Safety

Surprise OSHA Inspection??? What to Expect

What to expect from an OSHA inspection

Have you thought about the possibility that an OSHA inspector could show up at your facility? It could happen, and it’s best to be prepared so you aren’t caught off guard. This infographic explains the four main parts of an OSHA inspection and what you should do during each stage to ensure the inspection goes smoothly. You’ll also find out what to do if you are notified you’ve violated any of OSHA’s safety standards.

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The A,B,Cs and 1,2,3s of Fall Protection

Fall arrest systems

Falls are one of the most common causes of workplace injuries. Preventing them doesn’t have to be difficult. You just need to know what to do. This infographic explains the basics of personal fall arrest systems including anchorage points, body support, and connectors. It also demonstrates how to calculate your fall distance, which takes into consideration your height, the length of your lanyard, and the distance needed to decelerate when falling.

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10 Astonishing Facts about Arc Flash

Be prepared for arc flash

An arc flash is a dangerous discharge of energy from an electrical circuit that can result in severe burns, hearing loss, and even death. An arc flash event can occur suddenly, causing injury even if people aren’t touching any of the electrical equipment involved. This infographic lists 10 facts about arc flash that people who work around electrical energy should know. Read and share to spread the word about the danger of arc flash.  Infographic provided by https://www.creativesafetysupply.com

Be prepared for arc flash
Be prepared for arc flash

The 10 Most Hazardous Jobs in the U.S.

Hazardous jobs: is your job on the list?

This infographic lists the 10 most hazardous jobs in the United States in 2014. This data is published annually by the Bureau of Labor Statistics and includes the jobs that had the highest rate of fatal injuries for full-time employees in 2014. The numbers used reflect the number of deaths per 100,000 full-time employees. Take a look to learn whether your job is on the list. Some dangerous jobs may seem obvious, but others might surprise you.  Infographic provided by https://www.creativesafetysupply.com

Hazardous jobs: is your job on the list?
Hazardous jobs: is your job on the list?

Leading Causes of Workplace Injuries

Workplace injures can be avoided

The 10 causes of workplace injuries listed in this infographic make up 85% of all workplace injuries in the U.S. and cost $55.4 billion annually, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Odds are you encounter hazards that could cause some of these injuries. Take a look at the list so you’re aware of potential dangers to pay attention to in your workplace. If your facility experiences any of these injury types frequently, it may be time to take action.  Provided by https://www.creativesafetysupply.com

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