Emergency Exits

 Emergency Exits Emergency exit doors depend on the size and number of employees at the workplace. The building code requirement for a workplace is bigger than residential house, so workplaces must have at least two emergency exits. Emergency…

Electrocution

  Electrocution Electrocution is an occupational hazard. Electrical energy is used to perform various tasks at industrial workplaces, so employees must be aware of the hazards it presents. Electrical injuries include electrocution, electrical…

Defensive Driving

Defensive Driving Everybody shares and uses roads together. It is the responsibility of all road users to be safe drivers and avoid accidents. Defensive driving entails making safe and legal driving decisions to drive safely and avoid accidents…

Christmas Travel Safety

Christmas Travel Safety Christmas and the New Year is the busiest travelling time of the year. Airports, roads, and trains can be crowded with people. Visiting family and friends is the most common reason for people to travel during the holidays.…

Aerial Work Platforms

Aerial Work Platforms An aerial work platform (AWP) is an adjustable platform used to provide access to equipment or to inspect above ground structures. Aerial work platforms can be manual or powered to raise or lower the platforms. An AWP…

Drug Free Workplace

Drug Free Workplace According to recent research, approximately 70% of illegal drug users are present in the workplace. This presence can result in an unsafe workplace, unhealthy employees, less productivity, more frequent accidents, and…

Disaster Preparedness

Disaster Preparedness Disasters can happen anywhere and anytime. They happen suddenly and often bring great damage, loss, destruction, or failure. Most disasters are natural disasters such as hurricanes, floods, earthquakes, storms, and tornadoes.…

Diesel Exhaust

Diesel Exhaust Diesel exhaust is a mixture of gases and particles produced by incomplete combustion of diesel fuel, and it is very harmful for human health. Exposure to high levels of diesel exhaust can cause lung disease. Diesel engines…

Dermal Exposure

 Dermal Exposure Skin is the thin layer of tissue that forms the natural cover of the human body. One of its functions is to protect the human body (UV radiation, toxic substances, etc.). Skin is a very important exposure route for many…