Forklift Safety

Much of the equipment in use on work projects can create dangerous conditions for workers. You know that a few of these conditions are present at all times — any piece of moving equipment should be respected. When working around a forklift keep a sharp lookout...

First Aid

It’s an excellent idea for employees and for everyone to know first aid fundamentals: how to stop bleeding, start breathing, start a stopped heart beating again, and give any other vitally needed care until professional help...

Fire Extinguishers

Have you inspected your fire extinguishers lately? Are they fully charged, strategically located, accessible and ready for use? Or, are they laden with dust, obscurely hidden in some corner, affording a false sense of...

Electrical Safety

The following rules apply only to electrical installations used in your workplace, both temporary and permanent: 1. Extension cords used with portable electrical tools and appliances shall be of three-wire types. Grounds are never to be removed from the extension...

Work Zone Safety

Flagging Traffic Do you feel that the motoring public is out to get you? That if you don’t hop out of the way quickly enough, they will run you down? It is probably because many drivers take the attitude that we should see them and keep out of their path, just...