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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
BY CHRISTINE TORRES | Published September 12, 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.
BY CHRISTINE TORRES | Published September 11, 2019
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.
BY CHRISTINE TORRES | Published September 03, 2019
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.