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June is National Safety Month! GPS is celebrating National Safety Month by encouraging everyone to participate in safety meetings and going to the National Safety Council’s website www.nsc.org for additional safety tips. “According to Injury Facts®, preventable workplace deaths totaled 4,414 in 2017, the fourth year in a row this number has increased. And, for… Read more »

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Let’s Stretch!   GPS challenge of the week…Let’s Stretch! Just as you would stretch before you exercise you need to stretch before you start your work day and take a few minutes throughout your workday to stretch. No matter how well your work area is designed, it is recommended that everyone vary their work activities… Read more »

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Electrical Safety Month   May is Mental Health Month, Motorcycle Safety Month and Electrical Safety Month. Therefore, the GPS challenge of the week is Electrical Safety! Electricity is everywhere. Some of the warning signs of a problem with electrical systems are: Dimming or flickering lights Sizzling or buzzing sounds Overheated plastic odors Flashes or sparks… Read more »

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Housekeeping, Slips, Trips & Falls   GPS challenge of the week…Housekeeping, Slips, Trips & Falls! Wet floors, cluttered work areas, cords across walkways, uneven walking surfaces, carrying a load that obstructs your vision and limited visibility can all cause a slip, trip or fall incident with injuries. GPS wants its employees to go home to… Read more »