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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 [...]

19 08, 2016

OSHA Updates SHPM Guidelines: Six Elements of Safety

By |August 19th, 2016|OSHA, Safety Culture, Safety Programs, Workplace safety|0 Comments

Late last year, OSHA released an update to their 27-year-old Safety and Health Program Guidelines. These guidelines illustrate what OSHA values most in a health and safety program, and are essentially officially-sanctioned best safety practices. [...]

28 03, 2016

OSHA Renews Regional Emphasis Program After Worker Death

By |March 28th, 2016|OSHA, Safety Programs, Workplace safety|0 Comments

In response to a construction worker’s death, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is renewing a Regional Emphasis Program in Kansas, Nebraska and Missouri. After a waste hauling truck hit the 47 year old [...]

24 03, 2016

OSHA Issues Regional Emphasis Program for Poultry Industry

By |March 24th, 2016|OSHA, Safety Audit, Safety Inspection, Safety Programs|0 Comments

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a regional notice on January 25, 2016 aimed at increasing worker health and safety in the poultry industry in Kansas, Nebraska and Missouri. The notice came from [...]

17 03, 2016

OSHA Moves Forward with Safety and Health Program Management Guidelines

By |March 17th, 2016|Health and Safety, OSHA, Safety Programs|0 Comments

In November of 2015, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) released draft documentation of their Safety and Health Program Management Guidelines to the public, seeking commentary that would help optimize the outlined changes. In early [...]