September 2018 Workplace Safety E-Newsletter
LiftPod® | Scissor White Paper | Safety News | Trivia
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  September 2018
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FEATURED STORIES
•   PPE Compliance
•   Workplace Safety News
•   Workplace Safety Trivia
•   JLG® LiftPod®
•   Scissor White Paper
EXPERT TIPS ON SAFETY FOR ALL
The Three Cs of PPE Compliance
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Wearing the right PPE for the job serves two purposes. It protects workers, and it helps employers comply with relevant safety standards and OSHA requirements. But encouraging workers to wear PPE—and to wear it properly—isn’t an easy task. Read our latest safety tip about how following the three Cs of PPE compliance will encourage workers to wear necessary protective apparel every time.
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WORKPLACE SAFETY ROUNDUP
Stop-Work Authority
Put safety in the hands of every worker. Instituting a stop-work authority program can help you foster accountability at every level of your organization. It gives any employee, regardless of job title, the ability to stop a task if it becomes risky, empowering everyone to speak up about unsafe practices and conditions. Read more in this Safety+Health article.
Conducting a Boom Lift Walkaround Inspection
We recommend performing a walkaround inspection before you use your boom lift each day and anytime you change operators. Watch the video to learn the proper steps to follow, including checking fuel levels, ensuring parts are in place and noting visible damage or wear.
Looking Beyond Ladders
Not only are low-level access lifts a safer alternative to ladders and scaffolding, they’ve also helped facilities enhance productivity. This article from Safety+Health discusses the other benefits you can expect when adding low-level access products to your fleet.


Disclaimer: Any opinions expressed in these articles are not necessarily those of JLG.
TRIVIA CHALLENGE
Test Your Safety Knowledge!
Challenge yourself with the latest edition of our Trivia Challenge based on information from this edition of Workplace Safety, and you could win a special prize from JLG. Congrats to last edition’s winner, Brian Gaul of RMS Rentals!

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NEWS YOU CAN USE (BUT MIGHT HAVE MISSED)
JLG® LiftPod®
Highly Evolved LiftPod
Education, manufacturing, food and beverage—whatever your industry, the LiftPod can replace ladders to improve safety and enhance mobility. See how the highly evolved LiftPod allows you to work in all parts of your facility.
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Similar, Not the Same
Similar, Not the Same: JLG® Scissors
Though different scissor lift brands perform similar functions on the job site, their features vary widely. Download this white paper to see why all scissor lifts aren’t created equal when it comes to promoting safety and productivity on the job.
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Tips on Controlling the Envelope of an Aerial Work Platform
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Stability is an important factor when it comes to working at height safely, but to add more stability at greater heights, a machine’s gross vehicle weight must increase—unless you factor in envelope control. Learn more about envelope control in this Design World article.
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