Articles by Mark H. Stromme

Safety’s surge in the energy industries

How to prevent “Struck-by” and “Caught-in” hazards from causing injuries

July 9, 2013
Due to the United States’ renewed interest in becoming energy self-sufficient, drilling for oil and gas in parts of the U.S. has accelerated to a fever pitch.

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5 fall protection myths

Clear up construction industry misconceptions
October 1, 2011
In construction work, falls are the leading cause of worker fatalities. 

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Construction Safety Training

Requirements, format, language & enforcement
July 7, 2011
Employers are required to provide safety training when employees are, or could be, exposed to hazards on the jobsite. But exactly what are the OSHA requirements for that training? What about the format and the language used to train?
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Tackling tough terrain

July 8, 2009
Operating a rough terrain forklift can be difficult. These seven safety tips can help.
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Don't be hard-headed

June 1, 2008
Next time you see a coworker with a well-worn hard hat, ask him if he’s thought about replacing it. You might save his life.
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Training Strategies: Keys for conducting a safety meeting on the construction site

July 1, 2006
Whether it’s a formal safety meeting set up in a classroom, or a weekly toolbox talk on the jobsite, preparation is key to successful training. If you’re on a construction site, here are some tips for properly setting up a classroom-style construction safety meeting.
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ASSEâ??s Safety 2014 Review

A gallery of photos from the sprawling Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, where ASSE’s annual professional development conference was held June 8-11. All photos courtesy of the American Society of Safety Engineers.

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Realizing ROI from Your Gas Detection Program

This presentation will cover why a safe workplace equates to good business, why keeping workers truly safe from hazardous gases requires a complete gas detection program, and how your investment can ensure an ROI to your overall business.

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2014 July

In this month's issue of ISHN, check out the top training companies and find out who the winners of the ISHN/ASSE Safety 2014 awards are.

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Safety Engineering, 4th Edition

A practical, solutions-driven reference, Safety Engineering, 4th edition, has been completely revised and updated to reflect many of today’s issues in safety.

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