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Ergonomic Risk for Housekeepers

- July 12, 2018 by Brian Piñon
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Housekeepers are exposed to a variety of risk factors for musculoskeletal disorders. This blog will review common exposures and controls for reducing the risk of injury. Awkward Postures Housekeepers may be exposed to awkward postures like stooping and extended reaching while …  Read more …

Scissor Lifts: An Efficient Alternative to Ladders

- July 9, 2018 by Guest Bloggers
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If you’re in the construction business or warehousing industry, you’ve likely had an occasion to use a scissor lift to reach an elevated area. When this equipment is used in the manner that it was designed, it’s quite safe. It …  Read more …

Helping Keep Electricity Safe

- July 2, 2018 by Guest Bloggers
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Electrical hazards exist where there is need to provide power to equipment, lighting, etc. Electrical shocks can occur unexpectedly, at any time and often without notice. That’s why it’s often referred as the “silent killer.” Unlike a machine that may …  Read more …

Helping Keep Electricity Safe

- June 18, 2018 by Guest Bloggers
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Electrical hazards exist where there is need to provide power to equipment, lighting, etc. Electrical shocks can occur unexpectedly, at any time and often without notice. That’s why it’s often referred to as the “silent killer.” Unlike a machine that …  Read more …

Summer Begins

- June 13, 2018 by Dan Heinen, ASP
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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 …

Money Spent is Money Saved

- June 7, 2018 by Leslie Stoll, CSP ARM
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Company safety managers, human resources managers, and plant managers often have the responsibility of implementing safety programs and controls. Unfortunately, with many industries suddenly finding themselves back in a growth mode, it can be difficult to find financial backing for …  Read more …