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Preventing Back Injuries in the Workplace
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Preventing Back Injuries in the Workplace

Back injuries are a common problem in the workplace. When discussing ways to prevent back injuries, the key thing to...  More →

Related Topics: Back Injuries , Ergonomics , back , injury , injuries

Head, Neck, and Back Injuries — Prevention and Emergency Treatment
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Head, Neck, and Back Injuries — Prevention and Emergency Treatment

From typical lower backaches all the way to the sharp pain of an accident-induced case of whiplash; head, neck, and...  More →

Related Topics: Ergonomics , neck pain , Back Injuries , back , injury , injuries , neck , pain

Lifting Safety
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Lifting Safety

Lifting heavy items is one of the leading causes of injury in the workplace. According to the Bureau of Labor...  More →

Back Safety
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Back Safety

In this safety training tip edition, we're talking about back safety. Back pain affects 80% of us at some point...  More →

Top Pain Points for Safety Professionals
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Top Pain Points for Safety Professionals

On a weekly basis, we speak to a lot of safety, quality, and environment professionals all looking to solve various...  More →

Related Topics: Safety Professional , Safety , injuries , control costs , Training , pain

Warehouse Safety
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Warehouse Safety

There are many types of warehouses, each with their own unique purpose, from distribution centers or dropship facilities to cold...  More →

Related Topics: warehouse , warehouse safety

Preventing Injuries During the Holiday Season
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Preventing Injuries During the Holiday Season

The months of November through January are filled with festive holidays. Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, and New Year celebrations provide...  More →

Related Topics: Holiday , Holidays

Rake Those Leaves, But Do It Safely!
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Rake Those Leaves, But Do It Safely!

For many around the U.S., autumn’s most visible calling card is the leafy debris covering our yards after the first...  More →

Related Topics: Falls , Leaves

Workplace Safety Training Videos
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Workplace Safety Training Videos

Our safety training video courses for employees help you meet training requirements and teach your employees how to avoid on-the-job...  More →

Risk Management Smarts: Retail Safety Skills Training
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Risk Management Smarts: Retail Safety Skills Training

Retail safety skills training is not only necessary for the well-being of employees, but it’s also smart risk management. According...  More →

Related Topics: Retail Safety Skills Training , risk management , workplace violence , Retail Training Courses , Slips Trips and Falls , Ergonomics , Back Smarts , osha safety training

New Courses Available From 24-7 EMS!
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New Courses Available From 24-7 EMS!

We’ve expanded the 24-7 EMS library with six new continuing education courses. EBOLA AWARENESS FOR EMS (course available online only)...  More →

Related Topics: 24-7 EMS , emergency care , First Aid

Stop Me If You’ve Heard This Before (Common Safety Clichés)
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Stop Me If You’ve Heard This Before (Common Safety Clichés)

Here’s a fun conversation starter for any safety professional: “What are your least favorite safety clichés?” Weeks ago, I asked...  More →

Related Topics: accident , Falls , job , OSHA , PPE , risk , Safety

The ROI of Online Safety Training
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The ROI of Online Safety Training

12 ways online training can improve your program and bottom line When evaluating online training, it’s important to look at...  More →

Hand Injuries in Construction
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Hand Injuries in Construction

A construction site can be a real epicenter for hand injuries. A 2011 article in EHS Today cites some scary...  More →

Related Topics: Hand Safety , PPE , Construction

Fatalities & Serious Injuries
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Fatalities & Serious Injuries

Join HSI Chief Safety Officer Jill James as she visits environmental health and safety professionals in their workplaces to explore...  More →

Ripple Effect: Exploring Serious Occupational Injuries and Fatalities for Positive Change
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Ripple Effect: Exploring Serious Occupational Injuries and Fatalities for Positive Change

Barrett:All right. Welcome to our webcast, Ripple Effect, Exploring Occupational Fatalities for Positive Change. First, thanks for being here. This...  More →

Machine Guarding
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Machine Guarding

Workers who operate and maintain machinery suffer approximately 18,000 injuries and over 800 deaths per year. ...and machine safeguards are...  More →

Transforming Safety in the Workplace: Successful Strategies and Statistics
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Transforming Safety in the Workplace: Successful Strategies and Statistics

