The construction industry continues to be the most dangerous in which to work in America.
You need a plan of action for your crews to follow in the event of a fall.
Leaving the worksite pain free for activities outside of work is critical for a healthy worker and a safer jobsite.
The respiratory protection standard includes a requirement for a medical clearance for required use of tight-fitting respirators and for some specific respirators even with voluntary use.
Because construction was specifically excluded from following the general industry confined space standard, OSHA would have to cite concerns in the construction industry under several different areas.
Sustained use of vibrating machinery can lead to severe cases of Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome that can be both debilitating and irreversible.
Each industry has its own unique hazards, making the search for a face covering difficult.
Manufacturers have begun combining the newest innovations and technologies to suit specific applications and industries.
In rare instances, procedures like LOTO are overlooked due to blatant disregard.
High-level leadership has always been a heightened challenge; even more so during these times.
Communication is key when it comes to success in the workplace.
It’s no surprise there is an increase in leading organizations transitioning into digital worksites.
Labs are often home for some of the most dangerous hazards. Here’s how employees can stay safe.
As safety professionals, we need to always consider the electrical issue as it relates to lockout/tagout.
TAV Holdings Inc. faces $112,212 in proposed penalties.
Although there were less people out and about during quarantine, traffic deaths spiked by 7.2 percent last year.
The Illinois Department of Labor and OSHA highlight ways to address violence issues in the workplace.
The delta variant is spreading at a rapid pace and causing COVID-19 cases to soar, leading the mask mandate to make a comeback.
The U.S. is seeing an increase in weekly COVID-19 cases due to the delta variant.
What's a PSIF and why is it so important to the safety of your facility? In this episode, Editor Sydny Shepard sits down with Fastenal's Joseph Solheid to define this term and describe how safety professionals can use it to their advantage.
OSHA investigation finds that safety procedures could have prevented the tragedy.
OSHA finds these companies have a total of 59 safety and health violations.
Janiec Roofing Inc. does not comply with OSHA’s previous settlement agreement.
In this episode, Editor Sydny Shepard discusses a new partnership between NIOSH and ASA to protect temporary workers, new data on the latest decline in life expectancy and research that shows heat-related injuries might be significantly underreported.
Life expectancy declined by an average of 1.5 years in 2020 for Americans.
Some cancer death rates, however, stay stagnant.
Thousands of heat injuries across the country went unaccounted for.
A federal inspection of D&D Manufacturing Inc. in El Paso, TX leads to a $412,750 fine.