Forty percent of workers who are injured have been on the job less than a year.
Because most firefighters do not carry portable gas detectors, they’re probably unaware of the danger.
When it comes to safety in industrial environments, real-time connectivity through connected, live monitoring safety solutions is key.
OSHA is looking to make additional changes to the HazCom Standard to better protect employees.
New advancements in gamification, automation, and behavior rewarding deliver stronger accident reduction.
The right combination of barriers throughout a facility can protect employees.
Extinguishers should be located along normal paths of travel and near exits.
Groundworks Colorado LLC’s fines total $198,000
Providing workers with proper foot protection should be a moral obligation.
People over 50, immunocompromised are eligible for booster shot
Certain employers would be required to adhere to new standards if the bill becomes a law.
OSHA certified the construction company in the Voluntary Protection Program.
Some companies could see change in their requirements to report injury and illness information to OSHA.
The budget includes funding for worker protection agencies, mental health plans
OSHA again cited a cabinetmaker after they exposed workers to fire risks.
Smithfield Foods was recognized for environmental compliance and worker safety.
Six workers were injured after a flash fire and explosion occurred.
In this episode, Editor Sydny Shepard takes a look back at the pandemic two years ago... and now.
Three companies have been issued fines for workplace safety
Dollar Tree’s violations amount to $32,000 in fines
A lack of PPE and lockout/tagout procedures leads to hefty fines for a plastic manufacturer.
Amazon finds itself in the middle of controversy after being fined for unsafe work practices
OSHA is set on continuing to create a rule to protect healthcare workers from workplace exposure to the Covid-19 virus.
A roofing product manufacturer failed to follow basic lockout/tagout which led to the death of an employee.
Both Pfizer and Moderna have asked the FDA to approve a second booster dose of their Covid-19 vaccines.
Editor Sydny Shepard discusses hazards found in a confined space and how human factors should be considered with Chason Coelho, Senior Managing Scientist at Exponent.
A worker sustained fatal injuries while repairing a cement truck.
A Pennsylvania hot tub manufacturer has continued to expose workers to chemical hazards following original OSHA inspections.
A facility in Pennsylvania faces nearly $90k in fines after exposing employees to hazards related to combustible dust.