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Safety and Health Program Management Guidelines from OSHA

Apr 30th, 2016 | By
Safety and Health Program Management Guidelines from OSHA

Take a break and check out the draft Safety and Health Program Management Guidelines issued by the U.S. Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA). The guidelines are intended to provide employers and workers with a sound, flexible framework for addressing safety and health issues in the workplace. The Program Management Guidelines were originally published in
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Vehicle Safety: Cars and Motorcycles

Sep 3rd, 2015 | By
Vehicle Safety: Cars and Motorcycles

Take a break and watch these short public safety announcements regarding vehicles and motorcycles. These are great clips for safety talks.



Welding Gas Truck Explosion

Mar 13th, 2015 | By
Welding Gas Truck Explosion

Take a break and watch this short video of a truck carrying welding gases, oxygen and acetylene, that crashes on the highway.         http://www.youtube.com/embed/FG1LGKieTxY?rel=0   Photograph: Gas Bottles by Esra Su, Frankfurt, Germany.   Return to the EHS Journal Home Page



Emergency Survival: Start a Fire with a Gum Wrapper

Jan 5th, 2015 | By
Emergency Survival: Start a Fire with a Gum Wrapper

Take a break and watch this 30-second video that shows you how to start a fire with a gum wrapper and a flashlight battery.   Video uploaded by the King of Random.com. Photograph: Bonfire 5 by Garret Voight, White Bear Lake, Minnesota, U.S.A.   Return to the EHS Journal Home Page



Safety Accident Prevention Videos

Jan 2nd, 2015 | By
Safety Accident Prevention Videos

Take a break and watch these powerful accident prevention videos developed by the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (WSIB) in Ontario, Canada.     The videos, which¬†were developed as part of the WSIB’s Prevent-It.ca campaign, were designed to stimulate discussion among employers and workers, inspiring a “change in the mindset that says workplace injuries and
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Improving the Quality of Phase I ESA Reports

Jun 7th, 2014 | By
Improving the Quality of Phase I ESA Reports

This article provides practical tips for improving Phase I environmental due diligence reports. Great advice for new and experienced practitioners.



How to Remove a Tick

Apr 6th, 2014 | By
How to Remove a Tick

Take a break and watch this short video that shows the best way to remove a tick using narrow-pointed tweezers.



Forklift Accident Video

May 9th, 2013 | By
Forklift Accident Video

Take a break and watch this short video of forklift mishaps. The music makes it sounds as if these accidents are supposed to be funny, but we all know how tragic they could have been.



How Effective is OSHA?

Mar 2nd, 2013 | By

Here’s an interesting information graphic comparing the achievements and disappointments of the U.S. Occupational, Safety & Health Administration (OSHA). Is OSHA a wasteful regulatory nightmare or a common sense program that saves lives?



Eye Protection Video

Jan 6th, 2013 | By
Eye Protection Video

Take a break and watch this 60-second clip that uses a tomato and a nail to demonstrate the importance of wearing eye protection.