KNOW SAFETY MANAGEMENT

From OSHA compliance, record keeping and identifying workplace hazards to tracking safety performance, use these articles to help create a culture of safety in your workplace.

Safety Management

How To Identify and Prevent Dropped Object Hazards

When working at heights, dropped tools can pose significant safety hazards.

11/17/23

Safety Management

Hands-On Safety: The Ultimate Hand Tool Safety Quiz

Are your tool practices handy or risky? Find out with our hand tool safety quiz.

11/16/23

Safety Management

Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Working at Elevated Heights?

Try out this 10-question quiz about regulations and best practices for working safely at elevated heights.

10/27/23

Safety Management

Top 10 OSHA Violations: 2023

OSHA has released preliminary data for the top 10 most-cited standards in fiscal year 2023.

10/26/23

Safety Management

Hand Soap, Antibacterial Soap or Sanitizer? How to Know When to Use Each

Get to know the differences between regular hand soap, antibacterial soap and hand sanitizer, and learn when to use each.

10/20/23

Safety Management

Environmental, Health & Safety Training Webinars

Grainger's EH&S webinars have industry information and updates to keep you informed of environmental, health and safety trends affecting your operations.

10/18/23

Understanding Fit-for-Duty Testing in the Workplace

10/02/23

Life Safety Code Compliance Documentation Tips for ASCs

10/01/23

5 Essential Safety Tips for Working with Electric Vehicles

09/21/23

Everything You Need to Know About Facility Emergency and Exit Lighting

09/12/23

Watch Out for Dehydration on the Worksite

05/25/23

Get Ready to Work in the Heat: Acclimatization Do's and Don'ts

05/25/23

What are the 4 Themes for National Safety Month 2023?

05/22/23

Safety Considerations in Solar Installation

04/06/23

Radon Detection & Awareness in Facilities

04/06/23

How Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Impact Workplace Safety

03/22/23

6 Tips to Help Prevent Slips, Trips and Falls

12/20/22

Why Your Building Needs a Security Risk Assessment

12/06/22

Safety Moment

12/01/22

How High Winds Affect Working at Elevated Heights

11/08/22

Signs of Hypothermia: Fast Facts

10/26/22

Working in the Cold: Frequently Asked Questions

10/16/22

Top 10 OSHA Violations: 2022

09/21/22

Why Working Hard Might Not Be Working for Your Health

09/21/22

Building Industrial Safety into the Design of New Construction

08/31/22

5 Strategies to Reduce Noise in the Workplace

08/18/22

Confined Space Safety: How to Ensure OSHA Compliance

08/10/22

Can Your Smart Watch Keep You Safe at Work?

07/26/22

Office Safety Tips: The Big 2 and Beyond

07/25/22

6 Tips to Prepare for More Heat Waves (and OSHA's New NEP)

07/05/22

Working in the Heat? Here are Tools to Avoid Heat Exhaustion

06/23/22

How to Avoid 7 Common Electrical Hazards at Work

06/23/22

Beyond the OSHA Top 10: Working at Elevated Heights

06/16/22

6 Tips for High-Voltage Line Safety

05/11/22

Using Predictive Safety Analytics to Improve the Workplace

04/18/22

Minimize Work Place Hazards with Engineering Control & PPE

03/16/22

Integrating and Digitizing Management Systems in Operational Settings

02/28/22

Ergonomic Tips for Any Work Environment

01/02/22

OSHA Top 10 Violations: 2021

10/13/21

Safety Data Sheet Compliance

09/01/21

OSHA’s Revised Hazard Communication Standard

09/01/21

Heat Index Chart

09/01/21

Safety and Health Checklists

09/01/21

Podcast: Grainger's Travis Kruse with Gordon Deal

08/30/21

ISO 45003 Safety Standard on Psychosocial Risk

07/26/21

Understanding and Preventing Serious Injury and Fatalities (SIFs)

05/17/21

Top 10 OSHA Violations: 2020

03/10/21

Pushing and Pulling Safely: 4 Tips to Prevent Cart-Handling Injuries and Back Pain

02/03/21

Dry Ice Safety Tips: Storage, Handling and Disposal

12/13/20

Guidance on Safe Actions for Employee Returns (SAFER) Post Quarantine

12/07/20

OSHA's Top COVID-19 Citations

11/23/20

The Pros and Cons of Security Cameras in the Workplace

07/01/20

Know the Signs of Heat Stress Symptoms

06/30/20

Social Distancing Protocols and the Hierarchy of Controls

06/21/20

How to Disinfect the Workplace to Help Prevent the Spread of COVID-19

06/09/20

Assessing Worker Risk of COVID-19 Exposure with OSHA's Risk Levels

06/01/20

How to Disinfect and Sanitize Public Areas

04/20/20

Making the Business Case for Safety: Assessing the Value of Safety Investments

04/12/20

OSHA Guidance on Recording Work-Related COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Illnesses

04/02/20

How to Prevent a Dust Explosion

03/31/20

Handwashing Steps to Prevent Infections

03/15/20

Podcast: The Future of Safety

02/12/20

Ladder Safety Tips and Best Practices for Avoiding Ladder Accidents

02/10/20

How to Avoid Frostbite: Tips for Working Outside

12/29/19

Top 10 OSHA Violations: 2019

09/12/19

OSHA's 5 Workplace Hazards

07/01/19

Is Your Above Ceiling Space Properly Protected? The NFPA Wants to Know

07/01/19

Symptoms of Heat Stress in the Industrial Athlete

07/01/19

Why Your Workers Aren't Wearing Their PPE

07/01/19

Building a Safety Culture Roundtable

07/01/19

Using Leading and Lagging Indicators to Track Safety Performance

07/01/19

Why Integrate Your Management Systems

07/01/19

How to Implement a Safety Management System

07/01/19

Think You're Too Small for OSHA? They May Still Come Knocking

07/01/19

Hazard Recognition and Control Strategies

07/01/19

How to Prevent OSHA's Fatal Four on Construction Sites

07/01/19

Hospital Sprinkler System Violations Give Cause for Concern

07/01/19

How to Conduct Your ADA Assessment

07/01/19

FSMA Regulations Checklist for Your Facility Zone

07/01/19

Building a Commitment to Safety

07/01/19

Calculating Permissible Exposure Limits in Your Workplace

06/30/19

Lockout Tagout Steps for Construction Sites

06/30/19

Effects of Drugs and Alcohol in the Workplace: Safety and Impairment

06/12/19

Don't Sleep on Fatigue in the Workplace

06/11/19

Safety Habits and the Benefits They Bring

03/28/19

Are Good Safety Habits Established in Your Workplace?

03/21/19

Will Your Campus Be Ready Should OSHA Come Calling?

03/21/19

OSHA Top 10 Violations: 2018

02/21/19

Comparing Differences Between OHSAS 18001 and ISO 45001

07/01/18

Tips On Preventing Heat Stress At Work

04/26/18

What Goes into an Electrical Safe Work Practices (ESWP) Program?

02/11/18

Guardrail Requirements and Safety

09/01/17

3 Most Common Causes of Electrical Accidents

04/27/17

Reduce Arc Flash Incidents in 6 Ways

04/26/17