4th quarter radiation dosimeters were due Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015. Read More
Radiation dosimeters are due Friday, March 30, 2018.
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 »
By Betsy Dunn, Health, Safety and Environment Director
Friends and neighbors occasionally ask what I like about working at Argonne. For me, it’s an easy answer — it’s the people. We get to work with some of the most talented people in the world and we have a shared scientific mission that we can all … Read More »
This time of year, there is increased use of extension cords. Shorter daylight hours can call for additional indoor and outdoor lighting, and using an electric snow blower might require an extension cord, as well.
Before using an extension cord, check the cord for damage or frayed wires and make sure the grounding prong is … Read More »
AAA recommends the following winter driving tips:
Avoid driving while you’re fatigued. Getting the proper amount of rest before taking on winter weather tasks reduces driving risks. Never warm up a vehicle in an enclosed area, such as a garage. Make certain your tires are properly inflated. Never mix radial tires with other tire types. … Read More »
HP has recalled a number of notebook computers and mobile workstation batteries. These batteries have the potential to overheat, posing a fire and burn hazard to consumers.
The batteries were shipped with or sold as accessories for the following units sold from December 2015 through December 2017:
HP ProBooks (64x G2 and G3 series, 65x … Read More »
Here are 6 tips from AAA on how to drive safely in the snow:
Accelerate and decelerate slowly. Applying the gas slowly to accelerate is the best method for regaining traction and avoiding skids. Don’t try to get moving in a hurry, and take time to slow down for a stoplight. Remember, it takes longer … Read More »
Here are the top 5 snow blower tips from the American Society for Surgery of the Hand and the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons:
If the blower jams, turn it off. Keep your hands away from the moving parts. Do not drink alcohol and use the snow blower. Be aware of the carbon monoxide risk … Read More »
The National Safety Council recommends these tips to shovel safely:
Do not shovel after eating or while smoking. Take it slow and stretch out before you begin. Shovel only fresh, powdery snow; it’s lighter. Push the snow rather than lifting it. If you do lift it, use a small shovel or only partially fill the … Read More »
As a corrective action from the Electrical Common Cause Investigation chartered in March 2017, and feedback received from many employees, users, supervisors and independent reviewers, an Electrical Safety Manual has been developed. The Electrical Safety Committee commissioned a team to develop, review, revise and recommend a manual based on the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) … Read More »
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