DOSH SIRIM safety shoes are a must for ALL workers As stated by the Malaysian OSH regulations, it is a legal requirement that employers provide DOSH SIRIM certified safety shoes for their workers. Here at Boxter Footwear, we specialize in indestructible DOSH SIRIM certified safety shoes to protect your workers and your business. So, here is a […]
Even the best type of worker’s safety shoes need replacing over time. After some time, you must be wondering.. when should I replace my safety shoes? Even heavy duty safety shoes retire, especially after prolonged hours of hard work. No matter how well you take care of them, wear and tear will still happen. Here […]
Not conducting a hazard assessment can cause serious problems for workers and your business. Especially workers who spend a lot of time on their feet. This includes construction, manufacturing, agriculture and other workers. Generally, these workers face several problems such as sprains, injuries from sharp objects, crushed feet and slips, trips and falls. Thus, it […]
How Safety Shoes Protect Workers from Workplace Foot Injury At any worksite, one of the most essential gear is safety shoes to prevent workplace foot injury. However, workplace foot injury still happens at an alarming rate. Although there are many factors, one that can be resolved easily is if employers make the right choice in […]
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. […]
DOSH SIRIM Certified Safety Shoes Features Employers must always ensure their worker’s put their best foot forward. The Malaysian OSH regulations require all employers to provide DOSH SIRIM certified safety shoes. Failure to do so may lead to legal issues that can detriment your company. So here are the features of DOSH SIRIM safety shoes […]
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.
Before constructing a PPE program, the hierarchy of controls or a priority list should be written.
PPE is considered as the last line of defense so focus on substitution, elimination, administrative controls and engineering controls first.
Once that has been acknowledged, the employer should ensure all parties fully participate in the program, a reliable program coordinator is appointed and the PPE program is reviewed periodically.
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. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is the armor industrial workers wear that prevent hazards. Workers must prepare themselves with the right PPE before handling a task, for example wearing the right safety boots, safety goggles etc. […]