Determining which best practices your organization can manage will determine skillset gaps and outside support selection criteria.
There is a long history behind the development of fall protection standards, personal protective equipment and the ways safety professionals keep workers safe at heights.
The zero-tolerance era is over; fair and equitable testing practices are the new norm.
Advanced technologies are making it possible for safety managers to better connect workers, worksites and workflows for safer, more efficient work environments.
It’s easy to think of heat stress as causing cramps, vomiting and even fainting. However, a severe heat illness like heat stroke can forever change or end a person’s life.
FR/AR clothing plays two distinct roles across three hazard “zones.”
Heat stress illnesses are a recognized and preventable workplace hazard.
The benefits of wearables extend beyond safety.
Noise-induced hearing loss results in irreversible and serious impact to a person’s quality of life and overall health.
Overusing power indeed makes a statement, but often one that just reflects insecurity, not deep confidence.
Aerial lifts are incredibly valuable machines, but using them always comes with a degree of risk.
Ensure safety managers for construction worksites are equipped with the information they need to help foster a culture of safety and avoid eye injuries on the job.
While safety has always been the top priority in construction, it is often compartmentalized.
Continuing our 90th Anniversary coverage, Editor Sydny Shepard takes a look at the history of fall protection and the evolution of PPE.
Holster Dam receives the highest level of recognition for workplace safety and health excellence.
A new survey shows that handwashing has declined 25 percent from when the Covid-19 pandemic first hit.
The World Health Organization recently met to discuss the latest evidence on the Omicron variant and its sublineages.
When faced with dangerous respiratory disease, our healthcare workers deserve the best—and the most comfortable—protection our industry can provide.
An update to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention could update their guidance on masking as early as this week.
Deaths on construction sites in New York state and New York City happen more often than anywhere else around the country.
Can a strong safety culture help to bolster employment at your company during the ongoing Great Resignation?
A new study shows that Utah’s latest law to drop its impaired driving legal limit reduced fatalities.
The newest update will look to include references to the latest design and construction requirements for future industrial trucks.
FedEx has been fined more than $24,000 following an employee complaint about hazardous materials.
In an effort to evolve, Quebec is looking to change its occupational health and safety legislation.
OSHA has cited a Boston employer who just six months ago was involved in a workplace incident that claimed the lives of two employees.
California Assembly Bill 1993 would require workers to be vaccinated against Covid-19 as a condition of their employment.
Researchers were able to determine how warehouse employees really feel about their automated coworkers.
East Jerusalem residents fall from mechanical platform in Bavli neighborhood; watchdog demands government take action on worker safety.
If you are a safety professional whose company is thinking of investing in robotic systems, there are some other things you should be aware of.