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Finding Opportunities To Be More Safe During National Safety Month

Jun 13 2017 Tags: safety information

June is National Safety Month, a time geared toward raising safety awareness in many different areas. According to the National Safety Council, the goal of this month is to “raise awareness of what it takes to Keep Each Other Safe.” Essentially, we want to reduce the things that lead to death and/or injury within our community. At OBBCO, we specialize in keeping people safe. We offer the best products to prevent falls, shock, overheating, fire, chemical spills, the list goes on. This month, look around your home, your business, and even other companies and ask yourself if there are opportunities...

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Spring Safety Tips

May 05 2017 Tags: news, safety information

It’s spring time, and you’re probably working on those projects that have been building up around your home or office building. You may be using chemicals to treat yard and/or bug problems, or you may be cleaning out those gutters and cobwebs. Here are some simple ways to protect yourself as you clean and maintain your home or business. If you’re working with chemicals we recommend using chemical resistant gloves, and goggles. We have goggles for those with or without glasses, and want to be sure your eyes are always protected. If you work in an area that is prone...

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Spring Safety Audit

Apr 04 2017 Tags: news, safety information

The arrival of Spring means business picks back up for companies whose work tends to be outdoors. This is a great time of year to perform a safety audit, to be sure everything is in great working order before heading out. We know each industry has its own safety concerns, but there are a few areas that tend to be pretty standard. First, let’s talk visibility. Do your employees wear high visibility gear? If so, take some time to be sure this gear is still bright and vibrant. It’s essential they are able to be seen easily at all times...

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