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Fire Safety Toolkit
Checklists, Toolkits, & Templates

Fire Safety Toolkit

Fire Safety ChecklistUsed for safety auditing purposes, this checklist covers administrative best practices related to fire prevention and planning, important...  More →

Q & A: Combustible Waste Materials
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Q & A: Combustible Waste Materials

Question: “Is there a rule on size of shred bins with no sprinkler system in the work place?” Answer: Nope...  More →

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

Summer Safety
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Summer Safety

It’s the time of year when we break out the BBQs, sunscreen and celebrate our declaration of independence as a...  More →

Thanksgiving Safety: Prevent Home Cooking Fires
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Thanksgiving Safety: Prevent Home Cooking Fires

According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), there are more than three times as many home cooking fires on...  More →

Related Topics: Thanksgiving , fire safety

Thanksgiving Safety: Prevent Home Cooking Fires
Emergency Care Blog

Thanksgiving Safety: Prevent Home Cooking Fires

According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), there are more than three times as many home cooking fires on...  More →

Related Topics: Thanksgiving , fire safety

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

Holiday Safety Tips for Your Home and Travel
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Holiday Safety Tips for Your Home and Travel

As we move into the winter months, many will be traveling to see loved ones or hosting friends and family...  More →

Related Topics: Holidays , cpr training , fire safety , Food safety , carbon monoxide

Holiday Safety Tips for Your Home and Travel
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Holiday Safety Tips for Your Home and Travel

As we move into the winter months, many will be traveling to see loved ones or hosting friends and family...  More →

Related Topics: cpr training , Holidays , fire safety , Food safety , carbon monoxide

How to Match Training by Industry & Employee Group
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How to Match Training by Industry & Employee Group

Having spent a number of years on OSHA’s ‘Ergonomics Team’, which focused on enforcement in long term care facilities...  More →

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Power Plant Safety
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Power Plant Safety

Power plants are complex environments that house high-voltage equipment, flammable materials, and hazardous chemicals. A momentary lapse in safety protocols...  More →

Related Topics: accident , coal , Electrical , Electrical Safety , Electrical Compliance , ewt , nfpa70e , lock

Maximizing Your Workforce Training Investment
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Maximizing Your Workforce Training Investment

The first thing you want to know is who needs what training and then you have to figure out how...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , fire , job , online safety training , OSHA , osha standards

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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It’s Fire Prevention Week
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It’s Fire Prevention Week

October 5-11, 2014 is Fire Prevention Week and the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) picked a great theme for this...  More →

Related Topics: fireworks , fire , fire safety

Holiday Safety: Christmas Tree Edition
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Holiday Safety: Christmas Tree Edition

Although Christmas tree fires aren’t common, they can grow very fast and cause significant human and property damage. According to...  More →

Related Topics: fire safety , Christmas , fire , Holiday

Holiday Safety: Christmas Tree Edition
Emergency Care Blog

Holiday Safety: Christmas Tree Edition

Although Christmas tree fires aren’t common, they can grow very fast and cause significant human and property damage. According to...  More →

Related Topics: fire safety , Christmas , fire , Holiday

Office Safety Training for Employees
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Office Safety Training for Employees

When was the last time you said, “be careful!” to a coworker as you bid goodbye or left a meeting...  More →

Related Topics: Slips Trips and Falls , Ergonomics , Workplace Injuries , harassment , fire safety , Office Safety , chemical hazards

HSI October Newsletter
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HSI October Newsletter

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

Related Topics: road rage , newsletter , OSHA , higher education , higher , university , utilities , ewt , Heat stress

Battling an Unseen Danger: Cancer Among Firefighters
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Battling an Unseen Danger: Cancer Among Firefighters

Firefighters risk their lives for our safety every day, in more ways than one. Although smoke and fire take many...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Compliance , exposure , fire , fire safety , hr , OSHA , prevention

Are you a fire hazard in your workplace?
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Are you a fire hazard in your workplace?

Fires account for approximately 3% of workplace fatalities each year. Additionally, they cost businesses billions of dollars in property damage...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , exposure , fire , fire safety

Summer Safety Tips
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Summer Safety Tips

It’s the time of year when we break out the BBQs, sunscreen, and swimming trunks. Let’s review some tips to...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , fire , fire safety , Heat stress , prevention , safety tips , OSHA , Summer

Workplace Risks: Flammable Liquids and Burn Injuries
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Workplace Risks: Flammable Liquids and Burn Injuries

Fuels, solvents, cleaners, paints, adhesives – it would be hard to find a modern manufacturing facility that doesn’t use flammable...  More →

Related Topics: Flammable liquids , fire , fire safety

How To Do More Safety Training in Less Time
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How To Do More Safety Training in Less Time

Yes, you can do this—save time and increase the frequency of valuable safety experiences. It is a real thing. It...  More →

Related Topics: Safety , safety training , Training

Fire Extinguisher Safety
Supervisor Safety Tips

Fire Extinguisher Safety

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

Safety Training Tips for Home and Work
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Safety Training Tips for Home and Work

One of the things I love about what I do is knowing that the training HSI provides not only helps...  More →

Related Topics: safety training , home

Are You a Training Department of One?
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Are You a Training Department of One?

