Safety Articles

Facility managers are often charged with health and safety responsibilities, including fire safety and alarm systems, OSHA inspections, ergonomics, emergency preparedness and disaster planning, and much more.

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OSHA, National Center For Transgender Equality Form Alliance

OSHA and the National Center for Transgender Equality form an alliance to protect the safety and health of transgender... ...Read More...

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Question Of The Week: Earthquake Ready?

In the U.S., the scope of seismic activity may be... ...Read More...

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Building Safety Month Week One: Don’t Get Burned—Build To Code

Code compliance, working smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, and escape plans are keys to saving... ...Read More...

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Question Of The Week: Public Address Standards

Is there an established requirement for relaying emergency messages within a corporate... ...Read More...

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Tree Holes: Hazards Or Harmless?

The sign most people recognize in the change of a tree is the appearance of a hollow. However, even a large hollow does not necessarily signify a tree has become hazardous.... ...Read More...

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Webinar: Emergency Prevention, Preparedness, Response, And Recovery – Are You Ready?

Attend this webinar and find out how to evaluate your emergency plans, technologies, and training to ensure the safety of people, the protection of property, and the prevention of business... ...Read More...

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New Product Flash: 3000 Series Door From DBCI

Part of a wider product line, this steel curtain rollup door has been tested to withstand moderate to high wind... ...Read More...

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New NIOSH Report Recommends All Workplaces Be Tobacco Free | Includes E-Cigarettes In Suggested Smoking Ban

The latest recommendations also include removing exposures to e-cigarettes in the... ...Read More...

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Focus On: Safety

Several recent safety product releases are featured in this latest post.... ...Read More...

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Workers’ Compensation Insurance: What Business Owners Don’t Know Can Definitely Hurt Them

State requirements for workers' compensation insurance vary widely; it is up to facility managers to keep on top of these requirements to minimize risk for employers.... ...Read More...