Frequent Rough Terrain Forklift Accidents

Frequent Rough Terrain Forklift Accidents

Frequent Rough Terrain Forklift Accidents Rough Terrain Forklifts (RTF) are designed to handle heavy loads on challenging terrain.  Thorough and proper training is required for any RTF operator before they set foot onto this heavy-duty truck. Most…
Frequent Skid Steer Accidents

Frequent Skid Steer Accidents

Frequent Skid Steer Accidents OSHA Case: An employee at a tractor implement dealership was cleaning debris from a wash bay using a skid-steer loader. This particular skid-steer loader was equipped with a manual seat bar as well as a pressure…
Safety Inspections

2018 Most Frequent OSHA Citations

2018 Most Frequent OSHA Citations At the October 2018 National Safety Council Congress & Expo, it was announced by Patrick Kapust, OSHA’s Deputy Director of Enforcement Programs, that they had released the 2018 Most Cited OSHA Violations. …
Blog - CPR Can Save a Life

CPR Can Save a Life

CPR Can Save a Life It is reported that 90% of people who experience cardiac arrest, will die before making it to the hospital.  Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) administered in the first few minutes of cardiac arrest can increase chances…
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Eye Protection

Eye Protection The month of May is Healthy Vision Month and one easy way to protect your vision is by wearing proper optical protective equipment for the job you’re doing and the hazards you could encounter.  The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics…
Fall Protection

Don't Fall Prey to Fall-Related Injuries

Department of Labor Doubles Down OSHA is committed to reducing the leading cause of worker fatality in the construction industry.  The sixth annual National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction will be held May 6th through the…
Strong Safety Culture

Having a Strong Safety Culture

Companies that have a strong safety culture enjoy strong benefits.  Accidents can leave people injured or worse, dead, and can cost companies thousands to millions of dollars. When Safety is at the forefront of your business you can avoid all…
Accidents Happen

Accidents Happen

Accidents Happen Injury and non-injury accidents can cause job completion delays and can increase the costs of whatever operation is underway. Most, if not all, accidents can and should be avoided. However, in the real-world accidents do occur.…
fire extinguisher

Don't Get Burned!

Fire Prevention - Don't Get Burned According to the NFPA there were 7770 structural fires in industrial manufacturing over the 2011-2015 calendar years.  That's over 4 fires per day! And office fires cause roughly $108 million per year in…