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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

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

Workplace Injuries and Illnesses Infographic
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Workplace Injuries and Illnesses Infographic

According to OSHA, approximately 6,000 employees in the U.S. die from workplace injuries while another 50,000 die from illnesses caused...  More →

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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

Fireworks-Related Injuries by the Numbers
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Fireworks-Related Injuries by the Numbers

Every year before the Fourth of July, doctors and firefighters warn about the dangers of fireworks. And every year, the...  More →

Related Topics: fireworks , 4th of july

Distracted Walking Injuries at Home and in the Workplace
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Distracted Walking Injuries at Home and in the Workplace

Called a “significant safety threat” by the National Safety Council, distracted walking is a topic that has been coming up...  More →

Related Topics: Distracted Walking , Distracted

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 →

Fireworks-Related Injuries by the Numbers
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Fireworks-Related Injuries by the Numbers

Every year before the Fourth of July, doctors and firefighters warn about the dangers of fireworks. And every year, the...  More →

Related Topics: fireworks , 4th of july

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

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 →

Q & A: Decline of Manufacturing Injuries
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Q & A: Decline of Manufacturing Injuries

Question: “Can the decline from 1970 to 2009 be attributed to the environment moving from manufacturing environment to a more...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , hr , online safety training , OSHA , Safety , safety training

A Serious Look at Serious Injuries and Fatalities
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A Serious Look at Serious Injuries and Fatalities

Is it luck, a solid safety system, low hazard work or a combination of all of those things? Although recordable...  More →

Related Topics: accident , awareness , Compliance , OSHA

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

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

Q & A: How to Record & Report Injuries to Temp Employees
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Q & A: How to Record & Report Injuries to Temp Employees

Question: “If we have a temporary employee (from temp agency), said employee was hurt on the job. Note: we supervise...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , hr , online safety training , OSHA , Safety

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 →

Hard Hat Safety
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Hard Hat Safety

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that head injuries account for 9% of all injuries to laborers. That’s roughly 252,00...  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 →

Overhead Line Safety for Electrical Workers
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Overhead Line Safety for Electrical Workers

Accidental contact with live overhead power lines can cause serious injuries, and even death. Work involving tall vehicles or non-dielectric...  More →

Ladder Safety Tips
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Ladder Safety Tips

Each year in the U.S., falls from ladders result in more than 160,000 injuries and 300 deaths. Those numbers are...  More →

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 →

Incident Investigation Part 1
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Incident Investigation Part 1

A workplace incident is defined as an event that adversely affects completion of a task. Incidents may include injuries, illnesses...  More →

Eye Protection
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Eye Protection

Each day, about 2000 U.S. workers have a job-related eye injury requiring medical treatment. Think about that for a moment...  More →

Slips, Trips, & Falls Checklist
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Slips, Trips, & Falls Checklist

Prevention of Slips, Trips, and Falls is major point of emphasis for employers across a wide range of industrial classifications...  More →

Personal Protective Equipment For Electric Utilities
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Personal Protective Equipment For Electric Utilities

Safety training and Personal protective equipment (PPE) go hand and hand. PPE can help mitigate dangers, and reduce the severity...  More →

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 →

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 →

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 →

Respiratory Protection
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Respiratory Protection

Did you know that an estimated 5 million workers are required to wear respirators throughout the United States? And that...  More →

Forklift Safety Tips & Information
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Forklift Safety Tips & Information

The forklift is a critical piece of machinery. We know what they do. Today, so many workers make their living...  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 →

Safety Budget Worksheet
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Safety Budget Worksheet

If you haven’t read the Safety Budget eBook that accompanies this worksheet, you can download here.Why All Organizations Need a...  More →

Building a Behavior Based Safety Program by Establishing Safety as a Core Value
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Building a Behavior Based Safety Program by Establishing Safety as a Core Value

Behavior Based Safety is a program designed to influence employee actions toward safer outcomes, ideally by preventing an accident or...  More →

Arc Flash Prevention
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Arc Flash Prevention

Arc flash. That term is used a lot in safety training, but for some of those unfamiliar with the phrase...  More →

Electrical Panel Inspections
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Electrical Panel Inspections

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

SIF: Serious Injury or Fatality Incident Determination and Reporting Guidelines
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SIF: Serious Injury or Fatality Incident Determination and Reporting Guidelines

Injury and illness prevention used to focus on overall reduction of incidents; you reduce any and all accidents, you reduce...  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 →

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 →

Workplace Violence Checklist
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Workplace Violence Checklist

This checklist helps identify present or potential workplace violence problems. Employers also may be aware of other serious hazards not...  More →

Meeting Incident Reporting Requirements
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Meeting Incident Reporting Requirements

Have you submitted your annual workplace injuries and illness report to OSHA yet? If your organization falls into a category...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , Recordkeeping

Why Offer Workplace Safety Training?
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Why Offer Workplace Safety Training?

From compliance obligations to preventing injuries and saving lives, there are a lot of good reasons to offer safety training...  More →

Related Topics: Workplace Safety , Training

Power Tool Safety
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Power Tool Safety

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

Preventing Caught-in and Caught-between Incidents
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Preventing Caught-in and Caught-between Incidents

Caught-in and caught-between injuries result when a worker gets squeezed, caught, crushed, pinched, or compressed between two or more objects...  More →

Related Topics: Construction , OSHA , Training , Courses

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Active Shooter Training

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Most active shooter incidents happen without warning and are over in 10 to 15 minutes or before help, such as...  More →

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

May is National Electrical Safety Month
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May is National Electrical Safety Month

Are your employees following the best safety practices for working with electricity? Electrical injuries can be serious or even fatal...  More →

Related Topics: Electrical Safety , Electrical

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

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

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