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Safety Tip of the Week – Skin Cancer Due to Sun Exposure

Safety Tip of the Week – Skin Cancer Due to Sun Exposure

Overexposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun can result in a painful sunburn. It can also lead to more serious health problems, including skin cancer, premature aging of the skin, cataracts and other eye damage, and immune system suppression. Most people are not aware that skin cancer, while largely...

Weekly Safety Meeting – Skin Cancer Due to Sun Exposure

Weekly Safety Meeting – Skin Cancer Due to Sun Exposure

While some exposure to sunlight can be enjoyable, too much can be dangerous. Overexposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun can result in a painful sunburn. It can also lead to more serious health problems, including skin cancer, premature aging of the skin, cataracts and other eye damage, and...

Weekly Safety Meeting – Lockout/Tagout Safety

Weekly Safety Meeting – Lockout/Tagout Safety

There are many examples of people being seriously injured or killed by machinery and electrical equipment. Often, these tragedies happen because people carelessly try to repair or maintain the equipment without making sure its energy source has been shut off. Many times, the accident happens when a worker restarts a...

Safety Tip of the Week – Lockout/Tagout Safety

Safety Tip of the Week – Lockout/Tagout Safety

There are many examples of people being seriously injured or killed by machinery and electrical equipment. Often, these tragedies happen because people carelessly try to repair or maintain the equipment without making sure its energy source has been shut off. Most Common Causes of Accidents: The machine or piece of...

Weekly Safety Meeting – Hand Safety

Weekly Safety Meeting – Hand Safety

Hand injuries account for 80 percent of all occupational injuries. This is because the hands are engaged in almost all activities on the job. Can you imagine any occupation that does not make use of the hand? Hands are so important because of their utility. They provide us with the...

Safety Tip of the Week –  Hand Safety

Safety Tip of the Week – Hand Safety

Hand injuries account for 80 percent of all occupational injuries. This is because the hands are engaged in almost all activities on the job. Can you imagine any occupation that does not make use of the hand? Hand Safety Dos and Don’ts Make sure your workers learn and remember these...

Safety Tip of the Week – California Safety in Demolition

Safety Tip of the Week – California Safety in Demolition

One of the most dangerous times in any worker’s career is when he or she is working to demolish something. Demolition involves hazards due to unknown factors that make demolition work particularly dangerous. Hazards: Proper planning is essential to ensure a demolition operation is conducted with no accidents or injuries....

Safety Tip of the Week – Chainsaw Safety

Safety Tip of the Week – Chainsaw Safety

Chainsaws are efficient and productive portable power tools used in many industries. They are also potentially dangerous if not used correctly and carefully. Proper operation and maintenance greatly reduce the risk for injury when using chainsaws. Any tool powerful enough to slice through wood can do the same to human...

Weekly Safety Meeting – Chainsaw Safety

Weekly Safety Meeting – Chainsaw Safety

Chainsaws are an efficient and productive portable power tool used in many industries. They are also potentially dangerous if not used correctly and carefully. Proper operation and maintenance greatly reduce the risk for injury when using chainsaws. Any tool powerful enough to slice through wood can do the same to...