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Warehouse Employees Pushin’ the Load Limits? Safe Lifting Techniques.

Posted on: June 28th, 2013 by joreilly No Comments

Lifting and carrying are power jobs – when you lift and carry the wrong way, you can damage your back. Back injuries are the most common type of injury in the workplace, resulting in approximately 236,000 cases involving days away from work in 2007. Over half of these injuries are from lifting. Back injuries may […]

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Noise

Series: Noise Control 101

Posted on: June 3rd, 2013 by joreilly No Comments

Part 5:  Noise Controls: Noise Reduction Products Effective noise reduction products combine sound absorption and noise barrier properties. BBC:  features a reinforced loaded vinyl noise barrier with a quilted fiberglass sound absorber on one side. The rugged durable exterior barrier is commonly used as a wrap or acoustical jacket due to its ability to conform […]

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Sound Waves

Series: Noise Control 101

Posted on: May 28th, 2013 by joreilly No Comments

Part 4:  Noise Controls – Source Modification A noise problem has three parts:  a source; a path; the receiver (employee). Intervention at any point in the path from the source to the receiver can reduce employee exposure to noise. Noise produced by a source travels outward in all directions. If walls, floors, and ceiling are […]

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Series: Noise Control 101

Posted on: May 23rd, 2013 by joreilly No Comments

  Part 3:  Noise Controls – Engineering Controls Noise controls can be divided into three types:  administrative controls; engineering controls; personal protective equipment. Engineering controls involve modifying or replacing equipment, or making related physical changes at the noise source or along the transmission path (with the exception of hearing protection) to reduce the noise level at […]

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Series: Noise Control 101

Posted on: May 16th, 2013 by joreilly No Comments

Part 2:  How To Evaluate Noise Exposure   The first step toward solving any noise problem is to define it. To understand what requirements must be implemented according to OSHA’s noise standard 29 CFR 1910.95, it is necessary to determine exposure levels. 1.         Know the indications of a noise problem.  There are various factors that […]

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Series: Noise Control 101

Posted on: May 9th, 2013 by joreilly No Comments

  Part 1:  OSHA Stats & Facts OSHA’s research shows: Hearing loss to be a significant workplace health issue, with more than 20,000 workers annually experiencing hearing loss. Only 34 percent of workers exposed to potentially harmful noise levels wear hearing protective devices (HPDs). Estimated 5% of workers receive the noise reduction rating (NRR) from […]

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Noise Curtain

Introducing Randall’s New Line of Noise Curtains

Posted on: March 21st, 2013 by joreilly No Comments

Randall Noise Curtains is the latest warehouse solution to be added to Randall’s flexible, modular curtain wall product line.  Noise Curtains effectively and quickly divide warehouse and work spaces while protecting employees and the work environment from harmful noise levels. “We are proud to offer premium, customizable, Made in the United States, insulated and non-insulated […]

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