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Wednesday, September 26, 2018 Interruptions as short as 2.8 seconds double the likelihood of job site errors—errors that can cause injury or even death. According to a recent study, the average person checks their cellphone 100 times a day. While there is a time and a place for cellphones, using it at the job site can be extremely dangerous. READ MORE >>
Thursday, September 6, 2018 As a supervisor in the woodworking industry, you need to make sure your employees are safe. This can be a difficult job when trying to maintain high outputs of production and quality. Make sure you know how to use the work equipment under your control, the risks involved, and precautions to take in the workplace. READ MORE >>
Friday, August 17, 2018 Anyone who works in the woodworking industry is well aware of how dangerous the various machines and saws can be if not handled properly. Thousands of injuries occur each year because many workers and employers don't take their safety seriously. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 According to the U.S. Department of Labor, shift workers are at a higher risk for health and safety issues such as fatigue, irritability, reduced performance and decreased mental agility in the workplace. Due to the changes in scheduling and/or adapting to working at night, shift workers have more difficulty concentrating, which increases the possibility of error or accidents. READ MORE >>