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Select appropriate PPE for all employees. You must ensure your employees wear appropriate foot, head and eye protection, along with any other PPE you have identified in your risk assessment.... Read More

Battery powered equipment is commonplace in industry today. However, batteries present hazards that can cause serious injury or death to workers. Batteries are safe, but caution is necessary when touching... Read More

When incidents are investigated, the emphasis should be concentrated on finding the root cause of the incident so you can prevent the event from happening again. The purpose is to find facts... Read More

Scaffold must be sound, rigid and sufficient to carry its own weight plus four times the maximum intended load without settling or displacement. It must be erected on solid footing.... Read More

Whether it’s slipping on a wet floor after a shower or falling down the stairs, injuries due to falls are one of the most common households. Everything from candles to... Read More

All of our Health, Safety and Environment training seminars have been carefully designed to provide a memorable learning experience. Our portfolio of HSE seminars covers a variety of health, safety... Read More

Improper crane assembly. A major reason booms collapse is improper assembly of the crane. In addition, if the crane does not have the proper wood or metal blocking supports to... Read More

Ensure employees know they must not stand under loads and ensure operators never lift a load over an employee. You must never stand under a crane or have a load lifted... Read More

Fire drills are an opportunity to practice evacuation procedures to make sure all involved are familiar with them. Fire drills are also useful for testing escape routes to evaluate their... Read More

When batteries are being charged, explosive gases are produced. Heat and sparks can ignite these gases causing a fire or explosion. All smoking, open flames, and spark producing items such... Read More