Archive for January 24th, 2014

What’s the Difference between Emergency Rooms and Urgent Care Facilities?

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Did you know that there’s an alternative to emergency rooms? Urgent care facilities are a kind of walk-in clinic that focuses on delivering ambulatory urgent medical care in a dedicated facility. Although these emergency room alternatives treat injuries or illnesses requiring immediate attention, they’re not substitutions for emergency medical care. An urgent care facility is there for the times when you need to see a doctor, but your life doesn’t hang in the balance.

This alternative to emergency room care was designed to help relieve some of the pressure placed on emergency rooms by cases that don’t necessarily warrant their attention. Because of the sheer volume of patients, doctors don’t get to spend e

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How common are electrocutions and electrical burns? Increased regulations and inspections often give workers a false sense of security and personal safety. Electrical hazards remain a serious problem. In fact, the Electrical Safety Foundation International reveals that, “Every 30 minutes during the work day, a worker is hurt so severely from electricity that time off the job for recovery is necessary.” Electrocutions are an especially pressing problem in industrial operations and maintenance settings, where serious hazards — like arc flashes — run rampant. What do industrial employees need to know?

What Is An Arc Flash?

Lockout/Tagout Procedures Save Lives

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