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December 2018 Blog Posts (35)

Safety tips for working alone

These are many farm tasks that require you to work alone like operating equipment in the field. However, there are preventive measures that we can take to reduce the risks while you are working alone.

if you think that the hazards of the this work inessential then you are mistaken . You could be hurt, have a medical emergency, experience a mechanical breakdown, become stuck or other adverse conditions. A major risk of working alone is the delay between an incident…

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Added by Alexandr Grigoryev on December 31, 2018 at 1:27am — No Comments

The 5 Steps to an Effective Lockout/Tagout plan

The Lockout/Tagout plan is most effective thing to save life and health your employees.

Here 5 steps to help you build an effective lockout/tagout plan in your facility

Identify all equipment

This includes creating an inventory of all equipment that falls under Lockout/Tagout regulations. And locating each energy source that is required to completely disable each piece of equipment. I is helpful to mark each energy source with sign, tag or label to…

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Added by Alexandr Grigoryev on December 28, 2018 at 6:32pm — No Comments

Do you have a fall protection plan in place in your workplace?

Did you know that falls from working at height are the single biggest cause of deaths and one of the main causes of injury in the workplace? While this is the case, you can minimise many of these injuries and even fatalities with a fall protection plan.

If your employees work at heights, you must have a fall protection plan in place. It's a legal requirement by the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA).

What is a fall protection plan?

A fall…

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Added by Alexandr Grigoryev on December 27, 2018 at 5:51pm — No Comments

Scaffolding Safety Tips

When it comes to safe constructions practices, scaffolding safety is a very important topic. When a building is being constructed, scaffolds are needed to facilitate the rising of the beams and support structures. They are either suspended by ropes or posts, and provide a flat area for construction workers to work from. These scaffolds need to be safely designed and implemented to ensure the construction workers safety. A poorly designed scaffold could lead to problems that…

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Added by Alexandr Grigoryev on December 26, 2018 at 11:12pm — No Comments

Drilling Machine Safety Precautions

The drilling machines are quite a dangerous machine when you are using them in your shop or workplace. Make sure you have the following safety tips at hand, so that you follow every detail on how to use the machine. When you follow these safety guidelines, you can be assured there won't be an accident. Accidents are not meant to happen. We are going to look at all the safety tips now.

Let's look at the pre operational checks first

Make sure your workspace…

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Added by Alexandr Grigoryev on December 25, 2018 at 6:43pm — No Comments

Top Causes of House Fires

Some tips are listed below to lower down the risk of fire in house.

  • Smoke alarm should be established and maintained in kitchen, bedrooms, garage etc.
  • Every month smoke alarm should be checked and batteries must be changed (twice a year) , as you…
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Added by Nakul Pratap on December 24, 2018 at 3:11am — No Comments

Essential safety equipment for working at heights

There are quite a few things you will need as far as safety equipment if you plan to be working at heights. As you start your job, ensure that you are trained in all usage of equipment, and that you are given the proper gear. Here are some essentials for working at heights.

1. Horizontal lifelines

Horizontal lifelines, or…
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Added by Alexandr Grigoryev on December 23, 2018 at 6:13pm — No Comments

How to ensure that PPE will protect you

If you look at the hazard control hierarchy, wearing personal protective equipment holds as the last hazard control. It is the last protection for a worker against particular hazard. However, there is no guarantee that the worker will remain safe from health risk, injury or even death when he or she already wears personal protective equipment.

If you think that new and expensive personal protective equipments will provide full protection, then you are absolutely wrong.…

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Added by Alexandr Grigoryev on December 17, 2018 at 5:36pm — 1 Comment

GWG- Nebosh Course Training in Chennai | Batch Photo Dec '18

Our Students successfully completed NEBOSH IGC, We wish them Best of Luck for their future endeavors, The Nebosh courses is very helpful for job seekers and Freshers, it will help the students get placed in a reputed organization/industry.

GWG also provides courses like…

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Added by Nakul Pratap on December 15, 2018 at 6:31am — No Comments

Emergency & Rescue Procedures for Working in Confined Spaces

Emergency & Rescue Procedures in Confined Spaces:

  1. Communication:
  • How emergency can be communicated or informed from confined space to outside so safeguard procedure can start? This might be the pull of a rope, a radio or a caution alarm.
  • Consider the communication more, while the premise are shut or in the time ends of…
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Added by HrishikeshRam on December 15, 2018 at 1:12am — No Comments

Nutrition Facts labels of pure maple syrup and honey

FDA Commissioner, Scott Gottlieb, has announced a major overhaul of the FDA’s update to the Nutrition Facts label on products. This overhaul, the first in nearly twenty years, is aimed at empowering consumers by furnishing information on Nutrition Facts labels pure maple syrup and honey that ensures greater accuracy and is more science-based. With this, the FDA wants to help consumers make more informed and healthier choices.

