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Heat Stress Prevention
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Heat Stress Prevention

Heat stress kills over 300 people each year in the U.S. These deaths are preventable with good safety training. Overheating...  More →

Heat Stress Prevention
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Heat Stress Prevention

A day at the zoo should be spent taking pictures of giraffes and fighting for the best whale-watching spot at...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Compliance , exposure , Heat stress , OSHA , prevention , Training

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

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

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 →

Related Topics: Heating

Best Practices for Preventing Heat-Related Emergencies
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Best Practices for Preventing Heat-Related Emergencies

High temperatures can be dangerous to people at work, home and play. A hot environment with high humidity can lead...  More →

Related Topics: heat , Emergency

Best Practices for Preventing Heat-Related Emergencies
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Best Practices for Preventing Heat-Related Emergencies

High temperatures can be dangerous to people at work, home and play. A hot environment with high humidity can lead...  More →

Related Topics: heat , Emergency , heat stroke

First Aid for Sprains: Do I Use Ice or Heat?
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First Aid for Sprains: Do I Use Ice or Heat?

Sprains are injuries to ligaments that hold your joints together and often result in severe pain, swelling, and bruising. The...  More →

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First Aid for Sprains: Do I Use Ice or Heat?
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First Aid for Sprains: Do I Use Ice or Heat?

Sprains are injuries to ligaments that hold your joints together and often result in severe pain, swelling, and bruising. The...  More →

Related Topics: First Aid , sprain

Chemical Reporting Made Easy for Con Edison
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Chemical Reporting Made Easy for Con Edison

Con Edison is one of the oldest and largest energy delivery systems, providing energy for over 10 million people in...  More →

Summer Safety
Safety Tips

Summer Safety

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

Asbestos Exposure Prevention
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Asbestos Exposure Prevention

Today's safety training tip deals with Asbestos Exposure Prevention. 10,000 Americans will die this year of asbestos-related diseases 200,000 are...  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 to Prepare for Summer Power Outages
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How to Prepare for Summer Power Outages

With record heat waves in many parts of the United States, summer power outages can quickly become dangerous. The threat...  More →

Related Topics: Power outage , emergency preparedness

How to Prepare for Summer Power Outages
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How to Prepare for Summer Power Outages

With record heat waves in many parts of the United States, summer power outages can quickly become dangerous. The threat...  More →

Related Topics: Power outage , emergency preparedness

Stay Safe When Working in Hot Weather
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Stay Safe When Working in Hot Weather

If you or your crew are on jobsites outdoors this summer, especially during these recent days of record heat waves...  More →

Related Topics: Heat stress

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 →

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

Cold Weather Safety
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Cold Weather Safety

If you’re not prepared, getting caught in cold weather can have a chilling effect. This safety training video details by...  More →

Embracing Workplace Diversity
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Embracing Workplace Diversity

Of all the challenges an HR department runs into, diversity tops the list as one of the most discussed and...  More →

Related Topics: Diversity , DEI

Hand Safety
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Hand Safety

An average of 180,000 hand-related injuries occurred on-the-job each year. All of these injuries are preventable with proper safety training...  More →

Dealing With Extreme Cold, Hypothermia, and Frostbite
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Dealing With Extreme Cold, Hypothermia, and Frostbite

2014 is coming in COLD. Across the U.S., temperatures are plummeting and wind chills arecolder than we've seen for a...  More →

Related Topics: Cold , Cold Stress

Extreme Weather for Utilities
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Extreme Weather for Utilities

Regardless of varying opinions of the causes of our increasingly severe weather cycles, the effects are indisputable. According to an...  More →

Related Topics: extreme weather for utilities

Winter Workers: Beware of the Cold
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Winter Workers: Beware of the Cold

It’s not just in the winter months that workers are exposed to cold stress, but it is a lot more...  More →

Related Topics: Winter

Electrical Safety Tips
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Electrical Safety Tips

Electricity is everywhere, so reliable and useful these days that it is often taken for granted, and it is somewhat...  More →

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

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

Power Tool Safety
Safety Tips

Power Tool Safety

Power tools are used by workers each day across this country, but not everyone has the right safety training. And...  More →

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 Electrical Safety
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Holiday Electrical Safety

For many families, holiday lights in and around the house are a beloved part of the season. If you’re in...  More →

Related Topics: Electrical 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

New Products in Safety: How Dual-Hazard Clothing Helps Fulfill OSHA’s Revised 1910.269 Ruling
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New Products in Safety: How Dual-Hazard Clothing Helps Fulfill OSHA’s Revised 1910.269 Ruling

In April 2014, OSHA published a revision to the 1910.269 ruling. The revision applies to employers that work with electric...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , Electrical , Electrical Safety , Electrical Compliance , ewt , nfpa70e , psja

Options for Confined Space Training Online or Onsite
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Options for Confined Space Training Online or Onsite

A lot of things can go wrong when working in tight spaces, and not just bumping your head on a...  More →

Related Topics: CONFINED SPACES

Holiday Safety Tips – Griswold Style!
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Holiday Safety Tips – Griswold Style!

For many of us, the holiday season is rich with nostalgia. As a safety professional, my nostalgia starts and stops...  More →

Related Topics: Holiday , Winter

Cold Weather Considerations –  Looking Ahead to the Highlights
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Cold Weather Considerations – Looking Ahead to the Highlights

This week the final ballot results were announced for the three standards being revised to enhance cold weather preparedness. All...  More →

Related Topics: cold weather considerations , Standard Authorization Request

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

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

Confined Spaces
Supervisor Safety Tips

Confined Spaces

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

The Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
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The Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Carbon monoxide poisoning claims the lives of more than 400 Americans each year and makes thousands upon thousands more ill...  More →

Related Topics: poison , carbon monoxide

World First Aid Day: Why First Aid Skills Are Important
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World First Aid Day: Why First Aid Skills Are Important

The second Saturday of September marks World First Aid Day, providing an opportunity to further raise awareness about how first...  More →

Related Topics: First Aid , Training

Holiday Safety Tips for Your Home and Travel
Emergency Care Blog

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

HSI September Newsletter
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HSI September 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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The Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Emergency Care Blog

The Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Carbon monoxide poisoning claims the lives of more than 400 Americans each year and makes thousands upon thousands more ill...  More →

Related Topics: poison , carbon monoxide

Halloween Decoration Safety
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Halloween Decoration Safety

Whether you’re simply adding a few carved pumpkins to your front porch or going for the full-on Addams Family mansion...  More →

Related Topics: Halloween

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 →

HSI May Newsletter
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HSI May 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 , sexual harassment , Regulations , Heat stress , anti harassment

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

Trending Now – What You Need to Know About OSHA in 2016
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Trending Now – What You Need to Know About OSHA in 2016

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) could be enacting some of the most significant changes in recent history this...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , 2017 , trends

HSI July Newsletter
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HSI July 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

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

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