10 Tips to Improve Welding Safety

Welding exposes everyone around you to the hazards of the job. It’s important to follow these basic welding safety tips to keep yourself and the workers around you safe while performing this dangerous job: 1.Read the Book: a welder’s operating manual contains important safety information, as well information on procedures that maximize the machine’s potential. […]

An Overview of New York Workplace Deaths in 2012

What is the Deadliest Industry in 2012? In 2012, construction accounted for less than 4% of total employment in New York State, but with 38 construction deaths, or 19% of the 196 occupational fatalities reported, it was the state’s deadliest industry sector in that year. Transportation, with 23 workplace fatalities, was the second most deadly […]