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OSHA PPE Standards for Safety Equipment | Who is Responsible?

30 November 2016

WHAT IS PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)? According to OSHA, Personal Protective Equipment is anything worn on your person that reduces the risk of illness, injury, or exposure to hazardous materials. Items generally designated as PPE include: Respirators Protective Clothing...

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OSHA’s New Electronic Recordkeeping Rule – Transparency or Turmoil?

01 August 2016

OSHA’s Electronic Recordkeeping Final Rule goes into effect January 1, 2017, amid much controversy and consternation. This rule requires workplace injuries and illnesses to be reported electronically to OSHA, rather than just posted on the current 300, 300A and...

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June is National Safety Month

18 June 2015

Jury finds CEO and Project Manager guilty of manslaughter when worker killed in trench collapse.  Sentencing is July 17th and each man is looking at a 4-year prison sentence.  That’s a chilling thought for those  involved in safety. No...

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