Safety

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column css=".vc_custom_1474135432461{padding-right: 15px !important;}"][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_column_text] Are Your Mirrors Properly Adjusted? There actually is a wrong way and a right way. Properly adjusted mirrors will allow you to view vehicles in your rear‐view mirror. Those vehicles will transition to your side‐view...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="20px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1486688109806{padding-right: 25px !important;}"] For Drivers of All Vehicle Classes As a driver in the field, you will be asked to drive many different types of vehicles and vehicle-trailer combinations. You should...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column css=".vc_custom_1474135432461{padding-right: 15px !important;}"][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_column_text]Driving in heavy fog is like driving while blindfolded. Fog is considered to be the most dangerous weather hazard there is for driving.  Especially if it is exceptionally dense fog or combined with other adverse...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column css=".vc_custom_1474135432461{padding-right: 15px !important;}"][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_column_text] Check tires and wheels often, weekly and before a trip. Make a routine general walk around inspection, lights, wipers, and a tire check. You should be specifically looking for the following: Check tread depth...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="25px"][vc_column_text]Thieves are stealing cars at an alarming rate all around us, sixty cars in Tulsa in the first four days of 2017! And Tulsa is a safe, medium sized city, a fraction the size of the DFW...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space height="25px"][vc_column_text]This week we’re looking at slips, trips and falls. It is the number one reason for an industrial injury in the United States. Today let’s look at walking outside when it’s cold and snowy or icy.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="25px"][vc_column_text]We can issue you tools, safety equipment, and all kinds of protective equipment, but there is one thing that cannot be issued — a new set of eyes. If something happens to your eyes, there is no...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="20px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="10px"][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1450366421527{padding-right: 25px !important;}"]The Safety, Health and Environmental Team at PLH cares about your safety and well-being away from work as much as we do while you are on...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_separator type="transparent" up="30"][vc_column_text]Last week we talked about the cold, so now let’s talk about fighting it…[/vc_column_text][vc_separator type="transparent" up="20"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] Cold Weather Management Workers have learned from experience (and “A Christmas Story”) not to touch...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_separator type="transparent" up="20"][vc_column_text]Exposure to cold weather is something we will all encounter during the winter. The risk of cold‐related injuries and illnesses certainly is greater with lower temperatures, but even prolonged exposures to cool conditions with high winds...