Plant Safety

Working in a poultry processing environment can have its concerns when it comes to safety. The main concern of every workplace in America should be worker safety and maintaining an atmosphere that complies with all safety standards. It is the shared responsibility of the entire...

Meat and poultry processing plants require extensive clean up procedures to maintain the cleanliness and integrity of the final product. In order to clean effectively, many plants need the help of heavy chemicals and cleaning substances. When using these heavy chemicals, it is essential to...

Working with heavy and high-tech machinery can be very dangerous. It is important for workers to understand the machines they are working with, the appropriate precautions and procedures to safely and effectively complete their jobs. Safety is not something that should be overlooked, so we...

Why Wear Protective Equipment? Personal protective equipment is worn to minimize exposure to a list of hazards. These include: Electrical shock Heavy chemicals, which can lead to an increased risk of different cancers Mechanical Machinery Electrical inter-workings within the poultry processing plants   Even where engineering controls and...

Proper sanitation and clear guidelines are essential components in maintaining a safe work environment. OSHA and FAO organizations set strict guidelines to help plants keep workers, management and the final product safe from common hazards. Properly sanitizing a meat processing plant is key to ensuring...

Poultry processing plants are an extremely dangerous environment to work and operate in. Every area of a processing plant will have designated signs that denote the type of precautions that should be taken for that area. Being able to recognize and understand a variety of...

DeLong’s Specialty Rollers DeLong’s offer several gizzard rollers such as manual gizzard peeling rollers, breast cleaning rollers, gizzard harvesting rollers, and neck and thigh skinning rollers.  All of these peeling rollers have been personally designed and operated by DeLong’s throughout the years.   Working with specialized equipment comes...

Safety in any work environment should be of utmost importance. The difference between a close call and a worker fatality can be as little as choosing to wear protection equipment or ensuring a lockout is in use. Safety standards set by OSHA, the Occupational Safety...

Safety should be the most important thing in every workplace. There are far too many unguarded or inadequately guarded machines that employees are exposed to daily in workplaces throughout the country. At Delong’s, we want to stress the importance of properly guarding your machinery and...

There are a plethora of acts and legislation in the U.S. that drastically change the lives of those who work in the production industry everyday. It’s easy to get lost and lack an understanding of the acts that exist. There is one act that is...