Everything is riskier when working in remote areas. A simple trip, slip or fall can have radically different consequences for someone working alone in a remote area compared to the same incident occurring to an office worker.
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A term you may have heard, but not become familiar with yet is automated response, or virtual monitoring. These terms are very misleading and can easily give buyers an illusion of their true functionality. The term automated response or virtual monitoring simply refers to...
Lone workers face various types of risks depending on the nature of their job. In this article, we focus on the risk of trips, slips, and falls. Plus the appropriate technologies to help lone workers reduce the severity of the impact of these specific risks.
For utility workers with a higher risk of violent confrontation, like servicemen, troublemen, meter readers, and anybody working alone, situational awareness is incredibly important. This article explores how situational awareness can help workers de-escalate volatile situations.
Want to keep your team safer at work? Identifying hazards is the first step. Here are 12 CCOHS approved tips for identifying hazards at work.