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Show Web Version of 'Protecting workers from asbestos exposure in the mechanical trades' Poster in New Window
Protecting workers from asbestos exposure in the mechanical trades
Keywords: asbestos, exposure, protection
Industries: Construction, manufacturing
Year: 2014
Alert #: WS 2014-13
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Show Web Version of 'Slips, trips, and falls in  manufacturing' Poster in New Window
Slips, trips, and falls in manufacturing
Keywords: slips, trips, falls, manufacturing
Industries: Manufacturing, wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 2014
Alert #: WS 2014-12
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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 '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 'Refrigerant gas leaks may pose a risk of suffocation' Poster in New Window
Refrigerant gas leaks may pose a risk of suffocation
Keywords: Refrigerant, gas, leak
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2013
Alert #: WS 2013-10
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Show Web Version of 'Poisonous phosgene gas produced from heating chlorinated solvents' Poster in New Window
Poisonous phosgene gas produced from heating chlorinated solvents
Keywords: poison, phosgene gas, chlorinated solvents
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2013
Alert #: WS 2013-09
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Show Web Version of 'Ultraviolet (UV) exposure from broken metal halide lights' Poster in New Window
Ultraviolet (UV) exposure from broken metal halide lights
Keywords: Ultraviolet, uv, halide lights
Industries: Education, manufacturing, warehouse/large retail
Year: 2013
Alert #: WS 2013-08
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Show Web Version of 'Safeguarding Conveyors' Poster in New Window
Safeguarding Conveyors
Keywords: conveyor, safeguarding
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2013
Alert #: SA 13-01
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Show Web Version of 'Lockout' Poster in New Window
Lockout
Keywords: manufacturing, lockout, safeguarding, crush, laceration, amputation
Industries: Manufacturing, wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 2012
Alert #: SA 12-03
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Show Web Version of 'Understanding and Preventing Musculoskeletal Injuries (MSIs)' Poster in New Window
Understanding and Preventing Musculoskeletal Injuries (MSIs)
Keywords: manufacturing, musculoskeletal, MSI, ergonomics
Industries: Manufacturing, wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 2012
Alert #: SA 12-02
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Show Web Version of 'Young worker dies after being caught by rotating drill' Poster in New Window
Young worker dies after being caught by rotating drill
Keywords: young worker, drill, safeguard, manufacturing
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2012
Alert #: Fatality 2012-10
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Show Web Version of 'The Hazards of Loose Clothing, Gloves, Long Hair, and Jewellery' Poster in New Window
The Hazards of Loose Clothing, Gloves, Long Hair, and Jewellery
Keywords: manufacturing, machinery, equipment, moving, parts, safeguards
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2012
Alert #: SA 12-01
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Show Web Version of 'Young worker seriously injured while fixing rivet buster' Poster in New Window
Young worker seriously injured while fixing rivet buster
Keywords: young worker, portable tool, rivet buster, lockout
Industries: Construction, manufacturing
Year: 2011
Alert #: Injury 2011-10
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Show Web Version of 'Worker crushed by steel beam' Poster in New Window
Worker crushed by steel beam
Keywords: crane, steel, beam
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2011
Alert #: Injury 2011-05
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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 seriously injured while clearing meat grinder' Poster in New Window
Young worker seriously injured while clearing meat grinder
Keywords: young, worker, meat, grinder, lockout, amputation
Industries: Other
Year: 2011
Alert #: Injury 2011-01
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Show Web Version of 'Worker fatally struck by parts ejected from swaging press' Poster in New Window
Worker fatally struck by parts ejected from swaging press
Keywords: manufacturing, press, safeguard, struck by
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2010
Alert #: Fatality 2010-06
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Show Web Version of 'Isocyanates in industry' Poster in New Window
Isocyanates in industry
Keywords: isocyanates, chemicals, respirator, automotive repair, construction, manufacturing
Industries: Construction, manufacturing, other
Year: 2010
Alert #: WS 2010-05
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Show Web Version of 'Worker dies when struck by exploding drum' Poster in New Window
Worker dies when struck by exploding drum
Keywords: welding, explosion, acetone
Industries: Manufacturing, other
Year: 2009
Alert #: Fatality 2009-22
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Show Web Version of 'Written procedures and actual practice' Poster in New Window
Written procedures and actual practice
Keywords: saw, kickback, human, factors
Industries: Manufacturing, wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 2009
Alert #: HF 2009-04
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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 'Young worker dies after pressure testing oil field piping' Poster in New Window
Young worker dies after pressure testing oil field piping
Keywords: oil, gas, welding, young worker
Industries: Oil and gas, manufacturing
Year: 2009
Alert #: Fatality 2009-11