This update to the Nutrition Facts label has incorporated…

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Added by John Robinson on December 14, 2018 at 5:48am — No Comments

Steps To Improve Workplace Safety

Workplace safety is extremely important for each and every employee in the industry because all the employees desire to work in a secure and protected atmosphere. Health and safety is the key factor for all the industries in organizes to promote the wellness of both employees and employers.…

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Added by HrishikeshRam on December 14, 2018 at 2:17am — No Comments

Fire Protection safety Tips for Schools

While the number of school fires has decreased over recent years, they continue to be a serious risk for schools. Every year around one in twenty schools experiences a fire and nearly hour of faculty fires are started deliberately.
The short effects of loss of facilities and instrumentation may be calculated, however the longer-term…
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Added by HrishikeshRam on December 13, 2018 at 3:20am — No Comments

Pro-Sapien partners with LMS365 to offer integrated Learning Management on Office 365

Pro-Sapien Software, specialist providers of EHS software on Office 365, has announced its partnership with fellow Microsoft ISV ELEARNINGFORCE International to offer Training Management alongside Pro-Sapien’s HSEQ Innovate.

ELEARNINGFORCE’s product LMS365 empowers people through learning management fit for the Modern Digital Workplace. Managers can create, distribute, and track learning courses; employees can manage their own learning schedule with progress trackers, notifications…

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Added by Pro-Sapien Software on December 12, 2018 at 5:57am — No Comments

Food safety Tips During an EMERGENCY

In an Emergency. Find out how to keep food safe during and after an emergency, such as a flood, fire, national disaster, or the loss of power.Here tips for Prepare your pantry for a disaster, tips for feeding babies during an emergency.…

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Added by Nakul Pratap on December 12, 2018 at 5:21am — No Comments

Basic Tips for Radiation Safety

Most people are not conscious that radiation is part of our natural surroundings. Our world is naturally radioactive with sources of radiation and radioactive materials imminent from the earth’s rocks and soils, cosmic radiation from the Sun and outer space, and from the atmosphere, water, and food we use every day.

In addition, there…

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Added by HrishikeshRam on December 12, 2018 at 2:47am — No Comments

Does WhatsApp show compliance with HIPAA requirements?

WhatsApp! Can life be imagined without this app on our mobile phones? When we have at the tip of our fingerprints an app with which we send out messages on everything from a family outing to an earthshattering political development day in and day out; why should we expect healthcare information to be excluded from WhatsApp messaging?

One thing that is certain is that messaging about medical records on WhatsApp cannot be stopped. The fact that WhatsApp announced that…

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Added by Roger Steven on December 11, 2018 at 8:32am — No Comments

8 Ways to Keep Our Environment Clean and Safe

A healthy work environment is ideal when it comes to maintaining a positive outcome in a stressful atmosphere. The most important thing that influences employee motivation and happiness, and how productive and efficient they can be, all goes down to their working environment.

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Added by HrishikeshRam on December 11, 2018 at 3:25am — No Comments

How to Act Frist Aid For Choking?

The Basic First Aid course will guide you through your response in the event of an emergency. You will learn about the different First Aid procedure and Chocking and how to act during emergency safety tips.

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Added by HrishikeshRam on December 10, 2018 at 7:18am — No Comments

Electrical Safety Tips for Kids

Children are naturally curious and don't recognize the hazards of electricity. Teaching them the fundamentals concerning the facility of electricity and physiological reaction helps to stay them safe from harm. The subsequent basics of electricity are essential for children to understand.

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Added by HrishikeshRam on December 10, 2018 at 7:16am — No Comments

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Important of Warning sign 1 Reply

Warning sign is a type of traffic sign that guide a hazard ahead on the road. Having proper warning sign on the road provide a healthy environment.Continue

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

Workers paticipation in safety management 2 Replies

Workers paticipation in safety management is the aspect which is required to be implemented in the OHSAS 18001 2007 version. , I invite our experience community members to share their views on the…Continue

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How to improve safety culture of factories 4 Replies

How to improve safety culture of factories having mostly contract and casual ever changing workers for whom training and monitoring both are major issues. Such qorkers are mainly meeting accidents in…Continue

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[General Industry] What is your workplace's policy on headphones? Working on one currently. 1 Reply

I have been tasked to create a headphones (and cell phone) policy for my employer. I am relatively new to this company, but so far they've let everyone listen to headphones and mess around with their…Continue

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As a distributor of safety supplies, as a webmaster who is trying to sell safety supplies online, one of my main goals is to try to provide value above and beyond just selling supplies and product.So…Continue

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