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OSHA Delays Silica Enforcement—09/23/17

  On April 6, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced that it will delay enforcement of the respirable crystalline standard for construction for three months—until...

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OSHA Recordkeeping Amendment

  Recent News:  OSHA Recordkeeping Amendment to be Overturned As we shift into the Trump Administration, it appears OSHA priorities are also shifting.  The House of Representatives passed...

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Graduate Safety Professionals- Qualified Academic Programs

The Board of Certified Safety Professionals has expanded its Qualified Academic Programs list for the Graduate Safety Practitioner Program. A GSP is obtained by a graduate with a degree who...

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OSHA Fall Protection Training

Since 1973, OSHA has had ongoing efforts to edit the walking-working surfaces standard. A main focus has centralized around proper employee fall protection training. A fall protection standard for general industry...

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Complete Annual OSHA Recordkeeping by February 1st

OSHA Recordkeeping      Your Annual OSHA 300A Summary must be completed and posted soon by February 1, 2017.  The OSHA 300A Summary must be: Posted by February 1st and...

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2017 Construction Site Safety Trending Topics

According to Construction Dive, construction spending failed to meet expectations last year. Despite the previous year, economists envision a 5% growth in construction spending for the year ahead.  Factors that...

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Top 10 OSHA Violations for 2016

OSHA compiles a list of the most frequent safety violations annually. What can you, as an employer, do with this information? You can take a look into the year...

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Holiday Season Workplace Health & Safety Hazards

With the holidays constantly in mind, it is easy to become distracted during your normal daily routine. Distraction leads to hazards and mistakes. Keep in mind your health and safety...

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Construction Safety Programs: OSHA’s Recommended Best Practices

OSHA issued recommendations for small to medium sized contractors to help enforce programs in construction site safety to keep the workplace and jobsite safe.  Encouraging construction and safety programs...

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