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Spring Cleaning Safety

spring word art with flowersSpring is here, and everyone is excited. Spring cleaning is something mostly everyone completes some portion of, but without proper safety, spring cleaning may not end well.

While Midwestern winters can provide a nice view out the window, they also can be dangerous, especially when it comes to driving. Severe weather requires drivers to be extra cautious as they drive. To help protect yourself and stay safe as you drive this winter, use some of these tips to ensure you are a safe driver on the road.

New Year’s Eve is a night of celebration. Everyone is excited for the new year to come, and an easy way to ensure you have the most fun is to be aware of safety practices you should follow on this festive night.

The holidays are a busy time of year that are a lot of fun, and it is easy to make safety part of the holiday routine. By doing so, you can help ensure that everyone has a safe and fun time for the holidays.

Thanksgiving is a day that most people get excited about – family, good food, and generally an excuse to be a bit lazy after the big meal. However, the preparation for a Thanksgiving meal can be dangerous if proper safety precautions are not taken.

The spookiest day of the year is almost here! And with that comes taking the kids trick or treating, which is why we’re featuring some Halloween safety tips today.

fireworksNext Tuesday is the 4th of July, meaning fireworks, family gatherings, food, and more. However, with all that excitement going on, it is easy to forget safety along the way.

For many years, I believed that achieving zero accidents was not possible. That conclusion came from years of working in safety and never coming across a single example where zero accidents were sustained for any length of time. What I did not understand, but I do today, was the power that can be harnessed when management and the workforce commit to safety.

In 2016, an incident occurred that ended the incredibly long streak of over 2,000 days worked with no lost work day injuries at General Heating and Air Conditioning. This incident served as a wake up call. We decided to take this as an opportunity to learn and be better by turning this story into something positive.

The holidays are a time that is filled with joy and cheer, but if you don’t take proper precautions, it can also be a time that isn’t the safest and invites burglars into your house.