Health & Wellness

Looking out for the health and safety of the electrical workforce


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Putting PPE First

Dec. 16, 2022
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Preventing Pulmonary Fibrosis

Aug. 19, 2022
Pulmonary fibrosis is an excruciating way to die. Some simple steps can dramatically decrease your chances of developing it.
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Preventing Elbow Pain

July 15, 2022
Elbow pain is an occupational hazard in some types of electrical work.
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Preventing Shoulder Pain

June 17, 2022
You probably know someone who had surgery for a torn rotator cuff or has chronic shoulder problems. Two simple practices can help you avoid these outcomes.
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Avoiding Hand Mistakes

April 15, 2022
Our hands are so important to us, but we often forget they can be pathways to illness.
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Preventing Repetitive Stress Injuries, Chronic Fatigue

March 18, 2022
Sometimes we overlook small problems that add up, and then we suddenly can’t ignore them anymore.
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Lung Safety

Dec. 17, 2021
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Safety Stand-Downs: Suicide Prevention Week, Sept. 6-10

Aug. 30, 2021
The U.S. Department of Labor, construction industry leaders, and stakeholders call on employers, workers to combat the surge in construction worker suicides.
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What major safety violation can you see in this photo? Does anything stand out as a problem?

Protection From Sudden Stop Syndrome

Aug. 24, 2021
Working at elevation should not conclude with a sudden stop after falling.
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Generac Recalls Portable Generators Due to Finger Hazards

Aug. 6, 2021
Products may lead to finger amputation and/or crushing
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Workplace Drug Use Hits New High

July 30, 2021
The increasing across-the-board use of marijuana is raising red flags.