Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Shocking Overhead Crane Photo!

Due to the cluttered and restrictive work area, the operator of this overhead crane is putting himself at risk by standing under the suspended load. It is essential that sufficiently clear space is maintained so that the operator can stand outside the operating envelope of the crane.


We have an Overhead Crane Power Pack which contains 2 DVDs and a Training Course Manual that comprehensively covers overhead crane and sling issues, so that this type of thing doesn't happen in your workplace.


Click here to check it out!

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Hazardous Substances Safety DVD

We have a great little DVD on Hazardous Substances in the workplace. All workplaces, not just heavy industrial type work environments use Hazardous Subtances to some extent or other.

There are literally thousands of different substances used in the workplace. Cleaners, adhesives, paints, solvents, pesticides, inks, lubricants and fuels are just some examples.

This program covers:

• An Introduction to Hazardous Substances
• How we can be harmed by Hazardous Substances
• The common problems
• Minimising potential exposures
• The role of the organisation
• The role of the individual

TO BUY THIS DVD FOR YOUR WORKPLACE CLICK HERE!

Monday, June 27, 2011

Time Lapse Video: Trapped in an elevator for 41 hours!

Footage of Nicholas White trapped in an elevator in the McGraw-Hill Building. Accompanying video to Nick Paumgarten's piece "Up and Then Down" from the April 21st issue of The New Yorker.

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Child's Play Manual Handling Poster

We've had a few queries as to what the Child's Play poster looks like. Well, here it is! You get 3 of these free when you purchase the Child's Play DVD. The DVD itself is extremely effective, and putting these posters up around your workplace, only helps and reinforces the Manual Handling message.

Most importantly though, Child's Play get your staff talking to each other about Manual Handling. Click on the image below to enlarge the poster.

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Police Seize Mexican Drug Lords D.I.Y. Tanks - Amazing video

Two homemade "narco tanks" from suspected drug gangs were seized in Tamaulipas, Mexico. The armored vehicles can only be penetrated by anti-tank grenades and are outfitted with 2.5 centimeters thick armor, protected internal diesel injection and air conditioning.

Invest in Safety Training with your End of Financial Year budget

Please visit our site where you can browse or purchase Occupational Health and Safety DVDs and training courses. We have also got Multi Packs and Power Packs to offer you a total training solution for a great price. Also on our site you'll be able to learn about our comprehensive video library Montie, get free daily Training Tips and Icebreakers, watch a sample of our DVD of the month and more! Click here to check it out!

Monday, June 20, 2011

Safetycare UK change of address

Our office in London has changed address. Our new details in the United Kingdom are:

Safetycare (UK) Limited
Parkgate House
11 Hampton Court Road
Hampton Wick,
Surrey KT1 4AE
United Kingdom

Phone: 020 8977 8900
Fax: 020 8977 4545

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Worst Playground Idea Ever

This unsafe piece of equipment should probably not have been used in the playground.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Free Workplace Safety Posters!



OSHA Safety Posters Here is the official OSHA's posters designed for the workplace.

Say-It Has a small collection of free safety posters that promote safety in the workplace. These posters are written in both English and Spanish.

NYSIF Safety Posters Offers 40 free safety posters in several different categories: Tool Safety, Eye and Head Safety, Construction Safety, Ladder Safety, Safety at the Workplace, Driving Safety, Food Industry Safety, and other areas as well.

Printshop101 Has six different free safety posters for the work environment.

Vermont SIRI Safety info There are several different safety posters available here on a variety of different subjects like: construction safety, home safety, health and fitness, driving safety, electrical safety, and many more.

Agric.gov Here are some great cartoon safety posters available for download.

Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Airbus A380 Assembly (How to build an A-380 7 minutes)

Safe Lifting and Carrying DVD



Material handling occurs in one way or another in every department of every business on every working day - it is not surprising that accidents and injuries resulting from incorrect manual handling techniques comprise the largest group of occupational hazards that result in lost time.

This program covers the following:

1. Anatomy and physiology of the neck and back
2. Types of injuries - muscle-ligament and disc
3. Steps to safe lifting
4. Team lifting
5. Physical characteristics of loads
6. Working conditions
7. Personal limitations of personnel involved in manual handling tasks

CLICK HERE TO BUY THIS DVD!

Monday, June 6, 2011

Amazing Top Down Human MRI Time Lapse Video!



The Visible Human Project®

The Visible Human Project® is an outgrowth of the US National Library of Medicine's 1986 Long-Range Plan. It is the creation of complete, anatomically detailed, three-dimensional representations of the normal male and female human bodies. Acquisition of transverse CT, MR and cryosection images of representative male and female cadavers has been completed. The male was sectioned at one millimeter intervals, the female at one-third of a millimeter intervals.

Thursday, June 2, 2011

Invest in Safety Training with your End of Financial Year budget

Please visit our site where you can browse or purchase Occupational Health and Safety DVDs and training courses. We have also got Multi Packs and Power Packs to offer you a total training solution for a great price. Also on our site you'll be able to learn about our comprehensive video library Montie, get free daily Training Tips and Icebreakers, watch a sample of our DVD of the month and more! Click here to check it out!

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

South American Spanish Safety Videos and DVDs


Safetycare is proud to announce that http://www.spanishsafetyvideos.com/ is now live! We have 12 workplace safety DVDs available in Latin American Spanish, with more on the way. If you have a need to train Hispanic or Spanish personnel, please visit us and preview our range or Spanish Safety videos.