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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 st...

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.

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...

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...

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 pr...

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 simp...

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.

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Take Charge of Industrial Control Panel Safety

As part of industrial maintenance, most workers will have had to conduct work inside control system panels. To troubleshoot problems, visual commun...

As part of industrial maintenance, most workers will have had to conduct work inside control system panels. To troubleshoot problems, visual communication is not only required, but important to inform, remind, and warn. In control panel work, missing, incorrect or out-of-date labels can be a hazard.

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Improve Quality Management for Global Demands

Technology is assisting in reporting more detailed data than ever before. Businesses can utilize this data to grow their operations globally and to...

Technology is assisting in reporting more detailed data than ever before. Businesses can utilize this data to grow their operations globally and to improve upon their quality management system. This allows more focus not only on their products and services, but the means to achieve it.

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Machine Crushing Victim Shares LO/TO Importance

A construction maintenance worker was inside a machine when it was powered on, which caused him to nearly be crushed to death. If proper safety con...

A construction maintenance worker was inside a machine when it was powered on, which caused him to nearly be crushed to death. If proper safety controls had been in place, such as lockout/tagout, he would not have had to endure the anguish of losing full use of his arm, which changed his life.

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Simple Tips for Safety as Manufacturing Powers On

Growth and demand in the manufacturing industry shows no sign of slowing down. This rapid demand also increases the need for more workers, which ar...

Growth and demand in the manufacturing industry shows no sign of slowing down. This rapid demand also increases the need for more workers, which are not easy to find, experts say. The pressures in manufacturing can sometimes add strain on safety programs.