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Optimize Safety and Efficiency: To-Do List

There are always new opportunities to improve safety and efficiency in the workplace. Using results from a recent NSC survey, address worker safety issues easily by drawing attention to the top areas of safety concerns. Amplify visual communication and other efficiency tactics.

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OSHA Lines Up: Time to Tackle Safety

OSHA is set to investigate businesses with high rates of occupational injuries and illnesses. Workplaces should take this time to evaluate their OSHA compliance. Take simple steps to meet the protocols of standards by establishing and improving safety and health programs. Not only does a workplace b

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Electrification in Mining Growth Boosts Safety

New technologies are being explored in all facets of industry, including mining. While mining has its hazards, the industry is safer than ever. MSHA and other agencies are working on advances to mining, including more electrification. This is expected to add to the industry's efficiency and safety b

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Fewer Injuries, More Accidental Deaths in 2017

According to government agencies, workplace injuries may be going down but accidents that are killing workers are increasing. Data show poisonings, falls, and vehicle crashes among the top incidents of preventable deaths. Here are several tips workplaces use to ensure safety in these areas.

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Creativity, Innovation Drive Toy Manufacturing Success

Santa's helpers are thick in the holiday fray and the toy manufacturing industry is booming. New companies such as Cortex Toys are off to a good start this year and already needing more space for rapid growth. Manufactures of any kind, from toys to candy, can apply strategic lean principles.

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Our Best Content of 2018

These are the top Graphic Products stories, articles and blog posts for 2018.

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Store Hazardous Chemicals Safely

When working with and storing hazardous chemicals, steps must be taken to ensure safety. Appropriate protections are important for workers as well as others who might come into contact with these materials. Improper storage or failed labeling of materials can cause a disaster.

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Are Arc Flash Injury Rates on the Rise?

No matter what the reason, arc flash injuries are still a problem in industry. Lockout/tagout, one of the best tools for arc flash prevention, held its place at No. 5 on OSHA’s Top 10 violations for a second year. Recently, an arc flash in a power generation facility injured two workers.

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Make the Nice List: Decorate the Workplace Safely

The holidays are approaching quickly and it's time to deck the facility halls. Some of the simplest tasks can cause a minor or serious injury if proper procedures are not followed. From creating massive displays to stringing up a few simple lights, workplaces can take the time to ensure safety.

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How to Avoid Three Top Welding Injuries

Some of the job hazards welders face each day are while working from heights, in extreme conditions, and in confined spaces. There are several simple precautions workplaces can take to ensure a safer work environment. Here are three of the biggest dangers to welders and how to avoid injuries.