https://vimeo.com/641673509 This workplace safety video is used in accordance with the USA Fair Use Doctrine for nonprofit educational purposes - 2021 One unsafe workplace act can cause eventual harm in several ways, such as: Accumulative harm: Some unsafe workplace acts may not cause immediate harm but may accumulate over time, resulting in long-term harm to … Continue reading How One Unsafe Action Affects Another – #WorkplaceSafety
Weekly Toll: Death on the Job
Last week: Workers killed fighting fires, falling off buildings, crushed under pallets and walls, hit by a train, mauled by dogs, killed by vehicles …Weekly Toll: Death on the Job
Shift work and long work hours and their association with chronic health conditions: A systematic review of systematic reviews with meta-analyses
This meta-analysis and systematic review evaluated available research on the links between shift work (SW) and long work hours (LWH) on chronic …Shift work and long work hours and their association with chronic health conditions: A systematic review of systematic reviews with meta-analyses
How does subjective invulnerability impact young workers’ safety voice?
This explored how a sense of invulnerability/indestructibility in the face of physical hazards affects young workers’ reactions to workplace hazards,…How does subjective invulnerability impact young workers’ safety voice?
Power Plant Men Fighting Fires for Fun
Revised 7/9/2022 Originally Posted October 5, 2012: The Coal Fired Power Plant where I worked first as a summer help, then as a janitor, a labor crew…Power Plant Men Fighting Fires for Fun
Do Blocked Railroad Crossings Endanger Your Community? Tell Us More. — ProPublica
We want to understand what stationary and long trains mean for EMS, firefighters, police and families across the country. — Read on http://www.propublica.org/getinvolved/do-blocked-railroad-crossings-endanger-your-community-tell-us-more
Biden’s FY 2024 Workplace Safety and Health Budget
“Don’t tell me what you value. Show me your budget — and I’ll tell you what you value.” — Joe Biden The Biden administration’s FY 2024 Budget …Biden’s FY 2024 Workplace Safety and Health Budget
Vehicle crashes/collisions and 12 hour shift work
A study I just read had some interesting findings regarding the risk of collision following 12-hour shift work. First, nothing new that night work …Vehicle crashes/collisions and 12 hour shift work
Sustainable Energy Solutions for Fire Departments
The USFA is responsible for the NETC, a nationally recognized historical location in Emmitsburg, Maryland, with 30 structures that function as sleeping, eating, education and office spaces. We are committed to climate change initiatives to reduce our carbon footprint and lower monthly operating costs at the NETC. Many of these initiatives can also be implemented … Continue reading Sustainable Energy Solutions for Fire Departments
Safety Doesn’t Have To Be Sexy
By Phil La Duke Author: I Know My Shoes Are Untied! Mind Your Own Business. An Iconoclast’s View of Workers’ Safety.Lone Gunman: Rewriting the …Safety Doesn’t Have To Be Sexy
Prison Time for Killing Worker in Trench Collapses
It is no secret to anyone who has followed my rants for the past couple of decades that killing workers in trench collapses really pisses me off. …Prison Time for Killing Worker in Trench Collapses
Weekly Toll: More Death on the Job
Last week, workers were electrocuted, killed in explosions, a coal mine, shootings, falls, fires and traffic incidents. On average, over 100 workers …Weekly Toll: More Death on the Job
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