Aug 30, 2017
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Imposed Hefty Fines on a Florida Roofing Contractor this Month.
During the OSHA inspection, the Roofing company was cited for 14 violations for failure to protect their workers from the risks of dangerous falls and other hazards - Read More...
Aug 17, 2017
New 2017 Fall Protection Regulations for General Industry—Don’t Fall Behind!
This year, OSHA issued a Final Rule that updated the General Industry Walking-Working Surfaces and Fall Protection standards. The rule was intended to better protect workers from slips, trips, and falls, and also align the General Industry with comparable OSHA construction standards. - Register for FREE Seminar- Read more...
June 1, 2017
June is National Safety Month & The Latest Statistics are Staggering! Every 7 Seconds a Worker is Injured on the Job!
Join The Man Store and National Safety Council (NSC) and thousands of organizations across the country as we work to raise awareness of what it takes to Keep Each Other Safe. Observed annually in June, National Safety Month focuses on reducing leading causes of injury and death at work, on the road and in our homes and communities.
Nearly 13,000 American workers are injured each day & All are Preventable - Read more...
May 8, 2017
National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction Awareness Week 5/8 -5/12
Fatalities caused by falls from elevation continue to be a leading cause of death for construction employees, accounting for 350 of the 937 construction fatalities recorded in 2015 (BLS data). Those deaths were preventable. The National Fall Prevention Stand-Down raises fall hazard awareness across the country in an effort to stop fall fatalities and injuries.
In an Effort to Join in Raising Awareness, The Man Store is Promoting Safety & Fall Prevention.
What is a Safety Stand-Down? - Read more...
April 27, 2017
CDC News - Fall Fatalities Among Oil and Gas Extraction Workers, 2005-2014 Statistics
New study by NIOSH published in the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report of OSHA cases on Oil & Gas Extraction workers finds that falls are still a leading cause of death in the industry which could be prevented. – Read more...
Jan. 13, 2017
Oil & Gas Hand Protection
Oil and gas drilling operations expose the worker to numerous daily hazards ranging from high impact and pinching injuries to severe abrasions and lacerations. According to the National Safety Council, there are over 1,000,000 hand injuries a year and 20% of disabling workplace injuries involve the hands. Those statistics are not all from the Oil & Gas Industry, but definitely worth mentioning!
There are laws that protect against hand injury in the workplace - OSHA Standards 1910.138(a) / 1910.138(b) states Employers shall select and require employees to use appropriate & task specific hand protection when employees' hands are exposed to hazards.
The Man Store carries a full line of Safety gloves for our Oil & Gas customers ...specifically designed to protect those in the oil fields & offshore platforms with functional impact-resistant gloves that provide critical abrasion resistance and cut resistance. Whether it's impact and cut resistant gloves or the added protection against the frigid cold, wind, rain or snow - The Man Store has got you covered!
Check out our New Driller Glove -Majestic 21267HO Hi Vis Knucklehead Driller X10 Gloves, 100G Thinsulate Winter Lined, Waterproof & Windproof with Cotton Palm & Impact Protection or our other Rigger Gloves!
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