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Innovations in Roadside Safety

  • By Poms Connects
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  • Feb 26, 2018

Summary: According to the National Safety Council (NSC), the year 2014 witnessed 33,450 roadside fatalities and in 2015 there was an approximate 10% increase in roadside deaths with increases expected in 2016 and 2017 as repairs to the nation’s crumbling infrastructure occur.
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Topics: Safety, Roadside Safety

A Long Way Down: Avoiding Falls in the Workplace

  • By Rachel Overmier
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  • May 08, 2017

Summary: Each year, over 100,000 injuries and deaths can be attributed to work-related falls. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s 2016 report, falls are the number one cause of fatalities in the workplace. Companies spend billions (yes, billions) of dollars on increased insurance premiums, workers’ compensation claims, product liability costs, and other related expenses every year. So what can you do to ensure fall safety in your workplace?
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Topics: Slips, Trips, and Falls, Safety, OSHA, Falls

Lista de Seguridad Para Taburete o Escalerita

  • By Delores Worley
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  • Feb 28, 2017

Summary: Una lista de comprobación simple para asegurarse de que está utilizando una escalera o escalones de forma segura.
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Topics: Schools, School Safety, Safety