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MSHA enhances enforcement of Rules to Live By initiative to prevent mining deaths

MSHA enhances enforcement of Rules to Live By initiative to prevent mining deaths

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) has recently announced its plan to enhance its enforcement of its “Rules to Live By” initiative of standards commonly…

Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health renewed

Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health renewed

U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez has renewed the charter of the Maritime Advisory Committee for Occupational Safety and Health. The Committee was established in 1995 and advises the…

National outreach campaign focuses on ladder safety

National outreach campaign focuses on ladder safety

Falls from ladders account for about 20,000 injuries and 300 deaths annually. With this, agency staff will talk about lessons from the field discussed during a safety symposium hosted by…

Online course to help employers improve health and safety programming

Online course to help employers improve health and safety programming

A new online course has been launched to help employers integrate their health and safety programming in ways that can bolster bottom-line results while improving the health and wellbeing of…

Stay safe when working in cold, urged NIOSH director

Stay safe when working in cold, urged NIOSH director

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health through its Director, Dr John Howard urges all workers to prioritize safety while working in cold weather conditions. According to the National…

OSHA to hold stakeholder meeting on beryllium rule

OSHA to hold stakeholder meeting on beryllium rule

OSHA is scheduling an informal public hearing on its proposed rule ‘‘Occupational Exposure to Beryllium and Beryllium Compounds.’’ The proposed rule was published in the Federal Register on August 7,…

Budget proposal of nearly $4 billion for safe vehicle automation revealed

Budget proposal of nearly $4 billion for safe vehicle automation revealed

Detroit – U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx revealed the Obama government’s 10-year, almost $4 billion investment to accelerate the development of a safe vehicle automation through real-world pilot projects. Moreover,…

FDA proposes total ban on most powdered medical gloves

FDA proposes total ban on most powdered medical gloves

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Monday announced a proposal to ban most powdered gloves in the United States as these pose an unreasonable substantial risk of illness to…

OSHA, Shipbuilding Group alliance focused on shipyard safety

OSHA, Shipbuilding Group alliance focused on shipyard safety

Developing training and identifying best practices that promote safety and health in shipbuilding and repair are among the goals of a recent alliance between the Occupational Safety and Health Administration…

Partnership between OSHA and Barr & Barr to enhance workplace safety at Amherst College construction project

Partnership between OSHA and Barr & Barr to enhance workplace safety at Amherst College construction project

OSHA has partnered with a construction management company to enhance workplace safety and health during the construction of Amherst College’s New Science Center. Under this strategic partnership, Barr & Barr…


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