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Bullet Proof Vest Level 3 - Standard Police Equipment

Bullet Proof Vest Level 3 - Standard Police Equipment

Our police officers carry with them standard police equipment every day when on duty to ensure protection and safety. Apart from bullet proof vest level 3, there...

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Using Smart Devices for Health and Safety Auditing

Using Smart Devices for Health and Safety Auditing

iPhones and iPads and other such smart devices are all over the place these days and people seem to find new uses for them seemingly by the minute. A development...

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Nigel J Welford

Over 33% of all major injuries reported each year are caused as a result of Slips or Trips and are the cause of over 10,000 serious injuries per year. The majority of Slips or Trips in the workplace

By: Nigel J Welford l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 12, 2012
Nigel J Welford

Accident reporting is a fundamental requirement of any business and here we try and give a guide to business owners. All workplace accidents need be reported so they can be investigated to see if any

By: Nigel J Welford l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 12, 2012
Steven Michaels

Workwears are designed to offer maximum protection for you and your workers. But know this; you can optimize the benefits of these personal protective equipments even more.

By: Steven Michaels l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 10, 2012

A safety policy can set the direction for a SMS or be just a decoration on the reception wall. How to write a safety policy that works...

By: Dave S B Hughes l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 09, 2012

There are many companies that make and sell safety awareness banners. We see a lot of great banners and an equal number of what we consider as poor quality banners. Sometimes, companies even try

By: Alan B Sudfeld l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 09, 2012

Safety shoes are important for men and women. This is a chance to protect workers and to comply with all regulations. Anyone who works with heavy items or machinery, chemicals, and dangerous items

By: Dominic Munroe l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 08, 2012
Nigel J Welford

As a business owner you have responsibility to ensure your workplace meets the minimum standards as laid out in The Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992. The Regulations also

By: Nigel J Welford l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 08, 2012
Nigel J Welford

Every year 50 or more people are killed following a workplace transport related accident. Another 2,000 people receive major injuries and 4,000 suffer injuries that result in an absence of three days

By: Nigel J Welford l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 08, 2012
Nigel J Welford

As a business owner you have a legal duty to ensure the safety and security of your staff - including those that you may not see very often due to shift patterns or if they are visiting clients or

By: Nigel J Welford l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 08, 2012
Nigel J Welford

As a business owner you may need staff to work on their own due to shift patterns or if they are mobile and travel from location to location. People often believe that lone working is not allowed

By: Nigel J Welford l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 08, 2012
Conrad Cooper

Writing a benzene awareness safety program is not as difficult as it may first seem. If your company is a subscriber to ISNetworld and you want your benzene awareness safety program to pass their

By: Conrad Cooper l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 08, 2012

iPhones and iPads and other such smart devices are all over the place these days and people seem to find new uses for them seemingly by the minute. A development over the past couple of years have

By: Dave S B Hughes l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 07, 2012

Electric arcs however created, generate a lot of light some of which will damage exposed body parts such as skin and eyes. Electric arc welding is a common source of exposure to this damaging light

By: Dave S B Hughes l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 07, 2012

Penalties for breaching legal safety requirements are all too often based on what happened instead of what could have happened. The difference between the two is often no more than luck. If the

By: Dave S B Hughes l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 07, 2012
Conrad Cooper

Writing a behavior based safety program is not difficult. There are 5 main items that you need to make sure that you include. Your behavior based safety program may have more than these 5 items but

By: Conrad Cooper l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 07, 2012
Gareth E Jones

It's well known that good hand hygiene helps stop the spread of bacteria from one food source to another but in reality this doesn't happen. Do you know what cross contamination is? Just how well do

By: Gareth E Jones l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 06, 2012

When you think of fire suppression systems, you certainly think about the systems using water. The best and quickest way to put out a fire is to release a large amount of water right onto the heart

By: Mary L Smith l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 06, 2012

CO2 Fire extinguishers expanded as Carbon dioxide fire extinguishers work by cooling fire and by removal of oxygen from the fire spot. They contain a combination of CO2, liquid and a non-flammable

By: Koush Rokee l Business > Workplace Safety l May 31, 2012

The use of safety awareness banners & posters became popular during the 1930s & 1940s manufacturing boom. Do these banners have an effect on workplace safety? I can't locate any official studies, but

By: Alan B Sudfeld l Business > Workplace Safety l May 25, 2012

If your company is on top of its health and safety procedures, it can have a number of benefits. As well as the most direct effect of your staff feeling safe from hazards, it also gives you a

By: Jim S Fitch l Business > Workplace Safety l May 23, 2012
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Our police officers carry with them standard police equipment every day when on duty to ensure protection and safety. Apart from bullet proof vest level 3, there are also other pertinent equipment

By: Philip Juan G Ahlstrom l Business > Workplace Safety l Apr 17, 2012 lViews: 110 lComments: 0

