Category Archives: Workplace Safety

11May 2016
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What do you get when you cross a pedestrian and a mobile device? A pedtextrian.

And an accident waiting to happen… Mobile phones and other electronic devices have become so commonplace, it’s hard to imagine how we ever got along without them. They are essential to our work and personal lives by helping us ‘get … Read more »

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28Apr 2016
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Your Mother Doesn’t Work Here: Workplace Housekeeping

An Organized Workplace is a Safe Workplace. Cleaning up after yourself is likely the best workplace safety advice your mother gave you. Of course, your mother wasn’t thinking about cluttered construction sites or utility closets so packed with cast-off furniture … Read more »

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22Mar 2016
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You Might Be Dirtier than You Think

Are you washing your hands the right way? Effective handwashing takes more than soap and water. Last week, we talked about cold stress and how to spot it. But cold weather and rain also increase the chance of getting sick. Handwashing … Read more »

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16Mar 2016
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Spring Forward and Keep your Workplace Safe

Effects of daylight saving time can leave you feeling sluggish and fatigued. Beep! Beep! Beep! You reach over to hit snooze. The alarm says its 6 a.m. but your body says its 5. This week, we entered daylight saving time, … Read more »

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