What is personal
protective equipment, or PPE?
equipment, or PPE, is designed to protect employees from serious workplace injuries or illnesses
resulting from contact with chemical, radiological, physical, electrical, mechanical, or other workplace hazards. PPE includes
a variety of devices and garments such as: face shields, safety glasses, hard hats, safety shoes, goggles,
coveralls, gloves, vests, earplugs, respirators...Let it be said that All forms of P.P.E. should be utilized at all times.
About Material Safety Data Sheets
Warm weather safety.
Cold weather safety
When Thunder Roars,
If you can hear thunder, you are close enough to
the storm to be struck by lightning. Lightning can strike as far away as 10 miles from the area where it is raining.
If you can see lightning flashes, count the seconds
after a flash until you hear thunder. If that time is 30 seconds or less, the storm is within 6 miles and is
dangerous. Seek shelter immediately.
Wait at least 30 minutes after the last clap
of thunder before leaving shelter.Don't
be fooled by sunshine or blue sky! Lightning is more likely to come from the back edge of a thundercloud than from the
From: Engineering Safety
RE: Tick Infestation along Montauk Line Babylon
* Safety Alert ! Heavy tick infestation reported along Montauk line,
Babylon to Sayville. If walking/working along ROW, avoid overgrowth when possible; use insect repellent; limit exposed skin
by wearing long sleeves and pants; tuck long pants into socks; check self periodically.
The summer is here, for information on Warm Weather Safety click here