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Integrating AI in Maintenance Protocols for Safer Industrial Environments

Integrating AI in Maintenance Protocols for Safer Industrial Environments

AI is revolutionizing how industries approach safety, turning maintenance routines from reactive to proactive.

The Year Ahead for Workplace Safety

The editors of OH&S discuss four key safety trends for 2024, and share a look at editorial efforts for the next 12 months.

ASSP Safety 2024 Conference Now Open for Registration

ASSP Safety 2024 Conference Now Open for Registration

The annual event is heading to Denver from August 7-9.



Grace Industries Reveals New Worker Safety Monitoring System

Grace Industries Reveals New Worker Safety Monitoring System

The system enhances the safety monitoring of workers in solitary, remote or high-risk industries.

DOL Introduces New Initiative Targeting Safety in Tree and Landscape Services

DOL Introduces New Initiative Targeting Safety in Tree and Landscape Services

The multi-year program focuses on New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

OSHA Announces Inflation-Adjusted Civil Penalty Increases for 2024

OSHA Announces Inflation-Adjusted Civil Penalty Increases for 2024

The annual adjustments went into effect on January 16, 2024.

NSC Releases New Report on MSD Prevention in the Workplace

NSC Releases New Report on MSD Prevention in the Workplace

The organization’s first-ever report sheds light on areas of improvement.

Fatal Accident Leads to OSHA Action Against Florida Landscaping Company

Fatal Accident Leads to OSHA Action Against Florida Landscaping Company

Bradenton-based TruScapes Industries faces $166,305 in proposed penalties.

OH&S Launches 2024 Industrial Hygiene Awards

The deadline for the fourth annual program is February 23, 2024.

Crafting Effective Wellness Plans for Employees using AI

Crafting Effective Wellness Plans for Employees using AI

By incorporating AI-powered solutions, companies can tailor wellness plans to cater to the diverse needs of their workforce, fostering a more inclusive and supportive environment. This holistic approach ensures that employees are equipped to navigate the challenges of the modern workplace, promoting a healthier and more balanced lifestyle.

Building a Safer Tomorrow: Addressing Hazards in Modern Construction

Building a Safer Tomorrow: Addressing Hazards in Modern Construction

From Egyptian times to now, there have always been many potential hazards facing construction workers. Let’s explore some common risks, including power supply, equipment maneuverability and dust protection.

DOL Allocates $12.4M in Grants to Tackle Child and Forced Labor in Mexico

DOL Allocates $12.4M in Grants to Tackle Child and Forced Labor in Mexico

The funding is a collaborative effort to fulfill the objectives outlined in the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement and Mexico's 2019 labor reform.

The Dangers of Hydraulic Fluid Leaks: Things to Watch For

The Dangers of Hydraulic Fluid Leaks: Things to Watch For

While they have broad uses, hydraulic fluids can be a liability for a company if machines start to leak. Here’s what to watch out for and how to prevent future leaks that might compromise workers’ safety.

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Nation's Largest Bojangles Franchisee Agrees to Address Child Labor Violations

The young employees’ work schedules and hazardous duties went against regulations.

Massachusetts Contractor’s License Revoked for Repeated Safety Violations

Massachusetts Contractor’s License Revoked for Repeated Safety Violations

William Trahant also failed to pay more than $300,000 in penalties.

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    The MGC Simple Plus

    The MGC Simple Plus is a simple-to-use, portable multi-gas detector that runs continuously for three years without needing to be recharged or routinely calibrated after its initial charge and calibration during manufacturing. The detector reliably tests a worksite’s atmosphere for hydrogen sulfide, carbon monoxide, oxygen and combustible gases (LEL). Additionally, it is durable enough to withstand the harshest treatment and environments, which is why it has an IP 68 rating. The MGC Simple Plus is also compatible with a variety of accessories, such as Gas Clip Technologies’ new GCT External Pump. Visit gascliptech.com for more information. 3

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    According to the National Safety Council, work-related medically consulted injuries total 4.26 million in 2021 in USA alone. SOL-X solution prevents “human factors” safety issues by anticipating incidents and improving compliance workflows. Leverages digital technologies (IIoT, AI and analytics) to predict patterns from occurring and make informed decisions. Control Of Work - gets rid of tedious paperwork and experience digital workflows. Crew Protect - maximises safety and situational awareness with health trackers and situational indicators. Award-winning Intrinsically Safe SmartWatch – innovative features that enable near real-time visibility and connected well-being. Works well with major connectivity protocols like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and Long-Range Bluetooth! 3

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