Category Archives: PPE

Ergonomics for Manufacturing and Assembly Settings

When it comes to ergonomics, we often talk about musculoskeletal risks to workers in traditional office settings. However, staff in manufacturing facilities also deal with many of the same ergonomic issues and challenges, and more – including manual material handling, … Continue reading

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Hot, Hot, Hot!!!

Here we are in the middle of summer, the heat waves continue and heat stress remains a major risk for our workers. Long sunny days and hot, humid conditions – inside the warehouse or outdoors – take a toll on workers … Continue reading

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It’s National Safety Month 2016

Want to provide health and safety support for your staff? It’s simple: design ergonomic risks out of the workplace, and provide workers with high-quality safety and ergonomic solutions that support their tasks. The bottom line is that employees perform more efficiently when … Continue reading

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Hand Protection: Why it Matters

Ensuring that your employees are equipped with task-appropriate hand protection is imperative as it supports worker safety and productivity, product quality, and organizational profitability. Are Workers Wearing the Gloves? There was a day when protective gloves were cumbersome and bulky, … Continue reading

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Beat the Heat with Evaporative PPE

For a wide-range of industries and high-risk tasks, PPE – Personal Protective Equipment – plays a valued role in reducing employee exposure to potentially hazardous working conditions. And this time of year, with temperatures heating up, worker heat fatigue is … Continue reading

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