TAG: hazards

SafetyWatch: Identifying blower safety hazards

October 16, 2015By

This photo was staged to show several safety hazards or dangerous work habits. How many can you identify? Click here for a list of potential hazards. Click here for downloadable versions of our October SafetyWatch.   Ed. Note: Thanks to Schill Grounds Management in North Ridgeville, Ohio, for participating in our SafetyWatch photo shoots. Schill and Landscape Management do not... read more

SafetyWatch: List of blower safety hazards

October 16, 2015By

The list of hazards in this photo includes, but is not limited to: Operator should cease blowing when a pedestrian walks by; Lack of hearing protection; and Lack of eye protection. What did we miss? We invite you—as employers and workers in the landscape industry—to share your expertise. Email your responses to LM Editor Marisa Palmieri (mpalmieri@northcoastmedia.net) or post them... read more

SafetyWatch: Identify safety hazards

July 16, 2015By
Photo: Laura Watilo Blake

This photo was staged to show several safety hazards or dangerous work habits. How many can you identify? Click here for a list of potential hazards. Click here for downloadable versions of our July SafetyWatch. Ed. Note: Thanks to Schill Grounds Management in North Ridgeville, Ohio, for participating in our SafetyWatch photo shoots. Schill and LM do not practice or... read more

Download: Safety hazards SafetyWatch

July 7, 2015By

Featured is a downloadable version of the July 2015 SafetyWatch on safety hazards. See how many safety hazards your employees can identify. Click here to identify the safety hazards. Click here to see the list of safety hazards. read more

SafetyWatch: List of safety hazards

July 7, 2015By

SafetyWatch list of hazards The list of hazards in this photo includes but is not limited to: -Lack of safety vest; -No cones/traffic-control devices; and -Equipment/gas can hanging off trailer What did we miss? We invite you—as employers and workers in the landscape industry—to share your expertise. Email your responses to LM Editor Marisa Palmieri (mpalmieri@northcoastmedia.net). We’ll publish your responses... read more

SafetyWatch: List of driving safety hazards

April 1, 2015By

SafetyWatch list of hazards The list of hazards in this photo includes, but is not limited to: -Distracted driving (texting). -Only one hand on the wheel. -Not wearing a seat belt. What did we miss? We invite you—as employers and workers in the landscape industry—to share your expertise. Email your responses to LM Editor Marisa Palmieri (mpalmieri@northcoastmedia.net). We’ll publish your... read more