Safety Stories: The Mutual Blog

The hot, hazy, humid days of summer are upon us. That means for outdoor workers, the incidence of illnesses and fatalities from heat stroke and heat exhaustion are substantially greater.

While humans have the capability to adapt to heat under many circumstances, trying to do so too quickly, or after an extended period of extended illness or vacation, can result in heat-related illn

Although June is National Safety Month, safety should be a year-round endeavor.

Although falls are the leading cause of death in construction, there are steps workers can take to prevent accidents and injuries.

Because falls are the leading cause of injuries & fatalities in the construction industry, it is essential for employers to adopt and implement safe work practices to protect both their employe

Having "green" marking solutions is crucial in today's increasingly environmentally conscious industry.

Industry professionals today are replacing their outdated tree watering systems with eco-friendly, low-maintenance tree watering bags.

Those who work outdoors face an array of potential hazards. Working at heights, working in close proximity to moving vehicles, and working with heavy machinery can all be dangerous undertakings.

Hard hats are one of the most recognizable and invaluable pieces of protective equipment.

Colder temperatures can pose additional dangers to those working in already hazard-prone industries such as construction and other outdoor work.