Stonehouse Blog and Safety News

Mon, 2011-03-28
How fast is lightning fast?  Is it the blink of an eye?  The flash you see before you hear the thunder?  The response time of your new, super-fast computer?  In relation to your business, it might be an order that you don’t have to think about- before you even wonder where it is... Read Full Story
Fri, 2011-12-09
In a previous article, Punch Up Your Window Graphics, we offered some of the advantages of using self-adhesive vinyl, and some new ideas that you might find interesting. The 6-step process below includes some easy-to-follow instructions and visuals to help explain how to apply vinyl graphics to any... Read Full Story
Wed, 2011-12-07
In our previous article, Safety Responsibilities of Pipeline Operators, we discussed the responsibilities of pipeline operators to help properly manage System Integrity, Maintenance, Leak Detection, Training, and Emergency Preparedness.This article focuses on the National consensus standards that... Read Full Story
Thu, 2011-12-01
In the first post in this series, we introduced you to some research that revealed five Most Popular OSHA Wordings and offered some specific applicable OSHA standards.  In Part II, Top Stonehouse OSHA Sign Wordings, we revealed some more of our most popular OSHA wordings.Asbestos, radiation,... Read Full Story
Mon, 2011-11-28
Skiing or snowboarding are enjoyable outdoor activities.  With millions of visitors throughout the country every year, ski resorts have a responsibility to be sure that their visitors have a great time- and stay safe.That's where the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and other... Read Full Story
Wed, 2011-11-16
 In our previous article, Electrical Safety I: The Importance of Proper Lockout-Tagout Procedures, we helped identify what sources need to be locked out, offered examples and a starting point for proper LOTO procedures, and provided OSHA standards for specific industries.Arc Flashes occur 5-10... Read Full Story
Wed, 2011-11-09
Millions of miles of pipelines transporting everything fromwater to natural gas are buried underground throughout the country. Pipeline operators have a responsibility to ensurethat their pipelines don'tpose a threat to the generalpublic or the environment.They utilize the regulations and... Read Full Story
Thu, 2011-10-27
Controlling hazardous energy when a machine or electrical system is being serviced or repaired is critical to protect your employees from death or serious injury.  In short, proper lockout/tagout (LOTO) procedures save lives.The sections of this article will help us explain why proper lockout... Read Full Story
Thu, 2011-10-20
Here are the steps required to mount a Stonehouse Custom Magnetic Dry Erase Board.  Follow these 8 steps to ensure your board is mounted properly. If you have any questions, contact our expert staff by using the chat & click-to-call features to the right, or just give us a call... Read Full Story
Thu, 2011-10-20
As we mentioned in a previous story posted by Ed Sealover of the Denver Business Journal, Senator Mark Udall is sponsoring a bill to enhance ski-resort summers that amends a 25-year old law to help the National Forest Service streamline permitting for ropes courses, Frisbee golf, mountain bike... Read Full Story
Mon, 2011-10-17
At Stonehouse, we help you stand out from the crowd.  Our state-of-the-art digital printing technology gives us the capability to offer personalized, 100% custom signs with any color, graphic or wording.   From large format printing to custom substrates, Stonehouse Signs can take... Read Full Story