Category Archives: Workplace Safety & Health Infographics

Asbestos Exposure Infographic: Who’s the most at risk?

May 24, 2017
Asbestos has been used in various building materials for decades. Its use has been widely praised until it was discovered that asbestos has been linked to various lung diseases found in workers who have had long-term exposure to it. It has since been banned for use in building material, but many older buildings still contain asbestos, which creates a lingering safety hazard for workers particularl

Crane Safety Infographic: OSHA Crane Inspection Guide

May 24, 2017
Cranes are an incredibly large and therefore potentially dangerous piece of construction equipment. If not properly maintained or operated, cranes can have the potential to cause devastating long-term damage and in some cases, death. The different facets of crane safety and maintenance include inspection, refueling, operation, and more. There are quite a few different classification of cranes, de

Safety Training is Saving Lives, but Four Industries Remain High Risk

Apr 03, 2016
  OSHA (the Occupational Safety and Health Administration) estimates that, prior to its inception in 1971, some 14,000 workers were killed on the job each year.  Though the most recent accident statistics are not yet complete, data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) show just 4,679 workplace deaths in 2014, up a little from 2012 (4,628) and 2013 (4,693), but down by more than 1,000 s

What GHS Hazard Communication Labels Mean to Workers

Mar 03, 2016
The United Nations’ Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS hazard communication) is due to be fully implemented in the United States within the year.   According to OSHA, “The new standard covers over 43 million workers who produce or handle hazardous chemicals in more than five million workplaces across the country. The modification is expected to p

Fire Hazards in Commercial Kitchens

Dec 29, 2015
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) reports that fire departments respond to more than 7,000 fires in eating and drinking establishments in the U.S each year.  Of these, more than half (57%) originate in the kitchen, ignited by cooking equipment.  These fires cause hundreds of injuries and multiple deaths, and lead to an average of $246 million in direct property damage per year.  T

Confined Spaces Infographic: Confined Spaces Safety

Dec 11, 2012
Related Training DVDs Confined Space by Coastal Training / DuPont Confined Space by Atlantic Training Confined Space by JJ Keller Confined Space by Atlantic Training Confined Space by Convergence The importance of companies offering their employees with confined space training cannot be understated. Confined spaces are either partially or completely enclosed working en

GHS Infographic: What You Need To Know About GHS

Nov 29, 2012
Related Training DVDs GHS by Coastal Training / DuPont HazCom GHS by JJ Keller HazCom GHS by Atlantic Training Introduction to GHS by Atlantic Training GHS SDS by Atlantic Training Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling Chemicals or GHS as it is referred to. GHS is a standard classifying system allowing a global universal way to label hazardous chemi

Corporate Fitness Infographic: Working Out In The Workplace

Nov 26, 2012
Related Training DVDs Wellness & Fitness by Atlantic Training H1N1 Awareness by Convergence Employee Wellness by Coastal Training / DuPont Wellness & Fitness by Atlantic Training Employee Wellness by Coastal Training / DuPont American workers consider the office as the place they go to work and earn a living. The side effect of working in an office can be a bod

Vaccination at Work Infographic: Flu Vaccinations at Work

Nov 20, 2012
Related Vaccination Training DVDs Pandemic Influenza by Medcom Influenza Education by Envision Inc Safety Orientation by Coastal Training / DuPont Hepatitis C Awareness Digital 2000 2009 H1N1 by Coastal Training / DuPont Annually the seasonal Flu Virus can drastically bring work productivity for businesses to a halt causing employees to miss multiple days of work and e