Prepare your muscles and joints for the rigors of yardwork with gentle motions prior to the activity. As with all exercise, there should be no pain, numbness or tingling. If you experience any of those, stop immediately. For all of these suggested exercises, do them on the right and left sides (i.e., both legs or … Read More
An employee who fell while being attacked by geese at a U.S. Department of Energy facility in Missouri needed seven stitches to the back of the head. The employee also suffered a probable … Read More »
Spring is here and with that comes an increase in vehicle, bike and pedestrian traffic on site. Spring and summer months also bring more driver distractions as many of us are rushing to enjoy outdoor activities.
More than 80% of all motor vehicle accidents at Argonne happen within the parking lots or at the gates. … Read More »
Gregory Dolnak (NWM) completed the weekly Resource Conservation and Recovery Act inspections at the end of the day, when a waste specialist observed him obtaining a scanner and re-scanning staged containers that had failed when scanned the previous week for the quarterly inventory. Greg performed this activity at the end of his work shift, inspiring … Read More »
Several Argonne employees received on-the-spot recognition for displaying positive safety or quality assurance initiative during the month of March 2019.
Gold Spot Award recipients
Dennis Davis (FAC) Gregory Dolnak (NWM) Rodney Habbe (FAC) Alan Kastengren (XSD) William Nichols (STE) Michael Sauceda (FAC) John Seeley (STE) Thomas Walsh (XSD)
Silver Spot Award recipients
Michael Arellano (FAC) … Read More »
The shoemobile will not be available Monday, April 1. Service will resume on Monday, April 8, 2019.
The shoemobile provides a broad selection of safety shoes. Employees interested in footwear through the shoemobile should complete a Request for Safety Shoes (ANL-9A) form, have it approved by a supervisor and take it to … Read More »
4th quarter radiation dosimeters were due Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015. Read More »
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in four Americans will fall each year. And of those who fall one time, half of them will fall again.
You may protect yourself from falling by:
Wearing proper footwear — your choice of shoes, for example wearing secure shoes that fit properly with ties … Read More »
Radiation dosimeters are due Friday, March 29, 2019.
Employees are asked to return dosimeters to the assigned rack or local distribution office as soon as possible. Prompt return will help minimize the added effort and costs associated with searching for and processing late dosimeters.
As a reminder, per LMS-PROC-146, “When you are not using dosimeter, … Read More »
Several Argonne employees received on-the-spot recognition for displaying positive safety or quality assurance initiative during the month of February 2019.
Gold Spot Award recipients Ralph Bechtold (AES) Allison Cherry (NWM) Marcus Diaz, Jr. (FAC) Michael Douell (ASD) Regina Mekler (AES) Daniel Nassar (FAC) Milton Peggs (FAC) Kyle Stalter (NWM) Silver Spot Award recipients Daniel Berkland … Read More »
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