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September 2017

80/20 Risk Management Rule

- September 29, 2017 by Philip Bivens, CSP (View all posts by Philip)
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Have you ever thought about how much time you spend productively at work? At the end of the day do you feel like you were busy, but didn’t accomplish much? If so, the 80/20 rule could be very useful to …  Read more …

3 Steps to Protect Yourself from an Active Shooter

- September 27, 2017 by Robert Harrington (View all posts by Robert)
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A business continuity plan, emergency action plan and natural disaster preparedness, are often considered as part of the overall operational risk management plan of a company. Sadly, in today’s environment we should consider the implementation of active shooter program.  This …  Read more …

Selecting High Visibility Clothing

- September 21, 2017 by Leslie Stoll, CSP ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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Employees struck by vehicles or equipment while working can lead to long-term injuries that can cost your company thousands of dollars in lost time and increased insurance costs. On large construction projects, its standard practice to have employees wear high …  Read more …

September is National Preparedness Month

- September 18, 2017 by Stacey DeVries (View all posts by Stacey)
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Natural disasters are front page news, from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma on the East Coast to raging wildfires in the West. ICW Group encourages its insureds to be prepared when violent weather breaks. Several other organizations also offer valuable resources …  Read more …

Machine Safeguarding Series – Part 4: Rollformers/Rollbenders and Turning Machines

- September 15, 2017 by Philip Bivens, CSP (View all posts by Philip)
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This is the fourth and final blog in the machine safeguarding series. This blog will discuss rollformers/rollbenders and turning machines. Rollers Rollformer machines’ primary function is metal bending, rolling and shaping functions. Rollformers bend a continuous strip of metal gradually …  Read more …

Hurricane, Flood, and Tornado Recovery and Cleanup Safety Tips

- September 13, 2017 by Philip Bivens, CSP (View all posts by Philip)
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Floods can cause extensive damage to property and equipment. The cleanup associated with floods can also pose dangers to employees that may not be aware of the risks. Since it is common for employees at all levels to assist with …  Read more …