Tag Archives: Health and Safety

Healthcare Hazard Control & Safety Management

Healthcare Hazard Control & Safety Management

Healthcare Hazard Control & Safety Management Second Edition JAMES T. TWEEDY. The book is broad in scope and focuses on the importance of safety in our nation’s hospitals and nursing homes. However, much of the information has application to other healthcare organizations, including ambulatory surgery centers, long-term care facilities, laboratories, and primary health clinics. The author places a strong emphasis on …

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Guidelines for Process Safety Knowledge Management

Guidelines for Process Safety Knowledge Management

Guidelines for Process Safety Knowledge Management by CCPS (Center for Chemical Process Safety). This book contains guidelines for companies to improve their process safety performance through the implementation of a Process Safety Knowledge Management (PSKM) system. The characteristics of a PSKM system are defined and guidelines are shared on how to set up a PSKM system to improve overall Process …

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First Aid Manual Revised 10th Edition

First Aid Manual Revised 10th Edition

First Aid Manual Revised 10th Edition by BRITISH RED CROSS, the world’s largest provider of first aid. The manual serves as an indispensable guide in emergency preparedness and healthcare. this comprehensive manual has long been recognized as a vital resource for individuals seeking to acquire and enhance their first aid knowledge. In a world where unforeseen accidents and medical emergencies …

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Selecting Protective Gloves for work with Chemicals

Selecting Protective Gloves for work with Chemicals

Chemicals play a crucial role in various industries, from manufacturing to research. However, working with chemicals comes with inherent risks, making the selection of protective gloves a critical aspect of workplace safety. In this article, we will explore the intricacies of choosing the right gloves for chemical work and delve into essential factors that should guide your decision-making process. In …

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Manual Handling Safety Training

Manual Handling Safety Training

Manual handling refers to any activity that requires us to use force to lift, push, pull, carry, or move in any other way a moving or non-moving object. Each year a large percentage of Lost Time Injuries (that is injuries that resulted in one or more full shifts to be lost) were manual handling injuries.  This percentage represents a significant …

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Home Emergency Guide Book

Home Emergency Guide Book

Welcome to “Home Emergency Guide,” your essential companion in navigating unexpected crises and ensuring the safety and well-being of your loved ones. Home is our sanctuary, where we build memories, find comfort, and create the foundation for our lives. However, life can be unpredictable, and emergencies can strike at any moment, disrupting the tranquility of our homes. In the face …

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Auditing in the food industry

Auditing in the food industry

Auditing in the food industry From safety and quality to environmental and other audits. The food industry faces an unprecedented level of scrutiny. Consumer concerns about safety have prompted an increasing level of regulation. Customers have ever higher expectations of quality, and food manufacturers have responded by developing systems to measure, manage, and improve product quality more effectively. At the …

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Construction Industry Digest and All About OSHA

Construction Industry Digest and All About OSHA

Construction Industry Digest and All About OSHA by Government Institutes. The Construction Industry safety and health standards contained in this booklet are to aid employers, supervisors, and safety and health personnel in their efforts toward achieving compliance with OSHA standards in the workplace. Although the digest does not contain all OSHA Construction Industry safety and health standards, those presented are …

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A Cleaner Place is a Safer Place

A Cleaner Place is a Safer Place

This article will explore the symbiotic relationship between cleanliness and safety, emphasizing how a commitment to maintaining a tidy workplace contributes not only to accident prevention but also to the broader spectrum of health and safety protocols mandated by OSHA. As we navigate through the key concepts surrounding workplace safety, we will uncover the pivotal role that cleanliness plays in …

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Introduction to Safety Management

Introduction to Safety Management

Welcome to the dynamic realm of safety management with OSHAcademy Course 700: “Introduction to Safety Management.” In the ever-evolving landscape of workplace safety, this course serves as a beacon, guiding you through eight pivotal modules that form the foundation of a robust safety culture. This course isn’t just a syllabus; it’s a roadmap to transform workplaces into sanctuaries of safety. …

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Safety and Health in Construction

Safety and Health in Construction

Safety and Health in Construction by International Labour Office Geneva. The practical recommendations of this code of practice are intended for the use of all those, both in the public and the private sectors, who have responsibility for safety and health in construction. The code does not replace national laws, regulations, or accepted standards. It has been drawn up with …

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Safety and Health Essentials OSHA Compliance for Small Businesses

Safety and Health Essentials OSHA Compliance for Small Businesses

This health and safety handbook was developed for the small businesses with less than 100 employees. Many of the small businesses do not employ a full-time health and safety professional. They often assign safety and health duties as extra work to employees with other primary responsibilities. This handbook is written in straightforward non-technical language assuming the reader does not have …

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