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Show Web Version of 'Issuing orders to workers: the decision process' Poster in New Window
Issuing orders to workers: the decision process
Keywords: orders, duties, responsibilities
Industries: All
Year: 2014
Alert #: WS 2014-11
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Show Web Version of 'European fire ants in the workplace' Poster in New Window
European fire ants in the workplace
Keywords: ant, sting
Industries: Agriculture, construction, hospitality
Year: 2014
Alert #: WS 2014-10
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Show Web Version of 'Health effects of non-ionizing electromagnetic radiation in the workplace' Poster in New Window
Health effects of non-ionizing electromagnetic radiation in the workplace
Keywords: non-ionizing, electromagnetic, radiation, workplace
Industries: Arts and film, education, fishing, health care, hospitality, manufacturing, wood products manufacturing
Year: 2014
Alert #: WS 2014-07
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Show Web Version of 'Bed bugs in the workplace' Poster in New Window
Bed bugs in the workplace
Keywords: exposure, bed bugs
Industries: Health care, hospitality
Year: 2013
Alert #: WS 2013-07
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Show Web Version of 'Food and Beverage Processing Equipment' Poster in New Window
Food and Beverage Processing Equipment
Keywords: food, beverage, guarding, lockout, manufacturing
Industries: Manufacturing, hospitality
Year: 2011
Alert #: SA 11-01
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Show Web Version of 'Young worker injured when thrown from runaway mower' Poster in New Window
Young worker injured when thrown from runaway mower
Keywords: young worker, mower, rollover, golf course
Industries: Hospitality
Year: 2010
Alert #: Injury 2010-07
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Show Web Version of 'Worker dies after losing control of utility vehicle' Poster in New Window
Worker dies after losing control of utility vehicle
Keywords: mobile, equipment, utility, vehicle
Industries: Agriculture, tourism & hospitality, performing arts & film
Year: 2010
Alert #: Fatality 2010-02
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Show Web Version of 'High-pressure compressor explodes on vessel' Poster in New Window
High-pressure compressor explodes on vessel
Keywords: diving, cylinder, compressor, explosion, nitrox
Industries: Diving, fishing, tourism & hospitality
Year: 2009
Alert #: Warning 2009-20
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Show Web Version of 'Retail workers face risk of violence' Poster in New Window
Retail workers face risk of violence
Keywords: retail, convenience store, gas bar, violence, robbery, assault
Industries: Hospitality, retail
Year: 2009
Alert #: Warning 2009-17
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Show Web Version of 'Work schedules and fatigue' Poster in New Window
Work schedules and fatigue
Keywords: human, factors, car, accident, MVA, shift, student
Industries: Hospitality, manufacturing, oil & gas, arts & film, trucking, warehouse/large retail, wood & paper products manufacturing, health care, heavy equipment servicing
Year: 2009
Alert #: HF 2009-03
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Show Web Version of 'Two workers seriously injured in propane explosion' Poster in New Window
Two workers seriously injured in propane explosion
Keywords: propane, leak, explosion, kitchen
Industries: Construction, oil and gas, hospitality, forestry
Year: 2009
Alert #: Injury 2009-10
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Show Web Version of 'Incorrect use of monitoring equipment in confined spaces can endanger workers' Poster in New Window
Incorrect use of monitoring equipment in confined spaces can endanger workers
Keywords: confined, spaces, carbon, monoxide, toxic, gases, monitoring, equipment
Industries: Agriculture, manufacturing, construction, wood & paper products manufacturing, hospitality, oil & gas, diving, fishing, warehouse/large retail, other
Year: 2009
Alert #: WS 2009-03 (Revised 2013)
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Show Web Version of 'Carbon monoxide in industry' Poster in New Window
Carbon monoxide in industry
Keywords: carbon monoxide, gas, poisoning
Industries: All
Year: 2009
Alert #: WS 2009-02
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Show Web Version of 'Three workers injured when restaurant kettle explodes' Poster in New Window
Three workers injured when restaurant kettle explodes
Keywords: restaurant, kettle, explosion
Industries: Hospitality
Year: 2008
Alert #: Injury 2008-27
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Show Web Version of 'Young worker injured when manual pallet jack accelerates down ramp' Poster in New Window
Young worker injured when manual pallet jack accelerates down ramp
Keywords: young worker, pallet jack, loading ramp, struck by
