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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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Use Proper Lifting Techniques!     GPS challenge of the week…USE PROPER LIFTING TECHNIQUES! Use team lift or mechanical help when lifting over 50lbs. When lifting, bend at the knees, keep your back straight and keep the item you are lifting close to your body. Never bend at your back to pick up anything. If… Read more »

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Avoid Bloodborne Pathogens!   GPS challenge of the week…Avoid Bloodborne Pathogens! Bloodborne pathogens may be present in human blood and can cause diseases in humans. These pathogens include but are not limited to Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C and HIV. The greatest risk of infection is through needle stick, cuts and puncture contact with infected blood…. Read more »

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June is GPS Safety Month!  GPS wants you to go HOME to your FAMILY in the same condition as you went to work!  Please like our page and follow us on Facebook @gpsjobs (Gallman Personnel Services, Inc.)  All of our associates will receive an email every Monday in June explaining how to enter for the weekly… Read more »