Items Tagged with 'Hazard identification'

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Find and fix workplace hazards

Identifying and correcting hazards in the workplace helps ensure workers safely return home to their families. OSHA, via its Safe + Sound campaign, says employers can do many things to encourage workers to find and fix hazards.
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Workplace exposures in the cannabis industry

I own a cannabis business. What chemical hazards are my employees exposed to, and how can I assess and prevent health and safety risks?
I own a cannabis business. What chemical hazards are my employees exposed to, and how can I assess and prevent health and safety risks?
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SAM and hazardous energy

Spot the hazard, assess the risk, make the change – these are common risk mitigation practices for employees working in and around the manufacturing production process. But what about the energy that can’t be seen?
Spot the hazard, assess the risk, make the change – these are common risk mitigation practices for employees working in and around the manufacturing production process. But what about the energy that can’t be seen?
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Situational awareness

A ‘separate dimension of hazard control’
“If we don’t train people to have situational awareness, then all the compliance and all the programs really don’t matter because they don’t get used in real time,” one expert says.
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