Tag Archives: safety

Be a Ladder Safety Pro! March is Ladder Safety Month

Most people have used a ladder before, either at home or at work – So, what’s the big deal?  It’s just a ladder!  While ladders are inexpensive and useful ways to access elevated areas, they can also be very dangerous or even fatal, if used improperly.  According to a NIOSH study, ladder falls are involved […]

Posted in EHSO | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments closed

September is Emergency Preparedness Month!

To make sure you’re prepared in any situation, take a look at the following list for ideas. Always dial 911 in case of an emergency. Also, have numbers for the Police Department/Security on hand. Visit Accident.Emory.edu to report workplace accidents/injuries. Create an evacuation plan for your family and co-workers. Have a meeting place at home and at work in case of separation. Designate alternate routes if roads […]

Posted in EHSO | Also tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment