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Pioneering Personnel

Tradesmen International Puts Safety First

Tradesmen International customizes skilled staffing solutions by vetting and providing safety training. It is the goal of Oregon general manager Kurtis Drews and his team to build up a productive, profitable workforce, and safety is the cornerstone.

Pioneering Personnel

Creating Flow with the Warehouse Flow Advisor

The warehousing industry is bustling. Keeping up with demand and within budget are crucial for operational success. Warehouse Flow owner-operator Phil Mendelowitz has been in the business for 30+ years. He shares his tips for making safety a priority and hurdling challenges with practical solutions.

News and Trends

6 Steps for Improving Construction Housekeeping

Construction sites can get messy pretty quickly if proper housekeeping is not routinely enforced. Pre and post work assessments can help improve order, cleanliness, and safety. Here are six practices for better housekeeping.

Safety

Importance of a Chemical Risk Assessment

Chemicals are in use in workplaces every day. It is important to follow and maintain chemical safety for worker health. Workplaces can easily identify and address workplace hazards through routine and thorough chemical risk assessments.

News and Trends

Tips to Leave Valley Fever in the Dust

California is mandating Valley fever training for construction workers. Learn about what Valley fever is, how it's contracted, and safety best practices to protect workers during soil disturbance activities.

Safety

Lean and Safety Intersect at Miller Fabrication

Starting out as a small welding company 56 years ago, Miller Fabrication Solutions has successfully transitioned into a bustling metals manufacturing partner for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). This expansion helped the company dominate its market but not without challenges.

News and Trends

LNG Demand Calls for Effective Safety Solutions

Demand for liquid natural gas is surging. From liquefaction to transport to electricity generation, LNG is a leader in clean energy and worker safety is important for overall business efficiency. Here are tips to improve efficiency and safety in LNG projects.

News and Trends

OSHA Reveals Top 10 Violations for 2019

OSHA shared its top 10 standard violations for fiscal year 2019 at the NSC Safety Expo in San Diego. The types of violations among the top 10 did not change, however, lockout/tagout moved from No. 5 to No. 4. A newcomer to last year’s list remains in the No. 10 position.

Safety

3 Ways to Improve Ammonia Handling

In refrigeration and HVAC, it’s out with old, complex systems and in with new, efficient and sleek ammonia systems. When working with low-charge ammonia systems, managers need to follow process safety management that includes ongoing training.

Safety

Maintaining Safety at Eastman Chemical

For Eastman Chemical Co.'s Jesse Duvuvei, an effective maintenance program requires maintenance technicians and operators working together. Staying on top of complete facility maintenance not only improves the production process, but it makes a facility even more safe.