Utilities

OxySure is safe for utilities.... Administer oxygen…if patient is in respiratory distress.
American Lung Association, Asthma Emergency Protocol

According to the U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Injuries and Illnesses News Release for 2011 there were nearly 3.0 million nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses were reported by private industry employers in 2011, resulting in an incidence rate of 3.5 cases per 100 equivalent full-time workers.

More than one-half of the nearly 3.0 million private industry injury and illness cases reported nationally in 2011 were of a more serious nature that involved days away from work, job transfer, or restriction. These cases occurred at a rate of 1.8 cases per 100 full-time workers. The rate for cases involving days away from work in 2011 was 1.1 cases per 100. With these sobering statistics, the need and urgency for employers to be prepared becomes apparent.

Every industry, sector and organization size is affected. The report indicates that the injury and illness incidence rate remained highest in 2011 among mid-size private industry establishments (those employing between 50 and 249 workers) compared to establishments of other sizes. More than 2.8 million (94.8 percent) of the nearly 3.0 million nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses in 2011 were injuries. Among injuries, 2.1 million (75.2 percent) occurred in service-providing industries, which employed 82.5 percent of the private industry workforce covered by this survey. The remaining 0.7 million injuries (24.8 percent) occurred in goods-producing industries, which accounted for 17.5 percent of private industry employment covered by this survey in 2011.

The cost of workplace injuries and illnesses can be significant, sometimes catastrophic. Not being prepared can mean loss of health and compromise of safety, loss of productivity and possibly legal issues. There is a belief that the risk of being not being prepared far outweighs the risk of being prepared. A total health emergency preparedness solution is needed. Oxygen, AEDs, first aid, and awareness are just some examples. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to discuss how we can assist with crafting a solution.

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The OxySure Beacon of Safety Award is issued by OxySure to our institutional customers who implement OxySure as part of their safety protocols and framework in the organization. The goal of the award is to recognize an organization "for demonstrating a visionary commitment to community safety by implementing safe, non-compressed emergency oxygen systems in its facilities." The OxySure Beacon of Safety Award has three levels of recognition: Silver, Gold, and Platinum and certificates evidencing the grant of each award is issued to those organizations who agree to participate in the initiative.

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