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Tag Archives: OSHA
As we transition to warmer temperatures, it’s important to revisit your workplace’s Heat Illness Prevention Program to ensure your employees are equipped to combat heat-related stress and illnesses. Heat is the number one cause of weather-related fatalities in the United … Continue reading
This photo shows the scene of a fatality that occurred when a forklift tipped over and the operator thought he could “jump clear.” He didn’t quite make it. He was crushed between the forklift rollover bar and the concrete floor. … Continue reading
OSHA just released its list of the top ten most frequently cited workplace safety violations for fiscal year 2014. The 2014 list includes all the same all the same standards as last year’s list, and the four standards at the top … Continue reading
Safety & Health’s annual article on the top 10 for fiscal year 2013 had to use preliminary data. Rounding out the OSHA Top 10 update is a list of the top 10 willful violations of 2013: Ranking – Standard – … Continue reading
Although it is often used as a term of art in the safety field, “management of change” is not a defined term in OHSAS 18001:2007. It is, however; vital to an effective OH&S management system. Explicit requirements for management of … Continue reading
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has announced the preliminary Top 10 most frequently cited workplace safety violations for fiscal year 2012. Patrick Kapust, deputy director of OSHA’s Directorate of Enforcement Programs, presented the Top … Continue reading
OSHAs HazCom Standard is advancing towards Rule; OSHA’s long-awaited revised Hazard Communication Standard (HAZCOM) – which adopts the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) is one step closer to being published. The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) … Continue reading
OSHA published a long-awaited proposed rulemaking, which will revise the walking-working surfaces and personal protective equipment standards to improve worker protection from tripping, slipping, and falling hazards. The proposed revisions include a reorganization and redesignation of the standards to make … Continue reading