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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. What is a Safety Officer and what are their general responsibilities? The Safety Officer is responsible for: Designing a program that sets up processes to reduce work related injuries and accidents and which is consistent with OSHA requirements Assigning safety responsibilities to various employees Designin... Read More
  5. Am I covered by the OSH Act? The OSH Act covers most private sector employers and their workers, in addition to some public sector employers and workers in the 50 states and certain territories and jurisdictions under federal authority. OSHA covers most private sector employers ... Read More