Safety+ Symposium is over, but there are VPPPA events and resources to look forward to.
There are many things that safety directors, managers and leadership can do to ensure that employees are adhering to a vision protection program.
The company must make changes, pay a penalty and will face probation after a court order.
The report categorizes data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
One of the companies had a fire safety plan but did not use it, according to OSHA.
This information is provided for educational purposes only. Reader retains full responsibility for the use of the information contained herein.
Research shows that ill-fitting work shoes can significantly harm employees.
The lawsuit lists South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster and the South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing & Regulation as the plaintiffs.
Safety can be a big concern for people who drive for work.
OSHA proposed penalties of $1,343,363.
NSC says that 21,340 people died from traffic crashes in the first half of this year.
Gwendolyn Sykes will talk at the Closing General Session on August 25.
Safety+ Symposium takes places in Washington DC from August 23 to 25.
Can’t go to VPPPA Safety+ Symposium? Here are other ways to get involved.
People who work at weddings, bars and restaurants are often exposed to loud noise. How do you protect these workers from noise hazards?
Lowering the number of instances of workplace violence is not only crucial to the health and safety of your workforce, but is also legally mandated by federal OSHA.
A recent study shows that some employers may be interested in IDT to test for employee impairment.
The operator of car wash, oil change, fueling and convenience stores was cited for not protecting workers from violence, according to OSHA.
The plan will cover local and state government workers.
Since 2016, the company has faced proposed penalties of over $6 million.
Hearing loss affects many workers every year. Now, some may be able to get hearing aids without a prescription.
Creating an effective program to test for substance abuse in the workplace can be difficult when faced with modern day trends and challenges.
As workers are exposed to heat, they can be at risk for heat-related illnesses.
Field service management solutions can help with accountability, reducing risk and education.
Throughout the days of the Symposium, attendees will have a chance to interact with the Association a variety of ways via featured events.
Listen in as Editor Sydny Shepard discusses everything you may need to know about forklifts and mitigating the risks associated with them.
Williams assumed his new role at VPPPA in July 2022.
New guidelines published last week include what to do if you are exposed to COVID-19.
Amid an on-going pandemic, VPPPA is assuring attendees of their annual Safety+ Symposium that safety and health is their top priority.
VPPPPA is excited for their annual Safety+ Symposium, which is set to take place in Washington, D.C. August 23 - 25.