Tag 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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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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27Mar 2018
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Spring Forward With a New Issue of Safety News

Each year, Cal/OSHA issues more than 2,000 citations to employers for either not having an Injury and Illness Prevention Program (IIPP) in place, or not using it properly. These citations can be quite expensive, but are also avoidable. You can … Read more »

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