Since joining Northern Safety & Industrial in 1999, Marion Grant has been writing about the importance of safety in the workplace. By keeping the conversation going about proper practices, she hopes to reduce accidents and injuries, as well as increase worker morale and productivity.
Harmful noise levels are common in many workplaces. Learn how to set up an effective hearing conservation program.
Cuts and impacts don't sound like the worst workplace accidents, but anything that harms a worker's hands can significantly affect their quality of life and ability to...
If your workplace uses corrosive chemicals, you need eyewash stations. Find out how to stay compliant.
Regular maintenance improves safety, but what about the safety of the maintenance workers? Learn how to keep maintenance procedures safe.
Choosing the right safety eyewear can make all the difference. Learn about your options and what you should consider.
Hands are our most precious tools. Learn how to protect them from chemical hazards by using the right gloves for the job.
Hazardous and explosive atmospheres need to be approached with all due caution. Find out how gas monitoring helps keep a worksite safe.
Industrial cleaners do a lot of work at height and face special safety challenges when they do. Find out how to meet those challenges and keep them safe.
A respirator will protect you from a number of air-borne hazards, but only if you have the right one. Find out how to select the right respirator.
Not sure what kind of hard hat or faceshield you or your employees need? Check out this breakdown of the two categories to find out.
Ladders might seem like a no-brainer, but misuse of them can lead to serious injuries. Find out how to use them safely.