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Halloween Safety Tips – On and Off the Job

- October 27, 2017 by Leslie Stoll, CSP ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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Common sense should mean that on Halloween, employees driving in residential areas will pay closer attention to their driving. But common sense doesn’t always prevail. Safety training should be conducted on Halloween as a reminder to all employees. Remind drivers …  Read more …

Flood Safety Tips

- September 10, 2017 by Dan Heinen, ASP (View all posts by Dan)
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As we watch the news and see the devastation from Hurricane Harvey in Houston, it serves as a reminder that hurricanes not only bring lots of wind, but rain (and at usually much more than we are prepared for). As …  Read more …

Caution – Oversized Driver on Board

- June 15, 2017 by Leslie Stoll, CSP ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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True or False: People who drive for their jobs cannot eat healthy because they are on the road all day long.    Answer: FALSE! There are days when I spend more time in my driver’s seat than in front of …  Read more …

Turn Around & Don’t Drown: Flood Safety Tips

- April 25, 2017 by Dan Heinen, ASP (View all posts by Dan)
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As winter fades away, temperatures rise, and the sun shines! We can finally stop worrying about driving in snow. However, with the seasonal change comes a new situation to be aware of: flooding. As the weather gets warmer and the …  Read more …

Safe Driving During Planting Season

- April 10, 2017 by Dan Heinen, ASP (View all posts by Dan)
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If you spend any time on secondary highways, small towns or rural roads you may have noticed that it is planting time for farmers and they are a lot more prevalent on the roads and in the fields. Farmers have …  Read more …

Don’t Let Spring Be a Roadblock on Your Travels

- April 4, 2017 by Dan Heinen, ASP (View all posts by Dan)
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With winter fading away, we experience the start of a new season – road construction season. This is usually designated by the sudden emergence of orange barrels that appear overnight out of nowhere. These barrels are usually accompanied by signs …  Read more …