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Jill Novak, eCommerce Specialist

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The Importance of Hard Hat Safety and Maintenance

10/11/17 10:23 AM Posted by Jill Novak, eCommerce Specialist

Helmets have been used by humans since ancient times, but it wasn't until the last 100 years that they evolved from warfare-exclusive use into the universal symbol for work that we know today.

It all started in the early 20th century when protective caps began being used for worker protection during the Hoover Dam (1931) and Golden Gate Bridge (1933) construction projects. Hard hat use expanded to mining and shipyard operations shortly after. Since then, hard hats have become a staple for workplace safety and protection. OSHA now mandates that anyone in danger of an impact head injury, falling or flying objects, or electrical shock and burns, should be protected by a protective helmet (OSHA 2012).

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ORR Safety Launches Think Pink Campaign

9/29/17 4:54 PM Posted by Jill Novak, eCommerce Specialist

According to the American Cancer Society, breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in women, claiming 40,610 lives each year. Even though breast cancer in men is less common, it’s predicted to claim at least 460 lives in 2017. With over 255,180 new cases diagnosed each year, breast cancer is a devastating disease that has touched many of us and our families.

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