Tag Archives: safety

Changing Workplace Culture to Prioritize Safety

What types of leadership actions and priorities help a culture of safety take hold at a company? While workplaces aren’t entirely defined by their leaders’ decisions, top-down attitudes do influence the day-to-day operational climate. Whether that is a positive or negative factor … Continue reading

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Courses to Help with Laboratory Safety

There are as many safety best practices applicable to laboratories as there are types of labs. Training is a great way to get employees ready for the risks they may encounter and keep conditions optimal.

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OSHA PPE Requirements: A Quick Refresher

What do OSHA’s personal protective equipment requirements entail for today’s workplaces? Protecting employees takes many forms, and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) rules therefore call on companies to perform several roles. Personal protective equipment (PPE) is an important … 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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Remembering the importance of lockout/tagout excellence

Lockout and tagout machine-guarding procedures are vital safety measures, but they are sometimes overlooked. Keeping a company in compliance with industry regulations over time should be a priority for managers at various levels: from the C-suite to individual team leaders and … Continue reading

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