The Connection Between Hurricanes and Indoor Air Quality
 

When we think of the damage that hurricanes can inflict upon our communities, our minds don’t immediately go to indoor air quality.

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3 Tips to Prevent the Flu - Marketing Department

As we head into October, there are many things that come with this new month and unfortunately the mark of cold and flu season is one of them.  We all know that it’s important to frequently wash our hands and cover our mouths when we sneeze or cough, but here are some other ways you can protect yourself against the cold and flu:

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   Post Date: 10/1/2018



What You Need to Know About Silica: Part 2 - Marketing Department

There are certain health concerns related to when a person comes in contact with unsafe levels of silica. 

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   Post Date: 9/12/2018



What You Need To Know About Silica: Part 1 - Marketing Department

Crystalline silica is a common mineral that is usually made of sand, stone, mortar as well as concrete and can have potentially fatal health consequences if the proper safety regulations are not followed. 

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   Post Date: 9/6/2018



Trenching and Excavation - Identifying Potential Hazards to Prevent Collapses - Marketing Department

When OSHA announced its priority goals for 2018, reducing trenching and excavation fatalities by 10% was at the top of the list. Such fatalities were nearly double the average of the previous five years according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. While associations such as OSHA set standards and provide training, education, and assistance necesary to prevent these accidents, responsibility to follow steps that ensure protective systems are used falls on the employer.

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   Post Date: 6/7/2018



Heat Illness Prevention - Structuring an Effective Training Program - Marketing Department

Illnesses and deaths caused by excess heat in workplace environments can be prevented by establishing necessary safeguards. These precautions are typically encompassed within an Injury and Illness Prevention Program (IIPP), which is designed to help each business identify hazards to protect all of their employees in their unique workplace. 

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   Post Date: 6/5/2018



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