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OSHA SCHEDULES INFORMAL HEARING ON PROPOSED EXTENSION OF CRANE OPERATOR CERTIFICATION DEADLINE
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US DEPARTMENT OF LABOR'S OSHA FORMS ALLIANCE WITH GEORGIA ORGANIZATIONS TO REDUCE WORKER EXPOSURE TO SILICA IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
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L AND L LUMBER CO. CITED FOR SERIOUS SAFETY AND HEALTH VIOLATIONS FOLLOWING INSPECTION BY US DEPARTMENT OF LABOR’S OSHA
Region 4 News Release: 14-521-ATL (70) April 14, 2014 Contact: Michael D'AquinoLindsay Williams Phone: 404-562-2076404-562-2078 E-mail: d'aquino.michael@dol.govwilliams.lindsay.l@dol.gov L&L Lumber CRead More...

PINPOINT TOWERS CITED BY US DEPARTMENT OF LABOR'S OSHA AFTER WORKER FATALITY ON A TELECOMMUNICATION TOWER IN WICHITA
Region 7 News Release: 14-544-KAN April 14, 2014 Contact: Scott AllenRhonda Burke Phone: 312-353-6976 Email: allen.scott@dol.govburke.rhonda@dol.gov Pinpoint Towers cited by US Department of Labor'sRead More...

US DEPARTMENT OF LABOR OSHA PROGRAM AIMS TO REDUCE RETAIL INJURIES AND FATALITIES IN THE PACIFIC
Region 9 News Release: 14-533-SAN (SF-24) April 14, 2014 Contact: Jose A. Carnevali Phone: 415-625-2631 Email: carnevali.jose@dol.gov US Department of Labor OSHA program aims to reduce retail injurieRead More...

GEORGIA FIRE OFFICERS WIN NATIONAL ANTHEM CONTEST FOR NFPA'S 2014 CONFERENCE AND EXPO
Captain Mark Ware of the Sandy Springs Fire Department in Sandy Springs, G.A., and Lieutenant Rodney Brooks of the Henry County Fire Department in McDonough, G.A., were announced today as the winners of a National Anthem singer contest sponsored by NFPA Read More...

NEARLY TWO-THIRDS OF HOME FIRE DEATHS RESULTED FROM FIRES IN PROPERTIES WITHOUT WORKING SMOKE ALARMS
Three out of five home fire deaths in 2007-2011 resulted from fires in properties without working smoke alarms, according to the report "Smoke Alarms in U.S. Home Fires," released by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). Read More...

NFPA ANNOUNCES 2015 FIREWISE CALENDAR ART/PHOTO CONTEST
The National Fire Protection Association's (NFPA) Firewise Communities Program announces its 2015 Firewise Calendar art/photo contest and invites young artists, between the ages of 6 " 18, to submit their drawing or photo of a project that highlights wildfire safety or an activity/event that helps keep wildland firefighters safer. The deadline to submit artwork is June 2, 2014. Read More...

FIRE PROTECTION RESEARCH FOUNDATION, NFPA, INSURANCE INDUSTRY, OTHERS LAUNCH CAMPAIGN TO CURB DANGEROUS IBC FIRE RISK
The Fire Protection Research Foundation and National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), with support from the insurance industry and coordination from other relevant groups, today launched the Contain the IBC Fire Risk campaign, an educational effort to reduce a serious yet frequently unknown risk for dangerous pool fires associated with intermediate bulk containers (IBCs). Read More...

NFPA AND STATE FARM ANNOUNCE WINNERS OF WILDFIRE PREPAREDNESS DAY PROJECT CONTEST
NFPA and State Farm today announced the winners of the Wildfire Preparedness Day Neighborhood Project Award Contest. A total of 20 projects were selected from more than 80 entries that spanned 25 states. Read More...

DRAFTING A SUCCESFUL SAFETY PROGRAM
By helping you ensure that you have the right systems and programs in place, a safety program can help to ensure that your employees don't get injured on the job.Read More...

WHAT IS GHS, AND HOW WILL IT AFFECT SAFETY AT YOUR FACILITY?
Do you know what your hazardous chemical container label is trying to tell you?Read More...

SAFETY MANAGEMENT GROUP CHARITY GOLF OUTING SET FOR JUNE 6, 2014
Save the date of June 6 for the 12th Annual Safety Management Group Charity Golf Outing.Read More...

