News Archive for burn injuries

Construction Industry workplace safety USA
The National Safety Council 2017 Injury Facts report shows over 204,000 Construction Industry workers suffered nonfatal injuries or illnesses that necessitated days off work during 2014. In 2014, employment in the Construction industry totaled 9,813,000 workers, of which 9,390,000 were private sector employees. The Construction industry sector includes establishments engaged in construction of buildings, heavy construction other than buildings, and specialty trade contractors such as plumbing, electrical, carpentry, etc. The National Safety...Read More

Leisure and Hospitality workplace safety USA
The National Safety Council 2017 Injury Facts report shows over 333,000 Leisure and Hospitality workers suffered nonfatal injuries or illnesses that necessitated days off work during 2014. The Leisure and Hospitality sector employed 13,490,000 people in 2014, of which 13,077,000 were private sector employees. In their report the Leisure sector includes establishments that provide arts, entertainment, and recreation experiences such as theatre, dance, music, and spectator sports, museums, zoos, amusement and theme...Read More

The Healthcare and Social Assistance industry is the largest employing industry in Australia, rapidly expanding and projected to continue to do so as the population both grows and ages. However it has a large number of work-related injuries and illness reported each year. Statistics gathered by the Australian Government statutory body Safe Work Australia between 2011-2012 and 2015-2016 show that the Healthcare and Social Assistance Industry has on average 18,300 serious workers compensation...Read More

NO SAFEWORKLOGO National Safe Work Month - Food and Accommodation Industries
October is National Safe Work Month, focusing on reducing injuries and fatalities in Australia's work places throughout the year. Statistics gathered by the Australian Government statutory body Safe Work Australia during 2011-2012 and 2015-2016 show that in the Accommodation & Food Service industries there were on average 6,600 serious workers compensation claims each year, 15% of which muscular injuries sustained from heavy lifting and 19% from same-level falls, often due to wet and...Read More

AU Kits with Burn Treatments
Burns can range from mild but painful wounds that are hard to ignore right up to a life-threatening injuries. For this reason the vast majority of our First Aid Kits contain supplies specifically for treating burn injuries. We have a category listing all kits containing burn injury treatments, but did you know Aero Healthcare also have First Aid module kits specifically for the treatment of burns? The intention of...Read More

US Kits with Burn Treatments
Burns can range from mild but painful wounds that are hard to ignore right up to a life-threatening injuries. For this reason the vast majority of our First Aid Kits contain supplies specifically for treating burn injuries. We have a category listing all kits containing burn injury treatments with fully-stocked First Aid Kits compliant with ANSI Z308. 1-2015 and OSHA 1910.151(b) regulations, but did you...Read More