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Techniques for Motivation – Dear Mom, I’m sorry…

- September 24, 2019 by Leslie Stoll, CSP, ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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How do you motivate people to work safely? Sometimes people don’t care about their health and well-being, and the outcome of avoiding an injury does not motivate them. Even the loss of a steady paycheck doesn’t motivate everyone. But one …  Read more …

Eye Protection

- August 20, 2019 by Paula Tetrault (View all posts by Paula)
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There is, without a doubt, a wide variety of personal equipment available to help protect your eyes. But how do you know which type is best for the job? Different types of hazards may require different types of protection, including …  Read more …

Prescription Eyeglasses and Sunglasses vs. Safety Glasses and Goggles – Are your Employees Getting a False Sense of Safety

- September 22, 2016 by Dan Heinen, ASP (View all posts by Dan)
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If your facility or job site requires protective eyewear, look around. Do you notice employees wearing prescription eyewear or sunglasses? While these employees may think their eyes are protected from flying wood chips or other dangerous debris—they’re not.  Standard prescription …  Read more …

Techniques in Training – 20 Minutes of Blindness = A Lifetime Worth of Lessons

- September 1, 2016 by Philip Bivens, CSP (View all posts by Philip)
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Most people take for granted having two functional eyes, but most have never experienced what life would be like without their vision. On a recent car ride, I wore safety glasses that had been covered with black paint. The purpose of the …  Read more …

Reducing Frequency, Likelihood, and Severity of Eye Injury Exposures for Welders

- May 10, 2016 by Dan Heinen, ASP (View all posts by Dan)
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The risk of foreign bodies in a welder’s eyes is unavoidable, but there are things that you can due to reduce this risk.  It’s critical to minimize the frequency, likelihood and/or severity of this exposures. In this blog, I will review …  Read more …