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New ASME B30.5 and OSHA C-DAC

Can anybody please give me a straight up answer on an exact date the new 2007 ASME B30.5 regulations take effect. Also when osha's C-DAC go…

Started by Jason Nash

4 May 20, 2013
Reply by Kevin Moore

Calling All Contractors: Lead Certification Is Now Required By Law

Effective, Today, April 22nd, 2010, a new EPA lead rule takes effect. Contractors performing renovation, repair and painting projects that…

Started by Jennifer Sledziona

0 Apr 22, 2010

You're a Pro: Power Tool Safety

Four new videos on power tool safety; free to download for use in your safety presentations or click-through to YouTube for embed codes to…

Started by WorkSafeBC.com

0 Dec 23, 2009

Innovative new construction safety products...

There are many products available today which have been specifically designed to reduce the risk of injury in construction. What new, inno…

Started by DoorJak Team

2 Aug 10, 2009
Reply by DoorJak Team

Construction Safety Videos

Free downloadable construction safety videos to use in your safety meeting or crew talks: http://tinyurl.com/4z4rdt http://tinyurl.com/4ac5

Started by WorkSafeBC.com

2 Feb 5, 2009
Reply by WorkSafeBC.com

Best Practices in Construction Safety

I am looking for some examples of best safety practices in construction.

Started by Karen Fuller

2 Sep 2, 2008
Reply by William

Q&A on New OSHA Standards for PPE

The Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) recently issued a final rule regarding Employer Payment for PPE products. This rule…

Started by Safety Community

0 Jun 6, 2008

OSHA Construction market

by Sean Sweeney A big change has occurred in the Construction market that has significant implications on PPE experts and suppliers as wel…

Started by Safety Community

0 May 27, 2008

Construction Workers: Guard your hands with the proper gloves for the task

By Sean Sweeney Hand injuries resulting from cuts and puncture cost the construction industry a whopping $382 million each year, according…

Started by Safety Community

0 May 22, 2008

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Medical device hazard analysis is of vital importance to a medical device. Medical device hazard analysis is at the heart of medical devices because if the device is not analyzed thoroughly for the hazard, or danger, that it poses, it is likely to cause problems of any kind to the user. Many a time, it becomes a matter of life and death. This is why medical device hazard analysis is of foremost importance.So, what is medical device hazard analysis? Medical device hazard analysis may be defined…See More
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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 includes some pneumatic components and some heated plates inside a small guard system.  We include emergency stops on the machine and if they are actuated it removes all electric current and dumps all air pressure from the machine.  We have several electrically interlocked doors that can be opened to…See More
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OSHA Inspection At Santa’s Workshop 1 Reply

Even Santa isn't safe from OSHA! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x4SIdBALvDwJay…Continue

Started by Jay D. Rohman. Last reply by Donald R. Schwenke Dec 30, 2015.

Safety Week!

May 4 - 10, 2014 is the first ever Construction Safety Week!  31 companies joined together to create a special focus on safety.  Is anyone doing anything to celebrate, or observe it?Continue

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Started by Brittany Long May 5, 2014.

Tying off to Adjacent Poles 3 Replies

I am aware that scissor lifts do not fall under the aerial lift standards (although they should) but rather under the mobile scaffold standards. However, is there any standard someone can find about…Continue

Started by Garry L Mullins Jr. Last reply by Terry P. Keenan Oct 4, 2013.

New ASME B30.5 and OSHA C-DAC 4 Replies

Can anybody please give me a straight up answer on an exact date the new 2007 ASME B30.5 regulations take effect. Also when osha's C-DAC goes in effect. Every crane site and magazine i read praises…Continue

Tags: operator, rigger, asme, osha, construction

Started by Jason Nash. Last reply by Kevin Moore May 20, 2013.

Fall protection 1 Reply

The campaign to stop falls in construction is well underway! In 2010, more than 10,000 construction workers were injured as a result of falling while working from heights. ASSE supports our Arizona…Continue

Started by Cory Zielke. Last reply by Lukeav - Lanier Upshaw Aug 2, 2012.

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