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Ready-Made Garment Industry (Bangladesh)

I posted in December 2013 on new standards for the ready-made garment industry.

International Labour Organisation (ILO) resources in response to the Rana Plaza tragedy are… 52 more words

HSE Resources

Earth Day Volunteers to "Clean Up" With T-Shirts, Snorkel Cruises and More

This Saturday, April 26th Volunteers who come out to help the Waimahaihai District  Neighborhood association are out for a good time. The Community project organized by the WDNA is in Celebration of Earth Day, which was actually April 22nd. 402 more words


Fire Storage Cabinets Are Imperative For Your Safety

If your facility houses large amount of chemicals and hazardous liquids, you must consider getting fire storage cabinets; it is the first step to safety. The most common cause behind industrial fires is improper storage and handling of dangerous goods. 339 more words

Fire Safety

Volunteers Needed! - Shelter Exercise: Saturday, April 26th

Shelter Exercise: Saturday, April 26th

Volunteers Needed!

The Western New York Region of the American Red Cross (Territory 2), Erie County, and the Town of Amherst will conduct an exercise designed to improve awareness of mass care shelter capabilities and limitations, especially as they relate to functional needs support services. 164 more words


Why do so many fire emergency evacuation plans stop at the door leading to fresh air?

Having reviewed hundreds of evacuation plans it becomes clear that most people feel an evacuation is complete once you hit fresh air. However it is imperative that the plan involves people moving quickly to a safe assembly point. 93 more words

Fire Safety

My Biggest Accomplishment

By Aria Nelson/American Red Cross Intern

I’m so happy I had the chance to be an intern with the American Red Cross.  As a senior at Winona State University majoring in Health Promotion, I needed a 600-hour internship to graduate in May. 426 more words

Red Cross

Rising from the Ashes

We assisted more than 50 people involved in a large fire at Secor Terrace Apartments on April 12 by providing emotional support, food, clothing, infant supplies, comfort kits, medical needs, and temporary shelter.  137 more words

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