Category Archives: Workplace Safety

15May 2018
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Digital Eye Strain is a Real Headache

The average American worker spends at least seven hours each day on a computer. That’s nearly 90 percent of the typical eight-hour work day. And, all of this screen time can be painful—literally. You can count me among those who’ve … Read more »

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09May 2018
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High Heat Advisory For Parts of Southern California

Temperatures have topped 100 degrees in and around California’s Inland Empire this week. As a result, Cal/OSHA has issued a high heat advisory for this part of the state including San Bernardino County and the cities of Palm Springs, Indio, … Read more »

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04May 2018
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Standing Down For Construction Safety

Falls are the leading cause of workplace injury and death in the construction industry. In fact, the Center for Construction Research and Training (CPWR) estimates more than 200 construction workers die from falls each year in the United States. And, … Read more »

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24Apr 2018
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IIPP Seminars Help You Develop Your Safety Plan

Each year, Cal/OSHA issues more than 2,000 citations and imposes fines for violations related to its Injury and Illness Prevention Program (IIPP) standard. Either a company doesn’t have an IIPP or they have one on paper but don’t use it … Read more »

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