OSHA

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United States Department of Labor Occupational Safety & Health Administration

16 08, 2018

Staying Safe in the Heat: High Temperature Safety

By |August 16th, 2018|Health and Safety, Illness & Injuries, OSHA, Safety, Safety Culture, Safety Programs|0 Comments

There are several dangers associated with high temperatures. In excessive heat, the human body must get rid of excess heat while maintaining a stable internal temperature. Usually, the body has three main ways of cooling [...]

25 04, 2018

Do You Have a Hazard Communication Plan?

By |April 25th, 2018|GHS, GHS Guides, GHS Labeling, GHS Regulations, HazCom, OSHA, SDS software|0 Comments

According to OSHA, maintaining a written hazard communication plan is absolutely critical to workplace safety. This requirement was the second-most commonly cited safety regulation of 2017. Is your company among those out of compliance?  What [...]

17 02, 2017

GHS in the US and Canada: What are the Differences?

By |February 17th, 2017|GHS, GHS Regulations, OSHA, WHMIS 2015|2 Comments

Canada and the US share the world’s longest border, and are each others largest trading partners. The countries share a language and a common law. In recent years, both countries have implemented GHS standards. Despite [...]

4 11, 2016

October Regulatory Roundup

By |November 4th, 2016|Chemical Regulation, EPA, Industry News, OSHA, Workplace safety|0 Comments

October turned out to be a fairly busy month for EH&S regulation. The last month saw a variety of major and minor rules changes and announcements that will effect industry for years to come. You [...]

6 09, 2016

OSHA calls National Stand Down for Fall Safety

By |September 6th, 2016|Illness & Injuries, OSHA, Safety, Workplace safety|0 Comments

Earlier this year, OSHA hosted a national safety stand down on the topic of fall prevention. The stand down was basically an OSHA-sponsored voluntary meeting where workers and management discussed ways to improve fall safety. [...]