Or two, three, or four? How can you possibly create 100% of the training you need for all of your...  More →

Related Topics: Training & Development

Why Tech Businesses Need to Care About Worker Safety
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Why Tech Businesses Need to Care About Worker Safety

You know what? You’re right. The risk of occupational injuries and illnesses is lower in the tech industry, statistically speaking...  More →

Related Topics: active shooter , Compliance , Driver safety , Electrical , Electrical Safety , emergency response

7 Tips to Support Continuous Learning
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7 Tips to Support Continuous Learning

Continuous learning is part of our lives as we adapt to change. Microsoft releases a new version of Excel and...  More →

Related Topics: Learning Cultures , Continuous Learning

How to Get the Most Value Out of Your Off-the-Shelf Training Library
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How to Get the Most Value Out of Your Off-the-Shelf Training Library

You’ve made your decision to license a full library of off-the-shelf training videos. You’ve assigned a few required courses for...  More →

Related Topics: Off-the-shelf , Learning Ecosystem , Training & Development

Safety Climb: 5 Milestones of Safety Culture
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Safety Climb: 5 Milestones of Safety Culture

The Safety Climb is a safety program assessment and development tool designed for safety professionals and company management. The model...  More →

Related Topics: accident , awareness , Compliance , Culture , fire , hr , Safety , Workplace

Elements of a Whole-Person Approach to Employee Training
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Elements of a Whole-Person Approach to Employee Training

If you think of your learners as human beings with a life outside of your organization, you may approach...  More →

Related Topics: Training & Development , Whole person , DEI

Memorial Day Safety
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Memorial Day Safety

For many Americans, Memorial Day Weekend is the official kickoff to summer vacation season. As you plan your fun for...  More →

Related Topics: Memorial day , Holiday , Summer

Fire Response
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Fire Response

Today's safety training tip: Fire. Two things usually pop into our heads when we hear that word. Either a campfire...  More →

How To Use A Fire Extinguisher
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How To Use A Fire Extinguisher

A combination of good safety training and fire extinguishers can save lives and property if used properly and individuals are...  More →

How Off-the-Shelf Training Content Can Support Your Employee Onboarding
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How Off-the-Shelf Training Content Can Support Your Employee Onboarding

When onboarding new employees, there is a lot of “showing them the ropes.” They need to learn about your organization’s...  More →

Related Topics: Training & Development , Onboarding , New Manager

How to Reduce Time Consumption in Employee Training
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How to Reduce Time Consumption in Employee Training

Have you ever heard complaints from your employees about how much time is spent on training? They may express the...  More →

Related Topics: Training & Development , blended learning , self-directed learning

Choosing The Right Fire Extinguisher
Safety Tips

Choosing The Right Fire Extinguisher

In our how to safety training tip video we show the proper techniques to put out fires using an extinguisher...  More →

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 →

Related Topics: fire

Custom In-House vs. Off-the-Shelf eLearning Content
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Custom In-House vs. Off-the-Shelf eLearning Content

Many organizations create their own training content in-house, rather than using off-the-shelf eLearning content. Our sales team hears from prospects...  More →

Related Topics: Training & Development

New Year’s Eve – Symbols, Revelries and Safety
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New Year’s Eve – Symbols, Revelries and Safety

The biggest party night of the year is almost here. No matter how you choose to celebrate New Year’s Eve...  More →

Related Topics: NYE , New Years Eve

Violence Prevention: Part Two
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Violence Prevention: Part Two

Sitting around a table in November conjures up all sorts of idyllic images of what a “perfect” Thanksgiving is expected...  More →

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

Health & Safety Institute Joins Waud Capital Family
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Health & Safety Institute Joins Waud Capital Family

September 3, 2019 —Eugene, OR—The Health & Safety Institute (HSI) today announces the closing of its acquisition by Waud Capital...  More →

Related Topics: Waud Capital , Acquisition , join

Happy Birthday OSHA!
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Happy Birthday OSHA!

OSHA has a birthday? Indeed, and it’s 50 years old today. Fifty years ago, President Nixon signed the Occupational Safety...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , Anniversary

Top 10 Fireworks Safety Tips
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Top 10 Fireworks Safety Tips

Although fireworks can be entertaining, they can also cause serious injuries. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC)...  More →

Related Topics: fireworks , 4th of july

Top 10 Fireworks Safety Tips
Emergency Care Blog

Top 10 Fireworks Safety Tips

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Understanding Safety Leadership for CEOs & Management Teams
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Understanding Safety Leadership for CEOs & Management Teams

"I’ve heard that ‘safety starts at the top’, right? Well, I’m at the top—can you help me understand what that...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Compliance , fire , hr , online safety training , OSHA , osha standards , Safety , safety pro

The Importance of Safety Training: It Saves Lives
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The Importance of Safety Training: It Saves Lives

Imagine one day a family member goes to work but never comes home. The shock and grief. Lives changed forever...  More →

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Lessons from a Life in Safety: #5
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Lessons from a Life in Safety: #5

Larger Than You or Me is WE In this career, “stuff” will hit the fan. And when it does, try...  More →

Related Topics: exposure , fire , hr , job , osha safety training , safety pro

Guide to Environmental Health Safety (EHS) Acronyms
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Guide to Environmental Health Safety (EHS) Acronyms

If you’ve been in the occupational safety world for 10 years or 10 days, there’s little doubt you’ve run head...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , osha standards , PPE

Safety 101: When Safety Needs Explaining
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Safety 101: When Safety Needs Explaining

Barrett: Welcome to today's EHS Daily Advisor webcast, Safety 101: When Safety Needs Explaining. It does need explaining. People tell...  More →

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