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Clearing Up Misconceptions about Cut Resistant Gloves

A common misconception about cut resistant gloves is they protect against every possible hazard. This is a myth. Even the sturdiest cut resistant glove will puncture when exposed to hazards it’s not designed to protect against. The majority of workers suffer hand injuries because they’re not wearing safety gloves; the remainder suffer injuries because the gloves they’re wearing aren’t ideal
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How Women Can Be Their Own Inspiration

Confidence and inspiration are not the same. A woman can be confident yet lack inspiration while a woman with inspiration is always confident. Confidence affects how women think of themselves and how they interact with others; inspiration, on the other hand, bestows the vision to push boundaries and reshape the world. The best leaders in the world are inspired by
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How to Safely Work At Heights

Working at a height poses significant challenges to workers in many industries. It is estimated that in India alone well over a dozen deaths occur daily when people fall from a height. To prevent such a large number of deaths from falls, employers can take numerous precautions that keep employees safe. A few such precautions that employers can take are
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Selecting the Ideal Chemical Resistant Glove

The use of chemical resistant gloves is common in occupations where workers’ hands are exposed to harmful substances or chemicals or to thermal burns. It is the duty of employers to provide employees with the right gloves so that they can safely perform their jobs. Assessing the Chemical Hazard To understand a potential hazard, an employer may hire an expert
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India needs enhanced use of Protection Equipment

The use of personal protection equipment (PPE) is still found lacking in the country, across most sectors and ownership groups. Much still needs to be done so that India can be regarded as an active user of PPE. In an interaction with T&D India, Sandeep Arora, General Manager – Marketing, KARAM Industries, said that on a progressive scale of 0-10
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The role of women in today's world

Women are the epitome of strength, love, sacrifice and courage. The role of women in today’s world has changed significantly and for better. Women are now self-sufficient, well aware and financially independent. They have attained immense success in every field, whether it is sports, politics or academics. With the encouragement of co-education, women are now marching side by side with
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How great managers motivate their employees at workplace

The world has developed from its older preference for simpler pleasures to an era of fame and infamy, walking hand in hand. The current work scenario has adopted a breakneck pace, where one has to be in his/her top game. Competition supplements such an environment, where there is a replacement ready to nudge the predecessor out of the race. Hence,
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Guidelines for the Proper Maintenance of PPE

At every workplace, a common buzz clamours through the hallowed corridors: Why do we use PPE? According to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) website on 25th June 2015, PPE are those equipments that are designed to protect the user or wearer against any health or safety risks at work. PPE includes items like safety helmets, gloves, eye protection, high-visibility
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Importance of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) at Work

  Work Place hazards are something which you can’t avoid, especially in occupations such as construction, mining or chemical laboratories. Yet from an organizational perspective, you can try your best to minimize them- through the use of Personal Protective equipment. According to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) website on 25th June 2015, PPE are those equipment that are designed
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Parental Leave Benefits by KARAM

  Year 2016-17 gave a substantial reason to the employees of KARAM to smile and celebrate, when the Organization extended some generous Parental benefits to all its Executives. The leave policies introduced by KARAM have been much welcomed and appreciated by all, and are comprehensive and plentiful. The woman workforce at KARAM constitutes more than 20 percent of its Executive
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