Does your workplace have confined spaces? If so, then you know they can be one of the most dangerous places for an employee to be. It’s important for employees to be trained on how to safely enter a ... Read More
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We all know how important it is for municipal workers to wear respirators. But, do you realize that it’s just as important to maintain them? If a respirator is not maintained, it could malfunction or deteriorate. We’re talking about something as important as a respirator. So, you want to make sure that it’s going to work properly. Train your employees by giving them this tailgate meeting called “How to Maintain Your Respirators.” ...Read More
How often do the employees at your job site wear fall protection harnesses? The next time you’re out there, take a look around. Count how many people are wearing harnesses. Then, look a little closer. Count how many people are wearing them the correct way. They might know when to wear a harness. But, do they actually know how to wear a harness? Properly? ...Read More
Municipal workers face exposure to deadly gases and harsh conditions every day. One way these workers protect themselves on the job is by wearing a facemask, or respirator. But, simply wearing a respirator isn’t enough. Employees need to be fit tested to ensure that they are adequately protected. Workers must also adhere to all other OSHA requirements for respirator use. ...Read More
Gas detection monitors are simple little devices that can save a person’s life. They help protect employees from deadly gases found in the workplace. Many municipal workers use them everyday, trusting that their monitors are completely functional. ...Read More