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Machine Safeguarding for Rollformers / Rollbenders and Turning Machines

This blog will discuss machine guarding for rollformers/rollbenders and turning machines. Rollformer machines’ primary function is metal bending, rolling and shaping functions. Rollformers bend a...

Providing Immediate Care After a Workplace Injury Occurs

Even with a robust safety program in place, accidents on the job do happen. How you respond to an accident can be critical. Recently, ICW Group's Senior Vice President...

Enhancing Your Foodservice Safety Program

As more foodservice facilities open up during COVID-19 to accommodate larger capacities, it's a good time to evaluate your safety program. Preventing injuries in the foodservice industry can save...

Don’t Let These Top Risks Happen in Your Workplace

Take a look at ICW Group’s list of 2021 top risk exposures that resulted in workers’ compensation claims filed. We want to help your business prevent injury from these...
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Don’t be Caught in a Pinch – Grip!

We take so many things for granted each day. However, the ability to grasp and handle objects is something we rarely ever consider. We hardly take the time to...

Hurricane Preparedness: Before, During And After The Storm

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is predicting an above-normal 2022 Atlantic Hurricane Season. As witnessed with hurricanes Harvey and Irma in 2017, Michael in 2018, Dorian in 2019,...

Prevent Electrical Injuries with these Best Practices

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), in 2019, there were 166 electrical fatalities and 1,900 nonfatal injuries with lost time from work. The construction industry had the...
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Machine Safeguarding for Conveyors & Mechanical Presses

This blog will cover machine guarding and hazards associated with conveyors and mechanical power presses. These two machines are used in a wide range of industries for many different functions...

Take These 8 Steps to Prevent Slips & Falls in Cold, Wet Conditions

In addition to cold stress, such as hypothermia, many people are seriously injured each year due to slips and falls in cold, wet conditions. Now is the time to...
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Heat Safety: How to Prevent Heat Illness

It’s spring and the days are growing longer. Soon, the temperatures will begin to reach dangerous levels in many parts of the country. Occupational heat exposure and prevention is...