Tag Archives: workplace safety

18Oct 2017
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The Earth Quakes and the Building Shakes. Where is the Safest Place to Go?

Hint: it’s not the doorway. For years we were told to stand in a doorway during an earthquake, but that’s not the right answer. What about running outside? That’s not right either. With California experiencing on average 50 earthquakes measuring … Read more »

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03Oct 2017
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Ask the Expert-Safety Training Requirement

Question:  How often am I required to provide my employees with safety training? Answer:  It depends on which industry you work in. For example, if you are in the construction industry, you are required to conduct a safety tailgate meeting … Read more »

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21Sep 2017
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Protecting Your Workplace From the Flu Virus

We all know that getting a flu shot can help reduce the risk of getting the flu, but did you know it also can prevent the spread of the virus? And that can make a big difference in your workplace. Because, … Read more »

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31Jul 2017
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Heat Stress: Personal Lessons From a Loss Prevention Engineer

If you think you’re immune to heat stress, you might want to give that a little more thought. I, as a Loss Prevention Engineer, felt that way and paid the price one Saturday afternoon about six years ago. It was … Read more »

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