The terminology of fall protection can be confusing. But once you understand the difference between fall arrest and fall restraint, your options become more clear. Continue reading
While many safety audits can be conducted in-house, we know that having your safety audits conducted by a third party includes benefits such as outside knowledge, unbiased opinion, and efficient progress. We here at Safety Solutions & Supply would also like to tell you how conducting third-party safety audits are best for your business.
Are you looking to have your safety audits completed? Are you considering using a third party or doing them in house? Audits conducted internally can be taxing on time and labor resources and take away from overall business function. That’s why we here at Safety Solutions & Supply want to tell you the benefits of using a third party for your safety audits. Continue reading
Nutrition and Hydration Week has taken place every March since 2012 with the purpose of educating people on the value of food and drink. Organizations from all around the world take part in this event by highlighting ways to maintain health and well-being through creative energy, focus, and fun.Continue reading
Are you in need of a safety manager? If so, have you considered outsourcing your safety management? While there are certainly benefits to having an in-house safety manager, outsourcing this position also has some perks. We here at Safety Solutions and Supply have listed some reasons why you might consider hiring your safety manager out of house. Continue reading
Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) task training can be difficult unless you know what you’re looking for. That’s why we here at Safety Solutions & Supply have put together some guidelines for you. This will equip you with the knowledge necessary to perform adequate and efficient task training. Continue reading
While modern equipment and safety features are key today, back then it was wheelbarrows, picks, and shovels.
When we think of mining, we think of all the modern equipment and safety features we have today. But did you know that Florida phosphate mining dates back as far as 1883? In fact, the first hard rock deposits were found near Hawthorne in Alachua County. At its beginning, the only tools men had to work with were wheelbarrows, picks, and shovels. Continue reading
Because sudden cardiac arrest can take place anywhere at anytime, it’s extremely important to place automated external defibrillators (AEDs) in key locations in the workplace and make sure your employees are trained to use them. Sudden cardiac arrest is a leading cause of death in the United States. Making AEDs available in your workplace could mean the difference between life and death. We here at Safety Solutions & Supply have put together some things to help you implement an AED program in your workplace.Continue reading