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23-Feb-2017 11:29 AM

Steps to Take to Prevent Lifting Injuries at Workplace

Lifting of heavy objects happens to be one of the leading causes of workplace injuries in modern day workplaces. Apart from fatal accidents, chronic aches and pains also become the order of the day for workers who have not been trained properly in weight lifting. It is the responsibility of the employer to opt for comprehensive training sessions like the rigger and signalman course for instance

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23-Feb-2017 11:30 AM

6 Steps Every Employer Should Take for Crane Safety

Singapore witnessed several crane accidents through 2016, some of which proved to be fatal for crane operators. According to the chairperson of the National Crane Safety Taskforce or NCST, a majority of these occurred due to lack of proper training imparted to crane drivers and operators! Structured and highly effective courses are available for lorry crane training, general crane opera

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24-Jan-2017 15:24 PM

How to Show Your Employees You Care

Organizations today thrive on human capital. It is the quality of your workforce that largely determines business success in the overtly competitive world of today. Whereas the leadership style you wish to adhere to is solely your prerogative be it stoic, friendly or a mix of both; it is important to have some form of personal connect with your employees. And the best way to do it is to display

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23-Feb-2017 12:41 PM

10 Essential Safety Tools Every Construction Worker should Use

Employers must never underestimate the role of safety tools in ensuring safety at the workplace. In industries like engineering, manufacturing, and oil & gas, workers do rigging and lifting on a daily basis. After having your employees undergo a rigger and signalman course singapore, it is necessary to provide proper attire and identification tags. The construction sector has been a major c

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23-Feb-2017 12:44 PM

Ways to improve your company's safety performance in 2017

An urgent need to increase workplace safety in Singapore was realized in 2005. Consequently, The Ministry of Manpower announced good practices and training frameworks for the same. And it did work. The fatality rate decreased by around three times in 2014. However, the rate of workplace injuries in 2016 has been worrying. Technology is at the forefront of strategies that can battle work

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23-Feb-2017 12:45 PM

Top tips on how to prevent manual handling injuries

Manual handling can seem like a regular part of operations at the workplace. However, it is true that manual lifting and handling can be an occupational hazard. Injuries result from musculoskeletal disorders, and organisations suffer loss of productivity, compensation, sick pay, and investigation costs. Forklifts and cranes can do the job much more efficiently. As a responsible employer

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