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EMPLOYEE FATALLY INJURED AFTER BEING CAUGHT IN MACHINERY AT ALPHA BAKING CO.
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BOSCO CUSTOM HOMES EXPOSES WORKERS TO DANGEROUS FALL HAZARDS
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HANOVER, PENNSYLVANIA, CONTRACTOR NAMED A SEVERE VIOLATOR FOR AGAIN EXPOSING WORKERS TO POTENTIALLY DEADLY TRENCHING HAZARDS
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ALABAMA'S WAYNE FARMS POULTRY PLANT CITED FOR EXPOSING WORKERS TO MUSCULOSKELETAL, OTHER REPEAT, SERIOUS SAFETY AND HEALTH HAZARDS
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OSHA CITES MAUI ZIP-LINE OWNER, OPERATOR FOR EMPLOYEE DEATH
Oct. 28, 2014 OSHA cites Maui zip-line owner, operator for employee death Tragic fall could have been prevented with proper safety measures HONOLULU – The U.S. Department of Labor's OccupationaRead More...

NFPA AND CPSC ANNOUNCE CARBON MONOXIDE ALARM SAFETY TOOLKIT
NFPA and CPSC announced the toolkit at a press conference today at a Philadelphia fire station with Philadelphia Fire Commissioner Derrick J.V. Sawyer, NFPA President Jim Pauley, and CPSC Vice Chairman Robert Adler. The event highlighted CO safety, prior to the upcoming winter season, and included a local resident who spoke about how his CO alarm recently saved his life from CO traced to a faulty hot water heater. Read More...

BE SAFE THIS HALLOWEEN BY FOLLOWING NFPA'S FIRE SAFETY TIPS
Glowing jack-o-lanterns, festive decorations, spooky costumes " Halloween offers tons of festive fun, but it does come with hidden fire dangers that can be truly scary. Fortunately, by following some simple safety precautions from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), you can ensure a day of safe fun for your family and trick-or-treaters. Read More...

NFPA AND LEGOLAND FLORIDA RESORT PROMOTE FIRE PREVENTION WEEK WITH SPECIAL FIRE SAFETY DAY
As a national sponsor of LEGOLAND® Parks, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) joined LEGOLAND® Florida Resort today to celebrate Fire Prevention Week (Oct. 5-11) with a special fire safety day in the park. Fire safety day featured live performances by PBS personality Steve Rosnolek of "SteveSongs" fame. NFPA teamed up with SteveSongs this year to help educate children about fire safety, including the release of a children's music video, "Little Rosalie", which informs children about what to do when they hear the sound of a home smoke alarm. Read More...

NFPA ANNOUNCES SECOND NATIONAL WILDFIRE COMMUNITY PREPAREDNESS DAY
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) today announced that the second annual national Wildfire Community Preparedness Day (Wildfire Preparedness Day) is scheduled for Saturday, May 2, 2015. Read More...

NFPA LAUNCHES EXPANDED ELECTRIC VEHICLE TRAINING FOR THE FIRE SERVICE
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) announced its expanded, free online training for the fire service: Electric/Hybrid/Fuel Cell Safety Course for Trucks, Buses, and Commercial Fleet Vehicles. The new course provides response training for incidents involving these advanced electric drive vehicles and builds on NFPA's electric vehicle (EV) training program that focuses on electric and hybrid passenger vehicles. Read More...

NFPA AND CVS PHARMACY PROMOTE IMPORTANCE OF WORKING SMOKE ALARMS IN NYC DURING FIRE PREVENTION WEEK, OCTOBER 5-11
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and CVS/pharmacy have teamed up to promote the importance of working smoke alarms in support of Fire Prevention Week and this year's campaign, "Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives: Test Yours Every Month!" Read More...

NFPA AND THE HOME DEPOT TO PROMOTE SMOKE ALARM SAFETY IN SUPPORT OF FIRE PREVENTION WEEK, OCTOBER 5-11
The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and The Home Depot are working together to promote the importance of working smoke alarms in support of Fire Prevention Week's 2014 campaign, "Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives: Test Yours Every Month!". Read More...

MAKING ONSITE TRAINING MORE EFFECTIVE
Those who are responsible for providing safety and other onsite training can improve its effectiveness and worker interest through a number of simple strategies.Read More...

ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION KITS - WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
A well-prepared accident investigation kit will include all the materials you need to gather information, along with clear instructions for the steps to take.Read More...

SHIVVERS RECALLS RIDING LAWN MOWERS DUE TO FIRE HAZARD
The ignition module can fail to ground, resulting in overheating and melting, posing a fire hazard.Read More...

OSHA ANNOUNCES NEW REQUIREMENTS FOR REPORTING SEVERE INJURIES
The rule, which also updates the list of employers partially exempt from OSHA record-keeping requirements, will go into effect on Jan. 1, 2015.Read More...

