Posts Tagged ‘OSHA’

OSHA Streamlining Employer Compliance Burden

The published rule will help keep OSHA standards up-to-date and better enable employers to comply with their regulatory... ...Read More...

OSHA Alert on Dangers of Rebuilt Circuit Breakers

Since the potential for worker injury from breaker failure exists, employers must remove this equipment from... ...Read More...

OSHA Videos Demo Safe Respirator Use

The agency has posted a series of 17 videos to help workers learn about the proper use of respirators on their... ...Read More...

FM Frequency: OSHA Does NOT Necessarily Mean Oh Sh–!

It doesn't take all that much effort for the proactive facility manager to benefit from—rather than panic at the thought of—an OSHA... ...Read More...

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

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

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

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

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

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...