Facemasks are everywhere! You may wear them because an entity – your state or local government, your employer, or a business that you are patronizing – requires them. Alternatively, you may wear them because you choose to protect yourself and/or others from exposures to airborne Covid-19 virus particles.Read More
Cashins & Associates Blog
Our last blog article focused on health hazards that are caused by skin contact with harmful chemicals. Many workers wear chemical-resistant gloves to protect themselves from these negative health effects. There are probably hundreds, if not thousands, of gloves on the market. How do you know which one is best for your chemical workers? Read on to learn all you need to know about chemical-resistant gloves so that you can make an informed decision the next time you purchase them. It is always a good idea to have a certified industrial hygienist review the glove selection prior to purchasingRead More
Topics: Personal protective equipment
Each day countless workers put on gear in order to protect themselves from workplace hazards. This gear is called personal protective equipment, or PPE. Unfortunately, some of these workers aren't being protected enough - or in some cases - at all. It turns out that certain fundamentals must be met in order for you to have a successful PPE program that both complies with OSHA requirements and protects your workers.