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Fall Arrest Systems
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Fall Arrest Systems

It might not seem like a topic that needs safety training, but falls are a major source of injury for...  More →

Personal Fall Arrest Systems
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Personal Fall Arrest Systems

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

Safe Use of Personal Fall Arrest Systems
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Safe Use of Personal Fall Arrest Systems

On OSHA’s website you can find a “Quick Card” listing the top four construction hazards, and ways to protect against...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Compliance , fall arrest , fall protection , Falls , OSHA

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

False Fall Protection
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False Fall Protection

What’s the hazard here? Fall hazard. When employees are exposed to falls of greater than 4-feet in general industry settings...  More →

Related Topics: fall protection , Safety

How To Put On A Fall Protection Harness The Right Way
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How To Put On A Fall Protection Harness The Right Way

In the construction industry, working at heights is a standard part of the job. But with increased height also comes...  More →

Related Topics: Construction , Falls , fall arrest , PPE , OSHA

Protecting Against the Top 4 Construction Hazards
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Protecting Against the Top 4 Construction Hazards

On OSHA’s website you can find a “Quick Card” listing the top four construction hazards, and ways to protect against...  More →

Related Topics: Construction , awareness , exposure , fall arrest , Training , OSHA , PPE , personal protective equipment

Resources to Help You Avoid OSHA’s Top 10 Most-Cited Violations
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Resources to Help You Avoid OSHA’s Top 10 Most-Cited Violations

OSHA’s list of the top 10 most frequently cited violations hasn’t changed much in the past years. But, according to...  More →

Related Topics: accident , awareness , Compliance , Construction , Electrical , fall arrest , OSHA , risk , Training

Fall Protection – Construct Safety at Your Site!
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Fall Protection – Construct Safety at Your Site!

In the workplace, the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) reports that fall protection had nearly $20 million in penalties...  More →

Related Topics: Fall proctection , fall prevention

Q & A: Ladders, Bucket Trucks, and Scaffolding
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Q & A: Ladders, Bucket Trucks, and Scaffolding

Questions: (1) “Can you stand on a two sided ladder over the top with a leg on each side?” Answer...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Compliance , fall arrest , Falls , hr , OSHA , Ladders

Q & A: Walking-Working Surfaces Final Rule
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Q & A: Walking-Working Surfaces Final Rule

Question: “What are the new training requirements in 1910.30? I don't understand who I'm supposed to train and what I'm...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , online safety training , osha standards , Training

Duty to Have Fall Protection
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Duty to Have Fall Protection

What’s the hazard? Use your laser focus and zoom in on the person working at the top. Do you notice...  More →

Related Topics: fall arrest , fall protection , hr , nsg , PPE , personal protective equipment

Q & A: Two Hands on a Ladder? 1910.21 - 1910.30—Walking Working Surfaces
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Q & A: Two Hands on a Ladder? 1910.21 - 1910.30—Walking Working Surfaces

Question: “Can you work on a ladder that is above the height required for fall protection? If yes, can you...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , Construction , fall arrest , fall protection , Safety , OSHA

All About OSHA's "Focus Four" Construction Hazards
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All About OSHA's "Focus Four" Construction Hazards

In the construction industry, certain hazards are present every day on the job site. To better understand and avoid these...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Compliance , online safety training , OSHA , osha standards , PPE , Training

Unsafe Behaviors
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Unsafe Behaviors

What’s the hazard here? The employee is working from an unprotected side or edge without benefit of a fall protection...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , fall protection , osha standards , safety training , online safety training

Guardrail Systems
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Guardrail Systems

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

Deadly Falls and Construction Work
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Deadly Falls and Construction Work

Most employees in the EHS realm know that falls are among the most serious of workplace accidents. A new database...  More →

Related Topics: Falls

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

Fatal Four Construction Hazards
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Fatal Four Construction Hazards

