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Lone Worker – A Beautifully Precarious Position

Highlighting the need to provide lone workers with full assistance.

These images were collected from the amazing Tumblr account, Scaffoldage.

Using a unique perspective, each image captures the beauty behind what many dismiss as necessary eyesores. 295 more words

Construction

Stop Work Authority: Empower Your Workers to Make the Right Safety Call

Stop , collaborate and listen, stop work if you have an affliction. Isn’t that how the song goes? In any case, stop work authority is an important aspect in any workplace. 264 more words

Safety & Security Solutions

Over Laborers' concerns, Mendota Heights district awards work to 'problem contractors'

School board members in Mendota Heights yesterday awarded construction contracts to two firms despite concerns about unsafe working conditions and poor oversight on other projects handled by the contractors. 627 more words

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Workplace Safety News Roundup

Keeping track of new OSHA regulations and taking advantage of supplemental safety training and reading materials makes a big difference in the success of the programs you implement in your workplace. 398 more words

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Safety in the News

By Angela Unsworth

July has been an active month in the news world.  From new farm regulations to hover crafts on the move to spread awareness of work safety, check out this month’s Safety in the News features. 311 more words

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Those Stubborn Facts: Ignorantly Hyping Fair Trade Fashion

“Two years after a garment-factory collapse in Bangladesh killed more than 1,100 people and put a harsh spotlight on fashion-industry working conditions, Fair Trade apparel is gaining ground.” 79 more words

Trade

Safety in the News

By Angela Unsworth

I went to the mountains a few weeks ago to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city, and upon my return had the misfortune to drive past the investigation scene of the gas-and-dash that took place on June 7. 244 more words

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