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Levitt-Safety Blog

Category: First Responders

  • Protecting Yourself from Fentanyl Exposure

    Protecting Yourself from Fentanyl Exposure

    It seems like every time you turn on the news or check out a paper there’s another tragic story about an opioid overdose. Since doctors recently cracked down on prescribing oxytocin and other easily-abused opioids like Percocet and Vicodin, another...

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  • 3 Reasons Why You Should Clean and Maintain Your SCBA

    3 Reasons Why You Should Clean and Maintain Your SCBA

    Cleaning and maintaining your life-saving equipment is never superficial. Whether your SCBA hangs on the wall ready to be used in an emergency or you constantly have it on your back as a hazmat responder or firefighter, it should always...

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  • Spills happen: 3 powerful tools for handling gasoline mishaps

    Spills happen: 3 powerful tools for handling gasoline mishaps

    ­­­­ Fire Prevention Week is here. You’ve likely heard about the importance of preparedness; make sure your alarms are working, always have an extinguisher on hand and know your escape plan. While having a plan is essential, prevention is also a key...

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  • What’s Your Escape Plan? Here’s 4 easy tips for your fire exit strategy

    What’s Your Escape Plan? Here’s 4 easy tips for your fire exit strategy

    Thinking that a serious fire emergency won’t ever happen to you? Take a look at these alarming stats: Each year there are over 205 workplace fires. Over 5,000 workplace injuries are caused by fire-related incidents annually. Fires can double in...

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