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I Think I am Addicted to Soda

- October 10, 2014 by Guest Bloggers (View all posts by Guest)
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For years, doctors have been warning us with reports and studies that fountain sodas and other sugary drinks are bad for us.  Both regular and diet sodas have been linked to obesity, kidney damage, and certain cancers; regular soda has …  Read more …

First Response to Chemical Splashes

- June 9, 2014 by Tom Jolliff, ARM, ALCM (View all posts by Tom)
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When it comes to treating chemical splashes to the eyes, face or body, you only have a matter of seconds to render first aid before the injury can turn from minor to traumatic. Depending on how hazardous the chemical is, …  Read more …

Your Bobcat Skid-Steer Operators Need Safety Training Too!

- October 14, 2013 by Terio Duran (View all posts by Terio)
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If your employees are using Bobcat skid-steer loaders, make sure that they have been provided with the appropriate safety training.  Even though the Bobcat looks like a harmless, cute little bundle of joy, it can be dangerous if operators are …  Read more …

Ladder Safety: 3 Point Contact

- April 5, 2013 by Terio Duran (View all posts by Terio)
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One of the leading causes of death and serious injury on the job are falls from portable ladders. Whether you work in construction, manufacturing, or an office; falls from portable ladders can easily occur if you’re not maintaining a safe …  Read more …

Fall Protection – Scissor Lifts vs. Aerial Lifts

- February 11, 2013 by Guest Bloggers (View all posts by Guest)
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As a risk management consultant I am often times asked why do employees working on an aerial lift have to use personal fall protection equipment when those on scissor lifts do not? There has been constant debate on this topic …  Read more …