There are many benefits to incorporating wearable technology in your safety programs.
What are the inspection and maintenance criteria for portable eyewash stations?
Automating manual material handling tasks with vacuum conveyors can be the remedy.
Employees must understand how to properly set up, use and climb a ladder for safe work.
A look at the good, the better and best respiratory protection.
New advancements can keep workers safe.
When workers in confined spaces need your help, you can’t act on impulse.
You might be surprised at what is included in the standards.
Rescue teams must have proper training and equipment to perform a rescue.
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?
Ensure your worksites are asbestos free.
The last two and a half years have taught us how important respiratory protection is.
When welders utilize the correct respirators work can be done safely and efficiently.
Learn more about fall hazards and protection during the week.
James Frederick will speak about initiatives at OSHA at the May conference.
The two workers were allegedly told to return to a partially collapsed trench. It collapsed again.
Amazon, Starbucks and Dollar General among National Council for Occupational Safety and Health’s list.
The conversation about keeping workers safe in extreme temperatures is heating up. On this episode, Alex Risen from Big Ass Fans discusses how airflow can help cool employees down leading to a more safe and comfortable workspace.
Welder’s anthrax was found among seven metalworkers from 1994 to 2020.
In terms of compliance, ignorance is anything but bliss. High turnover, lawsuits, regulatory violations, toxic office cultures, tarnished reputations—all of these problems (and more) typically don’t stem from bad actors, but lackluster workforce training efforts.
Workers’ Memorial Day, held on April 28, honors those who lost their lives while working.
Companies that leverage their safety data and analytics to maintain a safe workplace are setting themselves up for success. Safety leaders armed with data visuals and interpretations can make educated decisions that drive productivity, foster a strong culture of safety in the workplace, and encourage continuous improvement.
The aerospace and defense company had its status renewed last week.
Mental health support is no longer about managing existing conditions, it’s about creating spaces that allow workers to set strong boundaries and work in ways that are healthy for them.
OSHA found workers at heights above 10 feet without adequate fall protection.
The incident occurred when the worker was struck by an object.
NIOSH teamed up with HeroX to innovate ideas for better-fitting gear for all.
The agency investigated an incident from October 2021 that lead to a worker's death.
OSHA says the agency’s policies are not as effective as federal OSHA standards.
The center will collect and analyze data to help inform decisions.