OSHA Column: Start fresh with safety!

Patient Safety Monitor Insider

July 9, 2014

I hope this finds you all safe and refreshed after the July 4 holiday. As I went about my celebrations this past weekend, I was reminded of how safety is – or at least should be – a very basic and common sense thing. Unfortunately, too many people don’t see it that way.

We could start with the tree that came down on power wires in my neighborhood during Hurricane Arthur on Friday, and the woman who got out of her car and tried to move it out of the way despite the sparks flying above her head.

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