Building Types - Hospitals
Vacations: August approved for Joe, but not for Bill Carpenter Grade A Bill Forest was up in arms. Utility Worker Joe Falk's request for an August vacation date had been okayed; his had been turned down.
No way am I going to clean those tanks without special spiked shoes," declared Maintenance Department Utility Worker Jon Chan after being instructed by Foreman Bill Saunders to clean the sludge from two tanks in the lab.
Hospital employees prevent blood-borne infections by disposing of bio-hazardous waste separately. However, this process is increasingly expensive because this waste must be sent to EPA-approved disposal facilities.Industrial...
Think twice, then once again before making comments to your people or responding to remarks made to you. All it takes is one mindless or indiscreet statement to set the adverse tides of opinion surging against you. Industrial...
Over the past few years, I have heard many people say they were interested in performing reliability centered maintenance (RCM) or root cause failure analysis (RCFA) on a piece of equipment or a system.
Maintenance Department Stockroom Attendant Mary Kaufman took a leave of absence under the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) to care for her mother who had been released from the hospital following a heart attack.
When Maintenance Department Mechanic George Huff tried to stretch a line drive to right field into a double, he fractured his leg sliding into second base. When the hospital bill came through, Huff submitted a compensation claim.
A plant electrical engineer designed the power wiring for the HVAC system in an addition at his facility. After the new area was occupied, several undersized wires leading to a fan-powered box in a ceiling cavity overheated.