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Safety Tips – Landscape Professionals

Manual labor can pose risk to workers, especially if out in the elements and not properly equipped. Professionals in the landscaping and horticulture realm need to take certain cautions when working with hazardous materials in the field. Landscaping and horticulture encompass a variety of services including architecture, design, irrigation systems, planting, and overall construction. Some of these services involve hazardous materials, and heavy machinery. Some of the important places to protect

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Take Care of Your Hard Hats – Maintenance Tips

Shielding your head is crucial for workers at all times. Hard hats should always be worn at job sites and other hazardous work sites in order to keep employees safe and employers protected. Enforcing safety precaution is necessary, but what’s most important is safety gear maintenance. If you notice hard hats are cracked, getting old or over worn they won’t perform properly in the event of an emergency. Learn the

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Inventory Check – Safety Clothing Standards

It’s officially February and now that the holidays are behind us it’s the perfect time to evaluate your company safety products. Whether you use vests, hard hats, or protective eyewear at your business it’s important to get your gear up to date and make sure you are meeting the latest ANSI standards. There are different types of safety standards in the U.S. Two you should know about are Occupational Safety and

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Job Site Safety Tips

Labor workers are susceptible to a number of life threatening injuries every day. Falling objects, heavy machinery, and hazardous materials are just a few construction site dangers. Job site injuries are serious and can be lethal. It is important to arm yourself and your employees with the right gear. Proper protective gear should be provided and required for all employees including protective eyewear, hard hats, and steel toed boots. Protective eyewear

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Protect Your Employees from Injury

Construction work is a labor intensive job filled with daily opportunity for injury or even fatality. According to Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) nearly 6.5 million people work at approximately 252,000 construction sites across the nation on any given day. Although the number of injuries in construction has significantly decreased over the years, it still remains a high risk industry. A couple of common hazards for construction workers are scaffolds

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5 Reasons you Need Hard Hats

Construction job sites are full of danger. There are sharp and heavy objects, tools, machinery, and instances of working from high places. Contractors should demand their employees protect themselves on the job site to prevent injury. Do you know the real benefits of wearing a hard hat? Use these tips below to better illustrate the benefits and general safety reasons to your employees about using hard hats. Hard Hat Benefits: 1. Hard hats protect

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The Role Of The FHWA In The Daily Lives

Many of us encounter construction workers in their bright orange vests or the safety green tshirts. These garments are designed to keep the workers safe, and they are required to be worn and meet special criteria by the FHWA, the Federal Highway Administration. Federal Highway Administration The Federal Highway Administration is a component of the U.S. Department of Transportation. Specifically, it covers most anything having to do with the highways: construction, design,

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The Introduction Of The Hard Hat

Hard hats are common place nowadays; from construction sites to factories, they adorn the heads of workers throughout all ranks. Although not much to look at they offer invaluable protection. They haven’t always been so common within the work place though, this is a brief history of the hard hat and how it has evolved over time. “Hard-Boiled Hat” Some credit Franz Kafka with developing the first hard hat during his time

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Why Hardhats Are Valuable

Hardhats are protective pieces of headgear. Most commonly seen in the construction industry, they are worn by workers. The main purpose of using this headgear is to shield the wearer from the impact of objects that fall from above.   Construction  On construction sites, it is often the case that heavy materials are being used at high levels. The risk of head injury in this kind of environment is high. This danger can be greatly

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