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May 2018 Blog Posts (12)

Breaking Down the GHS Standard

The Globally Harmonized System (GHS) is a set of standards implemented by the UN focused on the classification and labeling of chemicals and other hazardous materials. Since 2012, OSHA has updated the Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) to align with the GHS standards. This system is meant to standardize and harmonize, ultimately keeping workers safe. The following are…

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Added by Jesse Allred on May 31, 2018 at 10:17am — No Comments

NEBOSH Course Training Fees in Cochin - Kochi

Start your profession with Safety officer get certificate with safety board such as a NEBOSH, IOSH and safety diploma courses it very important for safety side to authorized certification to valuable for job seeker and qualified safety people also. Green World group are providing 12 years supply Nebosh training in Cochin and many safety courses in India and Middle east…

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Added by HrishikeshRam on May 31, 2018 at 5:30am — No Comments

Is Welding Smoke Bad For You?

Welding fumes are toxic fumes which have different compositions depending on the materials that are being welded. This is why most of them contain harmful contaminants that can harm the lungs when inhaled. Limited exposure can still lead to debilitating health effects such as:

  • Lung inflammation
  • Loss of appetite
  • Fluid in the…
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Added by Jam Blanco on May 28, 2018 at 6:35am — 1 Comment

Preparing Your Home for Storm Season

Natural disasters happen ever year. Being able to protect your family and your home inside your house is critical to surviving storm season. Use this guide below to help create a safer environment in your home for you and your family.

How To Prepare Your Home for Storm Season from…
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Added by Timber Warriors on May 21, 2018 at 10:51am — No Comments

Rigging Safety Guidelines

Everyone knows there are certain best practices when lifting a heavy object. For example, you should always lift with your legs, not your back. The same principle applies to situations in which heavy hauling necessitates the use of rigging to lift especially heavy objects. There are numerous guidelines and best practices that OSHA recommends to help ensure that all heavy lifting takes place under the safest conditions. Failing to follow these guidelines and rules can create unsafe conditions…

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Added by Stevenson Crane on May 21, 2018 at 8:51am — No Comments

Get Rapid Prototype Service

Rapid prototyping (RP) is the practice followed to quickly create physical parts to use for testing the look, fit, and/or functionality of a design. Traditional manufacturing processes can take weeks or months to set up, not to mention cost thousands of dollars. That is why the process is so important. It not only saves time, but reduces cost in most cases.

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Added by Davi Brown on May 17, 2018 at 1:30am — No Comments

PPE for Construction Sites

Personal protective equipment (PPE) is required in a variety of different workspaces: facilities, medical labs, and even office jobs. Construction sites are filled with serious and sometimes deadly hazards. Employers are almost always required to provide PPE for those working on the site, and so it’s crucial to provide equipment that best suits your environment. Carefully assess the present risks and identify the needs of your work site. Is there constantly forklift traffic? Is there risk of…

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Added by Jesse Allred on May 11, 2018 at 4:44pm — 1 Comment

Nebosh ITC In-House Batch Training Aramco Saudi Arabia Company, Al-Jubail

Nebosh ITC in Saudi Arabia In-House Batch at Saudi Aramco Batch

GWG provide the best nebsoh safety training course in Saudi Arabia we providing the best training classes for many students in past 10 Years with provide assure job assistance for students and many students get placement in many job in middle east country we prove the best training in real-time training for students i very…

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Added by swethakumar on May 11, 2018 at 2:36am — No Comments

How Smart Monitoring Can Improve Safety in Power Plants

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In November 2017, a power plant explosion in Unchahar City in the…

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Added by Nicola Mills on May 10, 2018 at 4:38am — No Comments

A practical guide to protecting your business from crime

It is essential to protect your business from crime, with both cybercrime and white collar crime very real threats to your company. When looking to protect your business and staff from the threat of crime, there is a lot to consider.

Putting together…

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Added by Morgan Franklin on May 8, 2018 at 1:33am — No Comments

Household Chemical Guide

Household Chemical Guide created by SolvChem

Added by Mike Lange on May 3, 2018 at 9:30am — No Comments

Health Risks of Coal Mining To Workers

The mining industry is rife with dangers many of which cause serious health concerns for miners. These include:

Lung Disease

Blasting and drilling operations dislodge debris in the form of dust particles that are small enough to be inhaled. With persistent exposure, this can cause pneumoconiosis, a lung disease which is incurable. The silica in the dust…

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Added by Jam Blanco on May 2, 2018 at 4:30am — No Comments

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Workplace safety for workers other than your own 3 Replies

Do your workplace/traffic safety plans include safety measures for workers who are not your own employees? Do they take into account the safety of those who will be - or could be - at your workplace,…Continue

Tags: emt, paramedics, emergency, occupational, health

Started by John Petropoulos Memorial Fund. Last reply by Paul Lancaster May 28.

Imagine a technology which is an artificial muscle and is integrated into textiles...

Such a smart textile has huge application potential and can support people in many different ways. The garment would use haptic feedback (i.e. the use of touch to guide the user) or could serve as a…Continue

Started by Ulla Siegel May 28.

Green Smart Technical 800+ Turnkey Projects in UAE – Rope Access Company in Dubai

Green smart is an ISO 9001: 2015 QMS, OHSAS 18001: 2017 OHSMS, ISO 14001: …Continue

Tags: window, cleaning, services, facade, companies

Started by Manikandan Apr 23.

What % of Dollars should be bugeted for All Safety Training for a "Heavy Equipment Road Construction" company with 100 employees? 1 Reply

I have been at a Highway and Road Construction company for six months. I am developing a (first) complete training program. I am the 1st full time safety hire for this company. I need to develop a…Continue

Started by JTurpening. Last reply by Jen McDade Feb 19.

Technology and Safety 1 Reply

What are the most useful tools to have at your fingertips? -Toolbox Talks-JSA-JHA-Daily Reports, etc. What is falling through the cracks that could be an easy fix? Safety Managers, Coordinators and…Continue

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Started by Drew stone. Last reply by Jen McDade Feb 15.

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