Combustible Dust Explosions

Combustible dust explosions: Don’t ignore the hazard Between 2006 and 2017, 111 combustible dust incidents resulted in 66 worker deaths and 337 injuries in the United States, according to data from the Chemical Safety Board. So, what is a combustible … Continued

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle   Produce less waste by practicing the 3R’s: 1. Reduce the amount and toxicity of trash you discard. 2. Reuse containers and products, repair what is broken or give it someone who can repair it. 3. Recycle … Continued

Good Housekeeping

Prevent workplace Injuries with Good Housekeeping. Good Housekeeping in a work setting can help prevent injuries and improve productivity. Poor housekeeping can be a cause of accidents, such as: • Tripping over loose objects on floors, stairs and platforms. • … Continued

Sun Safety Tips

Sun Safety Tips Beside the immediate effect of sunburn, excessive exposure to UV radiation over time can cause skin cancer, eye damage, immune system suppression, and premature again. Protect yourself from the sun. Use a broad-spectrum sunscreen that protects against … Continued

Prevent Eye Injuries

Prevent Eye Injuries There are 500,000 eye injuries every year in the United States. The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that American businesses spend $450 billion each year on about 70,000 workplace eye injuries. The majority of these injuries occur … Continued

Prevent Heat Stress

Prevent Heat Stress The term “heat stress” refers to a group of heat-related illnesses that include heat cramps, heat exhaustion, and heat stroke, which can be fatal.   The following precautions can be taken to prevent heat-related illnesses: Never leave … Continued

Your Safety Attitude

Your Safety Attitude A good attitude toward safety is key to preventing unnecessary incidents and injuries. Your attitude affects your safety and the safety of everyone around you, whether you are at work or at home. WHAT IS A GOOD … Continued

Sports Safety Tips

Sports Safety Tips   Playing sports is a great way to have fun and stay in shape. Whatever sport is yours, be sure to play it safely, so you can stay in the game and off the sidelines.   Warm … Continued

Exercise with Care

Exercise with Care Exercise is a major element in every fitness plan. However; it is important that you exercise safely if you want to reap the benefits of any active workout. Check with your doctor before starting any exercise program. … Continued