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Sheakley Brings Active Shooter Training to Cincinnati, Columbus, Toledo and Cleveland

If there was an active shooter situation at your facility would your employees know what to do? Be equipped to act immediately during a life threatening situation and possibly save someone’s life by attending Active Shooter training. During this class attendees will review the Avoid, Deny and Defend strategy as we provide tactics, guidance and Read More

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Join Our Panel of Experts For “Sheakley Talks DOT”

Does Your Business Own a Truck That Operates Commercially? Do you feel like you have more questions than answers when it comes to the Department of Transportation (DOT)? If you own a truck that operates commercially, you likely fall under the DOT regulations. Do you know what a violation would cost your business? Join us for a panel Read More

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Does Safety Training for Millennials Differ from Training Employees of Other Generations?

There is a cultural aspect of the times you’ve grown up in, and with Millennials, it’s just become much faster paced.  Whether it’s because of video games or the Internet, everything moves faster.  Today, you can’t really just put people in a classroom and say, “We’re going to do training.”  This is a generation that Read More

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Can Better Communication Improve Workplace Safety?

Most people believe the goal of communication is to pass on information, but in a workplace setting the purpose is more often to achieve a desired action or change in behavior.  Communication that succeeds in changing safe workplace behavior must: Have the right message Be delivered in the right way Have meaning for those who Read More

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Warn Your Workers About Cold Weather Safety and Health Hazards

Cold weather introduces unique hazards that employees need to be aware of so that they can take adequate precautions to protect their safety and health throughout the winter months.  Falling down on slippery outdoor surfaces is a major cold weather hazard.   Slipping and falling on an icy or wet surface could result in a back Read More

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Correcting Safety Problems Before They Cause Accidents

There are two common procedures for identifying and correcting safety problems: Change Analysis and Job Safety Analysis (also known as job hazard analysis or safety analysis). Change Analysis Make an analysis of the change to determine its causes, following these steps: Define the problem—what happened? Establish the norm—what should have happened? Identify, find, and describe Read More

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Summer is Here, Beat the Heat!

Sheakley cares about the health and safety of your employees.  Prevention of heat stress in workers is important. Employers should provide training to workers so they understand what heat stress is, how it affects their health and safety, and how it can be prevented. Please take some time and look up information about heat stress Read More

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It’s Tick Season! Here are Some Steps to Prevent Lyme Disease

At Sheakley we realize that many of our clients have employees working outside on a daily basis. In addition, many of our clients themselves go home and do gardening, hike, play with their children or do other activities outside. Ticks can be found almost everywhere outside. In grass, on a leaf, in a bush. These little pests Read More

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14th Annual Safety Day – February 19, 2013

Come out for a day of safety education and networking at the 14th Annual Safety Day presented by ACI and OSHA.  This year’s day will include 21 breakout sessions on Health and Safety topics presented by professionals from across the country.  Safety and Health product viewing will be available throughout the day with approximately 50 Read More

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2013 Ohio Safety Congress & Expo – April 9th-11th

The occupational safety, health and workers’ compensation conference is a three-day free event at the Greater Columbus Convention Center beginning April 9th and ending on the 11th. Employers may register for this event beginning January 22nd at ohiobwc.com. The BWC event is expected to have 170 educational sessions/workshops and more than 200 exhibitors presenting their safety services and safety equipment. Don’t Read More