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Safety First

Hazards are ever-present in the steel plant environment, and a heightened awareness and emphasis on safety is a necessary priority for our industry. This monthly column, written by members of the AIST Safety and Health Technology Committee, focuses on procedures and practices to promote a safe working environment for everyone.





August 2014

 

Enhancing Safety of Industrial Tensile Testing

July 2014

 

Hand Amputation in a Molten Metal Furnace

June 2014

 

Electromagnetic Fields in the Steel Industry

May 2014

 

Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment

April 2014

 

In-Plant Vehicles: Skeletons in the Closet

March 2014

 

Voluntary Protection Programs: The Pursuit of Excellence

February 2014

 

Injury on a Construction Site

January 2014

 

Prevent Hand Injuries in the Steel Industry Through Assessment, Awareness and Training

December 2013

 

Arc  Flash Considerations for Power Retrofit

November 2013

 

Total Quality Management for Mitigating Risk of Injuries to Upper Extremities Within Steel Mill Operations

October 2013

 

Design of an Active Warning System for Fall Protection

September 2013

 

Lessons Learned From an OSHA Compliance Officer

August 2013

 

Strategically Reduce Hand Injuries Using the Hierarchy of Hazard Control

July 2013

 

HAZCOM 2012: What Was OSHA's Intent?

June 2013

 

Electrocution on a Press Due to Poor Grounding

May 2013

 

Fatalities Involving Mobile Equipment: Had Enough Yet?

April 2013

 

Water Works - New Generation of Plumbed Emergency Equipment Enhances Safety in Hazardous Work Environments

March 2013

 

Will Your Business Survive? A Road Map to Business Contingency Planning

February 2013

 

The Most Recent Revision to OSHA's HazCom Standard Has Far-Reaching Effects

January 2013

 

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