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Five Effective Storage Solutions for Equipment on your Construction Site

Guest blog by Madina Azamy Equipment and material theft is an increasing problem in the construction industry – specifically good quality, expensive tools and machinery that are easy to conceal once stolen. Companies are incurring the loss of equipment and materials … Continue reading

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Safety First: Reducing the Risk of Falls and Injuries in the Workplace

This week’s guest blog comes from Jayde Ferguson of DM Civil Contractors. The construction and mining industry is easily one of the most dangerous when it comes to falls and injuries in the workplace. Each year, thousands are injured on … Continue reading

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Buying Lifting Equipment: Top 6 Things to Look Out For

Guest post by Jayde Ferguson If you are in the construction or mining industry, you know the importance of having lifting equipment on the work site. If you have ever tried to buy lifting equipment, you know that it can … Continue reading

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OSHA Announces Updates on Recordkeeping Rule

The following guest post was written by Fositi Marie Athey of OSHAcampus.com The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a final rule on reporting illnesses and injuries, as well as an updated list on recordkeeping … Continue reading

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10 Lethal Industrial Hazards & Ways to Decrease Risk of Injury Using Personal Protection Equipment (PPE)

Guest post by David James of Sandycroft Workwear, a UK-based safety apparel company. Careless health and safety practices within the construction industry were the cause of thousands of injuries and 148 deaths in the UK in 2013. The sad fact … Continue reading

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Bearing in Mind the Importance of Metal

  Guest blog by Barton Henderson, Manager at Statewide Bearings All machine elements are subject to damage and malfunction. To minimize these damages, choosing the right part for the right job is essential. Every metal has its own specific properties and comes … Continue reading

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6 Tips for Earthmoving Equipment Maintenance

Earthmoving equipment is expensive and complex. Because of this, there are many things you must do to keep it safe and functioning properly. Equipment and tools that function correctly have a lower chance of causing injuries or deaths. This is … Continue reading

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5 Keys to Success in Mining

In a special guest blog, Jayde Ferguson of Statewide Bearings outlines advice on how to run a successful mining operation. by Jayde Ferguson Many of the natural resources used by the global population are found within the Earth’s crust, and … Continue reading

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OSHA Fall Protection: Plan, Provide and Train

In this week’s guest blog from F. Marie Athey (OHST) of OSHAcampus.com, the rise in fall hazards is discussed along with tips on how to reduce them. And don’t miss our own take on this issue at OSHAcampus.com. by F … Continue reading

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Protect Your Employees from Asbestos and Lead: NY company Faces $2.3 Million in OSHA Fines

In a special guest blog this week, F Marie Athey of OSHAcampus.com details some of the key measures companies must implement in order to protect their workers from the dangers associated with asbestos and lead exposure. These steps can be … Continue reading

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