A new record of coronavirus hospitalizations in the United States was reached on December 2.
The agency’s emergency regulations were approved on November 30.
Maryland nursing homes are requiring staff to undergo PPE training after a statewide surge in COVID-19 cases in nursing homes and assisted living facilities.
After a reported 35,525 COVID-19 cases among health care workers, the California Department of Public Health will now require workers to be tested weekly.
The FDA expands the approval of the flu treatment Xofluza to include prevention of the virus after exposure.
Moderna applied for FDA authorization for its vaccine, which is reportedly 100% effective at preventing serious cases of coronavirus, on Monday.
Assessing risk level and ensuring workers have proper PPE are key steps to maintaining construction worker safety during this time.
How to train and equip employees for fall protection to satisfy OSHA regulations and ensure worker safety.
Eye injuries on the job today are far too common. Employers should conduct risk assessments to determine hazards and protect against them.
In a post-COVID world, organizations must develop policies rooted in evidenced-based solutions that foster a safer workplace and drive cost savings.
Successfully combining vision protection with face coverings to protect workers from COVID-19 may be logistically challenging, but it is not impossible.
In this environment, seeing and then adjusting to limitations, weaknesses and blockages is critical to leadership and to safety performance.
The NSC released a statement of approval in response to a workplace safety expert’s appointment to President-elect Joe Biden’s coronavirus task force.
Hand protection for workers during chilly and windy environments should not be a second thought, as cold stress can lead to several hazardous conditions.
Thanks to the advances in digital data capture and recording by sensors and devices, information is a commodity that is not in short supply.
OH&S has been celebrating innovation and products optimized to keep workers safe for over 10 years.
Management Commitment pertains to high level leadership’s “direct participation” in an organization’s EHS program.
There’s no official checklist or cheat sheet to make sure hearing testing is an effortless experience—some things come with experience and time.
Cold stress shouldn’t be a risk you and your team overlook.
During unplanned chemical releases, there are bound to be more questions than answers. Plume models are the best way to answer these questions and more.
Your guide to choosing the best winter work gloves.
Employing these techniques can be the difference between a safe, routine maintenance activity and a serious injury.
Components like proper PPE, Lockout/Tagout and clear hazard communication are essential to implementing “safety first” practices.
As several biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies begin to apply for and receive emergency use authorization from the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) for their COVID-19 vaccines, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has activated the distribution phase of its Operation Warp Speed Strategy for Distributing a COVID-19 Vaccine.
OSHA provides a guide for employers to follow in order to keep their employees safe from coronavirus infection and the winter elements.
Join Editor Sydny Shepard as she discusses the HHS guidelines on drug testing, the latest injury rates for the Meat Packing and Processing industry and how OSHA is suggesting retailers, delivery workers and those in order fulfillment decrease their risk of transmitting COVID-19.
A well-thought-out and well-organized emergency response plan will help prevent fatalities, reduce equipment maintenance costs and help mitigate potential environmental hazards.
Investing in machine learning, the internet of things (IoT), and artificial intelligence (AI) to improve operational excellence, provide better customer experience, and ultimately grow a company’s bottom line isn’t a new idea.
Interested in how to create an effective FR/AR program that works globally? Tune in as Editor Sydny Shepard talks with Paul Castelli, Westex's International Sales Director, about standards and certifications that transcend location.