Fire Extinguishers

A fire extinguisher is a device used in emergency situations to control or extinguish small fires. It works by discharging a jet of water, foam, gas, or other material to extinguish the fire. All extinguishers at buildings and workplaces are…

Falling Objects

On site, workers can be exposed to injuries from flying or falling objects. These types of injuries can cause cuts, abrasions, concussions, or more severe ailments. Falling and flying objects or a concern especially when working with power tools,…

Eye and Face Protection

Many eye injuries occur every year at industrial sites, manufacturing sites, and laboratories. The highest number of eye injuries in the U.S. are caused by welding equipment, power grinders, and buffers. Some other tools, such as saws and drills,…

Lead Exposure

Lead (pb) is a heavy metal that is poisonous. It can damage the nervous system, kidney, and joints as well as cause birth defects or mental retardation. The most vulnerable workers to lead exposure are those involved in iron works, demolition…

Everyone is Responsible for Safety

Safety is the responsibility of everyone, everywhere. All jobs have hazards, so in order to make the workplace safe and prevent or reduce hazards both the employer and the employees must follow safety procedures. It is the responsibility of…

Emergency Eye Wash

Eye injuries are common at industrial workplaces. Many workers are exposed to a variety of chemicals, splashes, particles, sparks, dust, and flying objects. In an eye emergency it is very important to protect the employee’s eyes from further…

Crane Safety

A crane is a machine that can be used to move heavy materials. Cranes are often used in the construction industry when working with residential sites, commercial sites, manufacturing, and infrastructure. They can come in a variety of forms and…

Back Injury Prevention

Back injuries at the workplace usually occur while an employee is lifting, lowering, carrying, handling, or holding any object. Back injuries are a major health problem at the workplace, and they are very costly to the industry. According to…

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…