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Off-the-Job Safety

With the advent of the smartphone era has come a troubling uptick in one of the most preventable causes of injury and death in the developed world: distracted driving. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

One of the most overlooked yet powerful tools used on any jobsite or home is the ladder -- from step stools to extension ladders. Read more

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Keeping up with a healthy heart in our day-to-day lives can be a challenge. According to the American Heart Association, heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the U.S., causing one in four deaths every year. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

The plethora of parties and stressful situations can lead to an increase in alcohol, which can result in the choice to drive drunk. Read more

Training & Human Resources

Fall has officially started, and with it comes many seasonal changes. One of the negative aspects of fall is the dreaded flu season. In 2017 alone, approximately 181 Americans succumbed to this destructive virus. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Most boating experiences are positive -- the stuff memories are made of. But the most joyful times quickly can turn deadly if boaters are not vigilant about safety at all times. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

More than a third of American adults are not getting enough sleep on a regular basis, according to a study in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Thousands of roadside workers depend on drivers to keep control of their vehicle in a cone zone.These are things you need to know and do to be safe in a cone zone. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

There has been much discussion over the years about the hours of service rules for oil and gas field operations. It isn’t a matter of having “special rules” for drivers in the oil and gas fields; it’s... Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Advice and recommendations while driving at night, during rush hour and around those impaired. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

In February, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the Zika virus outbreak a public health emergency of international concern. Carried by mosquitoes, the disease has been spreading quickly through the Americas. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Although October is the only month officially designated for the promotion of breast cancer awareness, it’s important to remain vigilant about the disease’s symptoms, risk factors and preventative measures year-round — especially for women over 40. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Fever, headache, fatigue, dry cough, sore throat, stuffy nose, nausea — if these symptoms hit, you may have been bitten by the flu bug. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

According to the National Safety Council the U.S. is on pace for its deadliest driving year since 2007. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

One-half of all recreational boating fatalities happen in calm water. These fatalities occur close to shore and are caused by drowning. Also, in most cases, life jackets are stowed on board but not worn. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

Approximately 45 percent of American homeowners will put themselves and their communities at risk by failing to call 811 before digging, according to Colonial Pipeline Co.’s recent survey.  According ... Read more

According to the National Safety Council’s fact book, “Injury Facts 2014,” choking is the eighth leading cause of unintentional injury deaths. Foods are responsible for most choking incidents. Choking... Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

While February is considered the month to show your significant other how much you love him/her with cards, flowers or chocolates, it is also the month to check up on your own heart health. February i... Read more

Ever wonder why your eyes feel like they have sand in them? If you have dry, itchy eyes that improve when you blink, the culprit may not be allergies or sinus problems. Instead, you could have dry eye... Read more

Cyber crime is a hot-button issue across the globe right now. Hackers have access to advanced technology that makes it easier to commit the crimes, and they do not discriminate as to whom they attack.... Read more

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