Archive: January 2016

4 Barriers to an Effective Company Safety Culture

Thursday, January 28th, 2016 by Michael Puffer

Developing and enhancing a strong company safety culture can change the landscape of an organization and pay incredible dividends. Without active participation by all members of an organization, a safety culture will not evolve and the safety management system cannot reach its full potential.

Driving Tips for Long-Distance Winter Trips

Monday, January 25th, 2016 by Michael Puffer

Severe weather can be both frightening and dangerous for automobile travel. Motorists should know the safety rules for dealing with winter road emergencies.

Uvex HydroShield Anti-Fog Glasses Require Special Cleaning

Thursday, January 21st, 2016 by David Jewell, CSP

Did you know that the new HydroShield anti-fog coating used on many of the Uvex safety glasses can wear off quickly if the wrong cleaner is used?

Safety First! Ice Fishing in Wisconsin

Monday, January 18th, 2016 by Eric Vogel

The article, “Safety First! Ice Fishing in Wisconsin” by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) covers some important tips to remember when ice fishing on our waters since many people fall through the ice every year and taking precautions like carrying a pair ice claws could keep you alive. Some tips to remember are: […]

OSHA 2016 Injury and Illness Recordkeeping Deadline is February 1

Thursday, January 14th, 2016 by Dave Henry

On February 1 of each year, the OSHA Recordkeeping Standard requires non-exempt employers to post OSHA Form 300A — a summary of all workplace injuries and illnesses from the previous year — in their facilities.

Tips for Driving in the Snow

Monday, January 11th, 2016 by Michael Puffer

The normal dry pavement following distance of three to four seconds should be increased to eight to ten seconds. This increased margin of safety will provide the longer distance needed if you have to stop.

Heating Safety Tips

Thursday, January 7th, 2016 by Dave Henry

Now that we in the months where home furnaces fireplaces and space heaters are going to be used, here are some helpful tips to make your home a safer place.

Conney Safety’s Sales Staff is Now OSHA Trained

Monday, January 4th, 2016 by Brian Muehlenkamp, CSP

Conney Safety is proud to announce that several key members of our sales team have completed their OSHA 10-Hour Training for General Industry.