Safety shoes for construction is a must in such a hazardous work site. In Malaysia, many fatalities and injuries happen at construction sites. Refer Work Accident Statistics by Sector (January – October 2020) That’s why it is essential that all workers wear proper construction gear for a safer work environment. One staple workwear for construction […]
Why are safety shoes important? Safety shoes protect feet from foot injuries and prevent exhaustion. This mainly applies to industrial workers that are on the frontlines of danger. Therefore, safety shoes are just as important as any other personal protective equipment. Maybe even more so. Even though employers provide safety shoes for workers following the […]
Should Factory Workers Wear Safety Shoes? Despite common belief, a factory is as dangerous as any other occupation that needs factory safety shoes. It involves heavy machinery, complex devices, heights and others that may cause accidents. The Department of Occupational Safety and Health recorded such accidents in their Occupational Accident Statistic of 2020. Apparently, there […]
What shoes are suitable for workers? It is the responsibility of employers to provide their workers to wear safety shoes Workers reserve the right for suitable safety shoes (kasut keselamatan). So employers must prep all their workers with safety boots that fit their job description. Because only with the correct personal protective equipment, particularly work […]
Most worksites have temperature changes which requires workers to wear anti-fog goggles. Safety eyewear can fog when the surrounding air is warmer than the lenses. Thus, condensation is formed, impairing vision. In some cases, when the worker sweats, fogging can occur due to the humidity of the trapped air. Especially workers in full body PPE. […]
Protecting workers from exposure of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19 is crucial especially in these circumstances.
This includes potential interaction with infectious people and contamination of the work environment.
Employers should adapt infection control strategies based on a thorough hazard assessment, using safe work practices and personal protective equipment (PPE) to prevent exposures.
Effective Personal Protective Equipment Program A PPE program must be comprehensive. All levels of an organization from senior management to the front-liners must all participate and commit to the implementation of a good PPE program. Because it’s more than just a general procedure. Basically, a Personal Protective Equipment program that is fully practical includes the […]
Construction sites are bound to have hazards which require the correct safety procedures. Here is a list of the top most essential safety equipment.
To prevent hazards, your workers need a safe and healthy working environment with DOSH SIRIM Certified Safety Boots and PPE. Generally, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is the armor industrial workers wear that prevent hazards. So, workers must prepare themselves with the right PPE before handling a task, for example wearing the right safety boots, safety […]