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New Changes to COVID-19 Prevention Plan Required

The COVID-19 Prevention Emergency Temporary Standards are still in effect.   However, the workplace standards were updated in December 2021 and ...

Impalement Protection

Impalement: to fasten, stick, or fix upon a sharpened stake or the like; to pierce with a sharpened stake thrust ...

Red-Flag Warning

The red flag has been used throughout history as a signal that there is a problem or danger—encouraging people to stop ...

Holiday Fire Safety Facts

For most, the kitchen is the heart of the home, especially during the holidays. From testing family recipes to decorating ...

OSHA’S 10 Most Frequently Cited Standards (2021)

Every year OSHA compiles a list of the 10 Most Frequently Cited Standards.  This list pretty much remains the same.  ...

COVID-19, THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT AND YOU

COVID-19 has been covered in almost every monthly newsletter sent out for the past 18 months, with no duplication of ...

OCTOBER IS NATIONAL HEARING LOSS MONTH

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) hearing loss is the third most common chronic health condition ...

SIGNIFICANT INCREASE IN SUICIDE BY CONSTRUCTION WORKERS

September is Suicide Prevention Month. Suicide among the U.S. working-age population (ages 16-64 years) is increasing; in 2017, nearly 38,000 ...

Could Your Company be on Cal/OSHA’s High Hazard List?

In addition to Enforcement, California Occupational Safety and Health Administration (Cal-OSHA) has High Hazard Units, one in northern California and ...

Employers Must Provide Respirators (Cal/OSHA COVID-19 Update)

The Emergency Temporary Standard took effect on November 30, 2020. On June 17, 2021, the Occupational Safety and Health Standards ...