Hazards


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Concrete is common in construction projects but poses numerous hazards. Learn about them and what controls you should have in place.

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Industrial fires are dangerous and are responsible for shockingly high property damage costs. Find out how to prevent them.

The Dangers of Gas in a Confined Space The Dangers of Gas in a Confined Space The Dangers of Gas in a Confined Space The Dangers of Gas in a Confined Space


Toxic and flammable gases accumulate in many confined spaces. Learn about the risks and what you can do about them.

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Hands are engaged in almost every work task. That puts them at high risk of serious injury. Find out how to keep them safe.

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Compared to most professions, construction comes with a high risk of injury and fatality. Find out how to keep workers safe on the...

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It's often easy to overlook the basics. Learn about five effective PPE solutions that can prevent or reduce the severity of common...

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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.

Fall Arrest Systems: Can You Tie Off at Your Feet? Fall Arrest Systems: Can You Tie Off at Your Feet? Fall Arrest Systems: Can You Tie Off at Your Feet? Fall Arrest Systems: Can You Tie Off at Your Feet?


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...

7 Things to Consider Before Entering a Confined Space 7 Things to Consider Before Entering a Confined Space 7 Things to Consider Before Entering a Confined Space 7 Things to Consider Before Entering a Confined Space


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...