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Show Web Version of 'The dangers of breathing silica dust' Poster in New Window
The dangers of breathing silica dust
Keywords: silica, silicosis, dust
Industries: Construction, manufacturing, oil and gas
Year: 2009
Alert #: WS 2009-04
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Show Web Version of 'Worker crushed under load when forklift tips' Poster in New Window
Worker crushed under load when forklift tips
Keywords: manufacturing, forklift, elevated, loads
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2009
Alert #: Injury 2009-08
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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 'Assessing risk? Consider human limitations' Poster in New Window
Assessing risk? Consider human limitations
Keywords: manufacturing, human factors, explosion, chemical hazards
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2009
Alert #: HF 2009-01
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Show Web Version of 'Worker crushed by waste container door' Poster in New Window
Worker crushed by waste container door
Keywords: waste, container, crushed, truck, garbage, removal
Industries: Transportation & warehousing, trucking, construction, manufacturing, other
Year: 2009
Alert #: Injury 2009-04
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Show Web Version of 'Worker dies when struck by board after kickback' Poster in New Window
Worker dies when struck by board after kickback
Keywords: wood, product, manufacturing, stripsaw, guarding, kickback, struck by
Industries: Wood product manufacturing, manufacturing, construction
Year: 2009
Alert #: Fatality 2009-03
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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 'Young worker crushed by falling railcar door' Poster in New Window
Young worker crushed by falling railcar door
Keywords: young worker, railcar, pulp mill, warehouse
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing, manufacturing, other
Year: 2009
Alert #: Injury 2009-02
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Show Web Version of 'Toxic fumigants in shipping containers' Poster in New Window
Toxic fumigants in shipping containers
Keywords: toxic, fumigants, shipping
Industries: Manufacturing, trucking, warehouse/large retail, agriculture, fishing, wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 2008
Alert #: WS 2008-06
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Show Web Version of 'Use blocking when working on elevated machinery or equipment' Poster in New Window
Use blocking when working on elevated machinery or equipment
Keywords: hydraulic, lifts, elevated, machinery, blocking
Industries: Forestry, manufacturing, construction, trucking, warehousing/large retail, other
Year: 2008
Alert #: Warning 2008-18
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Show Web Version of 'Worker's hand crushed in pinch point of malfunctioning punch press' Poster in New Window
Worker's hand crushed in pinch point of malfunctioning punch press
Keywords: crush, pinch point, safeguard, lock out
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2008
Alert #: INJURY 2008-15
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Show Web Version of 'Worker struck when cutting wheel shatters and grinder recoils' Poster in New Window
Worker struck when cutting wheel shatters and grinder recoils
Keywords: guard, grinder, cutting wheel
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2008
Alert #: Injury 2008-07
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Show Web Version of 'Don't forget to remember to lockout' Poster in New Window
Don't forget to remember to lockout
Keywords: human factors, lockout, manufacturing, millwright, chip/n/canter
Industries: Manufacturing, wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 2008
Alert #: HF 2008-03
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Show Web Version of 'Preventing nail gun injuries' Poster in New Window
Preventing nail gun injuries
Keywords: nail gun, trigger
Industries: Construction, manufacturing, performing arts and film, warehouse/large retail
Year: 2008
Alert #: WS 2008-01
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Show Web Version of 'Eye exposure to Portland cement and similar products can cause severe burns' Poster in New Window
Eye exposure to Portland cement and similar products can cause severe burns
Keywords: cement, eye, exposure, burns
Industries: Construction, manufacturing
Year: 2007
Alert #: WS 07-05
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Show Web Version of 'Welders risk ear damage from hot slag' Poster in New Window
Welders risk ear damage from hot slag
Keywords: welding, construction, ear, damage, slag
Industries: Construction, manufacturing
Year: 2007
Alert #: Injury 07-09
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Show Web Version of 'Exposure to flour dust at work can cause asthma' Poster in New Window
Exposure to flour dust at work can cause asthma
Keywords: baker's asthma, flour dust, allergy, allergies
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2007
Alert #: WS 07-03
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Show Web Version of 'Industrial lasers can cause serious eye injuries and severe burns' Poster in New Window
Industrial lasers can cause serious eye injuries and severe burns
Keywords: industrial laser, beam, guarding, radiation, eye injury, burns
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2006
Alert #: WS 06-07
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Show Web Version of 'Hydrofluoric acid used by graffiti artists can cause severe burns' Poster in New Window
Hydrofluoric acid used by graffiti artists can cause severe burns
Keywords: hydrofluoric acid, chemical burn, cleaning agent, vapour, splash
Industries: Manufacturing, other
Year: 2006
Alert #: WS 06-04
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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 '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 'Waterjet cleaning using a flex-lance' Poster in New Window
