The Hazard Communication Standard is performance oriented, meaning achieving the standard is the measure of compliance.
The right combination of barriers throughout a facility can protect employees.
When it comes to safety in industrial environments, real-time connectivity through connected, live monitoring safety solutions is key.
New advancements in gamification, automation, and behavior rewarding deliver stronger accident reduction.
Because most firefighters do not carry portable gas detectors, they’re probably unaware of the danger.
Understanding all the risks associated with chemicals in a workplace can be overwhelming.
OSHA certified the construction company in the Voluntary Protection Program.
Certain employers would be required to adhere to new standards if the bill becomes a law.
The budget includes funding for worker protection agencies, mental health plans
Some companies could see change in their requirements to report injury and illness information to OSHA.
Smithfield Foods was recognized for environmental compliance and worker safety.
OSHA again cited a cabinetmaker after they exposed workers to fire risks.
In this episode, Editor Sydny Shepard takes a look back at the pandemic two years ago... and now.
Six workers were injured after a flash fire and explosion occurred.
Three companies have been issued fines for workplace safety
Dollar Tree’s violations amount to $32,000 in fines
Amazon finds itself in the middle of controversy after being fined for unsafe work practices
A lack of PPE and lockout/tagout procedures leads to hefty fines for a plastic manufacturer.
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 facility in Pennsylvania faces nearly $90k in fines after exposing employees to hazards related to combustible dust.
A Pennsylvania hot tub manufacturer has continued to expose workers to chemical hazards following original OSHA inspections.
A new report shows employed Americans believe their workplace safety is more important than ever, but they are not so sure their employer would agree.
OSHA found that many machine safe guards had been removed at the USPS distribution center.
Employees exposed to fall hazards are at risk of serious injuries and even death.
A federal judge is cracking down on an employer with a long history of exposing employees to workplace hazards.