Ansell, the global leader in hand protection, introduces a new line of construction gloves specifically designed for the unique needs of construction trades.
Each construction trade is different and so are the hand protection needs of professionals in the field. Ansell, the world leader in hand protection, is now introducing a line of gloves designed specifically for the unique needs of construction trades –…Continue
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The University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute released a new report on fatal truck accidents in 2008 (last year data was available). A few highlights:
There were 4352 trucks involved in fatal accidents
February had the highest number of accidents (402), March had the fewest (297).
Almost 2/3 occur in rural areas in daylight.
85% occur in dry weather conditions.
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According to OSHA reports, the two boys were “walking-down-the-corn”, creating flow for grain emptying machinery, when the kernels suddenly assumed the nature of quicksand below Wyatt’s feet. The 8th grader began…Continue
Download newsletter here!We like to be a little bit controversial and strive for risk management radicalism. The feature articles in this issue are:
• Macondo: Lots of Analysis, Finally Some Action? – Has anything really changed as a result of the Deepwater Horizon catastrophe?
• Pain Threshold – Every organization has one, including yours.
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Peek-a-boo may be one of the first games your workers remember playing as a child, which is a good thing, because we all need to get the picture regarding the critical importance of eye safety. The National Eye Institute (NEI) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) devotes many resources to teaching children the importance of protecting their eyes."See All You Can See" is their website (http://isee.nei.nih.gov/) that gathers many…Continue
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When it comes to saving lives, efficiency is key. In order to make sure that protocols for life-saving procedures are up to date, the American Heart Association evaluates existing guidelines and examines available research every five years in order to determine whether changes need to be made.
The most recent updates for advanced cardiac life support (ACLS), pediatric advanced life support (PALS), basic life support (BLS) and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) were announced in late…Continue
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