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5 Shocking Arc Flash Mistakes

Everyone knows arc flash is dangerous and the hazards that come with electrical work. However, sometimes simple mistakes are made, which can be cos...

Everyone knows arc flash is dangerous and the hazards that come with electrical work. However, sometimes simple mistakes are made, which can be costly on many levels. Here are a few tips to be mindful of to keep workers and workplaces safe, compliant, and efficient.

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What does it take for an EPA Cleanup?

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is celebrating 20 years of Superfund success. We talk with EPA officials on communication, safety and all...

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is celebrating 20 years of Superfund success. We talk with EPA officials on communication, safety and all else it takes for a Superfund cleanup.

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Graphic Products Unleashes Fun for Dog Day Event

For five years, Graphic Products has been a participant in the Take Your Dog to Work Day event. The day gives workers a chance to show off their fu...

For five years, Graphic Products has been a participant in the Take Your Dog to Work Day event. The day gives workers a chance to show off their furry friends to one another and it allow their dogs to see where their human spends their time away from home.

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Production Flies High at Valley Forge Flag

As a manufacturer and wholesaler of flags and banners, Valley Forge Flag has been in business for more than 130 years. This mass production of spor...

As a manufacturer and wholesaler of flags and banners, Valley Forge Flag has been in business for more than 130 years. This mass production of sports, government, school, and other patriotic insignia takes diligent craftsmanship. Valley Forge Flag talks about its history as well as its safety.

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6 Ways to Improve Office Safety in June, National Safety Month

Each year, nearly 80,000 private sector administrative workers suffer on-the-job injuries. With June named by the National Safety Council (NSC) as...

Each year, nearly 80,000 private sector administrative workers suffer on-the-job injuries. With June named by the National Safety Council (NSC) as National Safety Month, here are six smart fixes, beyond simple ergonomics, that can help make any office safer.

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Tips to Prepare for National Forklift Safety Day

National Forklift Safety Day is the second Tuesday in June. The day serves as a focal point for manufacturers to highlight safe use of forklifts an...

National Forklift Safety Day is the second Tuesday in June. The day serves as a focal point for manufacturers to highlight safe use of forklifts and the importance of operator training. In turn, this encourages safer behavior in warehouses, distribution centers, and manufacturing plants.

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Conveyor Mangles Worker - 5 Safety Tips

While pulling boxes from a line where a conveyor system meets up with a roller line, one worker was caught and severely injured. Conveyor systems h...

While pulling boxes from a line where a conveyor system meets up with a roller line, one worker was caught and severely injured. Conveyor systems help increase productivity but workers must work safely around them. Workplaces can use simple safety best practices to minimize downtime for efficiency.

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Tips to Maximize Control Panel Safety

Never underestimate the power of electricity. While it is easy to take energy for granted, there are many hazards that await workers who do not pre...

Never underestimate the power of electricity. While it is easy to take energy for granted, there are many hazards that await workers who do not prepare prior to working with it. Workplaces can ensure safety for electrical maintenance by keeping control panels neat, organized and properly labeled.

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Plan Ahead: Enhance Emergency Safety

Accidents will happen, and so can emergencies. As equipment and processes change, it's important to keep emergency plans updated too. Plan ahead to...

Accidents will happen, and so can emergencies. As equipment and processes change, it's important to keep emergency plans updated too. Plan ahead to enhance safety in any facility. Keep employees up to date on emergency plans and support continuous employee safety through high-visibility markings.

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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...

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.