Industries: Warehousing/Large Retail, Hospitality
Year: 2008
Alert #: Injury 2008-13
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Show Web Version of 'Chasing shoplifter results in injury' Poster in New Window
Chasing shoplifter results in injury
Keywords: young worker, shoplifter, retail, store, violence, robbery, theft, struck
Industries: Warehouse/large retail, hospitality, other
Year: 2006
Alert #: Injury 06-09
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Show Web Version of 'No warning with deadly lack of oxygen in air' Poster in New Window
No warning with deadly lack of oxygen in air
Keywords: oxygen deficiency, toxic gas, enclosed space, hazardous atmosphere, confined space
Industries: Agriculture, manufacturing, construction, hospitality
Year: 2006
Alert #: WS 06-03
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Show Web Version of 'Hazards of carbon monoxide in sports arenas' Poster in New Window
Hazards of carbon monoxide in sports arenas
Keywords: CO, carbon monoxide poisoning, building ventilation, mobile equipment
Industries: Hospitality, other
Year: 2006
Alert #: WS 06-01
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Show Web Version of 'Explosion in gas bakery oven' Poster in New Window
Explosion in gas bakery oven
Keywords: explosion, bakery, oven door, draft control, gas-fired, food manufacture, ambient air pressure
Industries: Manufacturing, Hospitality
Year: 2006
Alert #: Injury 06-08
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Show Web Version of 'Frozen "mushroom cap" handle traps worker inside freezer' Poster in New Window
Frozen "mushroom cap" handle traps worker inside freezer
Keywords: freezer, handle, trap, door, ice, young worker
Industries: Hospitality, manufacturing
Year: 2005
Alert #: Injury 05-04
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Show Web Version of 'Check reversing mechanism on automatic garage doors' Poster in New Window
Check reversing mechanism on automatic garage doors
Keywords: reversing, mechanism, garage door, closing, electric eye
Industries: Agriculture, construction, health care, heavy equipment servicing, hospitality, manufacturing, oil and gas, performing arts and film, trucking, warehouse/large retail, wood and paper products manufacturing, other
Year: 2005
Alert #: Fatality 05-02
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Show Web Version of 'Falls from stepladders can kill' Poster in New Window
Falls from stepladders can kill
Keywords: stepladder, fall, 3-point contact
Industries: Construction, hospitality, performing arts and film, warehouse/large retail, other
Year: 2004
Alert #: AA 04-09
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Show Web Version of 'Abrasive wheel on grinder breaks, killing worker' Poster in New Window
Abrasive wheel on grinder breaks, killing worker
Keywords: abrasive, wheel, grinder, break, piece, cut, angle, rpm, guard, fatal
Industries: Construction, manufacturing, other
Year: 2004
Alert #: Fatality 04-15
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Show Web Version of 'Carbon monoxide kills sleeping crew member' Poster in New Window
Carbon monoxide kills sleeping crew member
Keywords: vessel, engine, crew, carbon, monoxide, poisoning, exhaust, leak, gas
Industries: Fishing
Year: 2004
Alert #: Fatality 04-12
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Show Web Version of 'Workers seriously injured in conveyor accidents' Poster in New Window
Workers seriously injured in conveyor accidents
Keywords: conveyor, belt, lock out, guard, clear, debris, caught, crush
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing, manufacturing, hospitality, forestry
Year: 2004
Alert #: AA 04-03
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Show Web Version of 'Pasta machine catches sleeve, breaks hand' Poster in New Window
Pasta machine catches sleeve, breaks hand
Keywords: pasta, machine, hand, entangled, mixing, arm, broken, lockout, lock, out
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2004
Alert #: Injury 04-06
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Show Web Version of 'Baker's arm caught in bread dough machine' Poster in New Window
Baker's arm caught in bread dough machine
Keywords: baker, arm, caught, machine, conveyor, belt, guarding, lockout
Industries: Other
Year: 2004
Alert #: Injury 04-03
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Show Web Version of 'Young worker's arm caught in conveyor belt' Poster in New Window
Young worker's arm caught in conveyor belt
Keywords: young, worker, conveyor, belt, caught, restaurant, fracture, arm
Industries: Hospitality
Year: 2003
Alert #: Injury 03-08
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Show Web Version of 'GFCIs and Assured Grounding Program - This bulletin is obsolete. See OHS Guideline G19.15.' Poster in New Window
GFCIs and Assured Grounding Program - This bulletin is obsolete. See OHS Guideline G19.15.
