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Thank You Veterans

Freedom isn’t free. Our sincerest thanks to our military veterans for your service.

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Create a Fall Protection Plan and Post-Fall Rescue Plan – It’s the Law

If you have employees working at heights, simply providing fall protection equipment is not enough. As an employer, you are legally responsible to provide a fall protection plan and fall rescue plan. Here’s how to start. Continue reading

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How to Increase Pedestrian Safety – Safety Equipment Tips for Warehouse Managers

One of the top critical safety jobs of every warehouse forklift operator is to ensure pedestrian traffic safety. Forklifts are heavy and dangerous powered vehicles.  Collision damage from a forklift truck can be 3 to 4 times greater than that … Continue reading

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Happy Labor Day from W.W. Cannon

This Labor Day, we want to celebrate our staff, sales specialists, service crews, and installation teams. We recognize that their hard work and dedication is the driving force behind W.W. Cannon’s continued success and growth. We can accomplish great things when … Continue reading

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Are Your Installers Safety Certified & Trained?

The Importance Of Certified & Trained Material Handling Installers & Service Technicians By Denton Brown, Austin TX Area Material Handling Sales Specialist A beneficial sales relationship is important. Sorting out numbers, logistics, details, etc., helps to keep any operation running … Continue reading

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Happy 4th of July

As we celebrate the freedom in this great land and enjoy time off with our family and friends, let’s not forget that we live in the land of the free and the home of the brave because it was given … Continue reading

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Fighting The Forgetting Curve – Fall Protection Training That Won’t Let Your Construction Workers Down

Although work related deaths in America are down on average, falls remain a major problem area—especially for the construction industry. According to OSHA, falls were responsible for 381 out of 971 total deaths in construction in 2017 (39.2%). That’s almost … Continue reading

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Fall Protection Tips For The Manufacturing Workplace

June is National Safety Month so we’d like to “fall into” (pun intended) one of the TOP causes of injuries in manufacturing facilities and warehouses.  FALLS – while working at elevations higher than 4′ off the ground. The manufacturing industry … Continue reading

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Happy Father’s Day

Our dads have done so much for us. They’ve been there, ready with a listening ear or even just some good home improvement help. This Sunday, we hope you can take a break and do what you do best.  Here’s … Continue reading

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Forklift Collision Is The PITs! Pedestrian Safety Is Paramount

While they are extremely useful machines for many industries, forlklifts and other types of powered industrial trucks (PITs), present a variety of hazards that result in deaths and injuries every year.  NIOSH’s (National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health) report … Continue reading

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