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Winter Fatigue

- January 3, 2020 by Guest Bloggers (View all posts by Guest)
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Last summer, we published a blog about worker fatigue that focused on the fact that summer usually brings a higher workload for many companies due to higher construction demands in the summer months. Today, it was brought to my attention …  Read more …

Get Moving! Get Active!

- January 1, 2020 by Paula Tetrault (View all posts by Paula)
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A new year, a new you! I bet you have heard that before. Hopefully some of you reading this are doing what you can to lead a healthy lifestyle. For those of you who could use a little motivation, here …  Read more …

Carbon Monoxide – An Invisible Danger

- December 13, 2019 by Leslie Stoll, CSP, ARM (View all posts by Leslie)
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Winter is here and in much of the country that means cold weather. Often, this also means that doors will be closed to conserve heat while gasoline and diesel-powered motor vehicles, forklift trucks, air compressors, space heaters and pressure washers are operating. Any …  Read more …

Holiday Stress

- December 2, 2019 by Paula Tetrault (View all posts by Paula)
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With the Christmas season upon us, some of us can already feel the weight of the season bringing us down. The pressure to meet everyone’s expectations can deflate that jolly feeling faster than you can find a parking space at …  Read more …

Promoting Health and Safety among your Aging Workers

- November 9, 2019 by Ken Helfrich (View all posts by Ken)
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Every day, employers across the United States are faced with the fact that their workforce is aging. For years, employers have celebrated stable employment numbers and low turnover; however, the celebration has now turned to concern over how to protect …  Read more …

What a Stretch

- November 1, 2019 by Paula Tetrault (View all posts by Paula)
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Have you ever noticed that just before babies go to sleep, they often stretch? They do a full body—hands reaching as far as they can, toes pointed—all out stretch. Where did they learn that? Alternatively, have you noticed that when …  Read more …