Why Is Chemical Safety Important

The first rule of Chemical safety is… “Know what you are working with and how to protect yourself and others”   Chemical safety is important for improving health and safety in the workplace. Reducing costs on disposal and less spending on wastewater. It also reduces costs associated with production as well as the impact on … Read more

Welding Hazards and Risk Management

In this blog post, we will discuss welding hazards and risk management as well as prevention and safety measures that should be implemented.   Electrical Welding Electrical welding is performed by forming an electric arc between the electrode and the piece of metal to be welded.   Depending on the welding method used (manual, automatic, … Read more

Fire Suppression System Meaning

Automatic Fire Suppression System Automatic Fire Suppression System is the best commercial fire system available today. An Automatic system includes a fire sprinkler system, gaseous fire suppression, and condensed aerosol fire suppression.     It’s not necessary for any human intervention. This system controls fire at an early stage and saves lives.   There are … Read more

Effective Building Safety Management System

Building Category An effective building safety management system is a set of rules that specify the minimum standards for constructed objects like buildings and non-building structures. All buildings shall be classified according to their use or by considering the character of their occupancy.     For these guidelines, the occupancy classification groups shall be as … Read more

How To Use Fire Fighting Equipment

It is vitally important that everyone knows how to use fire fighting equipment. We will provide all the relevant information in this blog post.   Fire Classification Fire class A: Fire involving common combustibles such as wood, paper, plastics, clothes, etc. Fire class B: Fire involving flammable liquids and gases, such as gasoline, propane, and … Read more

Top 15 Useful Fire Safety Tips That You Should Know

There are several reasons for fire incidents in the home, school, industry, and other places. Most fire happens for electrical reasons. Despite this reason, there are many others as well.     These are: Electrical causes Aerosol and flammable containers Malpractice of hazardous chemicals Welding Gas eruption Sabotage Burning stove Lightning Smoking Boiler eruption Bad … Read more

How Many Fire Extinguishers Do I Need?

People always ask us how many fire extinguishers do I need. The number of fire extinguishers that are required will depend on some factors that play a vital role.   Those factors determine the quantity, size, type, and also location of the fire extinguishers. The NFPA, OSHA and local codes have proper rules and requirements … Read more

Fire Extinguisher Operating Procedure

It is very important to understand the fire extinguisher operating procedure. A portable fire extinguisher carried on wheels and operated by hand contains an extinguishing agent that can be expelled under pressure to suppress or extinguish the fire.     Different types of fire extinguishers are designed to fight different classes of fire. Remember they … Read more

Special Work Site Definition

By Special work site definition, we mean a kind of work that is performed usually for serving specific purposes emphasizing its work value, drawing its special attention, and its safety procedures. There are many kinds of special work such as: † Welding, † Cutting Metal, † Excavation and so on.   Welding Technique Welding is … Read more

Health and Safety Signs and Their Meanings

Safety or health signs relate to safety or health at work. These signs are intended as a fast and comprehensible way of drawing the employee’s attention to objects, activities or situations that entail certain dangers, or drawing attention to the dangers that persist in spite of preventive measures you have taken.   Moreover, safety signs … Read more