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Overhead Crane Safety Procedures

Do you want to know about safety procedures for an overhead crane? Well, we will give you the tips that you have been looking for.

The toolbox that we will give you is awesome, and you will learn a lot about cranes and safety measures. We will talk a little about frequent inspections, ASME standards, and teamwork so you can get the most out of your safety procedures.

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Added by Alexandr Grigoryev on January 13, 2019 at 10:04pm — No Comments

Safety requirements when working with a chainsaws

The chainsaw is a standout amongst the most effective and profitable compact power devices utilized as a part of the business. It can likewise be a standout amongst the most unsafe. In the event that you figure out how to work it appropriately and keep up the foundation in great working condition, you can maintain a strategic distance from damage and also be more painful. Below are the safety requirements when…

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Added by Alexandr Grigoryev on January 8, 2019 at 6:01pm — No Comments

Workplace Hazards of Truck Drivers

The job of a commercial truck driver is one of tremendous responsibility. Truckers are responsible for handling large trucks and tractors/trailers on the road safely. When they fail to do so accidents occur and many are injured or killed as a result.

One of the most important factors in trucker safety is the condition of the truck driver. Drivers should be well rested and alert prior…

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Added by Alexandr Grigoryev on January 7, 2019 at 10:15pm — No Comments

Workplace Requirements In Relation To PPE

Personal protective equipment (PPE) refers to safety work wear, which its purpose is to protect the wearer from accidents and injuries. The purpose of such protective equipment is not just for the workplace, but also for activities related to sports and those that can cause harm to the body.

PPE on the workplace reduces the…

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Added by Alexandr Grigoryev on January 4, 2019 at 6:59pm — 1 Comment

When to use different types of personal protective equipments

The health of a human being is very important than any other thing. For this reason he/ she has to protect it in every possible way. How can this be done? Well , it is simply by the use of personal protective equipments. Personal protective equipments protect us from exposure to diseases, accidents and protects our bodies in general.…

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Added by Alexandr Grigoryev on January 4, 2019 at 5:10am — No Comments

The Role of Safety in Workplace Productivity

An organization that gives safety workplace of its employees can be rewarded by an increase in the productivity of the workers. This may be related to increase in output or in the bettering of the worker's performance.

It follows that a worker who is confident in doing his work may be able to perform better than a worker who is unsure of what he is doing. This confidence can be provided by…

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Added by Alexandr Grigoryev on January 1, 2019 at 10:01pm — No Comments

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?

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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

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Added by Alexandr Grigoryev on December 25, 2018 at 6:43pm — 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

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