Help reduce injuries by rigging up safely

Employers can reduce injuries during drilling preparation by training workers to recognize hazards and practice appropriate safety procedures. During the rigging up process, work crews set up the equipment needed for oil and gas well drilling....Read Full Article

Quiz: How much do you know about carbon monoxide?

The Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) recently issued a reminder to employers to protect workers from the hazards of carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning. According to OSHA, workplaces could be particularly at-risk during the winter...Read Full Article

Keep workers safe during winter storms

According to the National Weather Service, about 25 percent of injuries during winter storms result from being caught in the harsh weather. Employers can help workers prepare for emergencies by providing safety training and emergency...Read Full Article

NIOSH to provide free lung screening for coal miners

On Monday, February 25, 2013, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) announced it will provide free, confidential health screenings to coal miners in Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, and Pennsylvania. The goal of the screenings...Read Full Article

Evacuation safety tips for high-rise workers

Evacuating workers from high-rise buildings poses special challenges, but employers can help keep workers safe by preparing for emergencies.The following tips are recommended by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to help...Read Full Article

OSHA to consider updating construction standards

On February 28, 2013 the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced that it will hold a special meeting of its Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health (ACCSH) in Washington, D.C. on March 18, 2013 to consider...Read Full Article

FEMA urges nation to be prepared for severe weather

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has announced that the week of March 3-9, 2013 will be National Severe Weather Preparedness Week. The aim of this campaign is to inspire people to take steps to prepare for severe weather like tornadoes...Read Full Article

An introduction to OSHA’s Voluntary Protection Programs

Beginning in 1982, the Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) has demonstrated its effectiveness at building safer workplaces. According to the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), “Statistical evidence for VPP’s success...Read Full Article

Ensure optimum respiratory protection with 3M organic vapors / acid gases cartridges

Workers who are at risk of being exposed to hazardous organic vapors and acid gases need reliable, well maintained protection. Safeguard employees and keep respirator protection at peak performance with 3M replacement cartridges.     ...Read Full Article

Keep workers cool with TPI 2-Speed pedestal fans

Maintain worker comfort and productivity when temperatures in the workplace begin to rise with an industrial pedestal fan that circulates air and provides much needed relief.               The TPI pedestal 2-speed...Read Full Article

NIOSH to discuss respiratory protection for healthcare workers

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Personal Protective Technology Program (PPT) and National Personal Protective Technology Laboratory (NPPTL) recently announced that on June 18, 2013 it will host a special Stakeholder...Read Full Article

Protect workers using stonecutters and splitters

Provide employees using stonecutters and splitters with the knowledge, training, and equipment needed to reduce the risk of serious injuries on the job.        The Occupational Safety and Health Administration...Read Full Article

OSHA reminds employers of HCS training deadline

On March 15, 2013, the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) issued a reminder to employers that the first training deadline for OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) is December 1, 2013. By this date, employers are...Read Full Article

Advisory board to guide restoration of the Great Lakes

On March 13, 2013, the first Great Lakes Advisory Board was officially announced by the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The board was created with the goal of supporting the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI). The Advisory Board...Read Full Article

Complete heavy-duty tasks easily with flexible hand protection

Providing employees NS® premium shoulder leather palm work gloves with safety cuffs can help maintain safety and consistent productivity at any work site. Offer reliable hand protection to keep workers safe when handling heavy-duty tasks in a...Read Full Article

3M Push-Ins high-quality reusable ear protection

Keep workers safe from the hazards of excessive noise by supplying  3M E-A-R™ Push-Ins reusable corded ear plugs that provide effective hearing protection. Thanks to an innovative design, these plugs can be comfortably worn throughout...Read Full Article

Heavyweight green vinyl gloves are chemical resistant

Workers will appreciate heavyweight hand protection that provides excellent fingertip sensitivity. Economical green vinylchemical resistant gloves are made from industrial-grade vinyl and feature rolled cuffs for increased strength. These...Read Full Article

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