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Proper Lifting Techniques

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), more than one million workers experience back injuries each year. One-fourth of all workers compensation indemnity claims are a result of back injuries. Low back pain is one of the most common reasons that people miss work, second only to the common cold. In America, we spend…

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Fall Back Into Savings!

Now is the time to save with ILMO Welding products. Whether it’s for school or new projects for the Fall – ILMO has it all! (Click on the images to view sale items)

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Helping keep fairgoers happy since 2014

ILMO Propane is the exclusive supplier to the Illinois State Fair!                             ILMO Propane has been the exclusive propane supplier to the Illinois State Fair since 2014. The fair patrons will be bringing their appetites to the annual event this August and…

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Stay Safe In The Heat

Heat stress occurs when the body is unable to cool itself through sweating.  The most common heat-induced illnesses are heat exhaustion and heat stroke.  If left untreated, heat exhaustion could progress to heat stroke and possible death. You can protect yourself and coworkers by: Recognizing the signs and symptoms of heat-related illnesses. Drink plenty of…

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Gas Cylinder Safety Tips for Welders

A few basic precautions can ensure your safety on the job site or in your home welding shop when working with gas cylinders. Make sure that your valve is completely closed as soon as you’re done using your cylinder, and never store your cylinders on their sides or on an angle. Avoid extreme weather, especially…

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