A Safe Work Environment Starts with You!

No matter where you work, the risk of injuries lurks around every corner. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) business report 3.4 worker related injuries or illnesses occur per 100 workers. Falls, electrocutions, being hit by heavy objects or being caught between machinery parts cause most of the injuries in the workplace. (more…)

Can You SpillFix That Spill?

Hopefully, by now you know that SpillFix is a great, all-natural spill absorbent product made from renewable resources. Most people know that you can use SpillFix to clean fuel spills and oil spills. But did you know that you can also use the very same SpillFix product that can tackle grimy oil and fuel spills to clean other industrial messes like paint, cooking oil, and even battery acid? (more…)

Coming Soon: OSHA’s Top 10 Violations Of 2014

Workplace safety. We talk about it all the time, and we do this because of how important the matter really is. The number one reason workplace safety policies and guidelines are so important is, of course, that they help protect the well-being of the people going to and from their jobs every day. In addition to this, they help make a company stronger overall. Finally, with a range of federal organizations helping to craft laws that define at least a minimum level of safety adherence, ignoring the importance of safety policies and regulations is simply asking for more trouble than its worth. (more…)

Safety Spotlight: The Automotive Industry, Dealerships And Shops

While we all have a general idea about what the word “safety” means, ultimately different industries will have different specific definitions of this particular word. For example, “safety” for a desk worker won’t mean the same as safety for an airline pilot. Another example of an industry with a specific definition safety is the automotive industry, which includes dealerships, service centers, and individual auto shops – and this is the industry we want to shine a spotlight on today. (more…)

When Should I Use SpillFix Absorbent Product?

Whenever we talk about an absorbent product, we should always think of that absorbent product as a tool. Like any other tool, when it comes to cleaning up spills at work often times one type of absorbent product will do a better job than another. And as with any other type of tool, different absorbent products will work better on different spills than another type of absorbent product might. Not only that, but the type of absorbent product you use will impact your company’s effectiveness, overall safety, and performance. (more…)

3 Key Reasons To Develop Your Own Health & Safety Policy Template

Here at SpillFix we’ve chosen to focus on helping companies obtain one particular health and safety tool: your absorbent product of choice. But that doesn’t mean we’ve forgotten about all of the other things that play into a safe work environment – and we always tell our clients that if they haven’t developed their own health and safety policy that addresses all of their safety needs, then they have a lot of work to do. (more…)

Work Safety And Housekeeping Go Hand And Hand

When combating, dealing with and cleaning any spills at work – from acid spills to chemical spills to liquid spills – it’s easy to assume that the most important tool in your spill cleanup arsenal is a good, environmentally sound absorbent product. But in actuality, there is one thing that’s even more important than your absorbent product: your housekeeping abilities. (more…)