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New Products in Safety: How Dual-Hazard Clothing Helps Fulfill OSHA’s Revised 1910.269 Ruling
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New Products in Safety: How Dual-Hazard Clothing Helps Fulfill OSHA’s Revised 1910.269 Ruling

In April 2014, OSHA published a revision to the 1910.269 ruling. The revision applies to employers that work with electric...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , Electrical , Electrical Safety , Electrical Compliance , ewt , nfpa70e , psja

Q & A: Portable Ladder - ANSI Standards
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Q & A: Portable Ladder - ANSI Standards

Question: “What is the minimum weight capacity allowed for a portable ladder in general industry?” Answer: Wood, or metal? In...  More →

Related Topics: online safety training , OSHA , osha standards

What Makes a Qualified Electric Worker?
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What Makes a Qualified Electric Worker?

Any business with employees who work on electrical equipment faces the challenge of determining who is a qualified worker. The...  More →

Related Topics: electrical worker , Electrical Safety , Electrical Compliance , 1910.26 , NFPA 70E , 1910.333

Where to Find Guidance on Assembling Your Workplace First Aid Kit
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Where to Find Guidance on Assembling Your Workplace First Aid Kit

Emergencies are a lot easier to deal with when you have the right tools at your fingertips. The workplace first...  More →

Related Topics: ASSEMBLING YOUR WORKPLACE FIRST AID , First Aid , 24-7 EMS

Qualified Electric Worker (QEW)
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Qualified Electric Worker (QEW)

OHSA’s qualified electric worker (QEW) standards can be confusing whether you’re a manufacturing facility, construction site, or utility. Many people...  More →

CPR and OSHA’s Latest Electrical Power Regulation
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CPR and OSHA’s Latest Electrical Power Regulation

OSHA has scheduled April 11, 2014 as the publication date for its final rule (regulation) on Electric Power Generation, Transmission...  More →

Related Topics: CPR , 24-7 EMS

Q & A: Ladders, Bucket Trucks, and Scaffolding
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Q & A: Ladders, Bucket Trucks, and Scaffolding

Questions: (1) “Can you stand on a two sided ladder over the top with a leg on each side?” Answer...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Compliance , fall arrest , Falls , hr , OSHA , Ladders

Employee Safety Training
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Employee Safety Training

I had the question asked of me one day, “When should a company provide the OSHA required safety training?” I...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Compliance , hr , exposure , PPE , risk , Safety

Deadly Falls and Construction Work
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Deadly Falls and Construction Work

Most employees in the EHS realm know that falls are among the most serious of workplace accidents. A new database...  More →

Related Topics: Falls

Stand-down for Fall Prevention
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Stand-down for Fall Prevention

While preventing falls where workers use ladders and lifts to carry out their job duties is a year-round task for...  More →

Related Topics: Falls , Fall proctection , fall prevention

Safety Blog Series: Part 2 | You’ve Got the Job. Now What?
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Safety Blog Series: Part 2 | You’ve Got the Job. Now What?

Welcome back! So what’s next now that you have this safety position? In Part I we talked about the power...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , checklist , hr , job , online safety training , OSHA , osha standards , PPE , Safety , safety pro

All OSHA - Required Written Safety Programs
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All OSHA - Required Written Safety Programs

Standard Section Required Description Emergency Action Plans – 1910.38 38(b) Yes, if more than 10 employees Written and oral...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , Electrical , exposure , fire , Hazards , job , OSHA

10 Ways To Use Safety Data Sheets
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10 Ways To Use Safety Data Sheets

As a safety professional, Safety Data Sheets (SDSs) have always been a close, professional friend. They are scientific, clear, help...  More →

Related Topics: safety data sheets , sds , sds management

Hazardous Effects of Hazardous Energy – Stay Safe and in Control
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Hazardous Effects of Hazardous Energy – Stay Safe and in Control

Well thought-out plans to control hazardous energy prevent 50,000 injuries and 120 deaths a year, according to OSHA. Hazardous energy...  More →

Related Topics: Hazards , hazaradous

OSHA’s Required Training Frequencies
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OSHA’s Required Training Frequencies

OSHA Required Training for Most Workplaces EMERGENCY RESPONSE OSHA REQUIRED: YES OSHA REGULATION: 1917; 1910.35 – 1019.38; 1926.159 This is...  More →

Related Topics: accident , awareness , OSHA , Training , safety training

HSI January Newsletter
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HSI January Newsletter

Your monthly digest of EHS, Compliance, and Professional Development resources & news for you and your business, with something for everyone....  More →

Related Topics: road rage , newsletter , OSHA , higher education , higher , university , utilities , ewt , Heat stress

Happy Birthday OSHA!
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Happy Birthday OSHA!

