Safety

Did you know that you can help conserve energy in the office by turning off the lights when you’re not occupying a room? To conserve energy turn off the lights when leaving the room for more than a few minutes at a time. For Example: Conference Room Kitchen/Break...

The Foreman or Crew Leader should conduct and document a job environmental impact analysis to identify all Environmental Hazards associated with the job task. It is important to identify and communicate all environmental risks associated with a work activity, and the controls or practices in place...

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_separator type="transparent" position="center" up="20"][vc_column_text] Be Alert and Prepared The best approach to protect yourself and the passengers in your vehicle while on the roadway is to always be alert and prepared for the inconsistent and unsafe actions of others. Focus your vision on where you need to...

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_separator type="transparent" position="center" up="20"][vc_column_text] Tips for a Safe Fourth of July Our Independence Day is a great reason for celebration. There will be friends and families getting together at picnics, parades, baseball games, and fireworks exhibitions. The majority of these celebrations will include alcohol. Commemorating our...

“World Environment Day (WED) is the United Nations’ principal vehicle for encouraging worldwide awareness and action for the environment. Over the years it has grown to be a broad, global platform for public outreach that is widely celebrated by stakeholders in over 100 countries. It...

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_separator type="transparent" position="center" up="20"][vc_column_text] Be Prepared for Roadcheck 2015 Roadcheck begins June 2, 2015 at midnight. Please be prepared. The annual Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) International Roadcheck will take place June 2nd – 4th. Over the past couple of weeks we included lists of helpful hints for early preparation...

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_separator type="transparent" position="center" up="20"][vc_column_text] Prepare Now for Roadcheck 2015 The annual Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) International Roadcheck will take place June 2-4. Last week we included a list of helpful hints for early preparation for the vehicle and the driver. While preparing for Roadcheck 2015, you...

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_column_text] Prepare Now for Roadcheck 2015 The annual Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) International Roadcheck will take place June 2-4. A few helpful hints for early preparation are listed below. [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_separator type="transparent" position="center" up="20"][vc_column_text]Driver: Med card up to date Double check expiration of license Log books current and have...

Tire Safety Review What are the most important safety tips you’ve learned over the past few weeks to protect the life of your tires? P. A. R. T., right? Who remembers what that stands for? P – Pressure – Check your tire pressure regularly; use an air...

Hidden culprits that contribute to tire blowout frequency We have talked about proper inflation, adequate tread depth, frequent rotation, and monitoring vehicle alignment as being some of the ways to avoid tire blowouts. This week we are going to dig a little deeper to identify some...