NATIONAL SAFETY STAND-DOWN SET FOR JUNE 2014
OSHA announces a national safety stand-down from June 2 to 6 to raise awareness among employers and workers about the hazards of falls, which account for the highest number of deaths in the construction industry.Read More...

AIR MOVERS RECALLED BY PACKAGING TAPE INC. DUE TO FIRE HAZARD
The air mover/blower's thermal switch can fail and cause the motor to overheat, posing a fire hazard.Read More...

INDIANA SEEKING TEENS TO SPREAD MESSAGE ABOUT DISTRACTED DRIVING
Contest unveiled for Hoosier high school and college students in April.Read More...

HAVE YOU THANKED A POLICE OFFICER TODAY?
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FATAL FOUR: SAFETY IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY [INFOGRAPHIC]
April 23 is Construction Safety Day and as these statistics reveal, four types of incidents lead to most of the fatalities. Read More...

DISPOSABLE GAS MONITORS: ARE THEY REALLY CHEAPER?
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TRAGEDY IN WEST, TEXAS: THE ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY (VIDEO GALLERY)
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ANALYSIS: 99% PROBABILITY THAT MANMADE EMISSIONS HAVE CAUSED CLIMATE CHANGE
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INDIANA GLASS MAKER AGREES TO PAY RECORD FINE STEMMING FROM WORKPLACE FATALITY
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OSHA PROPOSES $51,800 IN FINES FOR NEW WAVE PLASTICS FOR ALLEGED SERIOUS HAZARDS AT CLEVELAND FACILITY
A lack of HazCom training and other violations are cited by OSHA at recycling company. Read More...

PPE MANUFACTURERS BENEFITTING FROM ECONOMIC REVITALIZATION AND GREATER SAFETY EXPECTATIONS
While the economic news is good for manufacturers of "above-the-neck" personal protective equipment (PPE), it could be better if there was more consistent regulatory enforcement, according to Frost & Sullivan industry analyst Roland Heinze. Read More...

OHIO PRINTER ALLEGEDLY LACKED ADEQUATE HAZCOM TRAINING, OSHA PROPOSES $91,800 FINE
Lack of training in hazard communication and the safe handling of chemicals contributed to OSHA citations. Read More...

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FLASH FIRE ULTRASOFT 9OZ JACKETS AND PANTS
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ARC FLASH ULTRASOFT JACKET AND PANTS
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THE WESTEX DIFFERENCE
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FEDERAL COURT UPHOLDS OSHA WILLFUL CITATION AGAINST SEAWORLD FOR TRAINER'S DEATH
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FLASH FIRE OVERVIEW
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ARC FLASH OVERVIEW
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WESTEX VIDEO LIBRARY
From hazard testing demonstrations to the performance and capabilities of flame resistant fabrics, the video library has the information you’re looking for. Simply select a video from the list below. From hazard testing demonstrations to the performance and capabilities of flame resistant fabrics, the video library has the information you’re looking for. Simply select a video from the list below. Read More...

CONQUER DISTRACTED DRIVING BY BECOMING AN ACE
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THE KEYS TO SAFE TEEN DRIVING
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3 TIPS FOR PRACTICING MINDFULNESS "IN A MULTITASKING WORKPLACE
Neurologist Dr. Romie Mushtaq says that there's science that supports the benefits of being focused and "in the moment." Read More...

HILARIOUSLY BAD SAFETY TRAINING VIDEOS (VIDEO GALLERY)
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EHS TODAY APRIL 2014 MAGAZINE ISSUE
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NIOSH TO OFFER FREE BLACK LUNG TESTS TO COAL MINERS IN CERTAIN STATES
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IF YOU CAN'T BEAT THEM, JOIN THEM: VALUE-ADDED SAFETY
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10 REAL-WORLD TIPS FOR SMARTER INVENTORY MANAGEMENT
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"FRAZZLED' ON THE JOB: MORE THAN 80 PERCENT OF AMERICAN WORKERS ARE STRESSED OUT
The number of American workers who claim to be stressed by their job has gone up 10 percent in the last year. Less pay and more work were cited by many workers as their greatest stressors. Read More...

NIOSH STUDY REVEALS HIGH PERCENTAGE OF MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS AT POULTRY PLANT
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THE PHOTOGRAPHS OF LEWIS HINE: THE INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION AND CHILD LABORERS [PHOTO GALLERY]
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TAKING YOUR RESCUE TRAINING TO NEW HEIGHTS
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ESSENTIALS FOR A SUCCESSFUL SAFETY INITIATIVE
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