OSHA has a birthday? Indeed, and it’s 50 years old today. Fifty years ago, President Nixon signed the Occupational Safety...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , Anniversary

Resources to Help You Avoid OSHA’s Top 10 Most-Cited Violations
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Resources to Help You Avoid OSHA’s Top 10 Most-Cited Violations

OSHA’s list of the top 10 most frequently cited violations hasn’t changed much in the past years. But, according to...  More →

Related Topics: accident , awareness , Compliance , Construction , Electrical , fall arrest , OSHA , risk , Training

OSHA’s Top 10 Violations for 2018 – Learning from our Mistakes
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OSHA’s Top 10 Violations for 2018 – Learning from our Mistakes

We need to learn from our mistakes in order to not repeat them, but we can’t learn from them if...  More →

Related Topics: online safety training , OSHA , osha violations , safety training , top 5

HSI May Newsletter
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HSI May Newsletter

Your monthly digest of EHS, Compliance, and Professional Development resources & news for you and your business, with something for everyone....  More →

Related Topics: newsletter , safety pro , Safety , Health , health and safety , safety training , sexual harassment , Regulations , Heat stress , anti harassment

HSI October Newsletter
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HSI October Newsletter

Your monthly digest of EHS, Compliance, and Professional Development resources & news for you and your business, with something for everyone....  More →

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What To Expect When You're Inspected
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What To Expect When You're Inspected

Barrett Pryce: (00:04)All right, let's kick it off. Welcome to today's EHS Daily Advisor webcast, what to expect when you're...  More →

HSI March Newsletter
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HSI March Newsletter

Your monthly digest of EHS, Compliance, and Professional Development resources & news for you and your business, with something for everyone....  More →

Related Topics: newsletter , safety pro , Safety , Health , health and safety , safety training , sexual harassment , california , Regulations

Death on the Job: 2017 Fatality Numbers Released
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Death on the Job: 2017 Fatality Numbers Released

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics recently released their National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries for 2017. The total fatal...  More →

Related Topics: Construction , death , fails , jobs , Safety

Eye Safety at Work — What Can You Do?
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Eye Safety at Work — What Can You Do?

It doesn’t matter what you do for a living; your eyes are an important tool. Today’s blog offers some tips...  More →

Related Topics: eye safety , eye\ , PPE

Lessons from a Life in Safety: #10
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Lessons from a Life in Safety: #10

Be a story collector! Safety professionals at any career stage accumulate stories quickly, whether humorous, horrific, or, just human—keep collecting...  More →

Related Topics: accident , Construction , Driving , hr , lessons from a life in safety , OSHA , safety pro , Safety Professional

A Decade with OSHA’s Outreach Training Program
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A Decade with OSHA’s Outreach Training Program

Eight million, eight hundred forty-six thousand, three hundred and eighty-two (8,846,382) That is how many workers have been trained in...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , OSHA 10 , OSHA 30 , Compliance , hr

Ripple Effect: Exploring Serious Occupational Injuries and Fatalities for Positive Change
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Ripple Effect: Exploring Serious Occupational Injuries and Fatalities for Positive Change

Barrett:All right. Welcome to our webcast, Ripple Effect, Exploring Occupational Fatalities for Positive Change. First, thanks for being here. This...  More →

Sustaining Campus Safety In the Digital Age
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Sustaining Campus Safety In the Digital Age

Barrett: (00:03)Okay. Welcome to today's webcast, Sustaining Campus Safety in the Digital Age. My name is Barrett. I'm with Vivid...  More →

Sexual Harassment Prevention Training Requirements State and Local Laws
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Sexual Harassment Prevention Training Requirements State and Local Laws

Current as of September 2019 | Courtesy of ThinkHRSexual harassment prevention training is a best practices approach, even if not...  More →

Related Topics: prevention , sexual harassment

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