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Protecting Workers from Underground Hazards

Jul 12th, 2014 | By
Protecting Workers from Underground Hazards

Americans strike underground utilities about once per minute on average according to a report last year by the Common Ground Alliance, a group of utilities, fire marshals, and others interested parties focuses on protecting underground utility lines and the safety of people who dig near them. Perhaps you heard one of these stories: In February
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Challenge Your Audit Process and Improve Safety Performance

Nov 1st, 2013 | By
Challenge Your Audit Process and Improve Safety Performance

Let’s face it; we’ve all been there, facing the impending doom that follows a compliance audit by the “guys from corporate.”  As the audit concludes there is a laundry list of findings that must be addressed.  The facility manager verbalizes his or her commitment to making team-based improvements and getting the issues resolved in a
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