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PUT SAFETY FIRST SAFE LIFTING ALWAYS PRACTICE Respect your limitations. option.mechanical aid orlife, and help with Working safely is not an Use a Your health and ask for those of PERSONAL DATA your

NOTES SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY 1 New Years Day 2 3 8 9 10 15 16 Martin Luther King Jr. Day 17 22 23 24 29 30 31

TEAM UP FOR SAFETY do a job more safely. Be someone who your coworkers can trust to work safely. Alert others to hazards right a way. Delays put others at risk. Lend a hand whenever you see tha t

NOTES SUNDAY About 25 of workplace injuries that result in days away from work are due to falls, slips, and trips. MONDAY TUESDAY SAFETY FACT WELLNESS TIP Lower the fat in your meals by steaming,

PREVENT SLIPS AND TRIPS material lying around the work area. Put scrap and trash in their proper bins right a way. Never leave Keep walkways and stairways clear of equipment, supplies, materials, a

NOTES SUNDAY FEBRUARY S M T W T F S MONDAY APRIL S M T W T F S TUESDAY Each day about 2,000 U.S. workers have a jobrelated eye injury that requires medical treatment. SAFETY FACT 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

USE THE RIGHT PROTECTIVE GEAR you to injury and illness. Personal protective equipment PPE can save your fingers, your eyes, your hearing, your healthyour life. Always use it as required. Choose t

NOTES SUNDAY Sprains and strains can happen suddenly or can develop and worsen slowly over days, weeks, or months. MONDAY TUESDAY SAFETY FACT WELLNESS TIP Need more exercise Try walking. Its an

AVOID SPRAINS AND STRAINS not your back. help or use a mechanical aid if needed. THURSDAY MARCH S M T W T F S Lift the safe waysquat down and use your leg muscles, Evaluate or determine a loads wei

NOTES SUNDAY A poisoning exposure is reported to U.S. poison control centers every 15 seconds. MONDAY TUESDAY SAFETY FACT 1 2 7 8 9 14 Mothers Day 15 16 21 22 Victoria Day Canada 23 28

STAY SAFE 247 Hazards are not limited to the workplace. Maintain safety awareness and practice the rules of safety off the job as well. pesticides, cleaning products, and other poisons locked up. T

NOTES SUNDAY MAY S M T W T F S MONDAY JULY S M T W T F S TUESDAY One in five Americans will develop skin cancer over the course of a lifetime. SAFETY FACT 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 1

BEWARE OF THE SUMMER SUN even on cloudy days. Protect your skin from sun dama ge, including cancer. If outside for an extended time, wear a hat, long sleeves, and long pants. Apply sunscreen with

NOTES SUNDAY JUNE S M T W T F S MONDAY AUGUST S M T W T F S TUESDAY Distracted driving plays a role in about 1 of every 6 reported motor vehicle crashes in the U.S. SAFETY FACT 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

DRIVE DEFENSIVELY Pay attention while driving and expect other drivers to do the unexpected so you are ready to react. Avoid tailgating, speeding, failing to yield, and changing lanes suddenlyall

NOTES SUNDAY In addition to electrocution, electricity can cause burns, fires, and explosions. MONDAY TUESDAY SAFETY FACT WELLNESS TIP Instead of meeting friends for dinner or drinks, plan activ

RESPECT ELECTRICITY Electricity is deadlyleave it to the experts. Call upon qualified, authorized workers to undertake electrical repairs. When working outside, use extension cords specifically ma

NOTES SUNDAY AUGUST S M T W T F S MONDAY OCTOBER S M T W T F S TUESDAY SAFETY FACT 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

WARD OFF COLDS AND THE FLU based hand sanitizer. Clean your hands often. Use soap and water or an alcohol Try not to touch your eyes, nose, and mouth. Get an annual flu shot. WEDNESDAY THURSDAY

NOTES SUNDAY MONDAY TUESDAY 1 2 3 8 9 Columbus Day Thanksgiving Canada 10 15 16 Bosss Day 17 22 23 24 29 30 31 Halloween

GUARD AGAINST FIRE Know the proper ways to store, use, and dispose of flammable materials. Refer to labels or Safety Da ta Sheets. Follow fireprevention policies for smoking, welding, and burning.

NOTES SUNDAY Hand injuries account for more than 1 million hospital emergency room visits by U.S. workers every year. MONDAY TUESDAY SAFETY FACT WELLNESS TIP Too much stress can cause a variety

PROTECT YOUR HANDS Beware of pinch points on equipment, machinery, and furniture, where fingers or hands can be crushed or severed. Know and avoid hot spots on equipment and machiner y. Never rem

NOTES SUNDAY NOVEMBER S M T W T F S MONDAY JANUARY 2018 S M T W T F S TUESDAY SAFETY FACT 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11

CELEBRATE IN SAFETY home or going to bed. Be smart when celebrating Never drink and drive or get into a vehicle with a driver who has been drinking. Unplug decorative lights and blow out candles w

EMERGENCYCARE GUIDE FOR ADULTS YOUR ACTIONS CAN SAVE LIVESKNOW WHAT TO DO CPR and first aid training can make a difference in emergencies. Check with your workplace, the American Red Cross, American H

If theres no AED see FIRST PUT SAFETY box at right or If an automated external until someonesafely is notone Working arrives with an defibrillator AED is nearby, Place the Your health and life, opt

CHOKING 1. ASK Are you choking If the victim cant brea the, cough, or speak, or makes highpitched sounds, have someone call for emergency help. 2. PERFORM THE HEIMLICH MANEUVER Stand behind the victi

PUT SAFETY ELECTRIC SHOCK safely is notthe source ofYour healthNever life, and those of your co w Disconnect an option. electricity. and touch the victim until you kno Working Call 911. Commit t

HOW TO READ A SAFETY DATA SHEET A Safety Data Sheet SDS provides valuable facts about a substance that can help you protect yourself and others from injur y or illness. The U.S. Occupational Safety an

PUT SAFETY FIRST WorkingTO READ A SAFETY DATA and those of HOW safely is not an option. Your health and life, SHEET your coworkers and others, depend on it. protective equipment PPE to be used. 8. E

BUILD FITNESS EVERY DAY A strong, healthy body can help you avoid injury and illness both on and off the job. To improve your fitness level, you dont need to join a gym, invest in expensive equipment,

PUT SAFETY FIRST Working safely is not an option. Your health and life, and those of FAST FOOD THE HEALTHY WAY your coworkers and others, depend on it. full long fat, and Put safety its task,of salt

BE READY FOR EMERGENCIES Being prepared for a crisiswhether flooding, a tornado, hurricane, or another eventcan greatly reduce the danger and distress your family may face. Heres how you can prepare.

PUT SAFETY FIRST Working safely is not an FOR Your health and life, and those of BE READY option. EMERGENCIES your coworkers and others, depend on it. Have disaster supply kit read y y take long or

NOTES Nearly 11 American workers die on the job every day. SAFETY FACT

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