Accident Prevention


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Accident Prevention

Measures an individual or company takes to attempt to reduce the number of accidents that occur. For example, a factory may require all workers to wear hard hats to reduce the risk of injury to their heads. Accident prevention measures may reduce insurance premiums.
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As always employers should outline these hazards in their required written accident prevention program.
As a first step, the group will look into how accident prevention systems can help reduce collisions.
The accident prevention team provides information, advice and support on a range of subjects to reduce accidental injuries to children and young people across Northumberland.
This is an initiative to reduce traffic deaths and serious traffic injuries to zero in 10 years and has been adopted from a well known Swedish accident prevention program.
The contractually agreed amount payable resulting from the specification and the accident prevention regulation "company doctors and specialists for occupational safety DGUV Rule 2".
The low speed accident prevention system on the Volvo V40 hatchback will mean lower insurance
Katrina Phillips, chief executive of the Child Accident Prevention Trust, said: "By choosing household cleaning and gardening products containing a bittering agent, parents are adding a third line of defence to prevent their child being accidentally poisoned.
Bitrex and the Child Accident Prevention Trust offer the following tips to keep children safe from dangerous substances: into other containers - particularly old soft drinks bottles or food containers - as a young child can mistake them for something to eat or drink.
PRIMARY schools in Calderdale are to receive an accident prevention toolkit in association with child safety week.
com - has been refashioned to help fulfil the charity's aim of leading the way on accident prevention.
Jawahery said that maintaining the highest levels of performance in health, safety and accident prevention is one of the administrative pillars in the company.
The Mobileye C2-170 is a modern, comprehensive, single-camera-based safety solution for accident prevention and mitigation, which has received the prestigious Fleet Safety Forum Award for Excellence 2009, sponsored by Brake - the UK Road Safety Charity - in the Fleet Safety Product category (via Mobileye's distributor Eyedrive Systems).
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