31 01, 2016

Senior Executives and Workplace Safety

By |January 31st, 2016|Safety, Safety Culture, Safety Programs, Workplace safety|0 Comments

Even though executive-level employees don’t tend to be working in the field, they are still key factors in determining the health and safety of every worker within a company. When board members and other senior [...]

29 01, 2016

Schwan Food Company Accepts $100K in Fines

By |January 29th, 2016|OSHA, OSHA Violations, Safety|0 Comments

In late January of 2016, frozen food delivery brand The Schwan Food Company signed an agreement with OSHA stating that the company took full responsibility for identified safety and health hazards and promising that they [...]

28 01, 2016

Leadership and Culture: How to Ensure Safety

By |January 28th, 2016|Safety, Safety Culture, Safety Programs, Workplace safety|0 Comments

You cannot overemphasize the role of safe, committed leadership when it comes to worker health protection. Safety management systems require constant vigilance and a strong push towards compliance in order to stay effective, for behavioral [...]

25 01, 2016

Washington Company Fined $1.3 Million After Dangerous Fire

By |January 25th, 2016|OSHA Violations, Safety, Workplace safety|0 Comments

Zodiac Cabin & Structures Support LLC, a Washington State-based company, is facing over a million dollars’ worth of fines following a severe fire that injured more than a dozen employees.  A Washington safety authority discovered [...]

25 01, 2016

OSHA Granted Power to Order Enterprise Wide Hazard Abatement

By |January 25th, 2016|OSHA, Safety, Workplace safety|0 Comments

  A recent decision by the Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission (OSHRC) – a federal agency that reviews and rules on OSHA inspections – has found that OSHA can compel businesses with multiple facilities [...]