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

Step Ladder Safety

Step Ladder Safety   Most of us use step ladders from time to time at our worksites, in the office, or at home. Applying the following safe practices and a little common sense while using step ladders will help you … Continued

Swimming Pool Safety

Swimming Pool Safety Did you know that drowning is the leading cause of unintentional injury-related death among children ages 1-4? If you have a pool in your yard, protect your children (and those in your neighborhood) by observing the following … Continued

Poison Prevention

Poison Prevention A poison is any substance that can cause harmful effects in the body. Millions of people are unintentionally poisoned every year, and children under the age of six are at the greatest risk.   Poison Proof Your Homeā€¦. … Continued