A Jan. 10 gold mine explosion killed 10 workers, while one is still missing.
While contact tracing can be performed manually, there are a number of worker-safety apps available that will save you time and money.
Technology has been an audit enabler for businesses to effectively manage risk and remain compliant with ISO management system standards.
The Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) is proud to announce the 2020 recipients of the organization's most prestigious awards.
In this Safety Speak mini episode of the podcast, Editor Sydny Shepard discusses the new OSHA leadership appointment and how the Biden Administration has addressed worker safety and health amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
Former United Steelworkers safety official Jim Frederick will act as OSHA’s Deputy Assistant Secretary of Labor.
Although food delivery during the pandemic has been a saving grace for restaurants, it presents health and safety challenges that need to be addressed.
Health and safety companies have developed unique solutions to assist organizations in their desire to overcome the challenges presented by COVID-19.
Big meatpacking companies like Tyson and JBS are working to get their employees vaccination quickly to avoid more coronavirus cases in meatpacking facilities.
Editor Sydny Shepard and Dr. Russell Ogle get into the nitty gritty of understanding the kinds of dust present in your facility.
President-elect Joe Biden will push for an OSHA standard to protect workers from COVID-19.
The Job Hazard Analysis process focuses on job tasks to identify hazards before they occur.
Employers covered by the injury and illness recordkeeping provisions of Part 1904 must create and maintain a 300 Log for each establishment. Understanding how OSHA defines an “establishment” is critical to complying with those requirements.
The COVID-19 pandemic is changing the way we do business in this country. Workers who are able to are now working from home, and workers who are in construction or manufacturing are practicing social distancing on the job. Healthcare workers, social workers, and others who have contact with the public must take extra precautions to protect themselves from exposures to the coronavirus.
Gov. Tom Wolf’s PAsmart Next Generation Industry Partnership will supply 28 Pennsylvania businesses with grants to train their workers.
2020 highlighted how much health and safety oversight there was in the industry, emphasizing the need for better insights.
In this episode, Editor Sydny Shepard discusses anticipated changes safety professionals should look out for after the inauguration of President-Elect Joe Biden on January 20, 2021.
Establishments that have more than 20 employees and high injury and illness rates are the targets for this program.
The adjustments to the civil penalty amounts take effect on Jan. 15.
Ultimately, to be successful in this effort, several best practices should be integrated into every cleaning program for optimal results.
Starting Jan. 26, all incoming United States passengers must provide a negative COVID-19 test.
In addition to paying the fine, the Baltimore Gas and Electric company will upgrade their gas lines to prevent other explosions from occurring.
The Ensuring Safety and Cutting Red Tape Act was approved by parliament on December 9, 2020.
Lockheed Martin Corp. was found guilty of race-based discrimination during the hiring process for positions in their RMS Engineering and Technology Unit.
The door is now wide open for plenty of innovation on AVTs.
The Wage and Hour Division clarified when travel during the work day is compensable and when it is not.
Findings from inspections that occurred between July and November resulted in three fines of $7,000.
The administration rounds out its economic team with picks for labor secretary, commerce secretary and head of the Small Business Administration.
Editor Sydny Shepard discusses the a new FAQ set up for those who have questions about the expired FFCRA, OSHA's impended deadlines for your Form 300A and updates on the vaccination rollout in the U.S.
CPR training can be a lifesaving skill when used properly at work.