24 08, 2016

Chicago Air and Water Show 2016

By |August 24th, 2016|News, Safety|0 Comments

This past weekend was the annual Air and Water Show in Chicago. If you’ve never seen it put it on your calendar for next year, it is well worth it. Along with the great entertainment there is the vibe of walking along the lake and taking in some of the best that Chicago has to [...]

2 08, 2016

Is 30 SPF sun screen twice as effective as 15 SPF?

By |August 2nd, 2016|Safety|0 Comments

Is 30 SPF sun screen twice as effective as 15 SPF?  If you don’t know you should read below – it will save you money and improve your health! Non-melanoma skin cancer caused primarily by over exposure to the sun is now the most common type of cancer in America. Over 3.5 million new cases were [...]

27 07, 2016

How to Get Your Employees to Wear Personal Protective Clothing

By |July 27th, 2016|Safety|0 Comments

Managers know the importance of protective clothing on dangerous worksites, but not all employees are convinced. Not only can it be frustrating as a manager to see subordinates ignoring the dress code, it can be downright dangerous and put your company at financial risk. Visit the Miller Precision Enterprises, Inc. Blog to find out how [...]

13 07, 2016

Aloha from Hawaii

By |July 13th, 2016|News, Safety|0 Comments

Recently Code Red Safety was asked to provide Safety, Hole Watch, Fire Watch, and Air Tech Duties for a turnaround in Hawaii. While there are many companies that this plant could have used to assist with these functions they requested Code Red Safety. Currently there is a team of 24 people providing support for the [...]

8 07, 2016

Your Life is in Danger

By |July 8th, 2016|Safety|0 Comments

Your life is in danger, (every time you drive), see the stats below: In 2014 3,179 people were killed and 431,000 were injured by distracted drivers. Texting while driving caused an estimated 1,600,000 accidents last year. – per the National Safety Council.  This is almost 25% of all accidents. At any one moment it is [...]

22 06, 2016

Heat Stroke

By |June 22nd, 2016|Safety|0 Comments

Is your co-worker suffering from heat stroke – here are the signs to look for: Mental confusion – are they having difficulty focusing on easy tasks, do they seem confused when? speaking with them, are they asking or speaking unintelligibly?  These are all signs of mental confusion that can be brought on by heat stroke. [...]

17 06, 2016

Honoring the Houston Area Safety Council

By |June 17th, 2016|Safety|0 Comments

Code Red Safety was excited for the opportunity to provide a hole sponsorship in the Pasadena Chamber of Commerce golf tournament 2016 honoring the Houston Area Safety Council.

14 06, 2016

OSHA – Got to Love it (Really)

By |June 14th, 2016|Safety|0 Comments

OSHA standards are onerous and take time to implement correctly, that’s a given. But, there is a practical reason for everything they mandate. Here is a real life example of how implementing such a mandate saved one person from a serious injury.   Two men were working at a location in Missouri last week.  The [...]

19 05, 2016

Springtime and Power Tools

By |May 19th, 2016|Safety|0 Comments

It’s springtime and everyone is feeling the need to get outside and do something.  Injuries to eyes face and hands increase this time of year, here’s a few tips to keep you safe while making your garden grow! The most dangerous tools are our power tools, mowers, chainsaws, weed whackers, edgers, rototillers, and more. Always [...]

12 04, 2016

The danger in using 911 for confined space rescue

By |April 12th, 2016|Safety|0 Comments

Beep!  Beep!  Beep! It is the sound that nobody wants to hear when working in a confined space - a gas meter alarming. A quick glance at the readings on the meter shows a sudden spike of toxic hydrogen sulfide.  The attendant knows that high levels of this gas can create a potentially deadly atmosphere.  [...]