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3 Overlooked Manufacturing Hazards – Training and safety procedures reduce risks

Safety in the manufacturing industry has improved drastically over the last several decades, but when it comes to safety you should never settle with current working conditions. Regular evaluation should be implemented at the workplace.  Many factors contribute to manufacturing hazards so it may be hard to find a starting point. Don’t worry, we have […]

Hurricane Season is Not Over

According to National Weather Service’s Climate Prediction Center, hurricane season reaches its peak between August and October in both the Eastern Pacific Ocean and Atlantic Basin. You can’t rely on forecast to determine whether or not you should prepare for a hurricane. Let’s face it; Mother Nature is so unpredictable that not even experts can […]

Recycling – Benefits of recycling and how to start

Earth is our only home and we have a responsibility to protect it.  One of the simplest ways to reduce strain on the environment is to recycle. According to an article on Recycling Today, 90% of businesses practice a form of recycling. Recycling is the process of breaking down and re-using materials that would otherwise […]

Employment Drug Testing

Drug testing promotes positive work culture  According to a survey conducted by the Society of Human Resources, 57% of employers implement drug testing to determine if employees or job applicants are using drugs. Employers overlook drug testing because it’s not required by the state they are operating in, it’s too costly or they believe it’s […]

Preparing for Flu Season – Helpful tips to keep from spreading the flu

With fall just around the corner, now is the time to start preparing for flu season. 10% of the population contracts the flu yearly. Though it may not seem like a high percentage, more people are affected than you think. Interacting with people who have been exposed to the flu is inevitable, but it doesn’t […]

Self-Care Awareness Month: 4 Tips to Better Yourself

According to U.S Stress statistics , 77% of people regularly experience physical symptoms caused by stress and 73% experience psychological symptoms caused by stress. Stress is your body’s way of responding to any kind of demand or threat. You can train your body to handle stress more efficiently by practicing self-care. Any activity you deliberately […]

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How to Prevent Trenching and Excavation Injuries