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A Refreshing Update to Health and Safety Training

It’s fair to say that health and safety training has had a tendency to take itself too seriously. So it was only a matter of time before the trainers who deliver the courses would be subject to parody by the likes of of Peter Kay and Ricky Gervais. Take The Office’s Gareth as he demonstrates […]

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Tips for Safer Use of Scaffold Towers

Working from a height is an integral part of working in the security industry. With this in mind, health and safety is extremely important. Because of this it’s a necessity that the scaffolding you use is as safe as possible. Modern alterations now mean that scaffolding has become more compact and lighter than ever. The […]

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The Safety Precautions You Need To Take When Cutting Down A Tree

If you’re planning on tackling that tree that has been blocking out your sunlight for what seems like an age then you’re going to need to know the basics in cutting it down safely. In fact, even if you have a small tree to chop down, you’ll still need to follow a few precautions if […]

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Woodworking Safety Habits

The following content is syndicated content. Every woodworker knows they should follow safety rules, but do they always do it? I’ve had enough close calls in my time that I have learned to try and make safety a habit. Case in point: not long ago, I was replacing a screw in a door hinge. In […]

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How To Ensure Lone Worker Safety In Building Work

The issue of working alone in building work is a difficult one, as businesses and individuals have no legal obligation to ensure that there is supervision and company for each worker. However, the management of the business does have an obligation to ensure that risk assessments are taking place and health and safety regulations are […]

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Check out: MLCS 9078 20-Amp Safety Router Table Power Switch

MLCS 9078 20-Amp Safety Router Table Power Switch This convenient, mechanical push button switch features a large paddle ‘stop’, to allow you to quickly shut off power to your 120-Volt ac machinery. Placing the switch where you can use your hip or knee to bump it into the ‘off’ position gives you the freedom to […]

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Freud 6 inch Safety Dado Blade SD306

Freud tool eBay auctions you should keep an eye on: [wprebay kw=”freud+tool” num=”0″ ebcat=”11700″] [wprebay kw=”freud+tool” num=”1″ ebcat=”11700″] [wprebay kw=”freud+tool” num=”2″ ebcat=”11700″] [wprebay kw=”freud+tool” num=”3″ ebcat=”11700″] Freud Tool on Amazon: Freud Diablo Roman Ogee Router Bit for Decorative Edges 1/4″Overall Diameter 1 3/8″ Bearing Diameter 3/8″ Carbide Height (the cutting edge painted red) 23/32″ Large […]

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Little Giant Ladder Safety

Using any ladder requires knowledge and safe practices to ensure that no injury occurs. While the Little Giant Ladder can be the safest ladder in the world, … Video Rating: 5 / 5 Some recent Little Giant Ladder sales on Amazon: Little Giant 14016-001 Alta One Type 1 Model 22 LadderThe Little Giant Alta-One Model […]

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Little Giant Safety Step Demo

http://littlegiantladders.com/ The Little Giant Safety Step is a unique combination of strength and simplicity. The Safety Step is constructed with super-str… Video Rating: 5 / 5 Work Plank – Fixed 6′ The Little Giant Plank converts any of our ladders into a simple scaffolding. This high-strength plank, rated to hold 250 pounds, enables a person […]

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GXE Little Giant Safety Step Ladder Model DEMO

GXE Little Giant Safety Step Ladder Model DEMO. Video Rating: 5 / 5 Type 1A Revolution XE – Model 22 The RevolutionXE is designed to be the safest ladder on the planet. Since it’s adjustable, the RevolutionXE can be used safely on stairs, ramps, curbs, docks or other uneven surfaces. The RevolutionXE is made using […]

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