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Electrical Safety for Construction Site Workers

The first steps in eliminating and controlling electrical hazards in construction sites are to provide proper training and PPE to affected employees. Ground fault electrical shock is the most common electrical hazard in construction sites. With appropriate grounding, you protect both employees and electrical equipment.

Added by John Miley on September 10, 2008 at 11:09pm — 1 Comment

Safety Training

What is the best safety related training that you have attended? Why was it the best??

Added by Steven Addington, CSP on September 10, 2008 at 3:51pm — No Comments

Biggest Safety Challenge

What is your biggest challenge in the safety area?

Added by Steven Addington, CSP on September 10, 2008 at 3:48pm — No Comments

Culture Change

How are you changing the safety culture of your site?

Added by Steven Addington, CSP on September 10, 2008 at 3:42pm — No Comments

Re: Thanks for the notifications but I know you have a new price list every week

Is anyone else annoyed by the constant price changes in the market? I can't keep up!


- Missy

Added by Missy Stewart on September 10, 2008 at 3:01pm — No Comments

Best - Showa Dyneema 540D Gloves

These may quite possibly be the best gloves I have ever put on my hands.

I just wish that they could make the sleeves to do the same... but they wont coat correctly. Ah well.


- Missy

Added by Missy Stewart on September 10, 2008 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Multi Employer Jobsites

Should the GC or Prime be held responsible for Jobsite Safety?

Added by Kathy Coffey on September 10, 2008 at 1:43pm — 1 Comment

Networking

Hello safety community!



This seems like a great way to network. If anyone has any questions about MSC Industrial Supply or would like one of our catalogs, I would be glad to help. We are a world-class distributor of metalworking and MRO supplies. We have over 550,000 items in stock and maintain a 99% fill rate on orders shipped from our fulfillment centers. If anyone would like more information about us, please feel free to contact me at 801-904-1921 or email me at… Continue

Added by Connie C. Cottrell on September 10, 2008 at 11:17am — No Comments

Good morning!

It's nice to be here. I am an inside sales associate for MSC Industrial Supply in Salt Lake City, UT. We are a world-class distributor of metalworking and MRO products.

I look forward to talking with new people and making new contacts in the safety industry.

Connie Cottrell
MSC Industrial Supply
Murray, UT
801-904-1921
801-904-1919 fax

Added by Connie C. Cottrell on September 10, 2008 at 10:48am — No Comments

A good resource...

http://www.toolboxtopics.com/

Added by Safety Trainer on September 8, 2008 at 11:11am — 1 Comment

KSC

I can't tell you how much my degree from KSC has helped me in my career. If you want a career in safety, this is a great place to get your education.

Added by Safety Trainer on September 8, 2008 at 11:09am — No Comments

2008 Data Breaches Surpass 2007 Levels

The number of reported data breaches in the United States has already surpassed 2007's total; more states now require breach reporting; experts also say that the development of SQL injections made breaches much easier



According to a report the Identify Theft Resource Center, this dramatic increase in breaches is somewhat attributable to changes in state's rules about mandatory reporting (more than 40 states… Continue

Added by Jay Fraser on September 5, 2008 at 11:39am — No Comments

Safety Glasses

I have noticed a lot of people wearing prescription glasses thinking they meet the requirments for industrial safety glasses and have no clue as to how to assess whether they are industrial safety glasses or not!!! Has anyone else come across this?

Added by Powell T. Stevenson on September 4, 2008 at 3:21pm — 8 Comments

Fall Protection

Over the past several months I have encountered people wearing fall protection who have no clue about what they are doing. Most common is someone up 12 feet and tied off at their fett. They are 5'11'' or better with a 6 foot lanyard!!!
Has anyone else come across this?

Added by Powell T. Stevenson on September 4, 2008 at 2:35pm — 4 Comments

Videos and anecdotes

I've talked before in discussions about the use of silly, funny videos before, during, and after training to keep the associates entertained and also drive future training. If you would like to see some copies of videos that I use, email me at jbeck@srob.com and I'll share them. I'm sure many of you have seen and used them as well. Maybe you have some I don't. Let's make each other laugh.

Added by Jason A Beck on September 2, 2008 at 7:52pm — No Comments

Training Powerpoint

Some people have been asking for a copy of the Communicating for Safety Excellence powerpoint that was discussed in the Supervisor training discussion. I can't get it to upload correctly here. If you would like a copy of it, just email me at jbeck@srob.com. I'd be glad to share it along with other things. Thanks

Added by Jason A Beck on September 2, 2008 at 7:44pm — No Comments

SAFETY SLOGAN FOR WEEK OF JAN. 19, 2009

"Keep Safety First At Ansell" submitted by Tammy McGriff

Added by Marcia Whatley on September 2, 2008 at 4:30pm — 6 Comments

My website for those looking for gifts and incentives

If you are interested in checking out the gifts you can use for incentives, employee recognition, or to just make someone's day, go to www.spereira2.ordermygift.com.

Thanks!

Added by Susan Pereira on August 29, 2008 at 10:38am — No Comments

New to safetycommunity.com

Hello everyone, I am Susan from northern New Jersey! I have just joined this community after reading about it in Incentive Magazine. I am a consultant with businesses for gifts and incentives. I look forward to working with many of you!

Added by Susan Pereira on August 29, 2008 at 10:36am — No Comments

Hurricane Gustav and Info for New Orleans.

With eyes on the gulf right now.. it looks like Gustav might be headed more west. If you have friends in the New Orleans or ajacent areas.. I have a a great website from NOAA...:



Ecowatch.ncddc.noaa.gov/c-side.



This site provides direct linkage to local, state, and federal information as it pertains to severe weather preparation and monitoring across the Gulf of Mexico coastal region.



Please forward this info to anyone along the gulf coast. Remember… Continue

Added by Dawn Rodriguez on August 28, 2008 at 10:12pm — 6 Comments

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