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It is likely that we will see somewhere between 4,000 and 5,000 workplace fatalities in 2013 once all the reports are in. Many families will have a permanently empty place at the table and it will be a tough Christmas… Continue reading
Failure to recognize workplace hazards lead to human suffering, and we can avoid this suffering by recognizing the hazards that lead to injuries. Safety Topics found that OSHA has once again made that point with fines levied on two construction… Continue reading
Just today a report that an e-cigarette exploded while being recharged, proof that smoking is hazardous. Recently, I was conducting a Hazard Recognition and Control Workshop when one of the students “lit-up.” At first I was shocked to see smoke… Continue reading
In 2012 4,547 workers were killed on the job in the United States. Of that number, 506 were homicides, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI), Homicide is the leading cause of death for… Continue reading