Category Archives: Safety First

11 Safety tips for Welders

Did you know that by adhering to a few simple safety guidelines you can minimize injuries in your welding shop and potentially increase efficiency and production? Here are 11 safety tips for welders: Read the manual: Always read the manual for any welding tools and machinery you are using to be sure you are aware […]

Fires by Fireworks

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Stay safe this Halloween! Fireworks start an average of 18,500 fires per year, including 1,300 structure fires, 300 vehicle fires, and 16,900 outside and other fires. These fires caused an average of three deaths, 40 civilian injuries, and an average of $43 million in direct property damage. In 2015, U.S. hospital emergency rooms treated an […]

When is it Time to Get a New Pair of Work Boots?

Old footwear is unsafe and damaged foot wear is pretty much as bad as not wearing safety shoes at all. If you can’t tell when to replace your work boots here is what you should be looking for:    Wear and Tear  Can you see the steel toe shining through? Is the heel plate rubbed […]

Building and Emergency Preparedness Kit

In light of recent events we think it’s important to revisit the idea of having an emergency preparedness kit in your home. A kit can be every useful in any sort of natural disaster and they are easy and relatively cheap to put together. Do yourself and your family a favor and think ahead. We’ve […]

Beat the Heat, Summer Work Place Safety

Although the sun is beautiful, the heat and those rays are awfully dangerous. We want you to stay safe and beat the heat with these workplace safety tips: Know the signs of a heat stroke Heatstroke is where the body is no longer able to cool itself and a person’s body temperature becomes dangerously high. Symptoms […]

Stretching to Avoid Workplace Injuries

Our day to day work can take a toll on our health over time. Aside from stress and mental wellness, physical strain at work can cause bigger problems and affect our posture overtime. Stretching is a quick and easy way to off set a lot of these issues. Stretching provides a variety of benefits including: […]

How To Make Work-Place Safety, Work

Make safety an integral part of your training and on boarding process Many companies will stick in a safety video and ask their trainee to watch it and then call it quits. We think it’s time to make safety important again. Throw the video away and give safety training the attention and hands one experience it deserves, treat […]

Making Safety a #1 Priority

Goal setting has been proven effective and that’s why many of us have made personal new year’s resolutions to stick to this year. But It’s just as important to set goals for your organization as well and we encourage safety to be a #1 priority on that list of goals. Why? Well we think you […]

We’re Loving What the Sayle Brothers are up to!

As you all know, we stand behind workplace safety, that’s what we’re all about. So, when we hear someone is doing something to revolutionize the industry, we’re all ears. The Sayle Brothers have teamed up to bring 3 tools to the industry. Stephen has an extensive background in workplace safety in industries such as oil […]