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2013-09-20 23:24:52

Injuries resulting from lifting gear accidents can be prevented with proper choices in lifting gear equipment. West Sacramento, California (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 Local Sacramento news reports indicate that two members of a construction crew working on Jefferson Boulevard in West Sacramento were critically injured on September 18, 2013 when a chain broke on the lifting gears of the heavy machinery that was carrying steel panels. Initial news reports of the incident can be found at...

2013-09-18 23:32:23

The non-profit National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI) has formed a Slip/Fall Prevention Coalition to reduce slips, trips and falls and related injury. The coalition consists of the NFSI Board of Directors (BOD), NFSI members, and non-member organizations seeking to advance the health and safety mission of the NFSI. Southlake, TX (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 The non-profit National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI) has formed a Slip/Fall Prevention Coalition to reduce slips, trips and falls and...

2013-09-17 23:35:14

Succeed will work with Cameroon Bookers to train and equip West African workers and companies with the software and management tools they need to improve workplace safety and reduce occupational accidents. Lake Oswego, Oregon (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Succeed Management Solutions, LLC, of Lake Oswego, OR, has announced a strategic partnership with Bookers International Vocational Training Center of Buea, Cameroon. Cameroon Bookers provides vocational training and skill development to...

2013-09-17 23:32:28

NASP champions the philosophy in its operations and production of safety training and certification courses. Spectrum Training Services, an OSHA training company is excited to take part as a new member in this organization. Highland Park, IL (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 In industry, business, and government, workplace safety programs are based on one of three principles: regulatory compliance, monetary savings, or ethics. Those whose programs are based on regulatory compliance are...

2013-08-27 23:28:49

The deadline for the Hazardous Communications Standard/Globally Harmonized System (GHS) training is quickly approaching! By December 1, 2013, employers are required to train workers on these changes to stay compliant with OSHA regulations. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Spectrum Training Services in Highland Park, Illinois is pleased to announce that they now offer the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) training for all employers. By December 1, 2013 employers are required to train...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.