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August 2016 Blog Posts (5)

How to Avoid Six Most Common Causes of Slip-and-Fall Accidents

Serious workplace injuries are far too common. In fact, 4,679 fatal injuries were reported in the United States in 2014. Not only can these injuries put employees at risk, but they can also affect company morale. It is, therefore, important to maintain a safe and healthy workplace environment.



Slip-and-fall accidents contribute significantly to workplace injuries. According to the…

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Added by Adam Willfond on August 22, 2016 at 6:30am — No Comments

Top 10 Things About Safety and Risk That Only a Handful of People Know



Here are 10 and a bit things about safety that I plucked from some recent blog posts, that singularly or collectively only a handful of people may know. Or, if they knew them, perhaps did not know them…

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Added by David Collins on August 16, 2016 at 4:34pm — No Comments

I'm just not that into safety anymore

I have spoken with a number of Managers over the past few months who have argued with me that ‘safety’ in our workplaces means that we must do everything we can to control people so that they do not hurt themselves at work. These people have said to me, “we can’t let dangerous things go untouched”; “we can’t let people make choices that may…

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Added by David Collins on August 16, 2016 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Workplace Safety Tips for Engineers, Foremen and Construction Workers

Workers involved in the heavy works industries, such as construction, engineering, etc., are constantly exposed to many types of hazards, depending upon the type of their work. According to the Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses conducted by the…

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Added by Aaron Ahlquist on August 8, 2016 at 7:30am — No Comments

Non Destructive Testing - NDT

Dacon is a rapidly growing NDT inspection company offering various services from Intelligent Pigging and API Inspection through to Rope Access and Risk Based Inspections with offices in Thailand, Singapore and Norway.

With over 400 qualified inspectors operating under quality and safety management systems born from the rigors of North Sea operation we are perfectly poised to provide world class quality inspections to you.

Dacon’s NDT services include but are not limited…

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Added by Sorn Pattamavorakunchai on August 4, 2016 at 11:01pm — No Comments

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Bullying at the Workplace Has to be Countered Holistically

Bullying at the workplace is a serious issue that can have major consequences for employees and the organization. HR has to nip it in the bud before it spirals out of control.Very quickly, bullying includes all or any of these:Swearing at other employeesHarassingHumiliatingThreateningAbusingInterfering in another colleague’s work,Intimidating, and the like.Bullying at the workplace, like violence, is a fact of life. At differing levels, it is prevalent almost globally. Having said this, it is…See More
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Workplace health and safety Signs 4 Replies

You cannot ignore the importance of safety signs at your workplace. There is no scope to underestimate the important to health and…Continue

Tags: Prohibition, Workplace, Warning, Signs, Safety

Started by healthandsafetysigns. Last reply by Jen McDade on Monday.

Jewellery policy - breakaway pins

Hello,Hopefully someone has come up against this, my employers have implemented a jewellery policy; its a bit over the top but they are keen on enforcing it.As is the tendency with anything…Continue

Tags: watches, heavy machinery, industry, Jewellery

Started by Brent Sep 10.

Secure Yourself From The Impending Danger 3 Replies

The most important thing in life is one’s protection against the impending dangers of life. While working or even at home we all feel the need to be safe because if we have good and safe life, only…Continue

Tags: coverings, Protective

Started by Enna Henry. Last reply by Jen McDade Sep 7.

How To Get The Safest Personal Protective Equipment? 2 Replies

Worried about the safety issues? Feeling a little concerned about the safety factors? Running a company and the safety problems are bothering you? Feel relaxed and look for the best safety solutions…Continue

Tags: equipment, protection, personal

Started by Enna Henry. Last reply by Jen McDade Aug 31.

Safety Books 1 Reply

Please view this brochure and let me know if you are ok with the condition before we can share full books of safety…Continue

Started by Binh, M.S, Grad.IOSH, MIIRSM. Last reply by Jen McDade Aug 31.

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