Sterile, Single-Use Gloves Maximize Comfort and Performance without Risk of Allergy
April 9, 2013, Iselin, NJ, - Ansell, a global leader in protection solutions, today announces it has added Touch N Tuff 83-500 Sterile Polyisoprene Gloves and Touch N Tuff 93-700 Sterile Nitrile Gloves to its…Continue
Added by Safety Community on April 9, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments
A Safe Workplace Doesn't Just "Happen"
We may not have control over so-called "Acts of God," but we can determine if there's a plan for employee safety in the event of one. Likewise, all the proper equipment maintenance in the world might not prevent a lemon from breaking down and throwing a rod, but proper employee training and…
Added by Maree Kyle on April 9, 2013 at 11:33am — No Comments
We are looking for partners to make a commitment to safety by joining our Wolf Pack. By joining the pack, you are committing to the safety and well being of first responders and your own workforce.
WHY A WOLF PACK?
The wolf is the symbol of the John Petropoulos Memorial Fund (JPMF) because it stands for leadership, loyalty and a strong sense of family. These traits are important when it comes to workplace…Continue
Added by John Petropoulos Memorial Fund on April 8, 2013 at 1:24pm — No Comments
Easy Safety School is proud to announce that we have substantially lowered our pricing for online HAZWOPER training. Now you can meet compliance and enjoy our interactive e-Learning safety solutions at all time low prices. HAZWOPER stands for "Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Standard". HAZWOPER applies to five distinct groups of employers and their employees. This includes any employees…Continue
Added by Henry Wilter on March 15, 2013 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Have there been mistakes made in your business operations? The answer is obviously yes. Whether mistakes happen while an employee is stacking pallets on warehouse floor, or while working on an assembly line out in the factory, mistakes are simply a part of life. There will always be some sort of human error value when humans are working, it is just human nature. However, there are tactics and tips to help avert mistakes or at least minimize the occurrence of mistakes. The term…Continue
Added by Tony Ferraro on March 12, 2013 at 5:20pm — No Comments
5s floor marking is a concept which is recommended to help improve the safety and efficiency of any factory or other manufacturing facility. The idea is that the floors of a factory should be clearly marked to convey valuable information to anyone traveling through the area. While there is no set guideline indicating exactly how the floor should be marked most facilities use marking tape or paint. The 5s floor tape…Continue
Added by Tony Ferraro on March 12, 2013 at 5:13pm — No Comments
In light of the new GHS / HazCom requirements, Easy Safety School is now offering a GHS and OSHA Hazard Communication online course. OSHA is requiring that employees are trained on the new label elements (i.e., pictograms, hazard…Continue
Added by Henry Wilter on February 27, 2013 at 2:30pm — No Comments
I will be chairing The OHS Leaders Summit, which is Australia's leading event aimed specifically at senior safety professionals. The summit will be attended by key decision makers and safety leaders of Australia's largest organizations. If anyone is attending I would be great to take the opportunity to meet up.
Deatial on the summit can be found at; http://www.ohsleaders.com.au/
The event will run from the 19 -21st…Continue
Added by Wayne Harris on February 9, 2013 at 4:40am — No Comments
Recently, a worker in a New England warehouse was found unconscious and…
Added by Henry Wilter on February 8, 2013 at 1:16pm — No Comments
These days what is considered truly ethical? It seems like the fine line between ethical and unethical is becoming a blur to many business professionals. In 2006, a study reported that MBA graduate students cheat the most on tests when compared to any other graduate non-business students. That is a pretty scary thought because people with MBA’s tend to enter the business world and some with a dog-eat-dog attitude may stop at nothing to win status and recognition and throw ethics right…Continue
Added by Tony Ferraro on February 8, 2013 at 9:56am — No Comments
Added by Ken Oswald on February 7, 2013 at 11:52am — No Comments
Driving any vehicle safely is a must. Driving a commercial vehicle safely, however, is without a doubt of the utmost importance. Any driver in the United States who operates a vehicle that weighs over 26,0001 pounds, transports hazardous materials or transports more than 16 passengers is required by law to hold a commercial driver’s license (CDL). Some of the vehicles that fall into this category are buses, tow trucks and tractor trailers (otherwise known as semis). Because…Continue
Added by James Clair on February 1, 2013 at 5:23pm — No Comments
January 30 2013, Iselin NJ – Ansell, a global leader in protection solutions, announces that its industrial and medical products have been delivered to Haiti in support of its community rebuilding efforts. Working with Child in Hand, an organization committed to providing integrated medical, psychosocial, and sports programming to treat and…Continue
Added by Safety Community on January 30, 2013 at 10:09am — No Comments
Added by Ken Oswald on January 28, 2013 at 10:27am — No Comments
ISQEM are now starting to add free OHS downloads to its website. We will be adding new documents including procedures, forms, PowerPoint presentations and other items on a weekly basis. It is our attention to make an internationalsuite of OHS documentation which can be adapted and used around the world in different countries.
If you would like to submit a free download…Continue
Added by Wayne Harris on January 26, 2013 at 8:09am — No Comments
Work places contain many hazards and it is essential that all employees and subcontractors maintain the highest possible state of alertness. Most companies have policies and practices to ensure workers are fit for duty. The use of drugs and alcohol will adversely affect the ability of a person to work in a safe manner; it decreases competency to a level that is unacceptable. Having alcohol or drugs in one's system or consuming these while at work is breaking the rules set out by most…Continue
Added by Joel Joshi on January 21, 2013 at 1:25pm — No Comments
Many customers contact us with questions about tactility. They want to know the definition of tactility and why it’s so important in work gloves. Below are some common inquiries and…Continue
Added by Safety Community on January 10, 2013 at 10:16am — No Comments
Bill Bennett of Ansell Protective Products sat down with EHS Today to discuss how managing cost-to-wear can trim PPE expenses.
How much does it cost?
These are familiar words as companies drill down through expenses in a continuing quest to improve the
bottom line. Whereas personal protective equipment (PPE) once resided…
Added by Safety Community on January 10, 2013 at 10:10am — No Comments
Lara Proctor, Director of Customer Marketing—Industrial for North America at Ansell Protective Products Inc, discusses how the needs of next-generation workers vary by age and also by personal preferences with Occupational Health & Safety.Continue
Added by Safety Community on January 10, 2013 at 9:58am — No Comments
Ansell, a global leader in protection solutions, announces that it has delivered thousands of products to community organizations in areas affected by Superstorm Sandy. The Ansell medical and industrial business units have made donations to aid relief and recovery efforts in New York and New Jersey.
“As a global company with operational headquarters in New Jersey, we wanted to take the opportunity to assist communities affected by this natural disaster,” said Robert…Continue
Added by Safety Community on January 9, 2013 at 4:28pm — No Comments