9 08, 2021

Safe & Sound Week (August 9-15)

August 9th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Safe & Sound week (Aug 9-15) is a nationwide event held each August that recognizes the successes of workplace health and safety programs and offers information and ideas on how to keep America's workers safe. The U.S. Dept of Labor’s Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) offers safety many resources

14 07, 2021

Track Adjustment Affects Undercarriage Wear

July 14th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

Every application affects undercarriage wear differently and requires proper track adjustment. Adjust the track in the underfoot conditions in which the machine is working. For example, if track that is correctly adjusted for a non-packing application is put into a packing situation, packing materials will increase track tension, making the

1 06, 2021

National Safety Month

June 1st, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , |

June is National Safety Month, a time to bring awareness to safety in the workplace, on the roadway and in your community. The National Safety Council provides guidance to help organizations reduce injuries, build a safety culture, and stay compliant. Preventable accidents are rampant in the workplace. Organizations should consider

6 05, 2021

International Building Safety Month

May 6th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

The month of May is designated as International Building Safety Month, a time to raise awareness about building safety. The International Code Council and partners come together to promote building safety from design to construction and beyond. Visit https://www.iccsafe.org/ for resources, weekly themes, free toolkits and more.

4 05, 2021

Construction Safety Week (May 3-7)

May 4th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Construction safety is the topic of many conversations at organizations around the world. Construction Safety Week (May 3-7) calls attention to safety and a commitment of sending workers home safe every day. The week celebrates construction and the people building our cities and communities around the world. See a new

27 04, 2021

Boddington Gold Mine

April 27th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

The road to gold begins in Perth, Australia. Boasting the world’s largest gold mine, Boddington, the mine reached 2 million ounces of gold produced in 2012 and expected total gold production to reach 5.2 million ounces at the end of 2020, across its Boddington, Kalgoorlie and Tanami operations. Imagine the

20 04, 2021

Dexter Institute Private Career College

April 20th, 2021|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

The Dexter Institute Private Career College, Nova Scotia, offers students extensive theory and practical training in heavy equipment operation. Starting in February each year, the Heavy Equipment Operator Program trains students to safely and efficiently operate multiple pieces of equipment. “One significant key to the program’s success is the use