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Friday, April 27th, 2018
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Workplace injuries are a common occurrence in environments where construction and mechanical equipment are frequently used. The risk becomes greater when the work site itself is a dangerous environment. Working in the oilfield is considered a dangerous occupation due to...

Thursday, August 24th, 2017
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It is common for people to locate work through a temp agency. These agencies find short-term work on projects or jobs that could lead to permanent employment. Temp work also provides workers the opportunity to experience various fields and companies...

Thursday, January 5th, 2017
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Unfortunately for many industrial workers, explosions are all too common and despite all of the advancements in technology and safety procedures, their jobs remain perilous. Explosions can occur in many different workplace environments. Some people have no idea how likely...

Thursday, December 29th, 2016
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Oilfield work is considered one of the most dangerous occupations in the world. However, oilfield shales have rapidly increased in many areas including Texas, Pennsylvania, Louisiana, and North Dakota. With the increase of these drilling sites, the number of oilfield...

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016
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The constant threat of being exposed to hazardous chemicals is one of the harsh realities that come with working in an industrial setting. Some of the most dangerous substances used include benzene, solvents, and paints. Workers within the construction, manufacturing,...

Friday, September 23rd, 2016
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Cranes are vital in the construction industry, because they move heavy objects in a variety of settings. The process can be very dangerous, especially if the crane operator is not following proper safety procedures. Most crane accidents are preventable if...

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