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Trainer Toolbox March 2020

Eliminating Amputation Hazards OSHA Issues Corrections to Standards Trenching and Excavation Safety   Eliminating Amputation Hazards The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) cites more than 20,000 American workers experience injuries involving amputation every year....

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Bringing Safety into Focus. 20/20.

It is 2020. I just got through worrying about rolling over from 1999 to “Y2K.” Remember the chaos that created? Stern warnings from techno geeks around the globe that desktop computers would not start up on January 1. Call me crazy, but I was more concerned about how...

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Trainer Toolbox for January 2020

Radiation Safety. Understanding OSHA Inspections. Protecting Workers’ Hearing. Revision to OSHA's Beryllium Standards.   Radiation Safety The negative health effects of long-term radiation exposure have been widely known. Radiation can cause damage to your DNA...

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Focus On…Practical Workplace Safety Apps

2020 sounds so futuristic and when you think about it, technology has come a long way from what it was 30 years ago. We have Amazon’s Alexa to help us control our home’s electronics, and touch screen tablets that were only figments of sci-fi imagination 30 years ago....

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Twitter News

How 3M Plans to Make More Than a Billion Masks By End of Year twitter.com/MAPI_Mfg_info/…