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Thanksgiving Safety

TIPS FOR THANKSGIVING SAFETY  Written by Douglas P. Skinner MPA NRP NCEE   If you are cooking for a big gathering at your home or traveling to a holiday family reunion, or out for dinner, remember to make safety a…

Portable Heaters and Fire Safety

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Winter Brings Out Portable Heaters  Written by Douglas Skinner; MPA, NRP, NCEE It is that time of the year again, that the temperatures start to fall, and the weather turns cold and families and businesses start to use multiple types…

Time Change and Safety Risks.

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Risks During The Time Change – Daylight Savings to Standard Time Written by:  Douglas Skinner, MPA, NRP, NCEE Changing the clocks does not create extra daylight or an increase in darkness, but it shifts the time the sun rises and sets.…

Independent Safety Consultants

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Why should your Company use Independent Safety Consultants! Written by Douglas P. Skinner, MPA, NRP It should be your goal to achieve a safe working environment, to assure your company is compliant with OSHA and national best practice safety standards. …

Safety Courses Open To The Public

OSHA 10 and 30 Hour Courses

OSHA Courses for Your Construction Employees Call today The Construction Industry’s most requested safety training programs are the 10 & 30 Hour OSHA Courses, Silica Competent Person, and First Aide and CPR.  These courses provides employees a better understanding of …

Distracted Driving

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Distracted driving is becoming more apparent in the US. About nine people are killed every single day. In addition, there are over 1,000 injuries each day because of distractions while driving.   What are some types of distractions drivers face?…

Hiring Contract Site Safety Advisor

Hiring Site Safety Advisor/Inspector.  Good Pay depending on experience.   Contract job Initial 2 week contract in August 2017, then 6 to 8 months from December 2017 to August 2018. 40 Hours a week. We are currently hiring Site Safety Advisor/Inspector in…

CPR, First Aid Advertisement Scams

CPR, First Aid Advertisements Scams. Are they real for your needs or are they a scam. CPR and First Aid Advertisement Scams, they’re everywhere on the internet, seemly legitimate organizations offering instant CPR and/or First Aid certifications for busy people…

Stroke, a personal story of Life and Death.

According to the American Stoke Association, about 795,000 Americans each year suffer a new or recurrent stroke.  That means, on average, a stroke occurs every 40 seconds.  Nearly 2 million brain cells die each minute a stroke goes untreated (ASA, 2017). …