Workplace Falls

When you are working in a hazardous job, the potential for injury is always present. You are required to move quickly to get your job done, yet remain aware of all the dangers surrounding you. Falling is a danger present on a variety of work sites. The majority of workers are cautious when working at … Continue reading

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Stay Aware on Your Motorcycle

While it is important to be visible while riding, it is equally important as a motorcyclist to be aware of everything around you. You must be consistently alert in order to protect yourself from unexpected obstacles and unaware motorists. The physical risks of a motorcycle accident are so high that inattentiveness on the road is … Continue reading

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Ladder Safety Tips

You may have used ladders all of your life, but not following proper ladder safety procedures could land you in the hospital. Gravity is unforgiving, and a fall from even a small height can cause serious injury. If your job involves ladder use, following the guidelines below will help you avoid an unexpected workplace accident. … Continue reading

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Increase Your Visibility While Riding

When an automobile driver hits a motorcyclist, the most common explanation the driver gives is, “I didn’t see him.” Even when drivers are paying attention, they are commonly looking for cars, not motorcycles. If you want to increase your odds of avoiding a motorcycle accident, one of the best things you can do is increase … Continue reading

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Forklift Safety

Working in the oilfield or in other industrial professions, you may be required to operate a forklift. Forklifts save time and prevent injuries by carrying heavy loads with ease, but they can become dangerous very quickly when operated by an untrained or reckless driver. Safetytoolboxtalks.com has some excellent guidelines for safe forklift operation: Buckle your … Continue reading

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