Medical waste isn't like the waste generated by other industries. It poses a biological hazard and must be disposed of safely. Here's how.
Engineering controls are preferable to many other ways of dealing with hazards, but what are they exactly? This article breaks it down.
Stress isn't as dramatic as an injury, but it's still a workplace hazard that needs to be controlled.
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Not ready to invest in machine safety for your workplace? These are the five costs you can expect to deal with as a result.
Many workplace hazard have effects that only show up years or decades later. Handling them and taking them seriously can be a major safety...
Using an unsafe tool in an explosive environment can be catastrophic. Find out how to choose the safest tool when dealing with combustible...
A reported 5-10 American workers are injured or killed every day from arc flashes and electric shock hazards, but with proper practice,...
Health and safety symbols deliver important information, but they only work if everyone knows what they mean.
Workplace violence is on the rise. Learn what you can do to recognize the risks and keep your workers and yourself out of harm's way.
Most people don't realize that working in cold weather conditions can cause dehydration. Find out why and what you can do about it.
Staying hydrated in the dead of winter can be a challenge. Find out why and how to avoid winter dehydration.
Hot summer days aren't the only contributors to heat stress. Find out which other factors you need to watch out for.
Heavy PPE isn't always optional and neither is hydration. Find out how to avoid dehydration while sweating it out in heavy gear.
Harmful noise levels are common in many workplaces. Learn how to set up an effective hearing conservation program.
We're in the midst of a pandemic. How should your workplace respond?
Electrical shock accounts or a high number of injuries and fatalities. Find out how to combat them on the worksite.
Fall arrest planning means taking into account all possible hazards. Find out safety professionals often overlook.
Forestry is a high-risk industry. Find out why and what control measures can be put in place to protect workers.