March 26, 2020

During this current global crisis, Culbertson Company is taking steps to assure our clients and employees that we have been diligent monitoring all information, data and facts available on the COVID-19. At this time both Maryland and Virginia have announced new regulat...

February 4, 2020

Ensure your electrical tools are used with a G.F.C.I. grounded power supply;

· Essential for all electric power tools

· Especially important if working outdoors or in wet conditions

Immediately replace all worn, frayed, torn, or otherwise damaged electrical cords, cables,...

October 1, 2019

Know the purpose of each tool in your toolbox, and use each for the task it was designed to do. Keep cutting edges sharp. Before you lift anything think about the weight of the load. Too heavy? Get help, not hurt! When you do lift, bend your knees, hold the load close...

September 3, 2019

Ladders shall be inspected frequently and those which have developed defects shall be withdrawn from service for repair or destruction and tagged or marked as "Dangerous, Do Not Use."

OSHA 1910.26(c)(2)(vi) - Ladders are to be inspected:

(c)(2)(vi)(a) If ladders tip over...

August 1, 2019

These are a few examples of the fatal four hazards in the construction industry. It is important that construction workers understand that these types of hazards are responsible for the majority of injuries and fatalities in their field of work. In your work today eval...

July 2, 2019

Different people react differently to heat. Some symptoms of heat exhaustion are headache, heat cramps, weakness, dizziness or nausea. You may have blurred vision, pass out, suffer convulsions and ultimately death.

High humidity adds to the suffering. Your body will not...

June 4, 2019

How To Beat Heat Stress

The summer season is upon us, and that means stifling outdoor temperatures and a dangerous increase in heat-related workplace safety hazards.

Here’s what you need to know to protect your self when facing long hours in high-risk, heat-stress situat...

May 1, 2019

What is Silica Dust and Where is it Found?


Crystalline silica is an important industrial material found abundantly in the earth’s c

rust. Quartz, the most common form of silica, is a component of sand, stone, rock, concrete, brick, block, and mortar. Materials containin...

March 5, 2019

Employee safety Responsibilities

You are responsible for the safety of your own actions while on the job. Conduct yourself professionally and with your mind on your own safety and the safety of others at all times; the workplace is no place for horseplay or lack of atte...

February 12, 2019

It is important to understand the hazards that silica dust creates for the workers who are exposed to it. While the regulation for silica dust is new, the hazards and health consequences have been known for decades. Use engineering controls and other effective safeguar...

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