Cold Stress on a Worksite

Posted January 14, 2015 by & filed under Safety.

As temperatures are plummeting into the sub-zero range and deadlines are looming, it’s important to know the risk factors of cold stress and how to keep your employees safe and healthy. What exactly is cold stress? Extreme cold working conditions vary across the country, your body may be used to working in below zero temperatures,… Read more »

Focus Four Safety Series: “Caught in or in-between”

Posted December 10, 2014 by & filed under Safety.

Construction sites are a big emphasis for the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA). According to their website, construction is among the most dangerous industries in the country and construction inspections comprise 60% of OSHA’s total inspections. The four leading causes of construction industry fatalities are called the OSHA Focus Four. This includes the following… Read more »

Focus Four Safety Series: “Electrocution”

Posted November 25, 2014 by & filed under Safety.

Construction sites are a big emphasis for the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA). According to their website, construction is among the most dangerous industries in the country and construction inspections comprise 60% of OSHA’s total inspections. The four leading causes of construction industry fatalities are called the “OSHA Focus Four”. This includes the following… Read more »

Focus Four Safety Series: “Falls”

Posted November 24, 2014 by & filed under Safety.

Construction sites are a big emphasis for the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA). According to their website, construction is among the most dangerous industries in the country and construction inspections comprise 60% of OSHA’s total inspections. The four leading causes of construction industry fatalities are called the “OSHA Focus Four.” This includes the following… Read more »

Focus Four Safety Series: “Struck-by”

Posted October 22, 2014 by & filed under Safety.

Construction sites are a big emphasis for the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA). According to their website, construction is among the most dangerous industries in the country and construction inspections comprise 60% of OSHA’s total inspections. The four leading causes of construction industry fatalities are called the “OSHA Focus Four.” This includes the following… Read more »

Creating a Culture of Safety

Posted October 8, 2014 by & filed under General, Safety, Tips & How-To's.

An organization’s culture is the basic pattern of shared values, beliefs, and attitudes which shape the way members of an organization behave. These cultures can be changed over time with strategic planning, but not easily. Consider the difficulty of changing one’s political or religious views. A company creating a strong safety culture places value on… Read more »

Worksite Safety Tips – Focus Four

Posted June 23, 2014 by & filed under Safety, Tips & How-To's.

June is National Safety Month and provides us with the perfect opportunity to offer some worksite tips to keep your team and business safe from injury. For this piece, we will discuss the “Focus Four”, as well as another topic we feel strongly about: Distractions. Distractions It’s easy to be distracted on a job site,… Read more »