Archive: October 2015

Halloween Safety

Monday, October 26th, 2015 by Michael Puffer

While planning your Halloween activities and choosing costumes for your children, keep in mind some safety tips to avoid injury. Here are a few tips to make sure your little ghost goes boo boo free. Costumes Give trick-or-treaters flashlights Make costumes short enough to avoid tripping Decorate costumes with reflective tape or use costumes that […]

When Does Your Hard Hat Need To Be Replaced?

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 by Michael Puffer

Did you know that most hard hat maufacturers EXPECT customers to throw out their hard hats after a specific time frame, regardless of the condition of the hat?

Store Chemicals Safely in Your Garage

Monday, October 19th, 2015 by Eric Vogel

The garage often ends up being a storage place for a variety of chemicals and automotive products. Follow a few of these simple rules to keep your garage safe.

Close Calls on the Road

Thursday, October 15th, 2015 by Eric Vogel

At least 1,500 people a year could avoid getting injured or killed on the road, government and university researchers say, if road rage could be eliminated.

Autumn Driving Safety Tips

Monday, October 12th, 2015 by Dave Henry

The Michigan Department of Transportation has some helpful tips to encourage safe driving in the autumn.

Fire Prevention Week is October 4th – 10th

Monday, October 5th, 2015 by Michael Tesmer, CSP

Keep your family safe with a working smoke alarm in every bedroom.

FAQ on OSHA’s New Confined Spaces in Construction Rule

Thursday, October 1st, 2015 by Eric Vogel

OSHA’s new Confined Spaces in Construction rule (29 CFR 1926 Subpart AA) went into effect August 3, 2015. However, full enforcement has been delayed until October 2, 2015.