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Category: Safety

Working Safely in Winter Storms

Winter storms create a variety of hazards and can have lingering impacts on everyday tasks and work activities. Learning about how to prepare for a winter storm and avoid hazards

Feds Ban Truck Driver Use of Hand Held Mobile Phones

The US Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has issued a final rule that restricts the use of hand-held mobile telephones by interstate commercial motor vehicle drivers

Oregon Announces 2011 Workplace Deaths

Figure second lowest in state history March 1, 2012 – Twenty-eight people covered by the Oregon workers’ compensation system died on the job during 2011, the Department of Consumer and

It’s Award Time: ROSE and CSEA

AGC Announces the Recognition of Safety Excellence (ROSE) and the 14th Annual Construction Safety Excellence Awards (CSEA). These programs recognize companies who have developed and implemented excellent safety and loss

2013 GOSH Safety Awards Nominations

Does your company have an outstanding safety program? Do you have an extraordinary safety and health manager, company, or safety committee? Honor that commitment and their effort and success by

Changes to Federal Crane and Derrick Rules

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued a direct final rule and notice of proposed rulemaking that applies the requirements of the August 2010 cranes and derricks in

Changes to Federal OSHA’s Strategic Partnership Program

OSHA has issued notified regional administrators to discontinue some incentives for participation in longstanding partnership programs, including the Voluntary Protection Program (VPP), Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program (SHARP), and

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