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How to Make Lean Management Easier for Employees to Understand

  When a lean management program is rolled out, the management team encounters several challenges. One day, an employee is going about his or her work as usual, and the next day he or she must address new guidelines, new types of procedures, new responsibilities and possibly a new supervisor. All of which can cause… Read more »

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Change the Perception of Manufacturing Jobs to Attract the Next Generation

  The manufacturing sector in the United States has a significant branding challenge, which is impacting its ability to source the most skilled workers to fill the hundreds of thousands of its open jobs. Today’s manufacturers leverage innovative technology and automated systems, yet a belief still exists that jobs in this industry are boring, low-skill… Read more »

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  NSC Technologies is pleased to announce that it has acquired Superior Resource Group. June 30, 2017 – White Wolf Capital LLC (“White Wolf”) is pleased to announce that NSC Technologies, LLC (“NSC”) has acquired Superior Resource Group, Inc. (“SRG”).  White Wolf recapitalized NSC, in partnership with NSC’s management team, in November 2016.  The acquisition… Read more »

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What Should You Do if Your Company Puts Productivity Before Safety?

  A significant percentage of American workers say their employer puts productivity ahead of safety, according to a new report from the National Safety Council. The organization surveyed 2,000 workers nationwide and discovered 33 percent said productivity is more important than safety to their employer. Alarmingly, the percentage who said safety plays second fiddle at… Read more »

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  They say April showers bring May flowers, whatever the case, Spring’s beautiful flowers are often proceeded by wet weather. Wet weather can create hazardous conditions on the roadway. Below are 5 simple steps to roadway safety during wet weather. Every year, an average of 5,748,000 vehicle crashes occur in the U.S., according to data… Read more »

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Active Shooter

  Sadly, active shooter situations in public places are becoming more common, according to the FBI. While these incidents typically spark political debate over causes and solutions, companies and workers should be more concerned with developing a plan for handling an active shooter situation on their premises. Here are a few things every company and… Read more »

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Sleep Deprivation

  New research has identified the financial effects that fatigued employees have on the US economy, and like a long night of tossing and turning – the results aren’t pretty. In fact, the study found the fiscal impact of sleep deprivation alone is enough to eliminate the current annual growth rate of the Gross Domestic… Read more »

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Workplace Injuries

  Nobody wants to see workplace injuries. In addition to the personal pain and suffering, injuries also cost businesses a lot of money. According to a recent annual report by Liberty Mutual, the most debilitating workplace injuries cost American businesses nearly $60 billion a year, which is roughly $1.15 billion per week. To reach its… Read more »

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The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) 30th annual International Roadcheck will take place June 6-8, 2017. Over a 72-hour period, CVSA-certified commercial motor vehicle inspectors in jurisdictions throughout North America will conduct inspections of commercial motor vehicles and their drivers. Each year, International Roadcheck places special emphasis on a category of violations. This year’s focus… Read more »

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NSC Technologies would like to take this Memorial Day weekend to honor and remember the extraordinary courage, commitment and bravery of those who served in the United States Armed Forces. We honor those who served a role in American history, who have sacrificed time away from loved ones and those who paid the ultimate sacrifice to protect the… Read more »