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  • July 3, 2017

    “Noise” is generally defined as unwanted sound that can affect job performance, safety, and your health.

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  • June 1, 2017

    Moving machine parts have the potential to cause severe workplace injuries, such as crushed fingers or hands, amputations, burns, or blindness.

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  • May 1, 2017

    The New York City Fire Department considers “excessive storage” conditions a contributing factor to the growth of large fires and an obstacle during evacuation.

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  • May 1, 2017

    We maintain a zero-tolerance policy against acts and threats of violence of all kinds.

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  • March 30, 2017

    CUMC employees perform daily tasks that may leave them vulnerable to eye injury. An eye injury can be caused by any of the following:

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  • February 28, 2017

    CUMC employees responsible for cleaning up snow and other outdoor tasks have to adhere to important safety practices as they work.

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  • February 1, 2017

    As part of CUMC's policy regarding Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), any task that exposes employees to foot injuries will require that safety footwear, preferably steel-toed boots, be used.

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  • January 4, 2017

    Radiation and radioactive materials are used or stored in many areas at CUMC. Employees receive specialized training before entering some rooms posted with signs such as those pictured above.

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  • December 12, 2016

    Space heaters place high energy demands on a building and can be fire hazards.

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  • November 30, 2016

    Certain workplaces on the CUMC campus contain spaces that are considered to be confined.

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