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  1. Fall Protection in Residential Construction The United States Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued a directive rescinding the Interim Fall Protection Compliance Guidelines for Residential Construction (STD 03-00-001). Prior to the issuance... Read More
  2. Placement of Fire Extinguishers in the Workplace What kind of fire extinguisher should I have at my warehouse? Is there a specific size required per square footage or the sort?   Is the extinguisher readily accessible in the event of a fire? ... Read More
  3. Distracted Driving - Preventing Injury and Death Distracted driving has become an epidemic in the United States, and its often fatal consequences are a threat to your workers, your business and the public. Millions of workers' jobs require them to spend part or all of their work day driving ... Read More
  4. TRAINING FOR EMPLOYEES, SUPERVISORS AND MANAGERS TRAINING FOR EMPLOYEES, SUPERVISORS AND MANAGERS An effective accident prevention program requires proper job performance from everyone in the  workplace. As an owner or manager, you must ensure that all employees know about the materials an... Read More
  5. Developing a Profitable Strategy for Handling Occupational Safety and Health Developing a Profitable Strategy for Handling Occupational Safety and Health Nobody wants accidents to happen in his or her business. A serious fire, a permanent injury, or the death of an employee or owner can cause the loss of profit or even a... Read More
  6. What if I think my workplace is unsafe? Often the best and fastest way to get a hazard corrected is to notify a supervisor or employer. If you believe working conditions are unsafe or unhealthful, we recommend that you bring the conditions to your employer's attention, if possible. Yo... Read More
  7. What are the employee’s responsibilities? Very simply, OSHA requires that employees comply with all safety and health standards that apply to their actions on the job. Employees should: - Read the OSHA safety and health poster. - Follow their employer’s safety and health rules and wea... Read More