Keep yourself safe!

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29 Νοε 2013 (πριν από 3 χρόνια και 8 μήνες)

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Keep yourself safe!


Ear Plugs


Steel
-
toe
s


Safety glasses

Protect your ears from permanent damage!


Noise
-
induced hearing loss occurs from
long
-
term exposure to high
-
intensity
sound.


Hearing loss is
permanent
, but
preventable
!

Wear this now…

Wear this later.

OR

It’s really pretty simple…


Memory Foam


-
When compressed and put into the ear, they expand to
plug the ear canal.


Silicone


-
Molded over the external portion of the ear canal,
providing a snug custom fit.


Flanged


-
Solid earplugs that are often custom
-
made for the
wearer’s ear.


When in the Folding, Jet Press, and
Shipping areas at
Colortree
, or in the
press area at GI, you must use hearing
protection.



Failure to do so is a safety violation!

Keep your feet safe from injury!


Impact injuries



Heavy objects can fall or be dropped on the foot.


Compression injuries



Caused when something heavy rolls over the foot.


Slipping



Slippery surfaces can cause one to lose their balance
and fall.


Puncture injuries



Sharp objects can sometimes puncture the foot.

Thick soles protect
against punctures

Steel toe caps protect your
feet from compression and
impact injuries

Treads protect against slipping


Steel
-
toes should be worn whenever
impact or compression injuries are a
risk factor, such as…


Carrying heavy objects


Working around pallet jacks


Moving paper rolls

Protect your eyes from permanent damage!


Objects striking the eye



Flying debris can shoot into the eye.


Contact with chemicals/other hazards



This is not always direct contact, but also contact with
fumes.


Being struck with large/falling objects



An unexpected falling object can strike the eye.


Viewing radiant energy sources



Lasers will damage the eye if viewed directly.


Safety glasses are made from shatter
-
resistant material to protect the eye.


Even if you wear glasses, you still need more protection


there is safety eyewear designed to fit over normal
glasses.





Eye damage is often permanent


protect
yourself!


At
Colortree
/GI, we use
protective
eyewear
when dealing with chemicals or
blowing off equipment.


If you get chemicals in your eye, look for
an eyewash station


they are located in
hazard areas.