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November 29, 2018 Jean-François Leblanc

Color Coding Industrial Work Spaces for Safety

How green, yellow, and red safety zones can protect your workers from on-site accidents

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Auto floor scrubber-white
November 27, 2018 Torben Lund Andersen

Autonomous Floor Care Solutions Raise the Stakes on Equipment Safety

Technological improvements in equipment are not enough to ensure safety as self-operating cleaning machines become more commonplace. New industry standards are key.

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A person using equipment to care for a terrazzo floor
November 21, 2018 James Flieler

Protected Terrazzo Floors Last a Lifetime

While terrazzo is generally long lasting—and is still found in old palacios and palazzos in Italy—it can succumb to deterioration. Here’s how to prevent it.

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new flooring technologies
September 11, 2018 Kathleen Misovic

Save Time and Money With New Flooring Technology

The latest flooring technology, such as luxury vinyl tile, high-build systems, and dry stripping, will help keep a facility’s floors looking good with minimal care, expense, and fumes.

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Cleaning methods for marble and granite
April 15, 2014

Cleaning methods for marble and granite

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Cleaner And Safer Kitchen Floors
April 1, 2014

Cleaner And Safer Kitchen Floors

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The Evolution Of Autoscrubbers
February 21, 2014 Robert Kravitz

The Evolution Of Autoscrubbers

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Avoiding Repetitive Motion Injuries
December 9, 2013 Brett Haney

Avoiding Repetitive Motion Injuries

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, RMIs lead to an average of 18 lost work days per injury.

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Hard Floor Cleaning Practices to Consider
December 6, 2013 Brian Simmons

Hard Floor Cleaning Practices to Consider

The keys to current maintenance practices are promoting long-term floor life while meeting the immediate requirements of providing a healthy, safe environment.

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Dingy Grout — You’re Out!
October 4, 2013 Phillip Lawless

Dingy Grout — You’re Out!

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Explaining The New Floor Mat Standard
September 11, 2013 Russell Kendzior

Explaining The New Floor Mat Standard

Each year thousands of people are injured as a result of a slip and fall when entering a building entrance, and the first line of defense that most building owners employ is entrance carpet matting.

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National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI) Provides Rebuttal to the Consumer Specialty Products Association (CSPA) Advocacy Group Study
August 23, 2013

National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI) Provides Rebuttal to the Consumer Specialty Products Association (CSPA) Advocacy Group Study

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Floor Stripping Shoes
August 20, 2013

Floor Stripping Shoes

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New OSHA Rules For Floor Safety
August 14, 2013 Russell Kendzior

New OSHA Rules For Floor Safety

In August 2013, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is scheduled to release new rules for Walking and Working Surfaces (29 CFR Part 1910), that raise the bar for floorcare, safety and inspection.

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Baseboard Cleaning: The Hidden Cost Of Floorcare
August 13, 2013 Mike Englund

Baseboard Cleaning: The Hidden Cost Of Floorcare

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Floor Finish Applicator
July 2, 2013

Floor Finish Applicator

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