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21-Mar-2017 12:53 PM

Safety Tips for Operating Scissor Lifts

Scissor lifts are commonly used in the construction, warehousing, retail, and manufacturing industries in Singapore. Lack of training and failure to address positioning, fall protection, and stabilization have resulted in 30 serious scissor lift-related accidents in Singapore in 2016. Fatalities from 10 of these accidents were actually preventable. Scissor lift training is indispensable

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28-Feb-2017 18:21 PM

Common Misconceptions about Workplace Injuries

Organizations that haven't yet faced major accidents or serious injuries to their workers tend to get complacent about workplace safety. Employers often suppose that a boom lift course is enough to train operators for all lifting operations. However, these are only misconceptions prevalent in workplaces throughout the country. Rising fatality rates can be attributed to this casual attitude

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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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