SAFETY MATTERS

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A Review of OSHA’s Fatal Four: Electrical Hazards

The Occupational Health and Safety Administration recognizes four common workplace safety hazards that can easily become fatal if the right precautions aren’t in place ahead of time. In the first entry of this four-part series, we’ll examine electrical hazards – one of OSHA’s “Fatal Four” and a hazard that can strike anytime, often without warning. READ MORE

Yellow vs. Red

Every wonder when it’s ok to cross over (or under) Caution tape? What if that tape reads, “DANGER”? Are you allowed to journey passed that boundary? NMC barricade tapes are designed to help keep you and others safe, whether it is being used for a small home project or if a roll is strung across a large construction site. READ MORE

What’s in the bottle?

Do you have GHS secondary container confusion? A secondary container by definition is defined as any container being used beyond the original manufacturer’s bottle that the chemical was shipped in. This may include, but is not limited to: portable or working containers, such as spray bottles, jugs, jars, flasks, beakers or small storage bottles in immediate use. READ MORE