Heat Stress in the Workplace

Because the effects of heat stress can be severe, OSHA requires employers to take these steps to protect workers from heat stress.

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Emergency Response Plan Basics

We can’t control when and where emergencies occur. But knowing what to do in an emergency can keep you safe.

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Eight Back Injury Prevention Measures to Protect Your Hardworking Employees

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) estimates that nearly 20% of all workplace injuries are back injuries. Preventing these injuries is relatively easy if workers take certain precautions.

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Respiratory Protection: Protect Your Employees From Airborne Hazards

Respiratory protection in the workplace protects employees from hazardous gases and vapors, oxygen deficiency, and airborne particles.

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Proper Business Communication Etiquette in the Workplace

Using proper business communication etiquette is vital to get your message across clearly, effectively, and professionally and avoid making mistakes that could put you and your company in a bad light.

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Forklift Safety for Pedestrians

Forklift accidents are particularly dangerous to pedestrians. Pedestrians suffer 26% of all forklift-related injuries in U.S. workplaces. Many of these injuries are serious or fatal.

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Sexual Harassment and Discrimination Prevention in the Workplace

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, or EEOC, reports approximately 12,000 sexual harassment and 90,000 discrimination complaints every year. More cases are reported annually that are handled internally by companies. Others cases go unreported. All cases create a hostile workplace.

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Safe Trip Planning for Over-the-Road Drivers

Good planning is important for drivers to make their deliveries safely, comfortably, and on time.

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Electrical Safety on the Job

Working with or around electricity exposes employees to dangers such as electric shock, fires and explosions. Fortunately, most of these dangers can be easily prevented if employees are trained to identify and avoid electrical hazards.

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