We use our ears every second of every day, as workers, parents, bosses and friends. It is an essential piece of most people’s lives, and yet we rarely consider the possibility that we could be damaging it in everyday life. Exposure to dangerously high decibels of noise is much more common than you may think, and rarely do we do anything to protect ourselves.
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“An estimated 85,000 children younger than 5 are unintentionally poisoned each year in the U.S.” according to this week’s OnSafety blog.
In honor of National Poison Prevention Week, Safeware wants to send out a reminder about this kind of safety. OnSafety tells us that “about 76 percent of unintentional poisonings occur in the home.”
Life calls for a slew of medicines, laundry detergents, cleaners and chemicals, but it is highly important that they stay locked up! It is up to us to keep dangerous items out of reach.
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Wearing eye protection on the jobsite is critical to your safety. Whether you are exposed to chemicals, gases, flying objects, radiation, etc. it is important to wear proper eye protection. However, you may become frustrated with the type of eyewear you are wearing. Maybe there is a sizing issue, not wearing anti-fog lenses when needed, anti-fog lenses blurrying your vision and much more, all of which may cause safety risks and decrease your productivity.
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With all the different brands available, what should I be looking for?
Typically cold weather safety gear is mostly commodity items. Brands like Occunomix and PIP have a Good/Better/Best offering. Contractors are the largest group of users of winter safety PPE and price usually drives the purchase. Utility and municipalites purchase the higher end products as the volume is lower and the budgets can allow for a higher end product.
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Just like any consumer, our customers want to know why they should spend their money on our products. Wouldn’t you want to know you are buying from a company that can benefit you rather than cause you disappointment and aggravation?
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