Posts Tagged ‘Safety’
Watch That Step!October 27th, 2010
You're much safer whizzing down the highway than walking through the entrance at work. So says Liberty Mutual's Workplace Safety
Study: Students Avoid School ToiletsOctober 25th, 2010
Nearly 40% of secondary school girls reported ''holding it in'' so they didn't have to go to the toilet. And 16% of secondary school boys reported "bad things" happening in the toilets, making them wary of going in
Equipping Artistic ExpressionOctober 22nd, 2010
Aggreko, a global company specializing in rental power, cooling, heating, and oil-free compressed air, recently played an integral part in what could have been an explosive piece of artwork.
HeatTrak Expands Distributor NetworkOctober 20th, 2010
The manufacturer of portable heated matting products has added four partners to its distribution
ASHRAE Publishes Updated Refrigerant Safety StandardsOctober 14th, 2010
The 2010 editions of ASHRAE’s major refrigerants-related standards have been published as a package with 14 new refrigerant blends added.
Cooling Tower Study Results ReleasedSeptember 22nd, 2010
New research supported by ASHRAE indicates that non-chemical devices (NCD) marketed to control the growth of biological agents may not materially reduce biological
17 Years After The Chicken Plant Fire (from The Workplace Safety Council)September 9th, 2010
On September 3, 1991 a fire in the Imperial Foods chicken processing plant in Hamlet, NC, claimed 25 lives and injured 54 employees. Locked emergency exits made it difficult for employees to exit the building during the fire.
September: National Preparedness MonthSeptember 1st, 2010
This September marks the seventh annual National Preparedness Month, and FEMA, the Red Cross, and many local communities are encouraging businesses to assess their respective levels of