Electric arcs however created, generate a lot of light some of which will damage exposed body parts such as skin and eyes. Electric arc welding is a common source of exposure to this damaging light

By: Dave S B Hughes l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 07, 2012 lViews: 100 lComments: 0
Nigel J Welford

As a business owner you have responsibility to ensure your workplace meets the minimum standards as laid out in The Workplace (Health, Safety and Welfare) Regulations 1992. The Regulations also

By: Nigel J Welford l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 08, 2012 lViews: 97 lComments: 0
Conrad Cooper

Writing a behavior based safety program is not difficult. There are 5 main items that you need to make sure that you include. Your behavior based safety program may have more than these 5 items but

By: Conrad Cooper l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 07, 2012 lViews: 97 lComments: 0
Greg Ban

Delays caused by increment weather can be quite costly for those in the construction industry. In order to prevent weather from having a negative effect on productivity, construction shelters are an

By: Greg Ban l Business > Workplace Safety l Apr 24, 2012 lViews: 89 lComments: 0

The use of safety awareness banners & posters became popular during the 1930s & 1940s manufacturing boom. Do these banners have an effect on workplace safety? I can't locate any official studies, but

By: Alan B Sudfeld l Business > Workplace Safety l May 25, 2012 lViews: 81 lComments: 0

Safety shoes are important for men and women. This is a chance to protect workers and to comply with all regulations. Anyone who works with heavy items or machinery, chemicals, and dangerous items

By: Dominic Munroe l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 08, 2012 lViews: 70 lComments: 0

Nowadays, the photoluminescent emergency exit lights have garnered the reputation that puts them high on the list as the most practical emergency lighting system solution there is in the market. So

By: John E William l Business > Workplace Safety l Apr 25, 2012 lViews: 69 lComments: 0

A safety policy can set the direction for a SMS or be just a decoration on the reception wall. How to write a safety policy that works...

By: Dave S B Hughes l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 09, 2012 lViews: 66 lComments: 0
Conrad Cooper

Writing a benzene awareness safety program is not as difficult as it may first seem. If your company is a subscriber to ISNetworld and you want your benzene awareness safety program to pass their

By: Conrad Cooper l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 08, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0

Occupational health and safety has been a growing concern in recent years and with the rise in the number of personal injury claims being filed by employees, employers are perfectly aware that they

By: Mark K Jones l Business > Workplace Safety l Apr 12, 2012 lViews: 63 lComments: 0
Nigel J Welford

Accident reporting is a fundamental requirement of any business and here we try and give a guide to business owners. All workplace accidents need be reported so they can be investigated to see if any

By: Nigel J Welford l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 12, 2012 lViews: 63 lComments: 0
Nigel J Welford

Every year 50 or more people are killed following a workplace transport related accident. Another 2,000 people receive major injuries and 4,000 suffer injuries that result in an absence of three days

By: Nigel J Welford l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 08, 2012 lViews: 63 lComments: 0
Eric Kampel

If you own a childcare facility, daycare or hospital nursery, evacuation cribs are the proper way to ensure safety and proper evacuation in the case of an emergency. Make it clear for your employees

By: Eric Kampel l Business > Workplace Safety l Apr 10, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0
Gareth E Jones

It's well known that good hand hygiene helps stop the spread of bacteria from one food source to another but in reality this doesn't happen. Do you know what cross contamination is? Just how well do

By: Gareth E Jones l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 06, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0
Nigel J Welford

As a business owner you may need staff to work on their own due to shift patterns or if they are mobile and travel from location to location. People often believe that lone working is not allowed

By: Nigel J Welford l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 08, 2012 lViews: 61 lComments: 0
Nigel J Welford

As a business owner you have a legal duty to ensure the safety and security of your staff - including those that you may not see very often due to shift patterns or if they are visiting clients or

By: Nigel J Welford l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 08, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0
Nigel J Welford

Over 33% of all major injuries reported each year are caused as a result of Slips or Trips and are the cause of over 10,000 serious injuries per year. The majority of Slips or Trips in the workplace

By: Nigel J Welford l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 12, 2012 lViews: 57 lComments: 0

Hospital rules and regulations are implemented in order to promote health and guarantee safety. For instance, hospital wards require that appropriate medical uniforms should always be worn. This must

By: Edwin Leyva l Business > Workplace Safety l Feb 23, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0

iPhones and iPads and other such smart devices are all over the place these days and people seem to find new uses for them seemingly by the minute. A development over the past couple of years have

By: Dave S B Hughes l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 07, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0
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A safety policy can set the direction for a SMS or be just a decoration on the reception wall. How to write a safety policy that works...

