Preventing Heat Stress in the Workplace

Infographic detailing heat related illnesses

While working in hot temperatures can be fatal, heat-related illnesses and injuries are completely preventable. This summer is shaping up to be one of the hottest of all time and employers must take adequate precautions to protect the health and safety of their workers. In addition to providing time for employees to rest, shade, and

10 Most Hazardous Jobs in 2018

Infographic depicting the ten most dangerous jobs in the U.S.

While every workplace may have hazards to mitigate, not every jobsite is fatal. This infographic counts down the top ten most dangerous jobs in the United States, based on 2018 data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries. Can you guess the most hazardous job? Hint: the fatal accident rate

The NFPA 704 Diamond Explained

Infographic for explaining the NFPA 704 diamond

The distinct red, blue yellow, and white diamonds affixed to semi-trucks and chemical containers are one of the most identifiable warning signs—but what does it mean? Each color on the NFPA diamond represents a different type of hazard: blue for health hazards, red for flammability, yellow for instability, and white for special notes. The NFPA

Marking Floors to Communicate Social Distancing

Infographic for how to mark floors for social distancing

Is your facility doing its part to prevent the spread of COVID-19? According to the CDC, limiting close face-to-face contact with others is the best way to reduce the spread of coronavirus. Floor markings are a simple and extremely effective way to remind customers, visitors, and workers what social distancing practices are in place. This

Top 10 OSHA Violations in 2019

Infographic of OSHA's most frequently cited standards from 2019.

Every year OSHA releases the top 10 most frequently cited safety standards. From a lack of training to improper PPE, these are the violations OSHA inspectors saw time and time again. This infographic includes the top  violations OSHA observed during inspections in the 2019 fiscal year. Many of these hazards make the top 10 list

Stop the Spread of Germs

Infographic of preventative actions for restricting the spread of a virus

Help stop the spread of germs with preventative actions you can start right now! This infographic from Creative Safety Supply describes best practices established by the CDC for restricting the spread of respiratory illness. If you can’t avoid exposure, make sure you’re disinfecting surfaces and objects that are frequently touched, washing your hands for at

5S is the Foundation of any Lean Program

5S

The 5S methodology is a framework that provides an outline for approaching organization that can truly transform a workplace. 5S is a systematic approach relying on visual management that consists of five steps: Sort, Set in Order, Shine, Standardize, and Sustain. The purpose of 5S is often boiled down to just organization, but it is

6 Reasons You Should Stop Buying Labels from a Catalog

Catalogs have long been a staple for safety managers. Flipping through the pages and filling out order forms for labels and signs is a common practice, but it may be costing you. Having an industrial label printer on site is an ideal solution to the complicated (and often faulty) process of ordering labels. It gives