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OSHA Extends Comment Period for Proposed Rule to Ensure Crane Operators Are Qualified to Safely Operate Equipment

OSHA Extends Comment Period for Proposed Rule to Ensure Crane Operators Are Qualified to Safely Operate Equipment

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has announced that it will extend the comment period on the proposed rule on crane operator certification. OSHA said…

Outdoor jobs carry different risks of skin cancer

Outdoor jobs carry different risks of skin cancer

A new study has found that workers in different outdoor industries face different risks of non-melanoma cancer (NMSC). The study involved 563 participants (47% women) 39% among them were farmers,…

OSHA signs alliance to protect sheet metal and air conditioning employees

OSHA signs alliance to protect sheet metal and air conditioning employees

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association Kansas City Chapter (SMACNA-KC) recently signed an alliance focused…

New OSHA alliance to raise awareness about lead exposure

New OSHA alliance to raise awareness about lead exposure

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA); the Georgia Tech Enterprise Innovation Institute’s Safety, Health, and Environment Services Group; and Georgia Department of Public Health’s Division…

Texas-based tower contractor cited after 3 fatalities at Miami work site

Texas-based tower contractor cited after 3 fatalities at Miami work site

A Texas-based tower contractor faces $12,934 in proposed penalties after three workers were killed while attempting to install a new antenna on a communications tower in Miami. The U.S. Department…

OSHA cites food company after worker suffers partial finger amputation

OSHA cites food company after worker suffers partial finger amputation

A food company faces $109,939 in proposed penalties after an employee suffered a partial finger amputation while cleaning a machine jam. The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health…

OSHA and the Clarion University Small Business Development Center Sign Alliance to Improve Workplace Safety and Health

OSHA and the Clarion University Small Business Development Center Sign Alliance to Improve Workplace Safety and Health

OSHA and the Clarion University Small Business Development Center (Clarion University SBDC) have recently formed an alliance to educate small businesses in Pennsylvania on workplace safety and health hazards. During…

Employers Reminded to Post Annual Work-Related Injury and Illness Summaries

Employers Reminded to Post Annual Work-Related Injury and Illness Summaries

Employers in California are being reminded of the requirement to post their 2017 annual summaries of work-related injuries and illnesses. Cal/OSHA says the summaries must be posted from February 1…

Oregon 2018 Safety Break Scheduled for May 9

Oregon 2018 Safety Break Scheduled for May 9

Employers in Oregon are invited to take part in Safety Break on Wednesday, May 9 2017. The event aims to raise awareness and promote the value of keeping people safe…

Alliance promotes safe and healthful working conditions for female construction workers

Alliance promotes safe and healthful working conditions for female construction workers

OSHA and the National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) recently renewed their alliance to continue promoting safe and healthful working conditions for female construction workers. The five-year alliance will…


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