Category Archives: Workplace Safety

Caution: Slippery Floors

 Kids see it firsthand by looking at the clouds in the sky and feel it firsthand when they touch a glass of cold water. They may not understand it just yet, but one day they will learn that water vapor in the air gets cold and changes back into a liquid, forming clouds and water on the outside…
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Industrial Cleaning Routinely Requires Confined Space Work

Rusty interior of a latex storage tank before cleaning.I've said on this blog before that confined work spaces can be dangerous places.  But in the industrial cleaning work that we do, we routinely find ourselves in confined spaces.We've found that industries in general lack the training and equipment to safely clean the storage tanks, ovens, pits, silos, bins, and…
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A Confined Space Can Be a Dangerous Place to Work

To enter the silo, our associates are equipped with supplied air, safety harness, ear and eye protection, tyvek suit, and a communication device.When we send one of our guys into a confined space, such as this 100 foot tall silo entry hatch, we send a guy that's trained to work in tight, dangerous places.  Not only…
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We Take Safety Seriously

Safety first.That's a slogan that we grow up with as children and often never fully appreciate. But here at Blackwell's Inc. it is something we take very seriously.We work in many industrial environments throughout the southeast.  Our goal is to provide our associates with current accurate information regarding safety and how to apply this information…
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