Dangerous Dust on the Jobsite and What You Can do About It

No matter how tidy you strive to be, dust is a part of life. Moreover, for some people, it is also a part of their job description. Many industries perform functions that kick up clouds of dust, and while workers eventually adjust to … [Read more...]

Clean for a Healthier Workplace and Reduce the Costs of Absenteeism

No one wants a sick employee coming to the office. It’s ideal when an employee who is under the weather is able to stay home… and keep their germs there too. Even more ideal is a healthy employee who didn’t get sick in the first place. … [Read more...]

5 Steps to Build an Integrated Pest Management Plan at Your Facility

Roaches, mice, mosquitoes and lice – all the things that make you go “ick.” Even for the toughest, most experienced, most been-there-done-that facility manager, dealing with pests is an annoyance and a hassle pretty much anyone would want … [Read more...]

In the Heat of the Moment: Preventing Heat Related Illnesses on the Job

The dog days of summer are upon us, but it isn’t just dogs feeling the heat. OSHA reports that in 2014, over 2,000 workers suffered heat related illnesses (HRIs) on the job, and 18 of them ended in fatality. However, HRIs are entirely … [Read more...]

From Rocket Fuel to Commercial Cleaners: The Do-It-All Chemical Compound of Hydrogen Peroxide

What do rocket scientists, chemistry teachers, hair stylists, commercial cleaners and doctors all have in common? Chances are good they’ve spent time working with hydrogen peroxide. Made of just oxygen and water, it may sound simple, but … [Read more...]