HOW LEAN CAN DRIVE EMPLOYEE SAFETY ENGAGEMENT
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SLC 2014: POP QUIZ - ARE YOU A TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADER?
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SLC 2014: "WOULD YOU LIKE ME TO WATCH OUT FOR YOUR SAFETY?'
"When you make it comfortable for somebody to point out a hazard to somebody else, they're willing to do it," safety speaker John Drebinger said during his keynote at EHS Today's 2014 Safety Leadership Conference. Read More...

SLC 2014: POLYTRON'S MACHINE SAFETY CHECKLIST
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SLC 2014: ROCKWELL AUTOMATION'S SAFETY MATURITY INDEX
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SLC 2014: TOP SAFETY LAWYERS GIVE THEIR REVIEWS
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SLC 2014: HOW PROCTER & GAMBLE COOLS THE SAFETY V. ENGINEERING WAR
Travis Hessman P&G has a three-step plan to align the goals and values of engineering and safety departments and to end the fight for resources. Read More...

SLC 2014: TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADERSHIP: BEYOND SAFETY
Ginger Christ Transformational leaders have the ability to move an organization from a transactional one to one that empowers employees. Read More...

SLC 2014: IMPROVE YOUR LEADERSHIP TO IMPROVE YOUR SAFETY
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AMERICA'S SAFEST COMPANIES 2014 [PHOTO GALLERY]
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SLC 2014: 8 KEY ELEMENTS OF A WORLD CLASS SAFETY PROGRAM
Ginger Christ Being world class requires buy-in by management. Read More...

WESTAR ENERGY'S CULTURE OF SAFETY
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WHAT EMPLOYERS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT EBOLA
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SLC 2014: THEY'RE NOT MY EMPLOYEES! (AND OTHER MISTAKES EMPLOYERS MAKE)
OSHA is taking a closer look at companies that employ temporary workers. That, combined with the agency's new recordkeeping requirements, could spell t-r-o-u-b-l-e for employers who hire temporary workers. Read More...

SLC 2014: IMPLICIT SAFETY " ROCKWELL AUTOMATION AND THE FUTURE OF SAFE TECH
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SLC 2014: HELPFUL SAFETY PHRASES EVERYBODY SHOULD KNOW [VIDEO]
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SLC 2014: SUBARU " SURVIVING THE ELEMENTS OF SAFETY
Ginger Christ Even in the most abnormal conditions, a solid safety foundation will endure. Read More...

SLC 2014: SAFETY BRINGS YOU HOME " WELCOME TO THE SAFETY LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE!
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SLC 2014: THERE'S NOTHING TOP-SECRET ABOUT RAYTHEON'S SAFETY BEST PRACTICES [PHOTO GALLERY]
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SLC 2014: WHAT'S YOUR BIGGEST SAFETY CHALLENGE? [PHOTO GALLERY]
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SLC 2014: CONTINUOUS SAFETY: THE TOYOTA WAY
Travis Hessman Toyota Industrial Equipment Manufacturing's K-HYP system brings safety into the quality conversation, where it belongs. Read More...

SLC 2014: DODGE RAM AND CUMMINS: ICONIC BRANDS, QUALITY AND SAFETY
A tour of the Cummins Inc. Columbus Midrange Engine Plant highlighted the strict quality control measures that are applied to the manufacture of the iconic Dodge Ram Truck engine and the safety measures implemented to protect employees. Read More...

TRANSPORTATION FIRM FACING $145,420 IN OSHA FINES FOR FORKLIFT AND FALL HAZARDS
OSHA cited the company for 16 alleged violations, including five repeat, one willful and two serious safety violations. Read More...

VIDEO CONTEST CHALLENGES HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS TO "SPEAK UP' ABOUT WORKPLACE SAFETY
How do you get young people fired up about workplace safety? Challenge them to get their creative juices flowing " and offer them cold, hard cash. Read More...

JANESVILLE ACOUSTICS PLANT CELEBRATES 1 MILLION MAN HOURS WITHOUT A LOST-TIME INJURY
The milestone is a new record among the company's seven manufacturing facilities. Read More...

TIPS TO AVOID THE SCARIEST PLACE OF ALL " THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT " ON HALLOWEEN
The scary fact is that 9. 2 million children are injured annually on Halloween and treated at a local emergency department. Curated Read More...

CDC "TIGHTENING' ITS PPE GUIDELINES ON EBOLA FOR U.S. HEALTH CARE WORKERS
The agency said the guidance reflects best practices from the safe treatment of Ebola patients at Emory University Hospital, Nebraska Medical Center and National Institutes of Health Clinical Center. Read More...

WHAT IT MEANS TO BE ON OSHA'S SEVERE VIOLATOR LIST
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SHIFT WORKERS MIGHT WANT TO SKIP HIGH-IRON FOODS AT NIGHT
"When a shift worker eats foods high in iron at night it could exacerbate the lack of synchronization between the clock in the liver and the main one in the brain," says Donald McClain, University of Utah professor of medicine (endocrinology) and biochemistry. Curated Read More...

SAFETY AND HEALTH THREATS THAT ARE DEADLIER THAN EBOLA [PHOTO GALLERY]
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