Workplace Safety

PPE for Firefighters: Staying Safe

Firefighters put their lives on the line everyday in order to save our lives, homes, and property. Their job is one of the most risky jobs there is. From going into burning buildings, breathing in smoke, and risking explosions and buildings falling, being a firefighter is dangerous. Personal protective equipment, or PPE, are items that

2020-08-21T13:17:48-04:00August 22nd, 2020|Avoiding Injury, Workplace Safety|

Ergonomics in Dentistry: Work Without Pain

Due to the high rate of injury and discomfort, it is important for dental professionals to be familiar with ergonomics in dentistry. Dentists, hygienists and assistants must sit in awkward positions for long periods of time. They must also hold small instruments and perform precise arm and hand movements. There are many things dental professionals

2020-07-29T14:11:07-04:00July 29th, 2020|Avoiding Injury, Workplace Safety|

Clean Cab: Steps To Take

As a trucker, it’s always good to have a clean cab. Not only does it look nice, but it’ll also help you avoid getting worn out mentally. Still, it can be easy to fall into bad habits and leave things messy. That’s why there’s a few things you can do regularly to keep your driving

2020-07-17T16:19:08-04:00July 11th, 2020|Trucking Accidents, Workplace Safety|

Computer Mouse: Office Ergonomics

With the COVID-19 pandemic, many people have had to take up a new method of working. This may mean that you're figuring out how to set up a comfortable and ergonomic workspace within your home. One difficult are is, surprisingly, a computer mouse. It might seem minor, but it’s important to use understand what proper

2020-06-18T14:20:13-04:00May 27th, 2020|Avoiding Injury, Workplace Safety|

Server Injuries: Environmental Risks

Workplace injuries can occur in practically any work environment, and restaurants are no exception. Server injuries tend to happen in many different ways, and can cause permanent issues if not taken care of. Therefore, it’s important to know what to watch for when working in these environments… Server Injuries: Most Frequent Kinds Cuts Cuts are

2020-04-29T14:35:24-04:00April 29th, 2020|Avoiding Injury, Workplace Safety|

Face Masks: The Importance of Protection

While the current COVID-19 pandemic has left many people working or staying at home, some essential businesses have remained open. For these workers, wearing face masks is key for helping prevent the disease from spreading. Therefore, it’s important to know how to wear them properly and why they matter… Face Masks: Why They’re Important Importance

2020-04-16T15:56:24-04:00April 15th, 2020|Personal Injury, Workplace Safety|

Excessive Sitting: Posture and Impact

Having to stand for long periods of time at work can take a toll on your body. However, excessive sitting isn't all that much better. Therefore, it's important to know what kind of seated position you should be in... Excessive Sitting: Good Body Position Issues with sitting Excessive sitting can lead to a couple different

2020-04-03T12:22:54-04:00April 4th, 2020|Avoiding Injury, Workplace Safety|