The Importance of Hand Tool Safety

The Importance of Hand Tool Safety

Hand tools and the use of hand tools seems simple and straight-forward; therefore, few employers provide any training in hand tool safety. Likewise, few employers conduct formal tool inspections. However, employees are frequently injured by using unsafe tools or by...
The Next Generation of Safety Professionals

The Next Generation of Safety Professionals

What will the next generation of safety professionals look like?  Will they fly around on hover boards?  Will they don PPE which includes a hard hat and safety glasses with built-in sensors, notifying them exactly where and what safety rule/regulation is being broken...
A Recent Discussion Regarding the Use of Arc Flash Tables

A Recent Discussion Regarding the Use of Arc Flash Tables

Just the other day I was speaking with another arc flash professional and the question was asked, “Why does the NFPA 70E allow for companies to use the tables, knowing that some companies cannot guarantee they meet the parameters laid out in the tables?” The answer to...