In 2020, 180,000 construction workers missed work due to injury, causing delays, setting back schedules, and starting litigation. Construction companies...  More →

Ergonomics
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Ergonomics

Ergonomics. We’ve all heard that word before in a meeting or in safety training, but what does it actually mean...  More →

Hand Safety and Injury Prevention
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Hand Safety and Injury Prevention

Hand injuries happen in a flash, but their impact can last forever. Some workers lose hands; others develop an infection...  More →

Related Topics: accident , awareness , Compliance , Electrical , Hand Safety , OSHA , Workplace

New Safety Infographic! Free Download
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New Safety Infographic! Free Download

Workplace Safety: Protect Your Workers 13 WORKERS DIE EVERYDAY from traumatic injuries in the USA.OVER $95 BILLION EVERY YEAR is...  More →

Related Topics: fall protection , hazard communication , OSHA , Safety , workers comp

3 Things Linemen Can Do To Avoid Musculoskeletal Disorders
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3 Things Linemen Can Do To Avoid Musculoskeletal Disorders

It’s not uncommon for lineworkers to experience back and knee pain, especially later in life after they’ve been working for...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Compliance , Electrical , ewt , lock and tag , PPE , personal protective equipment , linemen

Lockout Tagout Training Saves Lives
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Lockout Tagout Training Saves Lives

An employee works to clear a jam on a conveyor belt, only to have their hand crushed when the conveyor...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , safety training

Protect Your Office Workers With Good Ergonomics
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Protect Your Office Workers With Good Ergonomics

While working all day at a computer doesn’t expose employees to the types of serious hazards found on a construction...  More →

Related Topics: Ergonomics

10 Ladder Safety Tips for Work and Home
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10 Ladder Safety Tips for Work and Home

The US ranks third in population but according to the World Health Organization, the US leads the world in ladder...  More →

Related Topics: Other , safety training , home

Setting the Record Straight on OSHA Recordkeeping
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Setting the Record Straight on OSHA Recordkeeping

If your company has more than 10 employees or isn’t otherwise exempt, you’re probably aware that you have an OSHA...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA RECORDKEEPING

Healthy relationships at work? Are you kidding me?
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Healthy relationships at work? Are you kidding me?

Dear 2017, I resolve to surround myself with people who fill me up, don’t suck my energy, respect me, and...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , online training , osha standards

Eye Safety at Work — What Can You Do?
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Eye Safety at Work — What Can You Do?

It doesn’t matter what you do for a living; your eyes are an important tool. Today’s blog offers some tips...  More →

Related Topics: eye safety , eye\ , PPE

OSHA and Worker Safety in Hospitals
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OSHA and Worker Safety in Hospitals

Many of our emergency care instructors are based in the broader healthcare field, especially in hospital settings, and today’s blog...  More →

Related Topics: Hospital , OSHA

The Role of HR in Safety and Compliance
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The Role of HR in Safety and Compliance

To date, there are 180 federal laws that mandate what companies must do to ensure the health and safety of...  More →

Related Topics: Human Resources , Safety , safety pro , safety training , Workplace Safety , Workplace Culture

Accident Prevention on Surface Mines
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Accident Prevention on Surface Mines

When Roy Mullins went to work on May 28, 2015 at a surface mine in Kentucky, he had no idea...  More →

Related Topics: accident , Compliance , mining , MSHA , online training , PPE , safety training

OSHA's Leading Indicators
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OSHA's Leading Indicators

*Note: This content is republished from OSHA’s 2019 publication Using Leading Indicators to Improve Safety and Health Outcomes found here...  More →

Related Topics: effectiveness , indicators , leading indicators , OSHA , predictive , preparedness , prevention , prevention of accidents , proactive

No Room for Silence with Workplace Safety
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No Room for Silence with Workplace Safety

Having a 5-year-old and an 8-year-old that know how to push each other’s buttons, I know the value of silence...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , lms , OSHA , prevention , safety pro

How to Investigate a Workplace Accident
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How to Investigate a Workplace Accident

You don't have to play the blame game. This is, unfortunately, a true tragedy, taken from the files of the...  More →

Related Topics: accident , fall arrest systems , fall protection , Safety

The One-Two Punch of Risk Management
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The One-Two Punch of Risk Management

