Thursday, September 29, 2011

Amazing 3-Dimensional Printer



3D printing is a form of additive manufacturing technology where a three dimensional object is created by laying down successive layers of material. 3D printers are generally faster, more affordable and easier to use than other additive manufacturing technologies. 3D printers offer product developers the ability to print parts and assemblies made of several materials with different mechanical and physical properties in a single build process. Advanced 3D printing technologies yield models that can serve as product prototypes.

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Dangerous Trenching Photo


Two sticks holding a huge boulder is not considered safe trench shoring! 'Battering Back' or using a trench shield are two safe methods.

Monday, September 26, 2011

Fatigue in the Workplace

Fatigue is an issue that we can no longer ignore. The reason is that many international research bodies have concluded that being awake for 17 hours or more, have the same affect on the human body as having a 0.05% blood alcohol content.

Feeling tired or drowsy after prolonged mental or physical effort at work is normal. Fatigue, however is more than just feeling tired. Fatigue is an acute and/or chronic state of tiredness that can lead to mental and/or physical exhaustion. Fatigue prevents people from functioning within normal boundaries.




Fatigue is a diffucult issue to manage in the workplace. This is the best DVD on fatigue awareness out right now. To get it CLICK HERE!

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

International Peace Day 2011

The International Day of Peace ("Peace Day") provides an opportunity for individuals, organizations and nations to create practical acts of peace on a shared date. It was established by a United Nations resolution in 1981 to coincide with the opening of the General Assembly. The first Peace Day was celebrated in September 1982.

For more information go to: http://internationaldayofpeace.org

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Innovation at its finest



Isang Litrong Liwanag (A Liter of Light), is a sustainable lighting project which aims to bring the eco-friendly Solar Bottle Bulb to disprivileged communities nationwide. Designed and developed by students from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), the Solar Bottle Bulb is based on the principles of Appropriate Technologies – a concept that provides simple and easily replicable technologies that address basic needs in developing communities.

Friday, September 16, 2011

Oxy-Acetylene Welding Safety DVD


Unfortunately, Oxy-acetylene Welding 'flashback' workplace accidents have featured in the news this week, reiterating the need for comprehensive training and sound safe work procedures.

Oxy-acetylene Welding is one of the most common forms of welding in use throughout industry. This program shows operators how to use Oxy-acetylene equipment safely and correctly.

The program includes:

* Explanation of how the Oxy-acetylene process works
* Workshop and Equipment Safety
* Explanation of all the components which make up the Welding Unit
* Flame types and their cuttings
* Backfire and Flashback
* Running a Bead with and without a Rod
* Correct procedure for a variety of Welds
* Safe procedures for the Closing Down of the Welding Unit

To buy this DVD, please go to: http://www.safetycare.com/

Thursday, September 15, 2011

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Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Insane Forklift Accident!



In Russia, an out of control fork-lift driver lost control of his vehicle, and slammed into stock shelves holding thousands of bottles of Cognac and vodka. The accident will leave the alcohol retailer with a nasty financial hangover. It's estimated over 150 thousands dollars worth of stock was downed.

Monday, September 12, 2011

The world remembers September 11

Just as Sept. 11 was unthinkable, Sunday was inevitable: the 10th anniversary of a day that stands alone. In history. In memory.

Ten years after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, a special report on the decade’s costs and consequences, measured in thousands of lives, trillions of dollars and countless challenges to the human spirit.

To read the rest of this story from the NY Times Online please click here: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/09/12/nyregion/september-11-anniversary.html?_r=1&hp

Thursday, September 8, 2011

Dangerous Electrical Home-Made Solution


Apart from being extremely unsafe, you would have thought that buying the appropriate adapter would have been quicker than creating this make-shift plug!

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

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Tuesday, September 6, 2011

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Friday, September 2, 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.