Tag Archives: preventing workplace injury

13Sep 2016
George Tharalson

Proper Foot Protection Will Make You Jump for Joy

Boots are made for walking, but if you want healthy, happy feet, wear the right shoe for the job. We recently talked about proper hand protection, now we’ll focus on feet. If your job requires you to stand for long … Read more »

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19Jul 2016
George Tharalson

Get a Grip on Hand Protection

Handle with care on the job Stop right now and put your hands behind your back. Try to type. Try to answer your phone. Try to scratch your nose. Our hands are very important in our everyday lives and at … Read more »

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14Jun 2016
George Tharalson

Get a Handle on Forklift Safety

Keep Your Lift from Tipping Over When it comes to your forklift toppling over, your first instinct could be your last. One of the deadliest risks of driving a forklift is the chance of it falling over, but the instinct … Read more »

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31May 2016
George Tharalson

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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