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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 U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, about three…

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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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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

Tags: safety

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

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