Shift workers have an increased tendency for cognitive impairment. Getting sufficient sleep is the best counteraction. See the FREAS SharePoint page under Safety for more information on this topic and previous Weekly Safety Messages.

Fire Prevention Week

October 4th is the start of Fire Prevention Week. We have already reviewed work-site housekeeping and fire safety in previous safety messages. Please use the information and guidance provided in this message to help ensure you & family are safe at home. This week is the perfect time to talk to your family and friends about fire safety including testing alarms, changing batteries and where to place the fire extinguishers in your home.

Screen Time – Eyestrain 101

Whether it’s your desktop, laptop, iPad or smartphone, we all stare at some type of screen each day. Focusing on small type or images for an extended period can cause eyestrain, fatigue and headaches. Be sure to take a break, blink, and follow the 20-20-20 rule.   ...