Typically, once a new starter has completed their manual handling training and has been signed off as trained for the job, they are on their own until the next scheduled training. This could be as long as a year! What about all the time in between?
With traffic fatalities at a 16-year high, taking precautions this three-day weekend is essential.
OSHA proposed $341,866 in penalties for the two repeat, 16 serious and five other than serious violations.
The company was also cited for three willful citations.
MSD impacts thousands of workers every year.
The rules follow temporary emergency requirements from last year.
The WTC Health Program is considering adding uterine cancer to the WTC-Related Conditions list.
The need to keep workers safe continues.
Recognition and prevention of MSDs in the workplace is critical to employee safety and health.
Employers should support workers in mental health and substance use recovery, NSC says.
OSHA previously cited the contractor for similar violations.
The person responsible for fire safety must recognize their role in mitigating fire risks.
The collapse was caused by a portion of the bridge that was overstressed.
From a free app to educational web pages, OSHA offers ways to keep your workers safe.
A new study from NSC found people who felt unsafe at work were more like to experience symptoms of anxiety or depression than their coworkers who felt safe.
In 2022, only 56 percent of Americans wash their hands six to 15 times per day.
Stakeholders signed a partnership with OSHA for a construction project in Wisconsin.
Now OSHA is proposing citations and a penalty of $453k.
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OSHA issued the citations and a $370K penalty to the paving company.
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Included in the citation are willful and safety violations.
The incident led OSHA to cite TYK America for 11 safety violations.
Many workers said they are concerned the air may be polluted and think access to clean air is important.
OSHA also cited it for fall and machine hazard violations.
The new standard goes a step beyond the baseline and uses three sets of metrics.
A look back at the history of respiratory research and standards is eye-opening when you consider how much respiratory protection has done for us in the past two and a half years.
During the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, numerous government agencies along with professional institutions issued guidance regarding the operation of circulating fans.