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Safe Lifting Techniques

Posted by Kristin Bowen on May 31, 2017 9:46:25 AM

More than 700 back-related injuries occur every day due to improper lifting techniques.  According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are more than 269,000 back injuries every year in private industry alone.  Back injuries account for more than 25% of all lost-time injuries.  

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Off-The-Job and Home Safety Hazards

Posted by Daniel Wilson on Jun 28, 2013 3:08:00 PM

It occurred to me recently that, as safety professionals, we often focus our attention only on workplace-related risks, hazards, and controls. While we certainly need to focus our attention on workplace safety, we must also remember that employees have lives outside of work. I’ve seen a number of employers who, with the help of safety professionals, provide their employees with information, presented both at meetings and in print, about safety at home.

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