Waterjet cleaning using a flex-lance
Keywords: flex-lance, waterjet cleaning, high pressure hose
Industries: Manufacturing, wood and paper products manufacturing, oil and gas
Year: 2005
Alert #: WS 05-07
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Show Web Version of 'Hazards of Working from Fixed Ladders on Tanks' Poster in New Window
Hazards of Working from Fixed Ladders on Tanks
Keywords: tank, ladder, fall protection
Industries: Agriculture, manufacturing, wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 2005
Alert #: WS 05-03
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Show Web Version of 'Forklift tips over, crushing operator' Poster in New Window
Forklift tips over, crushing operator
Keywords: forklift, operator, loading, tipover, seatbelt, ramp, crush
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2005
Alert #: Fatality 05-05
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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 'Respirator feature may allow ambient air mode in a hazardous atmosphere' Poster in New Window
Respirator feature may allow ambient air mode in a hazardous atmosphere
Keywords: respirator, manual, control, ambient, air, loss, supply, confined space
Industries: Manufacturing, wood and paper products manufacturing, other
Year: 2005
Alert #: 2005111810047
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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 'Guard all pinch points and ensure correct programming of STOP buttons' Poster in New Window
Guard all pinch points and ensure correct programming of STOP buttons
Keywords: guard, pinch points, stop buttons, plywood, press, charger, pulp, paper
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing, manufacturing
Year: 2004
Alert #: WS 04-04
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Show Web Version of 'H2S Hazard Reminder' Poster in New Window
H2S Hazard Reminder
Keywords: h2s, hydrogen, sulphide, exhaust, gas, vent, atmosphere
Industries: Oil and gas, agriculture, oil and gas, wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 2004
Alert #: WS 04-02
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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 'Worker falls while dismantling log home' Poster in New Window
Worker falls while dismantling log home
Keywords: worker, dismantling, log, home, crane, fall, protection, roof, purlin, brace
Industries: Construction, manufacturing
Year: 2004
Alert #: Injury 04-11
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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 'Workers fall ill after opening shipping container' Poster in New Window
Workers fall ill after opening shipping container
Keywords: shipping, container, toxic, chemical, truck, plant, loading, bay, residual, hazardous, enclosed, emergency
Industries: Trucking, manufacturing, warehouse/large retail
Year: 2004
Alert #: Injury 04-09
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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 'Boom crushes excavator operator' Poster in New Window
Boom crushes excavator operator
Keywords: boom, crushed, excavator, operator, safeguard, cylinder, cab
Industries: Construction, forestry, manufacturing
Year: 2004
Alert #: 04-05
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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 'Scissor Lift Hazard' Poster in New Window
Scissor Lift Hazard
Keywords: scissor, lift
Industries: Construction, manufacturing, other
Year: 2003
Alert #: WS 03-05
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Show Web Version of 'Confined Spaces - Deadly Spaces' Poster in New Window
Confined Spaces - Deadly Spaces
Keywords: confined, spaces, enclosure, oxygen, toxic gases, explosion, trapped
Industries: Agriculture, construction, diving, fishing, oil and gas, manufacturing, wood and paper products manufacturing, other
Year: 2003
Alert #: WS 03-04
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Show Web Version of 'Sliding steel plates cause fatal chest injuries' Poster in New Window
Sliding steel plates cause fatal chest injuries
Keywords: bridge crane, pushbutton, activated, worker, pinned, injuries, chest
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2003
Alert #: Fatality 03-10
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Show Web Version of 'Worker's clothing catches fire, causing serious burns' Poster in New Window
Worker's clothing catches fire, causing serious burns
Keywords: fire, welding, burns, debris, clothing, extinguisher
Industries: Construction, other
Year: 2003
Alert #: Injury 03-04
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Show Web Version of 'Metal drum explodes, burning two workers' Poster in New Window
Metal drum explodes, burning two workers
Keywords: metal, drum, explodes, burns, torch, flame, clean
Industries: Manufacturing, other
Year: 2003
Alert #: Injury 03-03
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Show Web Version of 'Four Workers Die in Confined Space' Poster in New Window
Four Workers Die in Confined Space
Keywords: confined, space, hazard, air, contaminant, oxygen-deficient, gas, vapour, ignite, barge
Industries: Agriculture, manufacturing, oil and gas, wood and paper product manufacturing, construction
Year: 2003
Alert #: AA 03-01
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Show Web Version of 'Inhalation of beryllium dust or fumes can cause serious lung disease and cancer' Poster in New Window
Inhalation of beryllium dust or fumes can cause serious lung disease and cancer
Keywords: voltage detector, electrical, lung disease, cancer, beryllium
Industries: Manufacturing, health care, oil and gas, other
Year: 2002
Alert #: WS 02-06
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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 'Confined Spaces' Poster in New Window
Confined Spaces
Keywords: confined, space, hazard, air, contaminant, oxygen-deficient, gas, vapour, ignite
