Have you ever thought about the effect loud sound has on your hearing and what you can do to protect yourself from suffering hearing loss? You may not realize how many common noises you are exposed to that rise above recommended safe levels. More importantly, hearing damage is completely preventable.
Are You Ready for Work Inside a Confined Space?
Before any worker attempts to work inside a confined space, there needs to be a plan for these tasks.
Make Sure You Have the Right Fall Protection for Leading and Sharp Edge Situations
If you work on a leading or sharp edge, make sure you understand the hazards of both and the safety equipment you need to perform the job in compliance.
Are Smartphones Smart to Use on a Job Site?
Expanding the ability to both hear and communicate with fellow workers while protecting against dangerous levels of noise is the purpose behind communication-enhanced hearing protection.
ANSI Approves New ISEA 121 Standard for Fall Protection for Tools
The new ANSI/ISEA 121-2018 standard establishes the minimum design, performance testing and labeling requirements for equipment solutions that reduce dropped objects incidents in industrial and occupational settings.
Is an Integrated PPE Solution the Right Fit for Your Welding Needs?
Have you thought about an integrated solution? This option may help when metalworking tasks change, you can remain protected without having to change your gear.
Don’t get Stuck! Planning for the Entry and Exit of a Confined Space
Every time you are going to enter a confined space you need to plan. In fact, one of the most important parts of confined space work is planning.
Understanding the Difference Between a Competent and Qualified Person
The phrases “competent person” and “qualified person” are often used in the safety industry, but confusion persists as to how the two relate to, and differ from, one another.
Setting Up a Successful Hearing Conservation Program: Christine Diestler’s Experience
I was able to achieve 100% support from the company’s health and safety leadership because they listened and believed in my passion about the importance of hearing protection.
Welcome to the World of Virtual Reality Safety Training
This new option is not meant to replace conventional hands-on training or instruction by in-person trainers, but it can be a beneficial tool used to supplement traditional forms of training.