By: Dave S B Hughes l Business > Workplace Safety l Jun 09, 2012 lViews: 66 lComments: 0
Carl Vouer

Another tragic school shooting has taken place, this time in Ohio. It is a sad event that has become so commonplace and yet is so avoidable by simply implementing the use of metal detectors in

By: Carl Vouer l Business > Workplace Safety l Feb 26, 2012 lViews: 47 lComments: 0

Being a roofer comes with a large amount of risks. To protect you company from those risk it is important to have the right insurance coverage. This article explains the important insurance coverage

By: Robert M Wise l Business > Workplace Safety l Feb 21, 2012 lViews: 42 lComments: 0
Wayne S Thompson

Working in a kitchen environment can incur many dangers. To help prevent these dangers, procedures, rules and guidelines should be put into place to help protect those who work in an environment

By: Wayne S Thompson l Business > Workplace Safety l Feb 22, 2012 lViews: 46 lComments: 0
Wayne S Thompson

Staying safe in the workplace is an important part of your job. Working in a way that helps you as well as other employees stay safe is a vital part of your role. You must always make sure that when

By: Wayne S Thompson l Business > Workplace Safety l Feb 22, 2012 lViews: 35 lComments: 0
Kelly Elmore

There is a wide range of rubber matting currently available, all of which can make a very real difference to your place of work, whatever that place of work might be. Warehouses, factories and shops

By: Kelly Elmore l Business > Workplace Safety l Feb 26, 2012 lViews: 52 lComments: 0

Hospital rules and regulations are implemented in order to promote health and guarantee safety. For instance, hospital wards require that appropriate medical uniforms should always be worn. This must

By: Edwin Leyva l Business > Workplace Safety l Feb 23, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0

Why do tree cutters need fall protective gear? Everyone who works at ten, twenty, thirty or more feet off the ground deserves this protection. After all, any worker who must handle dangerous

By: Nick W Anderson l Business > Workplace Safety l Feb 20, 2012 lViews: 42 lComments: 0

Health and Safety is a regularly used phrase in most work places, and management teams have definitely got to think carefully about it to ensure they are not stung by either fines or hefty personal

By: Mark K Jones l Business > Workplace Safety l Feb 21, 2012 lViews: 46 lComments: 0

In case you're unaware, the Work at Height Regulations implemented in 2005 governs not only the proper use of safety equipment and procedures, but also the requirement for companies to have rescue

By: N. Stuart Beardmore l Business > Workplace Safety l Feb 22, 2012 lViews: 46 lComments: 0

In order to ensure the safety of workers at height as well as those moving beneath them, the UK government adopted new European safety regulations back in 2005. Those regulations were amended in 2007

By: N. Stuart Beardmore l Business > Workplace Safety l Feb 22, 2012 lViews: 45 lComments: 0

Managing work and how it is undertaken is important not only for the financial success of a business, but also for quality and safety purposes. Nowhere is this more important than in the arena of

By: N. Stuart Beardmore l Business > Workplace Safety l Feb 22, 2012 lViews: 40 lComments: 0

An individual ant is pretty dense and pretty dull. However, collectively ants can perform near-miracles. As a team ants can build their home, protect their colony and some can even farm other insects

By: Vernon Stent l Business > Workplace Safety l Apr 15, 2012 lViews: 41 lComments: 0
Leigh Lim

Having a safe and harmonious workplace is one of the main things that can ensure your business' smooth operations. It will flourish better if your employees are comfortable in their workstations and

By: Leigh Lim l Business > Workplace Safety l Apr 05, 2012 lViews: 53 lComments: 0

Our police officers carry with them standard police equipment every day when on duty to ensure protection and safety. Apart from bullet proof vest level 3, there are also other pertinent equipment

By: Philip Juan G Ahlstrom l Business > Workplace Safety l Apr 17, 2012 lViews: 110 lComments: 0

Body armor manufacturers are the prime element in developing and designing effective bullet proof vest that are widely used today around the world. This protective gear is not limited on ballistic

By: Philip Juan G Ahlstrom l Business > Workplace Safety l Apr 17, 2012 lViews: 40 lComments: 0
Eric Kampel

If you own a childcare facility, daycare or hospital nursery, evacuation cribs are the proper way to ensure safety and proper evacuation in the case of an emergency. Make it clear for your employees

By: Eric Kampel l Business > Workplace Safety l Apr 10, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0

Occupational health and safety has been a growing concern in recent years and with the rise in the number of personal injury claims being filed by employees, employers are perfectly aware that they

By: Mark K Jones l Business > Workplace Safety l Apr 12, 2012 lViews: 63 lComments: 0

IACP recognizes the importance of a law enforcement bullet proof vest in providing our police officers utter protection from possible threat. Apparently their line of work entails danger which is why

By: Philip Juan G Ahlstrom l Business > Workplace Safety l Apr 11, 2012 lViews: 43 lComments: 0
Dr Paul Palmer

Why are employees still experiencing musculo-skeletal injuries due to subjective placement into a job role that does not suit their physical capabilities? These issues result in employers paying

By: Dr Paul Palmer l Business > Workplace Safety l Mar 27, 2012 lViews: 38 lComments: 0
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