At minimum, OSHA requires that respirator fit testing occurs on an annual basis. However, fit testing must occur in other notable instances, as well.
Vehicle-to-vehicle technology "represents the next great advance in saving lives," U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx has said.
Taking the time to identify floor safety hazards in all areas in and around a facility is the first step toward avoiding these common injuries.
Here's how to create and execute a reliable fall protection and rescue plan.
This winter, make ice traction as important as coats, gloves, and hats, because keeping you safely on your feet in snow and ice is as important as staying warm.
Everything else has improved with technology; it's time we started improving ladders.
Recent advancements are driving a renewed interest by health and safety professionals to evaluate these systems as a potential solution for a variety of on-the-job hazards.
Why do you need to know what is in your cut-resistant glove and how it works?
OSHA's regulation and consensus standards are guideposts for keeping your program on track.
Hands-on practice helps to instill confidence and increase competence in users.
The most accurate method to determine the actual vibration magnitude exposure of workers is to perform on-site vibration analysis, which can vary significantly from the values declared by the tool manufacturers.
There is a data gap with the instruments used –- intermittent or continuous -- as well as the records resulting from these devices.
"Replace the methylene chloride with any of the newer paint strippers that are less toxic, and your employees are able to work safely."
They actually help us work faster and better, thanks to amazing new designs and materials.
Strategy is primarily about choices. It's never too late to align the most important business objectives.
When allowed to grow tepid, neither coffee nor leadership has the same draw.
"This is a social crisis, a humanitarian crisis, an economic crisis, and a threat to national security well beyond the outbreak zones," WHO Director-General Dr. Margaret Chan told the Security Council.