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Tales to Protect Your Vision: True PPE Stories
"You'll shoot your eye out, kid," Santa replies in the 1980s movie classic "A Christmas Story," when Ralphie asks for a Red Ryder BB gun for Christmas. That phrase has become synonymous with eye safety in a joking manner. In reality, personal protective...Read More
February 25, 2015
Source: Michigan State University
Employees who point out problems in the office may help the company improve, but could be hurting themselves in the process. Such negative-minded workers are more likely to become mentally fatigued and defensive and experience a drop-off in production, according to a first-of-its-...Read More
When clocks spring forward, people lose sleep, have more heart attacks, and might not even save energy.
By Ben Harder
Groggier than usual? No surprise there: Americans set their clocks ahead by an hour yesterday and lost an hour of sleep. "Springing forward" creates another hour of sunlight in the evening. It also has some effects on health and p...Read More
Red Wing Shoes Recalls Steel Toe Work Boots Due to Impact Hazard
Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.
About 105,000 pairs in the United States and 9...Read More
Every year, more than 100 people lose their lives in forklift accidents, and thousands more are injured. OSHA has launched a new emphasis program in Idaho in the wake of a high number of forklift-related incidents. The agency is conducting random inspections this month at sawmills, food-processing and distribution facilities, warehouses, and garden...Read More