In our issue this month, we are highlighting the hazards workers are faced with when they work in extreme temperatures.
The zero-tolerance era is over; fair and equitable testing practices are the new norm.
Noise-induced hearing loss results in irreversible and serious impact to a person’s quality of life and overall health.
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.
The benefits of wearables extend beyond safety.
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.
When faced with dangerous respiratory disease, our healthcare workers deserve the best—and the most comfortable—protection our industry can provide.
The World Health Organization recently met to discuss the latest evidence on the Omicron variant and its sublineages.
Deaths on construction sites in New York state and New York City happen more often than anywhere else around the country.
An update to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention could update their guidance on masking as early as this week.
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.
Have you heard the story - The Emperor’s New Clothes? No one believes, but everyone believes that everyone else believes.
A new version of the Omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2, known as BA.2, emerged.
No federal regulation and uneven state paid sick leave laws put workers in certain states and industries at risk.
National Caregivers Day is a reminder of the importance of protecting those who protect us.
PennDOT announces selection of the team to rebuild fallen Fern Hollow Bridge.
Cold Formed Steel (CFS), also known as light gauge steel (LGS), construction is a practical, code approved solution to many of the limitations that builders face today when using traditional construction materials. Here are five key reasons why the CFS construction methods using advanced construction automation systems are better than traditional building methods.
Taking advantage of teachable moments and harboring a safe environment to discuss dangers are key to avoiding preventable loss.
NACOSH Heat Injury and Illness Work Group will hold the initial meeting on February 25.