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CHEMICAL SAFETY

September 13, 2023

While many of us have completed the required hazard communication training, how many of us are taking time to read through our SDSs, or Safety Data Sheets posted around the…

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DRIVER WELLNESS

September 6, 2023

Driver wellness is not just about keeping drivers healthy enough to report to work. A June 2020 study by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) shows that poor physical…

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Silica Exposure

August 30, 2023

At one point or another, we have all driven by a construction site and noticed a big cloud of dust coming from an area where workers are present. That cloud…

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Hand Safety

August 16, 2023

We use our hands for virtually every task we do at work, and because of this fact, they are commonly injured on the job. Keeping our hands and fingers out…

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Sprains and Strains

August 9, 2023

Safe + Sound Week is a nationwide event held each August that recognizes the successes of workplace health and safety programs and offers information and ideas on how to keep…

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Emergency Preparedness

August 2, 2023

Emergencies and disasters can strike anywhere and at any time bringing workplace injuries with them. Employees may be required to deal with an emergency when it is least expected and…

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2023 Fire Extinguisher Safety 

July 26, 2023

When used properly, a portable fire extinguisher can save lives and property by putting out a small fire or controlling it until the fire department arrives. Portable fire extinguishers are…

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LOTO – Lock-Out Tag-Out

July 19, 2023

Many people have been seriously injured or killed by machinery and electrical equipment. Often, these tragedies happen because people carelessly try to repair or maintain a piece of equipment without…

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Trenching and Excavation

July 12, 2023

Excavation and trenching are among the most hazardous construction operations.  According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, an average of 54 workers die in trenching or excavation cave-ins each…

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Battery Safety

July 5, 2023

Our safety topic for today is battery safety, we will cover some basic points related to battery safety but there is much more discussion that could be had around this…

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