November 29, 2019 | by: NDA
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) plans to issue a pair of proposals in the new year to update its forklift and walking-working surfaces rules, according to the Department of Labor’s new regulatory agenda.
November 20, 2019 | by: NDA
38 percent of construction workers in the U.S. were between the ages of 45 and 64 in 2018. This coincides with the statistic that in 2017, the highest rate of suicide was among males between the ages of 45 and 54, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.
November 14, 2019 | by: NDA
The data shows that construction occupations once again have higher incidences of injury and illness.
November 11, 2019 | by: NDA
UK contractor pioneers use of remotely-controlled equipment.
California’s Department of Public Health must notify the state’s Division of Occupational Safety and Health (Cal/OSHA) when a worker’s blood lead level tests at or above 20 micrograms per deciliter (µg/dL) under a new state law.
November 07, 2019 | by: NDA
Organization calls on employers to prioritize safety as they navigate changing cannabis laws.
Managing director of AR Demolition, Richard Dolman, has urged contractors to re-think scaffolding to increase levels of safety, efficiency and cost-effectiveness
October 18, 2019 | by: Jeff Lambert
A new video explains the OSHA inspection process and how the agency is helping to protect workers from workplace hazards.
October 14, 2019 | by: Jeff Lambert
Thoughts About Marijuana Use from A College Counselor’s Perspective – By Michelle Maller
October 09, 2019 | by: NDA
A new OSHA publication and webpage on leading indicators show how business can improve safety and health programs by tracking workplace conditions and events to prevent injuries or illnesses.
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