This week's safety training tip's topic are the Fatal Four Construction Hazards. Construction industry jobs are high-risk. Falling, being struck-by...  More →

Tackling OSHA’s Top 10 Citations: 1926.501 - Fall Protection
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Tackling OSHA’s Top 10 Citations: 1926.501 - Fall Protection

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

Related Topics: OSHA

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

Answers From The Expert
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Answers From The Expert

Q Who is this? A My name is Jill. I work for HSI Learning Systems as Chief Safety Officer. We...  More →

Related Topics: ask the cso , ask the expert , PPE , Falls , Safety , OSHA , hr , job , safety pro

Quick Guide to HAZWOPER Training
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Quick Guide to HAZWOPER Training

Exposure to hazardous chemicals can cause a variety of health and safety risks, including chemical burns, fires, explosions, and other...  More →

Related Topics: hazwoper , hazwoper training , hazwoper refresher training , online hazwoper training , hazwoper 24 hour training , hazwoper 48 hour training , hazardous chemicals

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

Stand-down for Fall Prevention
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Stand-down for Fall Prevention

While preventing falls where workers use ladders and lifts to carry out their job duties is a year-round task for...  More →

Related Topics: Falls , Fall proctection , fall prevention

Unprotected Wall Openings
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Unprotected Wall Openings

What’s the hazard here? Both employees are exposed to a fall hazard. Both, really? It seems obvious the person standing...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , Construction , exposure , fall arrest , Falls , hr , job , nsg

Floor Loading Protection
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Floor Loading Protection

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

HSI January Newsletter
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HSI January Newsletter

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

Related Topics: newsletter , safety pro , Safety , Health , health and safety , safety training

HSI November Newsletter
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HSI November Newsletter

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

Related Topics: newsletter , safety pro , Safety , Health , health and safety , safety training

How To Use An AED Device
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How To Use An AED Device

Automated external defibrillators, otherwise known as AEDs can help save lives during sudden cardiac arrest with the proper safety training...  More →

HSI September Newsletter 2021
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HSI September Newsletter 2021

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

Related Topics: Analytics Dashboard , Peer Rating , Container , OSHA , tool

Improve Your Heart Health by Reducing Stress
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Improve Your Heart Health by Reducing Stress

Our bodies are designed to handle shorts bursts of stress, such as worries about meeting a deadline or dealing with...  More →

Related Topics: heart health , Stress

Improve Your Heart Health by Reducing Stress
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Improve Your Heart Health by Reducing Stress

Our bodies are designed to handle shorts bursts of stress, such as worries about meeting a deadline or dealing with...  More →

Related Topics: heart health , Stress

First Responder Continuing Education Training: Courses and Subscriptions
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First Responder Continuing Education Training: Courses and Subscriptions

EMS Continuing Education (CE) requirements can be time-consuming and costly for first responders and their agencies or departments. But with...  More →

Related Topics: First responder , 24-7 EMS , 24-7 FIRE , Continuing Education

AED Trainers & Supplies
Emergency Care

AED Trainers & Supplies

AED trainers mimic all features and prompts of existing live Automated External Defibrillators. They are used in AED training courses...  More →

Sudden Cardiac Arrest vs. Heart Attack: What's the Difference?
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Sudden Cardiac Arrest vs. Heart Attack: What's the Difference?

Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month is right around the corner! So, let’s address one of the most common questions that...  More →

Related Topics: Sudden Cardiac Arrest , Heart Attack , SCA

Sudden Cardiac Arrest vs. Heart Attack: What's the Difference?
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Sudden Cardiac Arrest vs. Heart Attack: What's the Difference?

Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Month is right around the corner! So, let’s address one of the most common questions that...  More →

Related Topics: Sudden Cardiac Arrest , Heart Attack , SCA

Our Favorite Blog Posts of 2014
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Our Favorite Blog Posts of 2014

We can't believe how fast this year has flown by! To recap, last week we talked about the most viewed...  More →

Related Topics: blog , 2014

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