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Industry news to keep our workers safe on the job, in the community and at home.

The Power of SMART Resolutions

Posted on February 20, 2019

By Vogel Bros. Safety Department The start of the new year means new resolutions. But did you know that about 40% of people who make resolutions give up on them by February? While the reasons behind abandoning the resolutions are vast, one way to make sure you’re part of the other 60% is by making [...]

Supporting Safety in Our Community

Posted on January 23, 2019

By Daniel Vogel, Safety Specialist Pasco Anglers is a club in Pasco County, FL that is dedicated to promoting youth fishing and education for individuals in grades 7-12. The anglers participate in monthly tournaments and the club has placed a premium on safety during these events. One of the main club rules requires all of [...]

Winter Weather Safety

Posted on December 19, 2018

By Vogel Bros. Safety Department Oh, the Weather Outside is Frightful! December is a joyful time of year full of feasts, festivities and time with friends and family. But it also brings frightfully dangerous winter conditions and hazards. To help ensure you and your loved ones stay safe this holiday season, consider taking the following [...]

Look, Listen and Learn

Posted on October 22, 2018

By Vogel Bros. Safety Department National Fire Prevention Week (NFPW) strives to bring heightened awareness to the importance of fire safety and prevention through resources, training and a national dialogue. Did you know that in the event of a fire, mere seconds can mean the difference between a safe escape and a tragedy? In a [...]

Continued Learning: Safety Stand-Down

Posted on September 12, 2018

By Daniel Vogel, Safety Specialist As a learning organization, Vogel Bros. Building Co. embraces innovation as a means to improve our services. One way the Safety & HR Department helps sustain this learning environment and enhances our employees’ exposure to innovations within our industry, is by holding quarterly Safety Stand-Downs. A Safety Stand-Down is a [...]

Back to School Safety: Distracted Walking

Posted on August 20, 2018

By Daniel Vogel, Safety Specialist When we hear the words “back to school safety,” some of the safety concerns that come to mind are school buses, bicyclists and distracted drivers. But as the new school year approaches, parents across the country should be aware of another back to school safety concern: distracted walking. The start [...]