Unfortunately, all over the news we've been hearing a lot of stories about active shooters. Here are some tips on how you can be prepared if you or your staff are ever in this situation: Run to a safe place as soon as possible! Don't worry about your belongings, your life is more important. Silence … Continue reading React Safe and Smart in an Active Shooter Situation.
Considering June 13th was National Forklift Safety Day, I am here to tell you all about some common Forklift Hazards and how you and your staff can avoid them! Sadly, in 2014-2015 there were 23 deaths and almost 500 non-fatal injuries in result from vehicular collisions in workplaces! (Health and Safety Executive) Some common hazards … Continue reading Yesterday was Fork Lift Safety Day!
It is extremely scary to know that exposure to intense heat can cause illness and even death! It's crucial to be aware the signs and symptoms of Heat Exhaustion and Heat Stroke so you can take proper precaution. Symptoms of Heat Exhaustion: Headache, dizziness, or fainting Weakness and wet skin Irritability or confusion Thirst, nausea, … Continue reading Intense heat has arrived!
As we get closer and closer to the summer days, it is important to educate your team on the possible threats and dangers the heat will expose them to! Unfortunately, statistics show that in 2014 2,630 workers were diagnosed with a heat illness which resulted in dying from a heat stroke (OSHA). To prevent such … Continue reading Summer is surely creeping up on us!