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Articles by Scott Cuthbert
Pinch points are a leading cause of injury within the construction industry. Learn what pinch points are and how you can avoid pinch point...
Your sight is an important sense, and damage to your eyes can compromise your sight. Eye protection is extremely important when it comes to...
Learn what self-retracting lifelines (SRL) are and when you might use one in your fall protection plan
Learn what guardrails are and how they can keep you safe at work
Spring has arrived, and the cyclists and motorcyclists have hit the roads. Learn more about motorcycle and bicycle safety, so we all reach...
Nearly 80% of the population suffers from low back pain. Follow these safe lifting tips to ensure your back is free from lifting strain
One third of all accidents in the United States happen in the home, not at work. Learn what the most common injuries are, so you can avoid...
Learn the basics of keeping a daily safety log, and the importance of daily documentation
The environmental element of Environmental Health and Safety is gaining more attention in recent years. Learn what this means for...
Need a quick refresher on saw safety? Read up on the ways you can protect yourself
Winter driving can be treacherous in many areas. Learn what you can do to prepare yourself and your vehicle for winter roads
Learn about basic logout / tagout safety basics, and how to keep yourself and your team safe
Lock in your safety by buckling
Learn what tools run on compressed air, and how to ensure you stay safe while using them
Safety is the responsibility of all parties involved in a job, not just the contractor. Learn why owners should have more of a say in the...
This video from the Mining Safety and Health Administration tells the story of a workplace accident in which a worker, and his bulldozer,...
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