Keywords: GFCI, assured grounding, ground fault, circuit, interrupters
Industries: Agriculture, construction, manufacturing, hospitality, oil and gas, wood & paper products manufacturing, warehouse/large retail, performing arts and film, heavy equipment servicing, other, health care
Year: 2002
Alert #: WS-gfci
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Show Web Version of 'How to Prevent Caught-In-Machinery Accidents' Poster in New Window
How to Prevent Caught-In-Machinery Accidents
Keywords: lock out, caught-in-machinery, crushing, amputation, energy, power source, contact, guards
Industries: Agriculture, construction, manufacturing, hospitality, oil and gas, forestry, wood and paper products manufacturing, warehouse/large retail, forestry
Year: 2002
Alert #: AA 02-01
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Show Web Version of 'Lawnmower overturns, fatally crushing worker' Poster in New Window
Lawnmower overturns, fatally crushing worker
Keywords: lawnmower, overturns, ROPs, steep slopes, ditches, work procedures
Industries: Local Government; Hospitality
Year: 2002
Alert #: Fatality 02-03
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Show Web Version of 'Worker falls while attempting to change fluorescent lights' Poster in New Window
Worker falls while attempting to change fluorescent lights
Keywords: maintenance worker, fall from elevation, slipped, skull fracture, safe work procedure, orientation checklist
Industries: Manufacturing; other
Year: 2001
Alert #: Injury 01-20
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Show Web Version of 'Beware of bears and be prepared' Poster in New Window
Beware of bears and be prepared
Keywords: black bear, grizzly bear, awareness, written work procedures, avoidance, repellents
Industries: Hospitality; forestry; other
Year: 2000
Alert #: Injury 00-05
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Show Web Version of 'Use extreme caution when using meat slicers' Poster in New Window
Use extreme caution when using meat slicers
Keywords: meat slicers, guarding, cut-resistant gloves, safe work procedures, unplug
Industries: Hospitality; transportation/warehouse/large retail; manufacturing
Year: 1999
Alert #: Hazard Alert 99-06
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Show Web Version of 'Routinely check your skin for ticks' Poster in New Window
Routinely check your skin for ticks
Keywords: Rocky Mountain wood tick, tick paralysis, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, western black-legged tick, ulcer, Lyme disease
Industries: Hospitality
Year: 1999
Alert #: Hazard Alert 99-05
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Show Web Version of 'Do not take extension ladders apart' Poster in New Window
Do not take extension ladders apart
Keywords: extension ladders, fall from elevation, fly section, safety feet, not secured
Industries: Construction
Year: 1999
Alert #: Hazard Alert 99-01
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Show Web Version of 'Don't hold the same position for long periods of time' Poster in New Window
Don't hold the same position for long periods of time
Keywords: retail outlet, ergonomics, mini-rest breaks, anti-fatigue mats, posture, footwear
Industries: Transportation/ warehouse/large retail
Year: 1997
Alert #: Hazard Alert 97-09
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Show Web Version of 'Use a full-hand grip' Poster in New Window
Use a full-hand grip
Keywords: retail store, pinch grip, grip pressure, lifting, pulling, pushing
Industries: Transportation/ warehouse/large retail
Year: 1997
Alert #: Hazard Alert 97-08
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Show Web Version of 'Avoid awkward work positions' Poster in New Window
Avoid awkward work positions
Keywords: ergonomics, overexertion, reaching, stooping, lifting, twisting
Industries: All
Year: 1997
Alert #: Hazard Alert 97-05
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Show Web Version of 'When Using or Storing Chemicals - Keep Material Safety Data Sheets Available' Poster in New Window
When Using or Storing Chemicals - Keep Material Safety Data Sheets Available
Keywords: fire extinguisher, mismatched parts, valve assembly, blew off, corrosive chemical, MSDS
Industries: Hospitality
Year: 1993
Alert #: Hazard Alert 93-06
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Show Web Version of 'Crawler Tractor Operator (Ski Resort) Fatality' Poster in New Window
Crawler Tractor Operator (Ski Resort) Fatality
Keywords: ski run, steep terrain, slid sideways, thrown from, stability, winch tractor
Industries: Hospitality
Year: 1993
Alert #: Fatal Misc. 93-07
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Show Web Version of 'Boat Operator (Salmon Enhancement) Fatality' Poster in New Window
Boat Operator (Salmon Enhancement) Fatality
Keywords: river, pedestal, rapids, thrown overboard, side rails
Industries: Hospitality; Other
Year: 1993
Alert #: Fatal Misc. 93-06
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Show Web Version of 'Golf Course Grounds Keeper Fatality' Poster in New Window
Golf Course Grounds Keeper Fatality
Keywords: tractor, gang mower, steep slope, tipped over, rollover protective structure, seatbelt
Industries: Hospitality
Year: 1993
Alert #: Fatal Misc. 93-03
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Show Web Version of 'Guide Service Fatality' Poster in New Window
Guide Service Fatality
Keywords: horseback, creek, deep water, thrown from, drowning
Industries: Hospitality; Other
Year: 1992
Alert #: Fatal Misc. 92-09
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Show Web Version of '1991 Fatal -- Tourist industry -- waitress' Poster in New Window
1991 Fatal -- Tourist industry -- waitress
Keywords: mobile home, fire, smoke
Industries: Hospitality
Year: 1991
Alert #: Miscellaneous 91-04
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