Archive for April, 2017
 
 
 
Hazard
 
combustible dust
combustible dust
combustible dust

Combustible Dust 101

There’s no avoiding dust: it accumulates in our workplaces, our homes and even our cars. Many of us find dust irritating, but we tend to think of it as harmless. In the workplace, this misconception about dust can actually lead...
 
 
Safety Products
 
lamp crusher, lamp recycling
lamp crusher, lamp recycling
lamp crusher, lamp recycling

New Lamp Crusher Prevents Mercury Exposure in the Workplace

The Bulb Eater 3 is a machine that crushes bulbs, filters out the mercury using a five-stage filter system and stores up to 1,350 four-foot lamps in a 55-gallon drum.
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Compliance
 
traffic
traffic
traffic

Traffic Management in the Warehouse

As a safety manager, you are responsible for the safety of everyone in your warehouse: workers and visitors, vehicle drivers and pedestrians. You can train some of these people, but others you can’t. Consequently, it’s imperati...
 
Facility
 
Floor Markings, Storage, Stacking
Floor Markings, Storage, Stacking
Floor Markings, Storage, Stacking

Safe Stacking and Storage in the Warehouse

When we think of the safety issues associated with warehouses, many of us tend to think about the hazards involved in using equipment like forklifts or the dangers of lifting heavy materials. While these issues do pose signific...
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PPE
 

New, Improved Optifog Safety Glasses Prevent Fogging

According to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Statistics, an estimated 90 percent of eye injuries can be prevented by wearing proper protective eyewear. The problem is workers often neglect to wear safety glasses or gog...
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hazard
 
safety
safety
safety

Forklift Safety in 6 Steps

A forklift, despite being fairly small in size, uses a counterweight system to lift thousands of pounds, often high in the air. The technology may be old, but it helps worksites on a daily basis. In workplaces where employees n...

 
Safetyblog
 

Why We Rule – A Guide to Creating Rule Compliance In The Workplace

A Great Discussion On Compliance In The Workplace and Why We Violate Rules Rules. They’re everywhere. In the workplace, especially, they can also be critical to the safety of workers and guests/customers alike. Even so, r...
 
Facility
 

How to Start a Health and Safety Management System

Your facility probably has many written safety procedures—hazard communication or emergency response, for example—but do you have a comprehensive health and safety management system (HSMS)? OSHA mandates many kinds of safety pl...
 
Safetyblog
 

Bumper Stickers & More: An Introduction to Thermal Printing

How to Create Bumper Stickers for Your Sticker campaigns For everything from political campaigns to social causes and beyond, cars adorned with bumper stickers are a regular sight across the country. Regular stickers, even more...