Multimedia Library - All en Spring has Sprung: Five Habits That Can Irritate Allergies [Photo Gallery] <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Outdoor and indoor workers alike are gearing up for the first day of spring, also known as the beginning of allergy season to many.</p> <p>According to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA), tree, grass and weed pollen, mold spores, dust mites, cockroaches, and cat dog and rodent dander are among the most common allergies Americans face.</p> <p>Although facing them may seem just like another daily task to some, the AAFA estimates that&nbsp;allergies contribute about&nbsp;$17.5 billion in healthcare costs along with 6 million lost work and school days.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Health Industrial Hygiene Wellness Mon, 20 Mar 2017 13:00:00 +0000 53591 at The Five Ws of Workplace Wellness [Photo Gallery] <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.&nbsp;</p> <p>If he were alive today, Ben Franklin also may have added escalating healthcare costs to the list.&nbsp;</p> <p>Not only are employees asked to contribute more to the cost of their healthcare policy, but employers are providing wellness programs and incentives to change behavior and ultimately improve employee health and reduce costs.&nbsp;</p> <p>Smart investments in wellness can work to bring costs down, as Franklin also said, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Safety Leadership Health Wellness Wed, 15 Mar 2017 19:04:00 +0000 53551 at March 2017 Spotlight: Foot Protection [Photo Gallery] <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>With 120,000 work-related foot injuries per year and ever-expanding product options, selecting the right footwear for your employees can be a daunting task.</p> <div><em>EHS Today&#39;s</em> March 2017 issue highlighted six tips to choosing the right work boots, beginning with comfort and ending with maintenance.</div> <div><br /> Here are four brands with recent innovations that were featured in the print edition. Click through the slideshow to view their products.</div> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Foot Protection Wellness Tue, 14 Mar 2017 12:42:00 +0000 53501 at Product Innovations in EHS Today's March 2017 Issue [Photo Gallery] <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Each month, EHS Today features the latest product innovations that are geared to enhance your workplace safety initiatives.&nbsp;See the latest products from companies including 3M, Bayco Products Inc., MCR Safety, UL, Honeywell, ClickSafety, AutomationDirect, FallTech, CEA Instruments and Emergent Safety Supply.</p> <p>To view the&nbsp;product descriptions and photos, use the arrows to move back and forth through the slideshow.</p> </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Eye, Face & Head Thu, 09 Mar 2017 13:58:00 +0000 53351 at Ladder Losers [Photo Gallery] <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p><a href="" target="_blank">The Ladder Association,</a> the UK organization behind the annual &ldquo;&rdquo;Idiots on Ladders&rdquo; competition, has returned, this time with the Ladder Leaders/Ladder Losers competition.</p> <p>From Oct. 1 through Nov. 11, followers of their Facebook page had the opportunity to post photos of ladder losers and leaders.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Construction Galleries Safety Galleries Mon, 27 Feb 2017 15:58:00 +0000 53111 at Eight Ways to Wellness in the Workplace [Photo Gallery] <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>John Hitch is a staff writer at New Equipment Digest, and he covers manufacturing technology and trends. John often reviews products and services.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Health Wellness Fri, 17 Feb 2017 20:20:00 +0000 53001 at MCR Safety UltraTech Rainwear <div class="node-body video-body">MCR Safety - We Protect People</div> <div class="field-byline"> MCR Safety </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sponsored PPE Tue, 07 Feb 2017 19:30:00 +0000 52821 at February 2017 EHS Today Product Showcase [Photo Gallery] <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>EHS Today&#39;s February 2017 spotlight is hearing protection. See the latest products from companies including Honeywell, MSA Safety, EAR Inc., Ericson, HEMCO, Dickies, Industrial Scientific, SafeVision, INO Technologies, New Pig, Brady Corp. and&nbsp;Larson Electronics.&nbsp;</p> <p>To view the&nbsp;product descriptions and photos, use the arrows to move back and forth through the slideshow.</p> </div> PPE Tue, 07 Feb 2017 13:54:00 +0000 52801 at Free Retro-Inspired Posters Highlight OSHA’s Top 10 Violations for 2016 [Photo Gallery] <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p><a href="" target="_blank">The series of 10, vintage-inspired safety posters are available for free from the Grainger web site.</a></p> </div> Construction Forklift Safety Galleries GHS Safety Leadership Fall Protection OSHA Safety Galleries Mon, 06 Feb 2017 18:24:00 +0000 52791 at <p>A set of 10, vintage-style safety posters is available for free from Grainger.</p> The Super Bowl Is a Big Game in More Ways Than One [Photo Gallery] <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Each year, the NYC Food Policy Center at Hunter College and <a href="" target="_blank"></a> share the exercise equivalents needed to burn off those tasty Super Bowl snacks. Here are those equivalents and some &quot;fit tips&quot; to cut calories.</p> </div> Health Wellness Wed, 01 Feb 2017 16:38:00 +0000 52651 at