As it gets colder outside, it is important to revisit the safety measures that employers can take to make sure that all of their personnel remain safe this winter. Here’s what you need to know to protect your workforce from the dangers of cold stress.
When looking at your commitment to safety culture and your workers’ perceptions of safety in the workplace, it is best to examine your leadership style and safety management system. Get into the habit of thinking about the process of recognizing hazards and finding ways to control them. Here are 5 leadership strategies that can help […]
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently unveiled its preliminary list of the top 10 most frequently cited workplace safety standards for fiscal year (FY) 2021 in early October at the 2021 NSC Safety Congress & Expo. Check out our infographic below to learn details about what made this year’s list and help keep […]
If there’s a silver lining from the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s that there’s a spotlight on safety. With nearly 40 years in the safety field, Lorraine Martin, President and CEO of the National Safety Council (NSC), is passionate about helping people live their lives to the fullest—and that starts with being safe. As the world inches […]
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) unveiled a preliminary list of its top 10 most frequently cited workplace safety standards for fiscal year (FY) 2020 earlier this year. Check out our Safety Stand Down Week infographic below to learn details about what was on the latest list so your organization can avoid becoming the […]
Accidents are unpredictable and can occur in any workplace environment. To prevent irreversible damages from happening to your business and employees, it’s crucial to take preventative safety measures and conduct routine emergency drills to remain prepared. Ultimately, employees are your greatest asset, and should be treated as the number one priority in your business.
Transporting chemicals in bulk is more complicated than it may first seem. The supplier must transfer the chemicals in tanks to the buyer. Because tank trailers are made of several different types of materials, a suitable type of tank trailer must be selected to transport the chemicals to their destination. Staff must follow many Department […]
A construction site is a dangerous place to work. Between falling objects, heavy equipment malfunction and multiple tasks being performed at once, there are many ways construction workers can get hurt. That’s why construction safety is important. Here are the top five construction site safety tips for heavy equipment operators and other construction workers to […]
Unfortunately, it is not uncommon for confrontations to occur between workers and customers or other employees over protective measures and policies related to COVID-19, including threatening or even assault. This infographic provides a few tips for diffusing these situations.
The Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) reporting deadline is approaching. This infographic provides essential information to help determine if, what, and how you need to report..