OSHA GUIDANCE ON CLOTH FACE COVERINGS
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently published guidance on the use of cloth face coverings by working in hot and humid conditions while indoors. OSHA recommends that employers follow these practices to protect against the spread of COVID-19 and the risk of heat-related illnesses.
2020 OSHA 30 HOUR CONSTRUCTION COURSE
Safety Resources will be holding an OSHA 30 Hour Construction Course on Monday, November 30th and Tuesday, December 1st and again on Wednesday, December 9th and Thursday, December 10th. Don’t delay - Deadline to enroll is Wednesday November 25th!
2020 CONSTRUCTION SAFETY WEEK SEPTEMBER 14-18
This year’s theme is “Built on Safety”. This is an industry-wide education and awareness event for the construction industry. Companies are encouraged to participate to help raise awareness and importance of working injury free.
NIOSH WARNS OF COUNTERFEIT RESPIRATORS
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health says counterfeit respirators are being sold in the U.S. and the models, many of which are made in China, may not be capable of providing appropriate respiratory protection.