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Home and Office Heating Safety
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Home and Office Heating Safety

When the temperatures drop, the space heaters come out. Before plugging in or otherwise firing up your supplemental indoor heating...  More →

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Preparing to Weather Those Winter Storms Safely
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Preparing to Weather Those Winter Storms Safely

Some advanced preparation will go a long way towards keeping you, your family, and your property safe from winter’s icy...  More →

Related Topics: Winter , Weather

Compressed Gas Safety
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Compressed Gas Safety

This safety training video's topic is compressed gas safety - Pressurized containers of compressed gas cause around 5,000 injuries requiring...  More →

Seize the Season of Safety
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Seize the Season of Safety

My neighbor told me she and her dog have been watching a chipmunk-scurry from one neighbor’s bird feeder, across her...  More →

Related Topics: accident , awareness , Driving , hr , OSHA , prevention , pricing

How to Prepare for a Winter Storm
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How to Prepare for a Winter Storm

There are many dangers associated with a winter storm, from car accidents to carbon monoxide poisoning to hypothermia and other...  More →

Related Topics: Winter Storm , DISASTER PREPAREDNESS

How to Prepare for a Winter Storm
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How to Prepare for a Winter Storm

There are many dangers associated with a winter storm, from car accidents to carbon monoxide poisoning to hypothermia and other...  More →

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Workplace Respiratory Hazards and Protection
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Workplace Respiratory Hazards and Protection

You may not know it, but that headache you’re experiencing could be a result of breathing air at work. When...  More →

Related Topics: air respirator , awareness , Compliance , OSHA , respirators

11 Benefits of Sustainability in the Workplace
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11 Benefits of Sustainability in the Workplace

Nowadays, sustainability in the workplace is a strategic necessity. And the return on investment is well worth the time and...  More →

Related Topics: Innovation , emotional intelligence

4 Things “A Christmas Story” Can Teach Us About Cold Weather Safety
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4 Things “A Christmas Story” Can Teach Us About Cold Weather Safety

It’s wintertime, and in most areas of the country the lower temperatures have us shivering and searching for our warmest...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Cold Stress , exposure , online training , OSHA , PPE , safe work practices

Celebrate Earth Day With Health & Safety Institute
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Celebrate Earth Day With Health & Safety Institute

I remember when I was a kid, Earth Day meant that we would all be getting a little pine tree...  More →

Related Topics: earth day , Holiday

OSHA’s Top Ten Citations for 2019
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OSHA’s Top Ten Citations for 2019

These are OSHA’s top ten most frequently written citations in 2019, with the facts and the explanations surrounding them, as...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , Construction , exposure , fall arrest , fall protection

Protect Yourself From Heat Illness When Working Outside This Summer
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Protect Yourself From Heat Illness When Working Outside This Summer

Working outdoors this summer? It’s all about water, rest, and shade. Those are the words of wisdom from OSHA, as...  More →

Related Topics: heat , Heating , Heat stress

Protect Yourself From the Sun When Working Outside
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Protect Yourself From the Sun When Working Outside

It strikes when you least expect it – especially in the summer. As the weather gets warmer, so does the...  More →

Related Topics: Summer , heat , Heating , Heat stress

OSHA Recommends Water, Rest and Shade for Outdoor Workers
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OSHA Recommends Water, Rest and Shade for Outdoor Workers

For those who work outdoors, the next several months can be a difficult time of year as the weather heats...  More →

Related Topics: Courses , Water , Heating , Heat stress

Responding to Heat Illnesses
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Responding to Heat Illnesses

Last month, we talked about how to protect yourself and your employees when working in hot, sunny conditions. Sometimes, even...  More →

Related Topics: Heating , Heat stress , heat

Hydration Alert: Why You Should Drink More Water
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Hydration Alert: Why You Should Drink More Water

Not only is water a precious global resource, it is also the superhero of beverages – no question. Why? Because...  More →

Related Topics: Hydration , Heating , Heat stress

Safety Management Systems a la Disney
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Safety Management Systems a la Disney

It’s hard to turn off your hazard awareness radar when you’re a safety professional. I constantly find myself scanning for...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Compliance , exposure , hr , online training , OSHA , prevention

Tackling OSHA’s Top 10 Citations: 1926.451 - Scaffolding
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Tackling OSHA’s Top 10 Citations: 1926.451 - Scaffolding

The following is an excerpt from Tackle OSHA’s Top 10. Hosted by Chief Safety Officer Jill James, you can listen...  More →

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Chemical Spills
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Chemical Spills

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

OSHA’s Required Training Frequencies
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OSHA’s Required Training Frequencies

OSHA Required Training for Most Workplaces EMERGENCY RESPONSE OSHA REQUIRED: YES OSHA REGULATION: 1917; 1910.35 – 1019.38; 1926.159 This is...  More →

Related Topics: accident , awareness , OSHA , Training , safety training

10 Ways You Can Foster Better Compliance in the Workplace
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10 Ways You Can Foster Better Compliance in the Workplace

When I tell people what I do and I mention compliance training, the typical response is a groan, an...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , Training & Development

Hearing Protection
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Hearing Protection

Today's safety training tip topic focuses on hearing protection. Neither surgery nor a hearing aid can restore proper ear function...  More →

Summit Connect Made Easy
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Summit Connect Made Easy

In Tuesday’s blog, we talked about the LOOP Learning System in response to requests for information submitted in our recent...  More →

Related Topics: Summit , Connect

Pandemics — Ebola and Enterovirus in the News
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Pandemics — Ebola and Enterovirus in the News

We’ve been hearing a lot on the news over the last few weeks about two virulent diseases. Because of these...  More →

Related Topics: pandemic , ebola

New Zika Prevention Course From HSI!
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New Zika Prevention Course From HSI!

