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April 16, 1947

2,300 tons of ammonium nitrate on board a ship docked in the port of Texas City detonate, setting off a chain reaction of explosions and fires on other ships and nearby oil storage facilities. 40 more words

History

One Less Spark = One Less Wildfire - Take Smokey Bear ’s Wildfire Prevention Pledge

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One Less Spark = One Less Wildfire

NM Fire Info

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Bonfire Season! For your viewing pleasure..

Caught outdoors in a lightning storm?

As we enter into the spring season, thunderstorms often strike with little warning, particularly during the warmer months when they are most likely to occur—and when we are most likely to be enjoying outdoor activities. 505 more words

FRIG

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It's that time of the season to seek shelter...

First Aid Training is a Must

First aid training may seem like a thing of the past.  But, it may be one the most important safety skills your construction workers know.  In the event of an emergency, paramedics can often be on the scene in 5 minutes.  469 more words

ProActive Safety Services

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Having served as a medic in the Army, I can tell you first hand the importance of medical training before an incident. I've seen some of the most educated medical professionals freeze in a real life emergency. Thanks for the article!

Why Perform Safety Inspections?

March is the time of year that most construction companies and manufacturing companies are gearing up for the busy part of their year.  With the planning of operations and purchasing of materials and equipment, most companies tend to forget that performing… 232 more words

ProActive Safety Services

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Simple, yet informative. Very well done!

SAFETY TIME CAPSULE: MILESTONES IN THE SAFETY MOVEMENT

In the earlier years of work labor in the United States, working conditions were not always ideal and it has taken a great effort from many factors to create the laws and regulations that are in place to protect employees today. 387 more words

Occupational Safety And Health

Hide-and-Seek Crack Down at IKEA

IKEA is hoping to put the brakes on a phenomenon born in Belgium in June and now gaining steam in the Netherlands. It’s an adult hide-and-seek game. 62 more words

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