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Emergency Response – Dialing “0” for the operator can be a safety hazard

I arrived on site at a small mill, in March of a cold year.  I was responding to a VOSHA complaint with regard to maintenance practices and hot work.  It seems that some welders were asked to work on metal parts without a fire watcher, and wooden debris in the mill had caught fire.  After the opening conference with management and a union representative, I walked the floor to observe …Read More