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Back to School

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    For many students in the United States it’s back to school time!                                                      WHAT?!?!?! But it’s still Summer!!!!   Ready or not, here it is.   Every year schools seem to start earlier and earlier.  What possible purpose does beginning the school year in early August serve?   According to The Wall Street Journal proponents claim the [...]

Enter At Your Own Risk

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  Something has put a damper on fun in the sun along the Gulf Coast. It is a harmful bacteria. Its name is Vibrio vulnificus and it is found in the warm waters of the Gulf Coast, particularly during the summer months. Health officials from Florida to Louisiana have issued warnings regarding the menacing bacteria that [...]

The Benefits OSHA 10 Training

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The fact is: safety training saves lives. The OSHA Outreach Training Program, also referred to as OSHA 10, provides training for workers and employers on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of safety and health hazards in workplaces in general industry. The program also provides information regarding workers’ rights, employer responsibilities, and how to file a complaint. [...]

Workplace Visitor Safety

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   Visitors Must Sign In!       OSHA has set standards concerning employee safety. These standards also apply to workplace visitors. No matter if the person is an employee guest or is there on official business.  The company is responsible for the safety of every visitor entering the building. For that reason OSHATOES® has compiled a list [...]

ATV Safety

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ATV’s (All Terrain Vehicles) are here to stay. In the mid-eighties there were less than 500,000 ATV’s in use. Today that number is staggering at more than 9 million! With summer in full swing, this is a great time to educate yourself on ATV Safety courtesy of the CPSC and OSHATOES®.  *  Always participate in [...]

How To Survive An Airplane Crash

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  There were 291 passengers and 16 crew members onboard Asiana Airlines Flight 214. Two people perished as a result of the plane crash. That anyone lost their life is a tragedy but we are going to focus on the amazing fact that, as of this post, no one else has died. (Several passengers are still currently hospitalized with [...]