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6 Things to Consider When Storing Chemicals

When you work in an industry that handles chemicals, there are safety precautions that need to be taken. As we’ve discussed previously, having a full spill kit on hand is imperative when dealing with dangerous chemicals. 539 more words

SpillFix

Euchner Unveils New Transponder-coded Safety Switch

Euchner has added a new safety switch CTP, which features modern transponder-coded safety engineering that allows even a single CTP to achieve a category 4/PL e according to EN ISO 13849-1, without additional fault exclusion. 164 more words

Safety Products

What OSHA Has to Say About Restroom Access for Transgenders

We’ve talked about the rights of transgenders in the workplace before — specifically here, here, herehere and here. There is one thing we did not cover, however–because it’s something most of us probably take for granted: access to restrooms at work. 971 more words

Workplace Safety

Companies Behaving Badly - Summer Kills

It would be nice to believe that others are actively looking out for your safety but unfortunately that is not always the case.  Some corporations have been so seduced by profits they’ve totally abandoned their ethics and all too easily turn a blind eye to lapses in safety when it benefits production.   2,104 more words

Warehousing

Will OSHA's Intention to Protect Nurses Have an Impact?

I come from a family whose careers are concentrated rather heavily in the medical field.  I am the daughter of a Registered Nurse with decades of experience in everything from Emergency Medicine to Surgical facilities to Hospice care.  796 more words

Medicine