Archive for July, 2017
 
 
 
Safetyblog
 

Pipe Marking Standards

In many of today’s modern facilities there are many different products in use to help improve the way the facility works. Everything from water being used to cool machinery to acids, fire suppression products and even gasses ar...
 
 
Safety Products
 
mining, mapping
mining, mapping
mining, mapping

Improve Mine Safety with the Zeb1 Handheld Laser Mapping System

The Zeb1 is a handheld laser mapping system that allows users to walk through and quickly map indoor or underground areas such as buildings, mines or caves.
 
 
 
 
 
 
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vinyl chart tape
vinyl chart tape
vinyl chart tape

Vinyl Chart Tape – Ways To Improve Your Workplace

Wouldn’t it be nice if there was some cheap material that could simultaneously improve your board rooms, worker organization, and other meeting tools and spaces? Gee, sure sounds nice. Lucky for you, it also exists. It’s called...
 
Facility
 
safety signs, visual workplace
safety signs, visual workplace
safety signs, visual workplace

Safety Signs – 7 Reasons Your Facility Might Need an Update

Proper safety signage in the workplace can be the difference between an employee being safe while performing a task or getting injured. It’s true that safety training also helps prevent workplace accidents, but strategically pl...
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Hazard
 
Chemical Hazard, Chemical Exposure
Chemical Hazard, Chemical Exposure
Chemical Hazard, Chemical Exposure

Chemical Hazards in the Workplace and How to Prepare for Them

Does your company have hazardous chemicals in the workplace? If so, you’re required to comply with OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard, which requires you to develop day-to-day and emergency procedures for handling hazardous c...
 
Emergency Response
 
Hazardous Chemicals, Spill, Cleanup
Hazardous Chemicals, Spill, Cleanup
Hazardous Chemicals, Spill, Cleanup

Hazardous Chemical Cleanup: Steps for Dealing with a Spill

Despite your best efforts to avoid employee exposure to hazardous chemicals, if your company uses chemicals, it will likely experience a spill occasionally. According to OSHA estimates, 650,000 chemical products exist and 32 mi...

 
Compliance
 
Hazardous Chemicals, HazCom
Hazardous Chemicals, HazCom
Hazardous Chemicals, HazCom

HazCom: Simplified Program Ideas for Safety Managers

Many hazardous substances and materials enter the workplace, but some industries certainly use more hazardous materials than others. Even if your facility only uses one hazardous chemical, though, your company is still required...
 
 
PPE
 
flame-resistant, PPE, clothing
flame-resistant, PPE, clothing
flame-resistant, PPE, clothing

New Flame-Resistant PPE from Bulwark FR

Are heat, flash fires and arc fires possible in your workplace? If so, it’s important your employees have the proper flame-resistant personal protective equipment (PPE). Many companies require their workers to wear this type of...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Safetyblog
 

Cell Phone Workplace Safety

In the past decade, cell phone usage while driving has sprang up as a major driving safety issue in the United States and many other developed countries. Originally, teens were the primary target of anti-texting and driving cam...

 
Safetyblog
 

Strain, Sprain, and Ergonomics in Construction

Overexertion injuries are incredibly common in the construction industry, with thousands of hours of work lost each year as a result. In fact, these types of injuries, also called musculoskeletal disorders or MSD’s, accou...