Tag Archives: OSHA

Coping with Temperature Stress: How to Adapt to Extreme Cold and Heat

Extreme heat and cold are potentially hazardous workplace conditions, and leaders must defend their employees against such environments. Thinking about safety on the job, a few hazards come immediately to mind: Heights, potentially dangerous substances, slippery floors, and other environmental … Continue reading

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Mastering Fire Safety and Extinguisher Maintenance

What does it take to meet – and exceed – OSHA fire safety requirements? Company leadership means keeping every employee safe and ensuring the work environment is up to standards. While some particulars will change based on industry, location or … Continue reading

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4 Safety Blind Spots to Consider in Your Office

Working in an office environment doesn’t present the same obvious dangers as staffing a factory floor or a construction site. This may lead to complacency on the part of managers. Accidents in the workplace may occur at any time, but … Continue reading

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Power Tool Safety: Is Your Company Up To Standards?

Are your employees using power tools in a safe and approved manner? Power tools are a curious part of any professional environment. They’re so common and integral to day-to-day tasks that it’s easy to take them for granted. However, that … Continue reading

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Don’t neglect ladder safety training

Ladders seem like simple, everyday items but they’re governed by specific and important OSHA rules. Ladders are a special category among workplace equipment with specific security instructions. On one hand, it’s clear how they can pose a threat to employee … Continue reading

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