Toolbox Talks

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Aug25

2017

You never know what you have until it’s gone!?ALKS This is especially true of hearing loss!Failure to wear hearing protection can cause irreparable damage to your hearing. This loss is so...

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Aug11

2017

Asbestos is a regulated substance that can only be sampled, removed, altered,repaired and transported by Licensed contractors.  ALKSWhat is Asbestos?Asbestos is a mineral fiber that was commonly used until the...

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Jul28

2017

Proper HydrationWe have all experienced it at some point while working hard: fatigue sets in, your mouth feels dry, your legs are heavy and you may even get a headache....

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Jul21

2017

Breathing in hazardous substances can lead to hospitalization immediately or years after an exposure. These exposures can lead to severe illness or even cause death. When working in areas with...

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Jul14

2017

SafetyDrawing the knife towards you instead of away from your body.Working with a dull blade. (Dull blades require more pressure, increasing the potential for injury).Trying to cut more than the...

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Jul7

2017

Sun Protection – Proper PPE should be worn to protect skin from direct sunlight for employees working outside. Hardhats, long sleeves, sunblock, and approved safety sunglasses should be worn to...

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Jun30

2017

Remember to....-Keep spectators at a safe distance from the deployment field-Obey all local laws regarding the use of fireworks-The person deploying fireworks should always wear safety glasses-Do not deploy fireworks...