How Safety Shoes Protect Workers from Foot Injury At any worksite, one of the most essential gear is safety shoes to prevent foot injury. However, 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 safety shoes. As […]
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. […]
How DOSH SIRIM Certified Safety Shoes Protect Workers Employers are responsible to provide and insist their workers to wear safety shoes on the job. There is no question why personal protective equipment (PPE) is so important, especially safety shoes. The Malaysian OSH regulations has a strict ruling on work safety. In any worksite, one staple […]
Statistics reveal that industrial workers are reluctant to wear PPE because it is either uncomfortable, do not fit or they have not received training.You as conscientious employers must provide your hardworking employees with the ideal protective gear.