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Knowing the Dangers in Your Older Home

More than 30 million homes – or about one-third of the homes in the United States – are at least 50 years old. Today we have come to expect more from our homes than ever before, and many older home electrical systems are simply being overburdened. Fortunately, many of the dangers associated with the [More]

Elevator Safety

The checklist is provided as an on the job training (OJT) safety tool for those who use freight elevators. It is not a comprehensive operating guideline. The checklist can be reviewed in a group or departmental exercise so that everyone has a chance to participate or it can be reviewed on an indiv [More]

Carbon Monoxide Questions and Answers

Carbon monoxide (CO) is a deadly, colorless, odorless, poisonous gas. It is produced by the incomplete burning of various fuels, including coal, wood, charcoal, oil, kerosene, propane, and natural gas. Products and equipment powered by internal combustion engine-powered equipment such as portable ge [More]