Asthma and Allergies are Nothing to Sneeze At

When we think about allergies and asthma, most of us are quick to lump them in with the maladies that are part of childhood. They’re like mumps and chickenpox, one of those things that many of us endure in our younger years. They’re just irritants that couldn’t possibly have anything to do with workplace safety, right? That’s a dangerous misconception. …

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Wind Turbines: Don’t Blow Off Safety Planning

By Craig Clark and Robb Tinney, Safety Advisor Safety Management Group, and Chad Shearer, Training Center Manager Skala Inc. You’re working fifty miles from the nearest city, atop a brand-new wind turbine standing 256 feet above a just-planted soybean field that’s been turned into soup by three days of rain. Fortunately, the sun is shining today, and the gentle breeze …

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Safety Week 2017 Set for First Week in May

We walk on to different work sites with different jobs, trades and tasks. But one thread connects all of us — not just to each other, but to everyone who depends on us at home — safety. We know that it’s the little things, done well, every day and on every job, that make the difference. Weaving safety through everything …

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Customer Service Triumphs – February, 2017

March 2, 2017 – Several Safety Management Group associates were recognized for customer service triumphs during the previous month. Here’s a recap of the associates and the actions they undertook to receive tremendous feedback from their clients:   Jordan Hollingsworth, Jake Kemo, and Ryan Graft were recognized for a CST on February 1st Randy Gieseking would like to recognize Jordan, …

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American Ladder Institute Declares March “National Ladder Safety Month”

CHICAGO, Dec. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — As the only awareness month dedicated to ladder safety, National Ladder Safety Month, March 2017, will be a one-stop shop for safe ladder use for homeowners and working professionals. The presenting sponsor, the American Ladder Institute (ALI), encourages both individuals and companies to support National Ladder Safety Month and spread awareness about the importance …

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Enhancing Safety and Coordination Before the Job Begins

By John Knight, CHP, CHST Safety Advisor In nearly every construction site, multiple groups of craftspeople handle their own tasks and timetables, all built around larger project objectives and schedules. However, none of those groups works in a vacuum. Even when they aren’t performing their tasks in the same space as another group, their tasks and timelines may cross over …

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Special considerations for lone and remote workers

An old saying claims that there’s safety in numbers. The idea that people will look out for one another’s well-being is the foundation of communities and many workplaces. If a worker notices that another worker is in a potentially dangerous situation, or is in need of aid, he can step in and provide advice or support. But what about workers …

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15th Annual SMG Charity Golf Outing Set for June 30

Indianapolis — Along with our friends at the Riley Hospital for Children Facilities Team, we cordially invite you to participate in our 15th Annual Golf Outing in support of Riley Hospital for Children and The Hoosier Burn Camp! With your continued support in 2016 the event raised a record total of $39,689.00, with donations made to the Hoosier Burn Camp …

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Customer Service Triumphs, January, 2017

February 3, 2017 – Several Safety Management Group associates were recognized for customer service triumphs during the previous month. Here’s a recap of the associates and the actions they undertook to receive tremendous feedback from their clients:   Josh Swisher and Rod Smith were recognized for a CST on January 13th Josh and Rod recently went to Bedford, IN to …

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ASSE Applauds OSHA for Recognizing the Importance of Sustainability in the Workplace

PARK RIDGE, Ill. – (Jan.11, 2017)– This statement is attributable to ASSE President Tom Cecich, CSP, CIH: “The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) applauds the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for recognizing, in its white paper, “Sustainability in the Workplace: A New Approach for Advancing Worker Safety and Health,” the great opportunity the corporate sustainability movement provides to …

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