According to a new survey released today by Kimberly-Clark Professional, 89 percent of safety professionals polled at the 2008 National Safety Council (NSC) Congress have observed workers failing to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) when they should have been. "We find it disheartening that people continue to put themselves at risk by failing to wear PPE when undertaking hazardous tasks," said Randy Kates, general manager of the safety business for Kimberly-Clark Professional. "Despite… Continue
Added by Safety Training International on November 23, 2008 at 3:00pm —
your employees gives your company an edge in today’s competitive market. Online training and e-learning are providing more and more companies with the opportunity to train their employees more effectively and efficiently. Online training allows companies to thoroughly train their employees in engaging and interactive manner, and elearning provides the flexibility that is needed in today’s rapidly growing… Continue
Added by Safety Training International on November 22, 2008 at 8:37am —
Any good business knows how to make money. But any good employer knows the important role employees play in their business. They perfectly understand that one of their top priorities is keeping their workplace safe for their employees. After all, there’s nothing like taking a huge blow when one or more of their employees get literally hurt.
Whether your business is a construction company, a hospital, or a law firm, part of your management responsibility is providing a safe and… Continue
Added by Safety Training International on November 22, 2008 at 8:31am —
We all know cut protection is important - or there wouldn't be so many hand and finger injuries. But how do we get employees to wear gloves? Heck, often I can't even get my husband to wear gloves when he's working with wood and power tools. It's so frustrating! He knows he should but on some level he still feels it's "easier" not to. I'm working on him.
In the meantime, here's a fun game
designed by Ansell to educate people on why wearing… Continue
Added by Lara Kretler on November 19, 2008 at 10:06am —
Ansell provides several designs of Knitted Products that protect you from as little as dirty hands to a high level of cut resistance in Kevlar, Spectra, Dyneema, etc. I would love to help you find the correct hand & forearm protection. If you have questions or inquiries, let me help you...I look forward to hearing from you. D'Lynn
Added by D'Lynn on November 14, 2008 at 11:13am —
I have been downsized from my position as an executive assistant at Vanguard Safety Co. If anyone knows of any openings anywhere please let me know.
Added by Missy Stewart on November 5, 2008 at 12:13pm —
ENERGY DRINKS MAY CONTAIN ALCOHOL.pdf
\uaa href="http://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/398428881?profile=original">Alcohol In Energy Drinks (2).pptYour employees may be putting themselves and/or others at risk by unknowingly consuming alcohol on the job. See the attachments. Safety Matt
Added by Matt Blake on November 5, 2008 at 11:34am —