There’s no turning on the news without hearing about the Zika virus. What is this new virus and what do...  More →

Related Topics: ZIka , Virus

Back-to-School Transportation – Ride in Safety Style
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Back-to-School Transportation – Ride in Safety Style

Another new school year is about to be in full swing, and with 55 million children and young adults across...  More →

Related Topics: school , transportation

Practical Nonverbal Communication Tips
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Practical Nonverbal Communication Tips

Candy Cane Neck. That is the name I have given to a future medical condition of our youth. This is...  More →

Related Topics: Soft Skills

Fireworks Safety Reminder
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Fireworks Safety Reminder

Whether you’re the parent with a packet of sparklers for the kids or a dedicated enthusiast who stocks up on...  More →

Related Topics: fireworks , 4th , 4th of july

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 →

Fireworks Safety
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Fireworks Safety

To help you keep your family and friends safe over the holiday weekend, we're re-posting our blog about the best...  More →

Related Topics: 4th , 4th of july , fireworks

Customer Success
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Customer Success

The success of our clients is our top priority, which is why we help all customers (new or old) through...  More →

2019 OSHA Outlook
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2019 OSHA Outlook

1. OSHA Leader? The start of 2019 for OSHA looks like it could start without a confirmed leader. Currently Loren...  More →

Related Topics: accident , Compliance , OSHA

California Violence Prevention SB-553
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California Violence Prevention SB-553

HSI is the ONLY partner positioned to help businesses in California meet the following needs of SB-553 for a workplace...  More →

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

Roadside Worker Safety
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Roadside Worker Safety

Workers on roadway construction sites are exposed to low visibility, severe weather, and traffic from the road and heavy construction...  More →

National Safety Month: Workplace Fatalities and Injuries
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National Safety Month: Workplace Fatalities and Injuries

June is National Safety Month: a time for organizations to place a renewed focus on safety. For many workplaces, this...  More →

Related Topics: National Safety Month , Workplace Fatalities , Workplace Injuries

Fire Emergencies: Older Adults are at Increased Risk
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Fire Emergencies: Older Adults are at Increased Risk

A fire department in the U.S. responds to a fire event every 24 seconds, according to the National Fire Protection...  More →

Related Topics: fire

Fire Emergencies: Older Adults are at Increased Risk
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Fire Emergencies: Older Adults are at Increased Risk

A fire department in the U.S. responds to a fire event every 24 seconds, according to the National Fire Protection...  More →

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Spring Yard Work Safety
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Spring Yard Work Safety

With longer days and warmer weather, many of us are spending more time working outdoors on our gardens and lawns...  More →

Related Topics: spring , Yard work

How I Failed as a Safety Manager
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How I Failed as a Safety Manager

How I Failed as a Safety ManagerBy Peter Jensen Sr.Published on February 1, 2017Follow “Safety Pete” on LinkedIn I have...  More →

Related Topics: Safety , safety training , Training

All OSHA - Required Written Safety Programs
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All OSHA - Required Written Safety Programs

Standard Section Required Description Emergency Action Plans – 1910.38 38(b) Yes, if more than 10 employees Written and oral...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , Electrical , exposure , fire , Hazards , job , OSHA

NERC Initial Operator Training
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NERC Initial Operator Training

NERC Initial Operator Training for less experienced students. Many system operator candidates come from the power industry. However, there are...  More →

First Aid Treatment for Chiggers
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First Aid Treatment for Chiggers

We were recently asked our opinion on first aid treatment for chigger bites by an instructor who was teaching in...  More →

Related Topics: First Aid , chiggers , bites

Communication Skills Training in a World of Emojis, YOLO, and Ghosting
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Communication Skills Training in a World of Emojis, YOLO, and Ghosting

How is communication skills training different today? Modern communication appears to lack eye contact, grammar, and the use of your...  More →

Related Topics: Soft Skills , Communication

Celebrating National Thank You Note Day Throughout the Year
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Celebrating National Thank You Note Day Throughout the Year

National Thank You Note Day is officially celebrated on December 26th, but don’t you think expressing written gratitude is a...  More →

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Benefits of LGBTQ Inclusion in Diversity Training
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Benefits of LGBTQ Inclusion in Diversity Training

You might think diversity training is a one size fits all approach to get everyone working together. If diversity training...  More →

Related Topics: Diversity , DEI

How to Drive Corporate Innovation with Training
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How to Drive Corporate Innovation with Training

During the pandemic we saw examples of corporate innovation as companies pivoted to adjust to new business and operations...  More →

Related Topics: Training & Development , Soft Skills , strategy

3 Questions After the Greatest Safety Speech Ever Given
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3 Questions After the Greatest Safety Speech Ever Given

Paul O’Neill, former CEO of Alcoa, remains somewhat of an icon to the profession of occupational safety and health leaders...  More →

Related Topics: exposure , Safety , Training

I See You
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I See You

I see you. What does “I see you” mean to a safety professional, or to the workers we keep from...  More →

Related Topics: hr , PPE , Safety , safety pro , safety training , Training

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