Safety Tips for Inflatable Play Equipment

The use of inflatable play equipment (air-filled structures designed to be jumped on, such as "moon bounce" or "spacewalk" equipment) increases at this time for end of the year events and during the summer when camps are operating. It is a good time to review some of the safety best practices regarding inflatable equipment.

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Planning for Safe, but Enjoyable, Holiday Parties

As we celebrate the festive days of Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Christmas and the New Year, safety and risk management professionals anticipate an increase in accidents and fires resulting from seasonal hazards. Unfortunately, schools, colleges and universities are not immune to these exposures.

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Teleflex Medical, manufacturer of the MAD300 mucosal atomization device that's part of naloxone ("narcan") delivery systems used by opioid overdose prevention programs across the country − including many WSI clients − has issued a recall notification.

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Fire Prevention Week

On October 8 and October 9, 1871, the Great Chicago Fire ravaged the city of Chicago, killing more than 250 people, destroying over 17,400 structures and leaving 100,000 homeless. Fire Prevention Week was created to commemorate this tragic event and to promote - and raise awareness - about fire safety in the Unites States.

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