Workers in North Carolina are advocating for a statewide COVID-19 workplace mandate.
While this guidance does not create new legal obligations, employers should note that new legal obligations from OSHA relating to COVID-19 are likely forthcoming.
Industry experts have praised Virginia’s Jan. 27 COVID-19 worker safety rule.
The AIHA was awarded $500,000 from the CDC for the development of worker safety resources.
The annual Burn Awareness Week will run from Feb. 7 to Feb. 13
The company’s 72% effective vaccine will only require one dose.
On this Safety Speak episode of the podcast, Editor Sydny Shepard discusses the new OSHA guidance on COVID-19, the Center for Construction Research and Training’s new bulletin on nonfatal injury trends in the construction industry as well as news and studies surrounding transportation safety.
The proposed update to OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard was issued on Feb. 5.
In March 2018, the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) published ISO 45001: Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems – Requirements with Guidance for Use, the world’s first International Standard addressing workplace health and safety.
Sixty percent of workers polled by Perceptyx said they would get the COVID-19 vaccine if given a $100 incentive.
56% of people polled said they feel it is their right to use their phones while they are working.
Construction workers in New York City will need to complete Site Safety Training by March 1.
After his Feb 2. Senate confirmation, he is expected to oversee the rebuilding of America’s roads and help strengthen transportation systems.
With coronavirus variants from places like the United Kingdom and Brazil now in the United States, more vigilant practices are necessary to prevent the spread of the virus.
A Jan. 28 nitrogen gas leak killed six people and injured 12 others.
When it comes to electrical safety, there is no such thing as absolute zero risk.
If the legislation is passed, meatpacking employers would be required to provide paid sick leave and PPE to their employees.
Safety programs are the foundation of a successful and safe work environment.
The five pillars will support continued excellence in operations as well as provide a framework for achieving excellence in workforce safety.
Dust explosions pose a severe hazard in the workplace, but there many ways to detect danger before a problem occurs.
Gas detection is a vital element of chemical safety—luckily, it is made easier with the help of technology.
Simple SDS-to-label compliance cross-checks, expert design tips and more.
Evaluating the coefficient of friction of PPE footwear.
The style, fit and materials of your boot could be the difference in safety or an on-the-job injury.
Keeping employees on their feet takes more than a casual reminder to “watch your step” during daily toolbox talks.
Chemicals pose a significant threat to worker safety, so there must be protocols in place and proper equipment available to prevent harm while on the job.
It simply comes down to which training software can provide everything you need in a way that is easy and affordable.
Hydration is often a second thought while completing a rigorous work day, though it should be a primary focus.
In today’s world, disposable gloves have become both increasingly scarce and expensive, making alternatives more necessary than ever.
Footwear is a significant part of protection for workers that requires several components to make it as effective as possible.