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Dan Heinen, ASP

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Dan Heinen services the Illinois area.

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Summer Begins

June 13, 2018 by Dan Heinen, ASP No comments

With summer weather here for most of the country, BBQ’s, ball games, weekend trips, time on or near the water and other enjoyable outdoor activities will be taking place. For some parts of the country, these are seasonal activities and …  Read more …

Preparing for the Season

April 30, 2018 by Dan Heinen, ASP No comments

Across the country, as spring struggles to stick around, many contractors are gearing for hopefully a productive, safe and profitable year. With that in mind, it’s also a good time to review your safety policies and procedures, ensure your required …  Read more …

Rebar and Other Potential Impalement Hazards

April 10, 2018 by Dan Heinen, ASP No comments

With construction season in many parts of the country getting ready to start up again, I want to address the simple topic of “rebar caps.” OSHA standard 1926.701(B) states: Reinforcing steel. All protruding reinforcing steel, onto and into which employees …  Read more …

Don’t Get Too Comfortable

January 12, 2018 by Dan Heinen, ASP No comments

If you follow any of my blogs you will notice I post quite a bit about hazards on the road. If you travel with someone or have a passenger ride with you, then this blog may be of interest. One …  Read more …

Preparing for the Unexpected: Travel Baggage Tips

December 13, 2017 by Dan Heinen, ASP No comments

Employees who travel frequently probably have the details about their travel down to a science. But when employees who travel on the spur of the moment or just travel for a rare seminar, they may not have such an easy …  Read more …

Fall Weather

November 7, 2017 by Dan Heinen, ASP No comments

Fall is fickle; you can easily go from sunny to rain to snow in one day. If you live in or travel through high elevations, the changes can be extreme and occur quickly. Recently, I was on a vacation trip …  Read more …