Safety Archives

FM Alert: ICC Announces Theme for 2016 Building Safety Month

2016 Building Safety Month.

“Building Codes: Driving Growth Through Innovation, Resilience and Safety” is the theme for this year’s Building Safety Month, celebrated in May.


Question Of The Week: Winter Weather Hazards

Winter Weather Hazards

A facility executive wants to know, “What hazards do my facilities staff face when working outside in winter?”






Question Of The Week: How Can I Address Safety Concerns For Older Workers?

Older Worker.

A facility executive whose organization employs a significant number of older workers wants to know what steps to take to address that population’s specific safety concerns.


FM Alert: Impact Of Sit-Stand Equipment On Chronic Low Back Pain

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Low back pain is one of the most common causes of job-related disabilities, influencing employee productivity and ultimately significantly impacting the economic well-being of a business.



Question of the Week: What Mistakes Are Made During Workplace Violence Training?

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If done poorly, workplace violence training can be intimidating, if not outright frightening. Done correctly, such training can be an empowering tool.