Hazards


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Heavy PPE isn't always optional and neither is hydration. Find out how to avoid dehydration while sweating it out in heavy gear.

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Falls continue to be a common cause of workplace fatalities. Find out what's behind them and what we can do to keep workers safe.

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When anchorage options are limited, is it safe to tie off at foot level? Find out what you need to know before resorting to this.

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Slips, trips, and falls are a leading cause of injury both in the working world and at home. Learn what you can do to prevent these...

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Every worker knows they need to don their fall protection equipment, but they might not know all the ways a fall can harm them even with...

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A lot of planning needs to take place before anyone should enter a confined space. Before getting to work, start with these 7...

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Seaports and docks are dangerous worksites. Learn more about common hazards and what you can do to mitigate these risks to worker health.

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What is a HAZOP study and what are the benefits of conducting one? Read this article to find out.

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PPE is your last line of defense against noise hazards. Find out what controls you should implement first.

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Uneven ground surfaces don't look dangerous but they account for a number of trip and fall incidents. Learn more about mitigating this risk.

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Many workers are not aware of the electrical hazards in their work areas. Here's what you can do to keep them safe.

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Summer brings a number of safety challenges for outdoor workers. Here are the biggest ones.

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Cuts and impacts don't sound like the worst workplace accidents, but anything that harms a worker's hands can significantly affect their...

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Did you know that indoor and outdoor heat aren't the same? Find out how they differ and what it means for worker safety.

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Electrical shock accounts or a high number of injuries and fatalities. Find out how to combat them on the worksite.

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Asbestos is no longer common but still poses a threat. If you work in one of these industries, be aware of the risks.

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6S improves safety, organization, and productivity. Learn more about implementing it in your workplace.

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Pesticides are a fact of life for agricultural workers. Find out what what kind of PPE they need to stay safe.

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Dust may seem harmless, but in the right conditions it can be involved in a damaging explosion. Learn how to control combustible dust...