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Classification Question: Unsafe Act vs. Unsafe Condition

Loaded Question: What is your opinion on the ratio of Unsafe Acts vs. Unsafe Conditions? In my experience, I have to say that I am biased…

Started by Eric Rodabaugh

20 Sep 12, 2008
Reply by Jason A Beck

Is increased Health and Safety Awareness Helping of Hurting U.S. Manufacturing?

OK...don't throw nothing at me because of this thought, but I am a big advocate for Made in the U.S. and I am practicing what I preach by h…

Started by Ron Komorowski

4 Sep 12, 2008
Reply by Ron Komorowski

Who's better for Safety and Health - McCain or Obama?

I just saw this article on OHS online, and thought it was interesting. So what do you think? Who's better for the Safety community?

Started by Lara Kretler

7 Sep 11, 2008
Reply by Bill Roy

Has OSHA enforcement been more active lately or the website made the information more available?

Does anyone know what happens to the money collected from fines and penalties? Reference: U.S. Labor Department's OSHA proposes more than…

Started by John Miley

4 Sep 10, 2008
Reply by Kathy Coffey

Best Practices in Lineworker Fall Restraint

Each year hundreds of lineworkers "cut out" or otherwise fall from heights and injure themselves while climbing wooden poles. New best prac…

Started by Kate

0 Sep 5, 2008

Training when there is no time or approval.

Ok, here it is. I have been with this company for over a year. And I was specifically hired to train. That is where my expertise is. And th…

Started by Jason A Beck

7 Sep 3, 2008
Reply by Jason A Beck

Front-line supervisory safety leadership training/education

Hi, we would like to improve our front-line supervisory safety and leadership training. Looking for any examples of such training if anyone…

Started by Todd Friis

6 Aug 28, 2008
Reply by Howard Garrison

How involved do you get in the Safety of Contractors at your facility?

Just setting up a little benchmarking. Do you rely strictly on Purchasing contracts to manage contractor safety on your site, or do you ta…

Started by Eric Rodabaugh

4 Aug 27, 2008
Reply by Lucky Luke

Utility Safety Professionals to Meet in Salt Lake

The Fall 2008 iP Safety Conference & Expo will be held November 11-13 in Salt Lake City. The conference offers 20+ seminars in three di…

Started by Kate

4 Aug 27, 2008
Reply by Kate

Health Care Costs

I found a great article on OH&S . Says that, according to a recent survey released by Buck Consultants, employers plan to significantly…

Started by Rebecca

0 Aug 19, 2008

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What's your favorite motivational/safety quote? 98 Replies

Favorite Motivational Quote: If you want something, you'll find a way - If not, you'll find an excuse.Favorite Safety Quote: Don't learn safety by accident!Continue

Started by Michelle Sears. Last reply by David R Snell yesterday.

Feedback on a injury prevention product we're building.

Hi everyone!For full transparency ill tell you a little about myself and what I hope to accomplish. My name is Zuber and I'm an engineering student who founded a startup helping to build wearable…Continue

Tags: product, prevention, injury, back, safety

Started by Zuber Ahmed on Monday.

Best overall personal safety book? 1 Reply

What do you think is  the best all-in-one book out there for optimizing personal safety and the safety of one's family?  Right now I have …Continue

Started by David R Snell. Last reply by David R Snell Apr 21.

Fire codes for residential buildings

Hi,Can anybody kindly give me a hint how to find Fire Codes for residential buildings in different cities in the United States?Continue

Started by Darren Asad Apr 14.

OSHA and Machine Guard Door Safety???

We have what we feel is not a unique situation and were wondering if anyone might of run across this challenge and know more about the requirements.  We are building a small machine system that…Continue

Tags: electric, osha, air, door, interlocked

Started by Scott V Mar 24.

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