Today’s worker is not a one-size-fits-all person. So, PPE shouldn’t be either. PPE that fits properly improves efficiency and comfort—and most importantly, safety. As a result, safety companies are expanding their offering and developing gear that’s specifically designed for women.
March is Ladder Safety Month! So, it’s a good time to look at ladder safety at your company. Many workplace accidents involve falls from ladders. And all these falls could and should have been prevented. Here are a few tips based on OSHA regulations that must be followed.
With all the new safety-rated switches, PLCs, and other devices, is safe torque off (STO) something you could really use? Is it worth the investment? Right off, I’ll say, given the minimal cost involved with drive safe torque off, the investment is a no-brainer even if you don’t use it at first.
Often overlooked, emergency eyewash stations play an important role in the safety of workers. Damage to or loss of eyesight can not only be a devastating personal event, but it can also be costly for the employer. Permanent injury is all too common when it comes to the soft tissue of the human eye.