Monthly Archives: April 2016

29 04, 2016

Hearing Loss Common in Mining, Manufacturing Industries

By |April 29th, 2016|Illness & Injuries, Safety, Workplace safety|0 Comments

According to a report using information from the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), workers in the mining, construction and manufacturing industries experienced a relatively high amount of hearing loss attributable to occupational [...]

28 04, 2016

Do You Have to Record Injuries for Drunk Employees?

By |April 28th, 2016|Illness & Injuries, OSHA, Workplace safety|0 Comments

Most employees are sober on the job and responsible about their workplace, so worrying about what to do when an incident occurs while one of your workers is intoxicated is not a primary concern for [...]

25 04, 2016

OSHA Consolidates Silica Rule Petitions

By |April 25th, 2016|OSHA, Safety|0 Comments

In the wake of updated crystalline silica permissible exposure limits (PELs), the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is facing many complaints from groups in affected industries. As such, seven cases have been filed against [...]

25 04, 2016

Pay Attention to IATA Standards

By |April 25th, 2016|HazCom, Safety|0 Comments

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an organization to stay aware of. Even if your business does not explicitly concern matters of air travel, you still likely interact with or even create products that [...]

22 04, 2016

Dollar General Store Exposes Workers to Hazards

By |April 22nd, 2016|OSHA, OSHA Violations|0 Comments

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently conducted a series of inspections on ar General regional locations across the United States. These investigations have not gone well for the company, as OSHA has issued [...]