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Mary Prahler

Mary Prahler is the risk manager for La Crosse, Wis.-based First Supply and also is a member of the ASA Safety Committee. Contact Mary at mprahler@1supply.com.

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The value of accident investigations

Find the cause.
April 11, 2014

Section 5(a)(1) of the OSH Act, often referred to as the General Duty Clause, requires employers to “furnish to each of his employees employment and a place of employment which are free from recognized hazards that are causing or are likely to cause death or serious physical harm to his employees.”


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A look at OHSA recordkeeping and reporting requirements

Be thorough when reporting a workplace injury.
December 16, 2013

It is a fundamental aspect of a company’s safety program that there is a published methodology for employees to report work-related injuries and illnesses. All injuries/illnesses, no matter how slight, need to be reported in accordance with company policy.


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Loading dock safety

Proper operating procedures are essential in preventing accidents.
January 2, 2013
Loading docks are the hub of activity and are one of the most dangerous spots in a warehouse. This is due to the combination of hazards and the volume of activities that occur in this usually confined area.
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DOT audits

October 1, 2012
Commercial vehicle fleet compliance is essential.
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Beat the heat

Education is paramount when dealing with high-temperature working conditions.
August 1, 2012
According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, heat is the number one weather-related killer in the United States resulting in hundreds of fatalities each year.
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Get in the know

Wholesalers should be up-to-date on revised OSHA chemical regulations.
June 1, 2012
Currently, workplaces in the United States function under the Hazard Communication Standard 1910.1200 as published in the Code of Federal Regulations on March 11, 1994 - also referred to as HCS 1994.
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AVAILABLE ON DEMAND A new 8,000 lb. gorilla, Amazon Supply, has taken aim at many of the customers of PHCP supply houses. Supply House Times columnist Dick Friedman, an authority on business planning and the strategic use of inventory, warehouses and technology will present strategies and tactics for you to compete with Amazon Supply.

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April 2014

2014 April

In the April issue of Supply House Times, there is much focus on young professionals in the distribution industry. Find out who is being recognized as this year's Young Executives for the American Supply Association and read who will be taking over Aaron & Co. when it's current owners retire. Read about Central Plumbing Specialties' recent expansion, catch up on the latest news from the distribution industry as well as the latest products!
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