31May 2016
Lauren Mayfield, State Fund
Lauren Mayfield

Think Like an Athlete! Proper Back Lifting Techniques

Use the Three P’s to safely pick up objects. Canes, pains, and automobile disabled placards are the potential result of poor planning when making a lift. You often hear “lift with your legs” as a safety tip for lifting heavy … Read more »

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24May 2016
Lauren Mayfield, State Fund
Lauren Mayfield

Can You Hear Me Now? Your Workplace May Be Too Loud

Find out with State Fund’s Guide to Hearing Safety  State Fund’s Guide to Hearing Safety Find out if your business needs a HCP, learn how to start one, and discover other measures you can take to prevent hearing loss. Often … Read more »

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20May 2016
Rick Ragsdale

Don’t Take Shortcuts – Be Safe!

Taking safety shortcuts to save time and money is dangerous. I was conducting a safety inspection at a large fruit packing house in the San Joaquin Valley. Like most fruit packing houses, this one had conveyor belts everywhere transporting fruit … Read more »

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11May 2016
Lauren Mayfield, State Fund
Lauren Mayfield

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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