- DEFIBRILLATORS & CPR: SCA Survivor Spreads the Word About Learning CPR
- RISK MANAGEMENT: Vision 20/20: Preventing Opportunity Blindness
- IH/GAS DETECTION: Combating the 'Rodney Dangerfield Effect' in Gas Detection
- HAND PROTECTION: ISEA 138: Raising the Standard for Hand Impact Protection
- HAND PROTECTION: Safety Professionals, 'We've Got a Problem'
- HAND PROTECTION: Helping Hands Keep Their Cool
- OIL & GAS SAFETY: In Gas and Oil, It All Starts from the Ground Up
- VISION PROTECTION: How to Simplify Eye Protection Selection Among Diverse Oil & Gas Applications
- SAFETY 2018 PREVIEW: Challenges and Opportunities
- SAFETY 2018 PREVIEW: Safety and Security in Sunny San Antonio
- ELECTRICAL SAFETY: Workplace Electrical Safety and Organizational Context
- HEAT STRESS: Beat the Heat!
- ERGONOMICS: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: What We Know
- TRANSPORTATION SAFETY: Improving Safety with Video Surveillance Solutions
- HAZARD AWARENESS: Going on Offense for Safety
- DRUG & ALCOHOL TESTING: Top Ten Mistakes Employers Make When Conducting Workplace Drug and Alcohol Testing
- DRUG & ALCOHOL TESTING: Prescription Drugs and Safety Warnings: The Impact for Providers and Employers
- EMPLOYEE GIFTS & INCENTIVES: Keeping Safe Practices Front and Center
"Keep spreading the word, teaching the public, and pushing for AED access laws in your communities. Stories like mine are the best teaching tools," says SCA survivor J.R. Bourne.
Although CTS is a strong driver of workers' compensation costs, lost wages, lost productivity, and disability, there is still a limited understanding of its frequency and causes in working populations.
When outfitted with the proper lens tint, workers benefit from reduced eye strain, enhanced visual perception, and increased safety and productivity.
The next time you are around any hazard, remember to focus on the presence of the hazard and not allow your mind to get lost in unrelated compulsive thought.
These systems are used for security purposes, but they are also used for much more, including operations, maintenance, and safety.
Different footwear materials have different pros and cons for workers in this industry.
The standard is specifically designed for industrial gloves and the special protection they offer to workers.
We humans are great at connecting dots when information is missing. The downfall of that is it leads to inaccurate assumptions, which lead to consequential actions, which lead us toward unplanned and often unwanted results.
Good safety practice requires that workers take responsibility for their own safety and that of their co-workers. But it's also important that organizations empower them to do so.
"It's important for young and new safety professionals to remember that success in the safety field requires a commitment to continuous learning. Don't ever reach a point where you think you know everything there is to know."
A particularly relevant session this year is the June 6 General Session, a panel discussion about preparing for workplace violence and active shooter incidents.
Employers can and should test employees for illegal prescription drug use and illicit drug abuse. Further, employers may test job applicants pre-employment and continue to monitor for abuse in the workplace.
Many workplace drug and alcohol testing policies do not define "refusing to test" and provide no disciplinary consequences for it. This is a serious mistake.
Your employee safety incentive program should feature job-specific goals and objectives that are clearly defined and measurable.
As new technology and ideas develop, you’ll begin to see many different combinations as customers think about what works best for their applications and ask for it in the marketplace.
Choose hand protection solutions via form, function, and fit.
Unfortunately for the individual user and the companies that mandate these monitors, there needs to be a correction. If not, there can be some dire consequences.
More air bags are scheduled to be recalled by December 2019, bringing the total number of affected airbags to around 65 million to 70 million.
All buildings and systems require resources of time, funds, equipment, and effort.
Cultures of today are a result of practices of the past.