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HazMat Suits: Protect Yourself from Dangerous Chemicals

Imagine walking on Mars, all geared up in a suit that keeps you safe from hostile elements. Now bring that vision a bit closer to home. You’re not combating extraterrestrial factors; it’s something much more terrestrial and possibly lurking in your immediate vicinity- dangerous chemicals. Much like a Mars mission, dealing with hazardous materials requires

Safety Compliance: How to Ensure Your Business is Compliant

Imagine strapping into a rollercoaster, the anticipation brewing as you’re gradually carried toward the summit. You trust in the meticulous safety inspections and rigorous regulations the amusement park industry must comply with to ensure your thrill doesn’t become a nightmare. Now, imagine navigating your business through its ups and downs without the assurance of an

Avoid OSHA Citations: What You Need to Know to Stay Compliant

Imagine you’re walking on thin ice, carefully observing every step. One wrong move and there you are, submerged into freezing waters without a rescue team in sight. Similarly, bypassing OSHA compliance can throw your business into deep trouble with hefty penalties, unrecoverable reputational damage, and worst of all, injuries to your invaluable workforce. To avoid

The Importance of Safety Signage in the Workplace: Enhancing Awareness and Preventing Accidents

Safety signage plays a critical role in promoting workplace safety and preventing accidents. In this article, we will highlight the importance of safety signage and provide insights into its effective use to enhance employee awareness. By understanding the significance of safety signs and their proper placement, organizations can create a safer work environment. The Purpose

How Do You Label Water Pipes?

Water is one of the most used substances in many facilities. It is used for things like drinking, cleaning, cooling, fire suppression, and much more. It is also one of the most common ingredients used in making different foods. All this means that most facilities will have one or more different water pipes that travel

What Color are Steam Pipes?

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) A13.1 1996 standard for pipe identification specifies that steam pipes should be identified with a yellow background color with bold black text. This color code is widely recognized and used in many industrial and commercial settings to identify the contents of a pipe as steam. The ANSI A13.1 standard

Keeping Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Clean

Worker wearing clean PPE

Personal protection equipment, or PPE, is critical for keeping people safe in the workplace. There are many different types of PPE available, each of which is designed to provide a specific type of protection to the person wearing it. While some PPE items is designed to be used once and then disposed of, most of

What is Process Safety Management?

Process Safety Management

Process Safety Management (PSM) is an analytical tool used to prevent the release of highly hazardous chemicals (HHCs) and improve safety in the workplace. As defined by OSHA and the EPA, HHCs are chemicals that can pose physical or health hazards to workers or the surrounding community. These chemicals are usually toxic, reactive, flammable, and/or

PPE for Winter That’s Also Flame-Resistant

Winter PPE

Yesterday, we took a look at flame-resistant (FR) clothing for the workplace. This clothing can protect workers against fires because it is either made from naturally flame-resistant materials or materials treated with flame-retardant chemicals. This discussion touched on the importance of finding FR clothing that isn’t too stiff or too thick, as this clothing can