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Safety update: OSHA announces fit-test procedures

Fabricators as well as other workers may be required to use respirators to protect themselves from inhaling fumes, particles, or dust when…

Started by Safety Training International

1 Dec 4
Reply by Jen McDade

Proper guarding protects workers: Six steps to focusing on your employees' needs

When people think of machine guarding, usually they think of devices to protect people from the moving parts on machinery. When people thi…

Started by Safety Training International

1 Dec 4
Reply by Jen McDade

Locking in safety

Understanding and implementing OSHA-approved safety measures Last year the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued mor…

Started by Safety Training International

1 Nov 30
Reply by Jen McDade

Workers Fined for Not Wearing PPE

A new Canadian law starting July 1 where workers will receive a $50 non-compliance ticket from the Yukon Health and Safety Board for not we…

Started by John Astad

7 Feb 10, 2011
Reply by Kelley Winter

Question of STB

Is the Composite Toed shoes/boots acceptable when steel toed shoes/boots are required?

Started by Dawn Eichenlaub

13 Mar 4, 2010
Reply by Greg Brosey

Customer question/complaint about wearing leather gloves for flash protection at times.

Recently a student of mine had a customer question/complaint about wearing leather gloves for flash protection at times. Since even a catag…

Started by Larry Riley

0 Sep 9, 2009

Safety Glasses to give away in FREE OSHA classes

Many of you are familiar with my Free OSHA Training Workshops on Electrical / Arc Flash provided through the Susan Harwood Grant. I am curr…

Started by Larry Riley

0 Jul 1, 2009

How Does OSHA enforce NFPA 70E?

How Does OSHA enforce NFPA 70E? NFPA 70E is not Incorporated by "Reference" in 29 CFR 1910 However, OSHA has several requirements that are…

Started by Bryan E Rupert

0 Apr 21, 2009

Will every facility have to conduct an engineering arc flash study? NO.

Will every facility have to conduct an engineering arc flash study? NO.If the electrical distribution system will produce only 100kA Cycles…

Started by Bryan E Rupert

3 Apr 7, 2009
Reply by Pam Wilkinson

Six dangerous misconceptions about crane safety

Nearly every product today has a warning label. In fact, many products have multiple warning labels, lights, and bells. We even have warnin…

Started by Safety Training International

1 Nov 30, 2008
Reply by John Miley

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[General Industry] What is your workplace's policy on headphones? Working on one currently.

I have been tasked to create a headphones (and cell phone) policy for my employer. I am relatively new to this company, but so far they've let everyone listen to headphones and mess around with their phones at any time, anywhere. Even the PIT drivers. It's insane. My initial reaction is to say NO HEADPHONES WHATSOEVER, but my ops manager is concerned it will drastically reduce morale. I suggested that each department should have their own radio and they can play music for everyone to hear, at a…See More
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Nutrition Facts labels of pure maple syrup and honey

FDA Commissioner, Scott Gottlieb, has announced a major overhaul of the FDA’s update to the Nutrition Facts label on products. This overhaul, the first in nearly twenty years, is aimed at empowering consumers by furnishing information on Nutrition Facts labels pure maple syrup and honey that ensures greater accuracy and is more science-based. With this, the FDA wants to help consumers make more informed and healthier choices.This update to the Nutrition Facts label has incorporated the latest…See More
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[General Industry] What is your workplace's policy on headphones? Working on one currently.

I have been tasked to create a headphones (and cell phone) policy for my employer. I am relatively new to this company, but so far they've let everyone listen to headphones and mess around with their…Continue

Tags: general, industry, distraction, music, phone

Started by Kyle C. Johnson 20 hours ago.

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Distracted Driving 1 Reply

****WARNING**** Despite the fact that this is a life event portrayed by actors, it's graphic. This video should be part of…Continue

Tags: texting, fatality, safety, car, driving

Started by Wendy. Last reply by Jen McDade Dec 5.

Safety update: OSHA announces fit-test procedures 1 Reply

Fabricators as well as other workers may be required to use respirators to protect themselves from inhaling fumes, particles, or dust when performing cutting, grinding, welding, coating, or painting,…Continue

Tags: online, training, Safety, workplace, PPE

Started by Safety Training International. Last reply by Jen McDade Dec 4.

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