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Flood Recovery for Buildings and Facilities

Recovery Considerations for Facilities and Businesses Affected by the Louisiana Floods

Aug. 29, 2016


Due to the recent floods in Louisiana, many businesses are facing an overwhelming spectrum of safety, environmental, facility, road, bridge, and structural concerns. We encourage those impacted by the flooding to refer to this checklist when planning their recovery efforts. Addressing the following considerations will help get operations back up and running quickly and safely. 

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Respirator

Respirators, Part 2

March 28, 2016


So, you have someone coming in from a job, and the worker's SCBA tank is reading 50% -- still plenty of air. The next crew only needs to go in for a quick check, so you can use the bottle again, right? Wrong.

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Industrial Ergonomics

Ergonomics: More Than Just Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Dec. 16, 2015


Ergonomics. When you hear that term, do you automatically think about office ergonomics and carpal tunnel syndrome? If you do, you are not alone. However, ergonomics, or fitting the job to the person rather than the person to the job, is much broader than that. There are no regulations other than a general duty to provide a safe and healthy workplace to encourage businesses to pay attention to ergonomics. But there is a process you can follow . . .

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