A History of Safety

Throughout history, the safety and health movement has been impacted by legislation. In the following safety and health chronology, noteworthy events, individuals, and legislative action are set forth to illustrate the theme that the safety professional/practitioner is and has been a significant part of those preventive experiences making up the story of life. The Ancient…

Oscillating Fans – History and Advancements

Oscillating fans are used to aid air circulation throughout a space. These electric fans feature the ability to direct airflow from one side to another. This allows the fan to cover more space with the breeze it produces as opposed to box fans and ceiling fans that cover only a single direction or a single…

VoIP (Voice Over IP) Explained

Telephone calls through broadband: this is the future of telephony. Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) technology represents a revolution in the way we communicate. Here's an outline of three of the most common ways that VoIP can be used to make cheap phone calls. You've probably heard about new technology that allows people to use…

Bike Touring – How to Plan a Route

Determining where to travel on your amazing bicycle touring adventure and planning the journey is an enjoyable piece of the experience. Maybe there's a part of the country or world that you've always been to explore, and completing it on a bike might just be a unique pleasure. But … how do you appreciate the…

Hypermiling Technique – What is That?

Hypermiling or divide it up, hyper + mileage. Simply means getting high and more miles from driving. It also means using ways to maximize fuel economy. Drivers or Riders who practice the techniques are referred to as "hypermilers." Hypermiling, which can be used in any vehicle regardless of its cubic capacity, has gained popularity as…

5 Effective Ways to Make Floors Less Slippery

Here are some suggestions on how to make your floor less slippery namely: add a floor coating, Apply safety floor treatment products, try anti-slip adhesive floor tapes, cover floor with large carpet, and refinish your floor. Floor accidents are difficult to prevent especially in the presence of slippery floors. However, these can be avoided by…

Mold and Your AC Unit

Mold is organic and is an important part of our our world. It is everywhere we go whether indoors or outdoors. It plays a very important part in our world by breaking down dead organic matter such as wood, paper, grass cuttings, leaves, decayed trees, plant cuttings and other things of nature. It does not…