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Safety Tip of the Week – The Deadly Dozen

Safety Tip of the Week – The Deadly Dozen

The Deadly Dozen Unsafe Acts: Unauthorized use or operation of equipment; Failure to secure or tie down materials to prevent unexpected movement; Working or operating equipment too fast; Failure to issue warnings or signals as required; Using defective tools or equipment; Removing guards; Improperly using tools or equipment; Standing in an...

Weekly Safety Meeting – Deadly Dozen

Weekly Safety Meeting – Deadly Dozen

The Deadly Dozen We have often heard of the “Daily Dozen” with regard to proper exercise and maintaining good health. The “Daily Dozen” has a counterpart known as the “Deadly Dozen,” an idea applicable to safety on the job, and which also has an important bearing on health and welfare....

Weekly Safety Meeting – Accident Prevention

Weekly Safety Meeting – Accident Prevention

Accident Prevention Consider this statistic: 80 out of every 100 accidents are the fault of the person involved in the incident. Unsafe acts cause four times as many accidents & injuries as unsafe conditions. Accidents occur for many reasons. In most industries people tend to look for “things” to blame...

Safety Tip of the Week – Accident Prevention

Safety Tip of the Week – Accident Prevention

Accident Prevention Consider this statistic: 80 out of every 100 accidents are the fault of the person involved in the incident. Although employers are required by law to provide a safe and healthful workplace, it is up to you to be aware of your work environment and follow safe work...