Strategies for Reducing Worker Fatigue

The Problem of Worker Fatigue Fatigue not only affects a worker’s health and productivity, it also plays a significant role in workplace safety. Causes of worker fatigue are many and varied and may be either work related or due to poor personal … [Read more...]

New Year’s Eye Safety Resolutions

New Year’s resolutions abound this time of year, covering every aspect of improving yourself from eating and fitness to organizing and relationships. Yet, even though about 2,000 workers a day suffer eye injury requiring medical treatment and about … [Read more...]

The Impact of Sleep on Safety

What factor at least partially caused the following disasters? The incident at Three Mile Island nuclear facility in 1979. Bhopal Union Carbide tragedy in 1984. Chernobyl in 1986. The space shuttle Challenger accident in 1986. Exxon … [Read more...]

Workplace Eye Wellness Month

In order to prevent the over 25,000 eye injuries occurring each year, eye safety must be a daily priority in the workplace. To help in that prevention effort, Prevent Blindness America has declared March to be Workplace Eye Wellness Month as a way to … [Read more...]

Infographic on the Dangers of Modern Warehouses

Here's an interesting infographic created by Storage Solutions about the dangers of modern warehouses and how to prevent them. Several topics listed are violations that OSHA looks for, injury prone areas and tips for forklift safety and proper use. … [Read more...]