Industries: Agriculture, manufacturing, oil and gas, wood and paper products manufacturing, construction
Year: 2002
Alert #: AA 02-04
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Show Web Version of 'Servicing Mobile Equipment: Crushing Injuries' Poster in New Window
Servicing Mobile Equipment: Crushing Injuries
Keywords: servicing, mobile, equipment, crushing
Industries: Agriculture, heavy equipment servicing, manufacturing, other
Year: 2002
Alert #: AA 02-02
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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 '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 'Sheet metal worker receives crushing injuries to both hands' Poster in New Window
Sheet metal worker receives crushing injuries to both hands
Keywords: sheet metal mechanic, mechanical brake press, fall, slipping and tripping, safeguarding
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 2001
Alert #: Injury 01-14
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Show Web Version of 'Follow manufacturers' instructions when using ladders' Poster in New Window
Follow manufacturers' instructions when using ladders
Keywords: electrician, fall from elevation, fatally injured, aluminum tripod ladder, anti-skid feet
Industries: Construction
Year: 1999
Alert #: Fatal 99-09
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Show Web Version of 'Upgrade older equipment to current safety standards' Poster in New Window
Upgrade older equipment to current safety standards
Keywords: guarding, caught in, rebar-coiling machine, electrical line, tripping, lighting, emergency stopping system
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 1999
Alert #: Fatal 99-01
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Show Web Version of 'Wear flame-resistant clothing when working with flammable liquids and gases' Poster in New Window
Wear flame-resistant clothing when working with flammable liquids and gases
Keywords: PPE, WHMIS, burns, synthetic clothing, written procedures, ignition sources
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 1999
Alert #: Hazard Alert 99-14
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Show Web Version of 'Is your mobile ladder stand safe?' Poster in New Window
Is your mobile ladder stand safe?
Keywords: mobile ladder stands, warehouse worker, fall from elevation, collapse, visual safety check, label
Industries: Transportation/ warehouse/large retail
Year: 1999
Alert #: Hazard Alert 99-09
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Show Web Version of 'Do a safety check before using plate clamps' Poster in New Window
Do a safety check before using plate clamps
Keywords: plate clamps, struck by, improper selection, improper use, positive locking, plate hardness, plate thickness rating
Industries: Heavy manufacturing
Year: 1999
Alert #: Hazard Alert 99-08
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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 '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 'Forklift operators --- Move cautiously when vision obstructed' Poster in New Window
Forklift operators --- Move cautiously when vision obstructed
Keywords: forklift operators, poor visibility, plastic curtains, struck by, traffic control, warning system
Industries: Warehouse/large retail
Year: 1998
Alert #: Fatal 98-04
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Show Web Version of 'Never work between an unsecured forklift mast and frame' Poster in New Window
Never work between an unsecured forklift mast and frame
Keywords: mechanic, crushed, forklift truck, servicing, lock out, guarding
Industries: Heavy Equipment Servicing, Warehouse/large retail
Year: 1998
Alert #: Fatal 98-03
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Show Web Version of 'Draining aerosol paint cans --- Ground equipment and ventilate work area' Poster in New Window
Draining aerosol paint cans --- Ground equipment and ventilate work area
Keywords: burns, explosion, draining aerosol can, static electricity, flammable gases and vapours, ground, ventilate
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 1998
Alert #: Hazard Alert 98-02
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Show Web Version of 'Do not work on makeshift work platforms' Poster in New Window
Do not work on makeshift work platforms
Keywords: welder, makeshift platform, raised forklift mast, forklift, surged forward, crushing
Industries: Welding; Manufacturing
Year: 1997
Alert #: Fatal 97-05
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Show Web Version of 'Lock out before servicing' Poster in New Window
Lock out before servicing
Keywords: moving conveyor, loose clothing, unstable position, right foot, crushed, lockout
Industries: Manufacturing, Wood and Paper Products Manufacturing
Year: 1997
Alert #: Hazard Alert 97-11
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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 'Be aware of hydrofluoric acid dangers' Poster in New Window
Be aware of hydrofluoric acid dangers
Keywords: Hydrofluoric acid, burns, respiratory problems, WHMIS, substitution, PPE, first aid
Industries: Dry cleaning; metal plating; heavy equipment servicing
Year: 1996
Alert #: Hazard Alert 96-03
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Show Web Version of 'Protruding stock must be supported' Poster in New Window
Protruding stock must be supported
Keywords: machinist, struck by, protruding rod, lathe, dynamically unstable, supporting device
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 1995
Alert #: Fatal 95-22
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Show Web Version of 'Use caution when backing down inclines' Poster in New Window
Use caution when backing down inclines
Keywords: forklift operator, backing down, slope, tipped over, metal protective structure, no seat belt
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 1995
Alert #: Fatal 95-02
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Show Web Version of 'Welders --- Protect your ears!' Poster in New Window
Welders --- Protect your ears!
