Tag: safety

Be sure fire extinguishers are in proper working order. Photos courtesy of Hitachi Construction Machinery

8 simple safety steps

Safety inspections are critical for the well-being of your crew, and they’re essential to keep your machines operating at peak performance.

The Cat Smartband monitors users’ alertness throughout the workday. Photo courtesy of Cat

Safety technologies help manage operator fatigue

April 13, 2017By

Incidents related to fatigue are not uncommon in the aggregate industry, but some safety technologies exist to help reduce these types of incidents.

Luff Industries presents safety products at ConExpo-Con/Agg 2017

March 31, 2017By

Luff Industries’ Roy Wilks reviews four belt conveyor safety products that the company offers its customers.

Safety takeaways from OSSGA seminar

Safety takeaways from OSSGA seminar

March 8, 2017By

The Ontario Stone, Sand & Gravel Association invited Curtis Weber, a motivational speaker, to share his workplace accident survival story at its 2017 seminar.

OSSGA’s 2017 Operations, Healthy & Safety Seminar was Jan. 25-26.

Safety top of mind at OSSGA conference

January 30, 2017By

The Ontario Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (OSSGA) held its annual Operations, Health & Safety Seminar, Jan. 25-26, in Toronto.

Reference book presents conveyor safety best practices

Reference book presents conveyor safety best practices

October 24, 2016By

A new publication from Martin Engineering is dedicated to reducing conveyor risk and injuries.

Safety alert puts seat belt safety in the spotlight

September 30, 2016By

The Mine Safety & Health Administration (MSHA) issued a safety alert for seat belt use, making it a safety focus for equipment operators.

Says Cat’s Zach Knoop: “We like to find things that aren’t right – and fix them – but oftentimes we’re missing the big picture.” Photo: iStock.com/sestovic

3 steps to safety excellence

August 1, 2016By

PP&E offer solutions to change company culture and make employees work more safely.