Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Lockout / Tagout : Your Life Depends On It


May is Electrical Safety Month -  Stay Safe!

The Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) is a non-profit organization dedicated exclusively to promoting electrical safety at home and in the workplace.  As part of their featured resources this year,  they remind you to Lockout/Tagout.

According to OSHA, following proper Lockout / Tagout procedures prevents an estimated 120 fatalities and 50,000 injuries each year. Learn how to Lockout / Tagout and avoid unnecessary risk.


Tuesday, May 17, 2016

May is Electrical Safety Month

May is Electrical Safety Month.

There are well over 1,000,000 Hand Injuries A Year in the workplace
20% of disabling workplace injuries involve the hands.
63% are Lacerations (1)

STUDIES SHOW THAT AS MANY AS 60% OF INJURIES COULD BE ELIMINATED THROUGH USE OF APPROPRIATE HAND PROTECTION

3M™ Comfort Grip Cut Resistant Gloves have the same features and comfort as the General Use Gloves with even greater cut, puncture and tear resistance. These medium-duty gloves are excellent for jobs requiring dexterity when handling sharp parts.



Pick up our safety specials flyer and be safe!


(1) National Safety Council