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Check out our new post for National Ladder Safety Month. Check out the links below to OSHA ladder safety regulations and the NIOSH Ladder Safety App downloadable to iOS or Android devices. NIOSH Ladder Safety App: iOS: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/ladder-safety/id658633912 Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=gov.cdc.niosh.dsr.laddersafety&hl=en_US&gl=US        

Posted: July 26, 2021 |

Check out our video on holes. If you would like our assistance auditing your project,give us a call! 888-250-1830

Posted: June 29, 2021 | Tags:

Check out our video on good housekeeping. If you would like our assistance auditing your project, give us a call!

Posted: June 29, 2021 | Tags:

Construction work can result in painful injures that are sometimes treated with prescription opioids. One in four people prescribed opioids for long-term pain become addicted and opioid-related deaths are on the rise. In 2017 alone, more than 72,000 people died in the U.S from an overdose, over 49,000 of which involved an opioid. Overdose deaths … Continue reading "Opiod Use in Construction"

Posted: February 28, 2020 | Tags: , ,

Slips, trips and falls can result in sprains and strains, cuts and bruises, broken bones and more.  Slips and trips occur when there’s an unintended or unexpected change in contact between the feet and the ground or other walking-working surface. Download our Slips, Trips and Falls Poster! Slips occur when too little friction or traction … Continue reading "Slips, Trips & Falls"

Posted: January 30, 2020 | Tags:

As we begin 2020, now is good time to take a deep dive into your company’s safety manual. In a lot of cases, companies will comprise a safety manual and several years will pass without a review of their programs. And during that time new regulations are introduced, best practices evolve, and company operations change. … Continue reading "Safety Manual Review"

Posted: January 22, 2020 | Tags:

It’s that time of year when this should be at the top of every company’s to do list. Your OSHA 300A’s should be complete and ready to be posted on February 1st through April 30th. And for companies with 250 or more employees that are currently required to keep OSHA logs, and establishments with 20-249 … Continue reading "2020 OSHA Logs"

Posted: January 15, 2020 | Tags:

Download our 2019 OSHA Violation Poster! For the ninth consecutive year Fall Protection (General Requirements) is OSHA’s most frequently cited standard. Here is the full list for 2019! 1. Fall Protection – General Requirements (7,014) 2. Hazard Communication (4,170) 3. Scaffolding (3,228) 4. Lockout/Tagout (2,975) 5. Respiratory Protection (2,826) 6. Ladders (2,766) 7. Powered Industrial … Continue reading "OSHA’s Top 10 Most Cited Violations for 2019"

Posted: December 30, 2019 | Tags:

Employee training is paramount to the success of a safety program.  It is also critical that the training be documented, and files retained to ensure that your organization is audit ready. Employers have an obligation to put new employees through an orientation process and provide certain safety training before they are allowed to go to … Continue reading "The Importance of Training"

Posted: December 10, 2019 | Tags:

When we think of people whose inventions have made significant impacts to our world we tend to think of Thomas Edison and the lightbulb or Karl Benz and the automobile.  But in the construction industry we should thank Edward Bullard, because 100 years ago in 1919 he invented the hard had, which today is the … Continue reading "The Hard Hat Turns 100!"

Posted: October 29, 2019 | Tags:

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