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Protecting Your Eyes from Digital Eyestrain

August 17, 2015 by Eric Schmitz

Protecting Your Eyes from Digital Eyestrain

Due to the high use of electronic devices, both in and out of the office, a new study has found that 70% of US adults suffer from digital eyestrain. Digital eyestrain is due to the prolonged use of electronic devices; in an effort to prevent workplace eyestrain, the following...

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The Important Relationship between Safety Culture and Senior Management

August 04, 2015 by Eric Schmitz

The Important Relationship between Safety Culture and Senior Management

Safety culture includes more than just the individuals on the shop floor; for true success it is necessary to implement a positive safety culture company-wide, starting with senior management. Studies have shown that the success of a safety culture is often linked to the sen...

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Auto Body Shop Employee Critically Injured

July 27, 2015

Auto Body Shop Employee Critically Injured

A Lumberton resident is in critical condition after an incident with a recreational vehicle that occured while he was performing repair work. Read the full article here .

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Massachusetts Car Wash Employee Killed in Accident

July 21, 2015

Massachusetts Car Wash Employee Killed in Accident

A recent accident occured at a Massachusetts car was when an employee was struck exiting a washing bay. Read the full story here .

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The Value of Safety Coordinators

July 13, 2015 by Eric Schmitz

The Value of Safety Coordinators

A positive safety culture is comprised of many things, one of the most important being a leader. A safety leader, commonly referred to as a safety coordinator, is the individual who is in charge of action items and facilitates change. In many companies, the safety coordinato...

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The Relationship between Productivity and Safety in the Workplace

May 11, 2015 by Eric Schmitz

Workplace is driven by productivity; while employee safety is important to company success, when productivity is called into question, areas of business that have a stronger obvious tie to profitability are often focused upon. However, when reviewing profitability, companies ...

Posted in: Environmental Health and Safety Tags: Correlation, Prevention, Productivity, Profitability, Safety, Success, Workplace Read More

OSHA Cracks Down on Electrical Code

May 05, 2015

OSHA Cracks Down on Electrical Code

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) fined the Jersey City trucking company, Xpedited Services LLC $63,000 due to 14 violations after an inspection of a city warehouse.  OSHA stated that the facility utilized cords in damp areas without damage protections,...

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Neglected PPE Policy Now Being Updated

April 28, 2015 by Global Administrator

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is working hard to correct outdated Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) regulations. Under section 6(a) of the OSH Act, the Agency was directed to adopt new national consensus standards, but failed to implement PPE upda...

Posted in: Environmental Health and Safety Tags: date, New, of, OSHA, Out, Policy, PPE, Standards, Updated Read More

Are Some Hand Injuries Unavoidable?

April 21, 2015 by Global Administrator

Last week we looked at some simple tactics to prevent eye injury. In this week’s final installment of this three part series on preventing injury, we will tackle hand injuries and ways you can significantly decrease the number of incidents. Click on the following links to acc...

Posted in: Environmental Health and Safety Tags: 3, Access, Avoidable, Eliminate, Force, Gloves, Hand, Hazards, Injuries, Injury, Part, Policy, Prevention, Safety, Training Read More

Simple Solution to Serious Eye Injuries

April 14, 2015

In last week’s, Easy Ways to Stop Slips, Trips, and Falls we looked at some preventive measures you can take to avoid slips and falls that lead to serious employee injury. In this second installment of our three week tutorial on preventing injury, we examine three items tha...

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