Tag: fatigue

The combination of long hours and shift work can result in a tired or fatigued workforce. Photo: Nalinee Supapornpasupad/IStock / Getty Images Plus/Getty Images

Addressing fatigue in the mining workforce

Shift work schedules can increase the likelihood of fatigue on the job. Implementing a fatigue risk management system is a proven way to combat fatigue within the mining workforce.

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Caterpillar showcased several safety technologies in the Tech Experience plaza during ConExpo-Con/Agg 2017. Photo by Megan Smalley

Safety technologies help manage operator fatigue

March 31, 2017 By

Incidents related to fatigue are not uncommon in the aggregate industry, but some safety technologies exist to help reduce these types of incidents.

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Better than Red Bull

Better than Red Bull

July 22, 2016 By

Caterpillar Safety Services has partnered with the tech company Seeing Machines to put fatigue-detection systems into mining trucks around the world.

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P&Q University Lesson 13: Safety & the Environment

November 7, 2015 By

Building an Environmental Management System (EMS) might sound like an overwhelming task for a smaller organization, but it

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