Keywords: ear damage, slag particles, ear protection, cover ears
Industries: Construction; Heavy Equipment Servicing; Manufacturing
Year: 1995
Alert #: Hazard Alert 95-06
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Show Web Version of 'Beware of accidental ignition' Poster in New Window
Beware of accidental ignition
Keywords: commercial paint container, vapours, electric light, spark, ignition sources
Industries: Construction
Year: 1995
Alert #: Hazard Alert 95-02
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Show Web Version of 'Lock out energized equipment' Poster in New Window
Lock out energized equipment
Keywords: maintenance work, concrete transport bucket, started up, crush injuries, lockout
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 1994
Alert #: Fatal 94-28
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Show Web Version of 'Hands off moving parts' Poster in New Window
Hands off moving parts
Keywords: assembly line, hand, pinch point, crush injuries, safe work procedures, tools
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 1994
Alert #: Hazard Alert 94-15
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Show Web Version of 'Solder fume risk' Poster in New Window
Solder fume risk
Keywords: fumes, soldering, occupational asthma, chronic lung disease, spot suction system, mini-extractor system
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 1994
Alert #: Hazard Alert 94-04
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Show Web Version of 'Lock out presses' Poster in New Window
Lock out presses
Keywords: industrial presses, platen, lockout procedures
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 1994
Alert #: Hazard Alert 94-03
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Show Web Version of 'Rotating Shafts and Loose Material - A Deadly Mix!' Poster in New Window
Rotating Shafts and Loose Material - A Deadly Mix!
Keywords: machinist, emery cloth, gloves, dragged, nip point, rotating shaft
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 1993
Alert #: Hazard Alert 93-04
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Show Web Version of 'Manufacturing - Electrician Fatality' Poster in New Window
Manufacturing - Electrician Fatality
Keywords: lumber strapping machine, lockout, control device, platen, horizontal cylinder, crushed
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 1992
Alert #: Fatal Misc. 92-12
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Show Web Version of 'Mfg. Wire Ropes - Bundle Wire Cable Operator Fatality' Poster in New Window
Mfg. Wire Ropes - Bundle Wire Cable Operator Fatality
Keywords: spooling, bundle wire, coiling machine, deadman switch, caught in, safety equipment
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 1992
Alert #: Fatal Misc. 92-06
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Show Web Version of 'Steel and Wire Mfg. - Wire Drawer Fatality' Poster in New Window
Steel and Wire Mfg. - Wire Drawer Fatality
Keywords: wire drawing machine, butt welding, wire coil ends, loop, caught in, dragged, infeed cone section
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 1992
Alert #: Fatal Misc. 92-05
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Show Web Version of 'Tragic accident in sawmill -- You must lockout!' Poster in New Window
Tragic accident in sawmill -- You must lockout!
Keywords: sawmill unscrambler, idler sprocket, power-activated machinery, crushing injuries, lockout
Industries: Wood and paper products manufacturing
Year: 1989
Alert #: Hazard Alert 0489
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Show Web Version of 'Guard hand-fed platen presses' Poster in New Window
Guard hand-fed platen presses
Keywords: platen presses, crushing, amputation, guards, brakes
Industries: Manufacturing
Year: 1988
Alert #: Hazard Alert 0588
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