JANUARY 2019 SAFETY FACTS AND SNACKS
SRI Consultant Joe Kennedy will be providing a brief update on OSHA’s enforcement of the new Silica rules, as well as other new OSHA enforcement priorities taking effect in 2019.
DUMP TRUCK FATALITY INVESTIGATION
The Kentucky Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation (FACE) Program is tasked with investigating fatalities and making recommendations to ensure they do not occur again.
HAPPY NEW YEAR AND RESOLUTIONS – ARE YOU READY?
Health and safety should always come first. Here are some resolutions that focus on workplace safety for the New Year.
KEY POINTS TO REMEMBER WHEN TRANSPORTING COMPRESSED GAS CYLINDERS
Safety should always be the top concern when working around and transporting compressed gas cylinders.
SCAFFOLD STAIR SYSTEMS PROVIDE SAFE ACCESS
Scaffold stair systems provide a safe way to access work areas at heights.
12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS SAFETY
During the Christmas season, we are all trying to outdo the neighbors by having the best-lit house on the block and busy hustling about participating in the annual festive family gatherings of meals and traditions. But we need to make sure we are still remembering to keep safety in mind.
IS THE SKY FALLING? NO – AND YOUR TOOLS SHOULDN’T EITHER!
For all objects at height – including humans – the focus always should be on preventing things from falling rather than on catching objects, or on limiting the damage after they fall.
OSHA COURT CASE SHOWS LIMITS ON SAFETY INSPECTIONS
An inspector investigating a worker injury was told to put a box over her head to avoid seeing other hazards.