Because of high elderly death rates, those who are 75-year-old and older will be next in line for the coronavirus vaccine.
The TNEC will continue to offer hazard training for workers with the help of the grant.
Fire may not seem like an immediate threat, but there are more than 5,000 fires in manufacturing plants every year.
In this Safety Speak mini episode of the podcast, Editor Sydny Shepard discusses ISO/PAS 45005: General guidelines for safe working during the COVID-19 pandemic, a new study on telecommuting and BLS data that shows workplace fatalities are at their highest since 2007.
Neck gaiters have been proven to provide protection from coronavirus-carrying respiratory droplets.
The ISO/PAS 45005 guidelines on working safely during the pandemic were developed in only three months instead of the usual three years ISO International Standards take.
The death of a California construction worker in June resulted in around $54,000 in fines for two construction companies.
The number of workplace fatalities has reached a new peak, with 5,333 deaths recorded in 2019.
The Site-Specific Targeting Directive will apply to non-construction businesses.
The test delivers results to your smartphone within 15 minutes of collecting a sample.
The FDA issued the first emergency use authorization for a coronavirus vaccine on December 11.
Ontario, Canada has had a steady increase in construction worker deaths in the past six years.
Listen in as Editor Sydny Shepard and Donaldson's Brent Nelson chat about the adoption of IoT in industrial facilities as well as its specific application with dust collectors.
The holiday season combined with the influx of people working from home has contributed to a large increase in residential fires in Michigan.
Fifty percent of Americans would prefer to work from home even after the pandemic is over, says a report by Pew Research Center.
An FDA panel voted 17–4 to give emergency use authorization to the Pfizer vaccine.
In the field of transportation, distractions can be deadly—even those that generally go unseen.
Due to weak workplace safety and coronavirus protection, a Utah representative may begin the process of introducing a bill to protect state workers.
In this mini episode of the podcast, Editor Sydny Shepard discusses a newly revised construction standard for multi-employer sites and the FDA's approval of a new at-home test for COVID-19 and the flu.
The COVID-19 pandemic has increased the need for support, communication and flexibility from employers.
OSHA will continue to work with craft breweries in Ohio to promote worker safety.
MIOSHA issued citations with fines ranging $400 to $3,500.
Supporting workers from the start demonstrates your commitment to their success and makes good business sense.
The FDA has approved an at-home test that can detect the presence of both coronavirus and the flu.
Comfort level is an important variable to address when wearing PPE, especially fall harnesses.
Britain is set to begin administering the first doses of the Pfizer vaccine next week.
Choices for Biden’s health team slots include Dr. Vivek Murphy, who served as surgeon general under President Obama.
In this episode of the podcast, listen in as Editor Sydny Shepard discusses Cal/OSHA's new emergency regulations to protect against COVID-19 as well as the CDC and FDA's plan on how a Coronavirus vaccine could be distributed in the United States.
The Department of Defense released photos of the vaccination kits and cards that will be part of the coronavirus vaccination process.
An advisory committee for the CDC voted that health care workers and those who live and work in long-term hair facilities will be first in line to be vaccinated for the coronavirus.