Stand Up for Slips, Trips, and Falls

Slips, Trips, and Falls can happen anywhere at work, home, or play. Often times these will happen when we are in a hurry, taking shortcuts, or simply not paying attention. All of these can be avoided if we just slowdown. Our lives can get so busy that we're thinking of other things, therefore leaving us distracted.  Continue Reading →

We Need to Be a Zero to Be a Hero

It's SSOE's policy to provide employees, visitors, and contractors with a safe and healthy environment. Continue Reading →

Emergency Preparedness

Many people are concerned about the possibility of a public health emergency such as a natural disaster, act of terrorism, or disease outbreak. You can take steps now to help you prepare for an emergency and cope if an emergency happens. To help you prepare,we’ve provided step-by-step actions you can take before-hand to protect yourself and your loved ones. Continue Reading →

Employee Safety Training Requirements

Do you know how to do your job correctly? How do you know? Continue Reading →

Daylight Savings Time

Ready to spring forward? Daylight Savings Time 2019 will begin for most of the U.S. on Sunday, March 10th, at 2 a.m. Nowadays, with our cell phones, computers, and electronics changing their time automatically, it can be easy to forget the opportunity to perform important annual upkeep in your home. To keep your family and home safe, as well as prepared, make time for this short safety checklist. Continue Reading →

Personal Protective Equipment Part 2 of 2

Last week we introduced you to Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), which is specialized clothing or equipment worn for protection against health and safety hazards. PPE is designed to protect many parts of the body, i.e., eyes, head, face, hands, feet, and ears. Following are a few more details regarding PPE. Continue Reading →