Both the NFPA & OSHA need to join forces and develop a Mandatory Combustible Dust regulation with stiff criminal homicide prosecutions. Corporations are always cutting corners and as much as they say they care about safety, in bad economic times it's one of the first things they cut!Not all but many companies put cost above safety. This should not continue to be tolerated and although I prefer a free enterprise approach where possible, voluntary standards are simply not enough. The risk if…See More
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I've been "enjoying" the ongoing conversation in Workplace Safety. Haven't posted lately. I took some time away to help my dad recover from knee replacement. I, too, am a "displaced auto worker", having worked 30+ years with GM before my position was eliminated. I've expanded nationwide in my job search.
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