Managing risk involves identifying hazard exposures, and reducing the frequency and severity of an occurrence (injury, damage, etc). The Holy...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Buy in , Compliance , exposure , hr , OSHA , online training , online safety training , prevention , risk , safety management

Adding Accident Investigation and Disaster Preparedness to Your Safety Mix
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Adding Accident Investigation and Disaster Preparedness to Your Safety Mix

It’s easy to think of safety training in the context of the machines and potentially dangerous settings of the industrial...  More →

Related Topics: DISASTER PREPAREDNESS , ADDING ACCIDENT

Manufacturing Safety: Learning from Expensive Lessons in American Industry
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Manufacturing Safety: Learning from Expensive Lessons in American Industry

An examination of recent OSHA violations at three American manufacturing facilities, with recommendations for improving safety conditions in your organization...  More →

Related Topics: manufacturing , Safety

HSI June 2023 Newsletter
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HSI June 2023 Newsletter

Your monthly digest of EHS, Compliance, and Professional Development resources & news for you and your business, with something for everyone....  More →

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Common Safety Clichés & Why They Aren’t Helping
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Common Safety Clichés & Why They Aren’t Helping

“He got his fingers caught; he’s in the ER.” When I took that call early one morning, my cell phone...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Compliance , fall protection , hr , job , online safety training , OSHA , PPE , Safety

How to Give Effective Toolbox Talks, Part 2: The Topics
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How to Give Effective Toolbox Talks, Part 2: The Topics

Constantly finding new topics for safety toolbox talks can be challenging. If you have a morning safety meeting every day...  More →

Related Topics: toolbox talk , toolbox , supervisor

How to Build a Safety Budget (Webcast)
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How to Build a Safety Budget (Webcast)

Barret Pryce: All right, let's kick this off. Welcome to today's webcast, how to build a safety budget. My name...  More →

How To Be The Perfect Safety Professional (5 Easy Steps)
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How To Be The Perfect Safety Professional (5 Easy Steps)

ROI: Have Return-On-Investment (ROI) data proving safety is a profit center, not a cost center.Ensure all possible job tasks have...  More →

Related Topics: return on investment , roi , Safety , safety pro

Workers Compensation & Workplace Safety: Making Dollars & Sense Of It
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Workers Compensation & Workplace Safety: Making Dollars & Sense Of It

In the second of a two-part series on speaking the language of company leadership to leverage safety efforts, HSI’s Chief...  More →

Related Topics: Buy in , Compliance , executive , hr , OSHA , workers comp

Understanding OSHA 300 Logs
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Understanding OSHA 300 Logs

Forget something this month? Not taxes. Not Valentines. Not Jump Rope for Heart. The OSHA 300 Log! You’ve got yours...  More →

Related Topics: 300 logs , Compliance , hr , OSHA , osha 300a , osha standards , Recordkeeping , workers comp

Don’t Fall For Scaffolding Safety Shortcuts
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Don’t Fall For Scaffolding Safety Shortcuts

In November, there were two major reminders of why fall arrest systems are so vital to the safety of those...  More →

Related Topics: accident , Compliance , Construction , Falls , fall arrest , job , OSHA , PPE , Safety , Training

Worker’s Memorial Day 2018
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Worker’s Memorial Day 2018

As a Nation, we’ve been marking Worker Memorial Week for 47-years. The number of people dying at work has decreased...  More →

Related Topics: Holiday

Online Safety Training FAQs: Return On Investment
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Online Safety Training FAQs: Return On Investment

When organizations begin to evaluate workforce training programs, looking for a better way to get things done, most are forced...  More →

Related Topics: online safety training , OSHA , roi , safety pro

15 Tips for Saving Money on Workers’ Compensation
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15 Tips for Saving Money on Workers’ Compensation

#1. Start Writing Your Safety Program If you don’t have a safety program, or have thought about starting one but...  More →

Related Topics: auditing , hazard communication , online safety training , Recordkeeping , Safety , workers comp

How to Make Your First Aid Class More Engaging
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How to Make Your First Aid Class More Engaging

While CPR and AED course topics provide ample hands-on learning and interaction, First Aid class topics are more lecture-based and...  More →

Related Topics: First Aid , Instructors

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