• 7 Steps to Organize Your Parking Lot

    Traffic & Parking Did you know one in five automobile accidents occurs in a parking lot? Though there are often reduced speeds in these areas, fender benders are more likely to occur in parking lots than on open roadways. So, how can you limit the number of accidents that occur in your own lot? Follow these seven tips:
    1. 1. Control the flow of traffic. Most parking lots are hectic. The high concentration of vehicles in a small area makes for increased car congestion. .. Read More
  • 6 Factors to I.D. Your Pipes and Valves

    Pipe Markers & Valve Tags Marking all the pipes and valves in your facilities is imperative to the safety of everyone in the building. According to ANSI/ASME Standard A13.1-2015, there are six main factors to consider when choosing pipe markers and valve tags:
    1. 1. Size It's possible you'll need different sized pipe markers and valve tags, depending on.. Read More
  • 10 Steps to Prevent Slips, Trips & Falls

    SUS_BLOG_300x200_041117 Want to improve floor safety in your workplace? Follow these 10 steps from Seton to prevent slips, trips and falls in all of your facilities:
    1. 1. Inspect Your Workplace The first step involves assessing your facilities. In addition to looking for at-risk areas in your buildings, you should investigate incidents involv.. Read More
  • Making Sure Your Business Is GHS Compliant

    GHS Compliance The Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals has been used by countries around the world since its introduction in 2003, but its mandatory nature is far less established. The final deadline for all businesses to become compliant with GHS labeling was June 1, 2016, which means the ch.. Read More
  • Keeping Your Employees Safe Inside Work Zones

    Work Zone Safety Employees perform their jobs in work zones all year long, but as temperatures continue to rise in the Spring, the number of workers taking on duties away from facilities increases. Safety in work zones is always critical, but its importance grows as more employees work in areas where they're exposed to a host of potential dangers related to traffic. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSH.. Read More
  • 5 Steps to a Safe and Compliant Warehouse

    Warehouse Safety Want to improve warehouse worker safety at your own business? Follow these five steps from Seton to establish effective warehouse safety:
    1. 1. Protect Against Slips, Trips & Falls Slips and falls are responsible for about 40 percent of reported workplace deaths. Take advantage of anti-slipping safety products - such as .. Read More
  • 5 Steps to Lockout Safety

    LOTO Since OSHA introduced Standard 1910.147, great strides have been made to increase safety and reduce incidents of injury in workplaces everywhere.  Having a Lockout/Tagout (LOTO) plan plays a vital role in protecting workers and employees from life threatening accidents on a regular basis. Here are five steps to build an effective LOTO pl.. Read More
  • The Importance of PPE for Your Employees

    PPE Nearly every job with a physical component involves workers using clothing and equipment to protect themselves from many different potential hazards. Shoes, work gloves, respirators, goggles and hearing protection all play roles in keeping employees safe. When employees are properly shielded from the many dangers they may encounter on the job, they can go about their duties without worrying about harmful exposures and interactions. Your facility benefits fro.. Read More
  • 4 Reasons to Invest in a Portable Industrial Printer

    Brady BMP21 Portable Printer Industrial printers give you the ability to apply custom workplace messages and robust labeling solutions whenever you need them and portable label printers give you the ability to do the same thing from wherever you’d like. From general purpose industrial labels to datacomm, electrical and material handling labels, .. Read More
  • 4 Steps to Set up Wayfinding Around Your Healthcare Facility

    SUS_BLOG_300x200_030717 Although any unfamiliar building can be confusing to explore, healthcare facilities can be even more cumbersome to navigate as a result of their large size and complexity. As a result, healthcare facilities often require Wayfinding Signage to help individuals avoid getting lost. Here are four steps to setting up wayfinding around your healthcare facility:
    1. 1. Keep it simple. <.. Read More