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The Fort Hood Sentinel
Failure to wear seatbelts and use motorcycle personal protective equipment contributes significantly to injury severity. This tragic loss of life is preventable and unacceptable. I challenge all our leaders and Soldiers to be disciplined and ...
Committee recommends safety measures for America's Cup
Many of the 37 recommendations from the committee are aimed at boosting the personal safety of the sailors. Among the ... The review committee, headed by regatta director Iain Murray, also recommended "structural" changes to the high-speed, high-risk ...
Yachting: Safety increases recommended for America's Cup
Regatta Director presents 2013 America's Cup safety recommendations
New MERS-CoV case reported as puzzles persist
To prevent "stigmatization of patients," the HCWs didn't use any personal protective equipment except gloves when caring for them. The HCWs had no recent travel history or reported contact with animals. None of the patients had renal failure, a ...
A Fire Officer's Dozen
For example, if you expect your guys to wear full personal protective equipment and grab tools off the truck for even a routine fire alarm call, you have to do the same. Walking around in street clothes or half-dressed is unacceptable in many instances ...
Milan airport installs 50000 NFC tags
"Personal protective equipment (PPE) management, voice assisted procedures and an indoor location system. "We initially had problems after we first launched this type of system in 2009 with the lack of available NFC phones, but now with more Samsung ...
Posted by Ken Oswald on May 17, 2013 at 5:53pm
ISQEM would like to invite people to submit papers for publishing on their website http://www.isqem.com If you have any interesting OHS, quality or environmental papers or PowerPoint presentations that you would like to share with other people around the world, then this is your chance. We will acknowledge you as the contributor / writer so that you gain full recognition.
Posted by Wayne Harris on April 30, 2013 at 10:29pm
Appraisals are annual events in any organization. For the HR professional, it is a challenge to make the right appraisal of any candidate. A positive appraisal, which results in a good pay hike, will surely be welcome by the employee receiving it, but is envied or even contested by other employees who are not on the same level, giving way to ill feeling and perhaps even sabre rattling.…Continue
Posted by Russel Stuart on April 22, 2013 at 1:27am
Recent years have seen the business environment become very competitive. This, coupled with recent economic upheavals, means that most businesses face challenges of their lifetime. Therefore, it is paramount for such outfits to create survival methods, and increase security and efficiency in their premises.
One of the best ways of enhancing efficient operation in the warehouse is proper floor marking, popularly known…Continue
Posted by Mike Wilson on April 21, 2013 at 3:50pm
The term lockout tagout or LOTO is often used within a research or industry setting and refers to the safety practice of shutting off dangerous equipment that may emit hazardous energy and not allowing it to be turned on or put into use again until after it has been properly serviced or maintained by trained personnel. According to OSHA, hazardous energy sources include mechanical, electrical,…Continue
Posted by Mike Wilson on April 21, 2013 at 3:41pm
One truly fundamental component of warehouse and industrial safety is the usage of safety signs. Safety signs can be found virtually everywhere from your local grocery store to a high-end mall department store all the way to a large warehouse facility. Continue Reading
Posted by Mike Wilson on April 21, 2013 at 3:38pm
It's key for businesses—and managers of those businesses—to put measures in place to protect workers in the event of dangerous falls on the job. Since there are many different types of fall protection products, you may have questions about which ones to use or how to use them correctly. Here are some answers to common questions about protective products such as body belts, safety harnesses, carabiners, shock…Continue
Posted by Maree Kyle on April 15, 2013 at 11:01am