Onsite Construction Safety

In 2012, a Food Processing Plant that we provided engineering services for, asked if we could provide Onsite Safety Services to augment their in-house Plant Safety Manager during their annual summer outage with about 350 construction workers being onsite.  As we have...

There’s Safety in Structures – Electrical

As the old saying goes: “There’s Safety in Numbers.” But today, we are going to continue to talk about: “There’s Safety in Structures.” Industrial Facilities have lots of structures that need to be safe. So let’s talk through some more of them. Like the COVID-19 Virus...

Stack Assessments

Many Industrial Insurance Carriers recommend stack and chimney examinations to maintain their structural integrity and service life.  FM Global for example, in their Property Loss Prevention Data Sheets 1-13 – February 2010 on Chimneys provides its customers with the...

There’s Safety in Structures

As the old saying goes: “There’s Safety in Numbers.”  But today, we are going to talk about: “There’s Safety in Structures.” Industrial Facilities have lots of structures that need to be safe. So let’s talk through some of them. Slip Hazards It is obvious to most that...

Working Clearances for Electrical Equipment

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) publication NFPA 70®: National Electrical Code® (NEC), sets electrical safety standards for residential, commercial and industrial settings. This code, which is updated every three years, outlines the minimum...