Michigan Legislation May Reduce Electrical Safety

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A piece of legislation up for consideration in Michigan would push their current standard of electrical safety back significantly, moving from inspections and review of building and electrical code requirements every three years to every six years. Legislators argue that the current frequency of changes hampers builders and that the extension would add consistency, but [...]

Basic Electrical Safety at Home

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While we’re mostly focused on protecting you in the workplace, it pays to remember a few basic bits of wisdom when dealing with electrical appliances at home. HGTV’s list of tips should help enhance your electrical safety and save you money at the same time.

Five DC Firefighters Burned By Bureaucracy

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At American Work Safety, we want workers of all stripes to have the safety equipment they need to do their jobs. That’s why when we heard about this, we were frankly a little appalled at this story by the Washington Examiner: Apparently, an order placed in October 2010 to be filled by January 2011 resulted [...]