Safety from the Heart This February

February is a month that is truly from the heart – from Valentine’s Day smack in the middle of the month to American Heart Month casting a red glow throughout February, it’s a month that is all about giving from the heart –whether it’s a material … [Read more...]

A Serious Reality: Workplace Eye Safety Compliance

We’re wide-eyed in (happy!) surprise over a recent mention on eye protection in the workplace – the Lakeside Vision blog gave our safety glasses a shout-out in their “Protecting Your Eyes at Work” post, and we’re thrilled! Eye safety compliance in … [Read more...]

Did Your Holiday Gift of Power Come with Protective Eyewear?

Perhaps you looked forward to the holidays with a little extra excitement this year because you just knew that the power tool you'd been dropping hints about all fall was under the tree or next to the Menorah, just waiting for your eager hands. Then … [Read more...]

Understanding Ergonomics, Part II

In “Understanding Ergonomics, Part I,” ergonomics was defined and the problem of a lack of ergonomics was discussed. In addition, the symptoms of repetitive strain injury were detailed along with the jobs at highest risk for such injuries. In this … [Read more...]

Understanding Ergonomics, Part I

Defining Ergonomics Ergonomics is the science that “addresses human performance and well-being in relation to various types of jobs, equipment, tools and environments.” In other words, it’s the study of the way humans work. The CDC states … [Read more...]