Thursday, February 16, 2012

The world's most dangerous road?

A Pakistani truck drivers faces death at every turn transporting goods across mountain passes on arguably the world's most dangerous road.

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

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

Electrical safety shocker!

It was reported that power to this extension lead was still on when it was found. It would appear that the end of the lead had been hung across the noggin when work finished and then has fallen into the bucket. Hopefully, nobody would be stupid enough to drop it into a bucket of water intentionally.

Electric shock is one of the top four killers of construction workers. Always treat electricity with respect as you cannot see it, smell it or hear it and sometimes the first indication that something is not right is an electric shock.

Monday, February 6, 2012

Workplace Health and Safety History WWII to OSHA

A short history of Occupational Health and Safety in the U.S. from after WWII to OSHA's creation in 1970. Clipped from the 1979 film, Can't Take No More, produced and distributed by OSHA, narrated by Studs Terkel.

Thursday, February 2, 2012

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