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What You Need to Know About Eye Washer

Wed, 05 Sep 2012 05:24:05 +0000

Why Eye Washers Important Eye washer is one of the most important safety equipments in the workplace. In the area where chemicals are used, stored, loaded/unloaded and transported, eye washers are required since splash hazard potentially could happen. They can prevent eyes from getting injured due to chemical splash. According to CDC (Centers for Diseases […]

9 Important Facts about Fire Extinguisher You Should Know

Fri, 17 Aug 2012 17:23:12 +0000

Fire extinguisher is the first defense against fire. It holds a very important role in fire accident prevention. Every fire accident is initiated by small fire at the beginning. Due to its importance, so it is crucial for everyone in the plant site to know about nine facts about fire extinguisher. By knowing those facts, […]

13 Tips for Company’s Safety Legal Compliance

Wed, 25 Jul 2012 20:32:08 +0000

Having list of safety legal requirements and other requirements is not enough in order to ensure that your company will always comply. There are several factors that needs to be considered appropriately to keep your company complies with all applicable safety legal requirements and other requirements. Updating the list of safety legal requirements and other […]

Storage Tank Cleaning Safety

Fri, 22 Jun 2012 19:11:13 +0000

Storage tank cleaning safety is the most important aspect that needs to be considered deeply before doing tank cleaning work. This applies for all storage tanks. In addition, special consideration should be given for tank that is used for storing highly flammable and toxic chemicals. The following tank cleaning safety tips will help you preventing […]

Plant Turn Around Safety Tips

Wed, 23 May 2012 15:46:25 +0000

Plant Turn Around or yearly maintenance is a very big event, where almost all equipments will be opened for overhaul. This is the time when a ton of works are carried out at the same time based on a planned schedule, with a large numbers of workers. In this occasion, a group of people from […]

Top 5 Benefits You Will Get from Doing Consistent Safety Patrol

Mon, 30 Apr 2012 06:27:20 +0000

Getting updated information about safety in the plant as early as possible is very essential. Most people will rely on site operators’ report to get the updated safety information, because they think that operators go to plant site regularly to check plant operation. It is not bad and no body will blame you if you […]

A Must Have List of Safety Inspection Checklist

Mon, 12 Mar 2012 15:30:37 +0000

Safety inspection is a regular safety job that is purposed to ensure that equipments, tools, work conditions, work area, plant facilities and so on have already met minimum safety requirements. It is carried out in order to detect any safety deficiencies as early as possible so that accident can be avoided. Successful safety inspection requires […]

7 Hazard Sources That Most Companies Fail to Recognize

Mon, 20 Feb 2012 13:38:05 +0000

Hazard identification is the key to effective hazard control. It is the first thing to do before hazard control methods determined. All safety measures and activities should always be constructed and referred to the results of hazard identifications. Hazard identification is an on going process. This means that it should be performed in regular period […]

How to Ensure Personal Protect Equipment will Protect You

Mon, 06 Feb 2012 14:07:39 +0000

If you look at the hazard control hierarchy, wearing personal protective equipment holds as the last hazard control. It is the last protection for a worker against particular hazard. However, there is no guarantee that the worker will remain safe from health risk, injury or even death when he or she already wears personal protective […]

9 Safety Lessons You Should Learn from Hoeganaes Combustible Dust Explosion

Wed, 25 Jan 2012 20:46:18 +0000

Recently, the US Chemical Safety Board (CSB) released a report and animated video about three fires and explosions that happened at Hoeganaes Corp. plant in Gallatin, Tennessee, in 2011. Hoeganaes Corp. is a manufacturer of atomized steel and iron powders. These accidents caused five people died and three people injured. Fine iron powder was involved […]