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16 08, 2018

Staying Safe in the Heat: High Temperature Safety

By |August 16th, 2018|Health and Safety, Illness & Injuries, OSHA, Safety, Safety Culture, Safety Programs|0 Comments

There are several dangers associated with high temperatures. In excessive heat, the human body must get rid of excess heat while maintaining a stable internal temperature. Usually, the body has three main ways of cooling [...]

3 05, 2016

Using Near Miss Tracking to Increase Profits

By |May 3rd, 2016|Health and Safety, Incident, Incident Tracking, Near Miss Incidents, Safety Software|0 Comments

Using data from health and safety incident tracking to mitigate hazards and avoid future incidents makes your workplace safer and more efficient, therefore making your business more profitable. But did you know that tracking information [...]

4 04, 2016

Walmart Receives Serious Citations

By |April 4th, 2016|Health and Safety, OSHA, OSHA Violations, Workplace safety|0 Comments

By MikeMozartJeepersMedia (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons On March 15, 2016 the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued five health and safety citations and a resultant $118,800 in proposed [...]

25 03, 2016

Making 2016 Safety Goals with Safety Software

By |March 25th, 2016|Health and Safety, Illness & Injuries, Safety Software, Workplace safety|0 Comments

It’s already a few months into 2016, but there’s always time to either make new safety goals or review your current yearlong plans. You can choose to target specific hazards or streamline your processes, but [...]

18 03, 2016

NIOSH and EPA Seek Public Comment on 1-Bromopropane Standard

By |March 18th, 2016|Chemical Regulation, EPA, Health and Safety|0 Comments

1-Bromopropane is an organic compound that is sometimes found in manufacturing processes, spray adhesives, dry cleaning applications and degreasing activities. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) are [...]