Posts Tagged ‘OSHA’

OSHA Updates Worker Safety And Health Resources

OSHA Updates Worker Safety And Health Resources

OSHA has published new and revised information that explains workers’ and employers’ rights, as well as how to protect workers from hazards in the construction, general, and maritime...Read More...

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Floor Marking Kit by InSite Solutions

NEW PRODUCT FLASH: Floor Marking Kit by InSite Solutions

An electrical panel floor marking kit aids facility managers in complying with OSHA regulation...Read More...

New OSHA Inspection Program For Chemical Facilities

New OSHA Inspection Program For Chemical Facilities

The program replaces OSHA's 2009 pilot Chemical Facility National Emphasis Program which covered several OSHA regions in the...Read More...

Retailers Urged To Manage Crowds On Black Friday

Retailers Urged To Manage Crowds On Black Friday

In 2008, a worker was trampled to death while a mob of shoppers rushed through the doors of a large store to take advantage of an after-Thanksgiving Day Black Friday sales event. The store was not using OSHA recommended crowd management...Read More...

U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Issues Updated Whistleblower Investigations Manual

U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Issues Updated Whistleblower Investigations Manual

The Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently released a new edition of its Whistleblower Investigations Manual, one of a series of measures to improve OSHA’s Whistleblower Protection Program that were announced in...Read More...

OSHA Awards Millions In Safety Training Grants

OSHA Awards Millions In Safety Training Grants

This grant program is an important component of OSHA’s efforts to provide workers in high-risk industries with training about job hazards and their rights....Read More...

New Product Flash: GrabSafe Portable Ladder Extension Safety Device From AES Raptor LLC

New Product Flash: GrabSafe Portable Ladder Extension Safety Device From AES Raptor LLC

Falls from ladders are the highest cause of injury and death in industry and construction sites. Of those falls, most of them occur near the top of the ladder when a worker attempts to climb onto a roof surface or back onto the...Read More...

Solis Releases Statement On Heatwave Related Illnesses

Solis Releases Statement On Heatwave Related Illnesses

Secretary of Labor prompts businesses to “Tell workers what to look for to spot the signs of heat exhaustion or heat stroke in themselves and their co-workers, and make sure they know what to do in an...Read More...

OSHA Offers Equipment Safety Guide To Small Businesses

OSHA Offers Equipment Safety Guide To Small Businesses

OSHA has issued Small Entity Compliance Guide for Cranes and Derricks in Construction to help businesses comply with the recently published Cranes and Derricks in Construction...Read More...

OSHA Recognition Of ICC Building Exit Standards

OSHA Recognition Of ICC Building Exit Standards

OSHA has recognized the International Code Council (ICC) 2009 International Fire Code as an alternate compliance option for means of...Read More...