Despite cannabis’ increased legalization, NSC research shows its use poses a huge workplace risk.
One of the most important parts of rolling out a new safety initiative is communication with employees. In this episode, Blackline Safety's Sean Stinson and Jeffery Fors from Waste Management explain effective strategies to getting employee buy-in and compliance.
National Safety Council research reveals more workers are ready to create a much safer work environment.
Interested in getting a sneak peek at what NSC has in store? No worries—OH&S has you covered.
In-person events are back and after a year and a half, you might need to dust off your travel bags and be reminded of the steps to a successful event.
Interested in seeing what NSC's Congress & Expo has in store? You're in luck, as there are now two ways to interact with the show!
OSHA proposes $319K in penalties to address these violations.
We are switching things up for the 100th episode of the podcast! This time around, OH&S Content Editor Shereen Hashem interviews Editor Sydny Shepard about the evolution of the podcast, covering COVID-19 and worker safety and wellness.
Facilities operate advanced machinery and complex systems using substantial amounts of electricity.
OH&S will offer exclusive coverage of the NSC Expo in Orlando.
Here’s the must-see items at NSC’s event in Orlando this year.
Construction workers encounter multiple hazards on the job, but, more often than not, noise is not considered as critical as some of the other present dangers.
Safety professionals who choose to attend NSC’s Safety Congress & Expo in Orlando, Florida will have guidelines to follow to ensure the safety of all.
Looking into your safety career future? Columbia Southern University can help. Listen in as editor Sydny Shepard talks with CSU representatives Paul Radke and Ernie Smith about how higher education can help advance your career.
Beyond fall protection systems, you can enhance the safety of your workers by using various forms of PPE.
When you are wearing safety shoes, you are more likely to be protected from common hazards.
While proper maintenance and care can extend the lifespan of footwear, there will still ultimately be a time when every work boot meets the end of the road.
While there is no dedicated space in OH&S magazine for “Letter’s to the Editor,” I do still hear from readers of the magazine and website fairly frequently. This past week, I received a lovely email from a safety professional who had recently found our podcast.
Technology and digital platforms have evolved in ways to help protect employees.
The chances of survival increase dramatically when a workplace is trained in both CPR and the use of an AED.
Letting people rush around as fast as they want seemed like a recipe for an increase in both the number and severity of car crashes.
Getting back to workplaces, restaurants and schools goes beyond the simple reopening of buildings; it involves innovative solutions to provide appropriate air quality monitoring, ventilation and filtration.
Training should teach employees how to avoid the most common material handling injuries.
It’s time for organizations to take a more strategic, engaging approach to training using e-technology and virtual reality.
Normalization of deviance is a phenomenon by which individuals, groups or organizations come to accept a lower standard of performance until that lower standard becomes the "norm" for them.
The science behind fall protection is what lifts people to new heights.
You should be checking your tool lanyards to ensure they meet the requirements of ANSI/ISEA 121-2018.
Many workers will instinctively remove their safety eyewear to see what is in front of them.