Sawhorse Advisory #22: Odorless, Colorless — and Deadly

Radon gas is a hazard you should find before it finds you. by Becky Turpin, Director of Home and Community for the National Safety Council. • 1/24/2017 For decades, packs of cigarettes have had warning labels on them, such as “Cigarettes cause fatal lung disease.” But what if the same language was stamped on your own front door? That’s the danger radon gas can bring into a home. With Radon Awareness Month recognized in January, this is the perfect time to make sure this silent killer hasn’t taken root around your...

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Sawhorse Advisory #21: Winter Driving

Happy New Year!!!
The management of NSC is pleased to offer this SAWHORSE ADVISORY This is part of our continuing effort to ensure that our workforce remains as safe as humanly possible, both on and off the NSC worksite.

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Sawhorse Advisory #20: Drive Safe

LIKE OIL AND WATER, DRINKING AND DRIVING DO NOT MIX. Season’s Greetings. It’s that time of the year again, for friends, family, and parties. This is the worst time of year for drinking and driving accidents. In fact, people who drink and drive are responsible for about 23,000 deaths a year. In recent years a great deal of attention has been devoted to solving the drinking and driving problem that plagues this country. More police patrols and roadblocks are out to find drunk drivers. Consequences for drunk driving vary according to...

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Sawhorse Advisory #19: The Holiday Season

Enjoy a Safe Holiday Season Holiday safety is an issue that burns brightest from late November to mid-January, the time when families gather, parties are scheduled and travel spikes. By taking some basic precautions, you can ensure your whole family remains safe and injury-free throughout the season. Download the Full Advisory.

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Sawhorse Advisory #18: Fire Prevention

October is National Fire Prevention Month

The U.S. Fire Administration reports that fires kill more than 4,000 Americans each year and approximately injure 20,000 more. U.S. fire departments respond to nearly 2 million fires each year, with three-quarters of them occurring in residences.

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Sawhorse Advisory #16: Share the Road

School days bring congestion: School buses are picking up students , kids on bikes are hurrying to get to school before the bell rings, frazzled parents are trying to drop their kids off before work.

It’s never more important for drivers to slow down and pay attention than when kids are present – especially before and after school.

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