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March is National Ladder Safety Month

By | 2019-02-25T19:06:04+00:00 February 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Every year more than 100 workers are fatally injured and thousands suffer disabling injuries in ladder-related incidents. In March, the American Ladder Institute is sponsoring its annual National Ladder Safety Month to promote ladder safety at work and home. OSHA will be participating in two symposiums on March 13 in Houston, Texas, (register to attend

New Slip, Trip, and Fall Revisions Start January 17, 2017

By | 2016-12-19T16:34:35+00:00 December 19th, 2016|Compliance, Employee, Health, News, Regulations, Safety|

caution sign OSHA created Subpart D, “Walking-Working Surfaces” in 1971 and has attempted revisions in 1973, 1990, and 2010. After 26 years of trying, spurred largely by the ever-increasing number of fatalities due to falls in both the construction and general industry sectors, OSHA has finalized a significant overhaul of existing Subpart D

13 Fun Facts You Never Knew About Halloween (Plus 1 to Always Remember)

By | 2016-10-24T12:41:26+00:00 October 24th, 2016|Holiday, Safety|

Halloween is the spookiest night of the year, when spirits wander the earth freely… and children wander the neighborhood seeking candy…  and  ghoulish things might happen! But how much do you really know about Halloween?

CONFINED SPACE 101

By | 2016-08-22T04:15:11+00:00 August 22nd, 2016|Compliance, Employee, Health, Regulations, Safety, Uncategorized|

IF IT IS SO SIMPLE, WHY ARE THE STATISTICS SO SCARY? This post is based on an article written by David Kennedy which originally appeared in the August 2016 issue of Occupational Health & Safety. Based on OSHA statistics, almost two workers are killed each week in confined space-related accidents. That’s 92 deaths and nearly