Safety Stories: The Mutual Blog

One of the easiest, most economical ways to be prepared in case of an emergency is by having safety light sticks on hand.

According to both OSHA and the U.S. Department of Labor, repetitive strain injuries (RSI) are the most costly and common work-related health issue.

You see it everywhere these days -- hi-viz clothing.  It's popular among athletes who train outdoors as the high visibility colors draw the eye making drivers and others aware of their pre

Because of its effectiveness in trapping sediments that could otherwise enter and contaminate nearby water sources, silt fencing is an essential part of erosion control on construction sites. 

In light of Hurricane Sandy's devastation last September, much attention has turned toward safeguarding areas near the shoreline and other waterways to ensure the protection of people, and the

Flagging tape plays an essential role in many businesses and industries - it's vibrant colors and lightweight but durable material make it an effective tool with a multitude of uses.

Knee injuries are the second most common work-related accident.

Nearly 40% of injuries caused by falling are related to scaffolds and/or ladders.

Flagging traffic is one of the most important jobs in the industry.

Marking flags and paint are used in a wide array of industries to keep job sites safe by alerting workers to the placement and type of underground utilities present.