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02.28.2018Eye injuries: prevention and preparation

Every workplace is susceptible to eye injuries. Some industries with the highest risk involve machinery, power tools or toxic chemicals, e.g., construction, manufacturing and service occupations. OSHA reports that thousands of people are blinded each year from work-related eye injuries—and eye injuries alone cost employers over $300 million per year. (1)

02.04.2018Do you know what arc flash is?

Many workplaces—such as those exposed to electrical equipment, high-voltage machinery and energized circuits—are susceptible to a phenomenon known as arc flash, which can result in severe burn injuries. Arc flash is the sudden release of electrical energy through the air when a high-voltage gap exists and there is a breakdown between conductors. An arc flash can be spontaneous or result from inadvertently bridging electrical contacts with a conducting object. Other causes may include dropped tools or the buildup of conductive dust or corrosion. (1)

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