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Major Reasons To Build New Home

In this article, I have written some major reasons to build new home. Today’s new homes offer more comfort and features than ever before. EW-Webb Engineering… 191 more words

Home Improvement

What Is the Difference Between Arc-Rated Clothing and FR Clothing?

Understanding all of the acronyms for clothing and standards in the electric industry can make your head spin. One common question we get is: what is the difference between arc-rated and flame resistant clothing… 1,069 more words

Flame Resistant Clothing

Is Your Protein Powder Toxic?

This information comes from an article which appeared in the July 2010 Consumer Reports Magazine. 15 protein powders were tested for dangerous levels of toxic heavy metals such as arsenic, cadmium, lead and mercury.  123 more words

Health & Wellness

OSHA 1910.269 FR Clothing Update: 3 Reasons to Act Now

In April 2014, OSHA issued a ruling revising 29 CFR 1910.269 and 1926 subpart V, standards governing workplace safety in ele
ctric power generation, transmission and distribution work, that clarified and expanded employers’ responsibility to protect employees from arc flash hazards. 424 more words

Flame Resistant Clothing

Woman found dead holding laptop in apparent electrocution caused by faulty USB devices, NSW Fair Trading says

News.com.au  June 27, 2014

A WOMAN wearing headphones and holding a laptop has been found dead with burns to her ears and chest in a suspected electrocution. 81 more words

Forensic Pathology

Inquest into Slacks Creek house fire which killed 11 in 2011 to look at cause of deaths

The Courier Mail Tony Keim June 26, 2014

AN INQUEST into a Brisbane house fire that killed 11 people – including a mum and her five children – will consider if the house in which they perished contributed to their deaths. 35 more words

Forensic Pathology

Summer Heat Safety in FR Clothing

As summer draws on and the sun hangs longer in the sky, finding that much needed relief from the heat can be a challenge, particularly for those that work outside for extended periods of time. 640 more words