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October 2011 Blog Posts (11)

HUGS Fall Protection Guardrail System Keeps Habitat for Humanity Volunteers Safe at Suzie Q Blitz Build

As part of Tampa Bay Habitat for Humanity’s accelerated build event for Breast Cancer Awareness Month called the “Suzie Q Blitz Build”, HUGSafety’s Fall Protection Guardrail System was used to help expedite the building process by…

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Added by HUGSAFETY on October 27, 2011 at 9:01am — No Comments

October 2011 Press Release: Professional Keratin Smoothing Council Urges Salon Source Capture Ventilation

Press Release/October 2011: 

The Professional Keratin Smoothing Council (Cadiveu, Keratin Complex, Marcia Teixeira, SalonTech, & Aerovex Systems) recommends that appropriate salon ventilation is being used for keratin hair smoothing treatments. Salons that are not equipped with the appropriate salon ventilation should NOT provide these services until this situation is corrected.  …

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Added by Bonnie Duerst on October 26, 2011 at 12:08pm — No Comments

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Added by Katie Sowinska on October 21, 2011 at 11:19am — No Comments

Is OSHA's Implementation of New Fall Protection Standards Really That Costly?

OSHA’s implementation of the new fall protection standards have left many contractors wondering if creating a new safety strategy that involves the purchasing of fall arrest or guardrail safety systems can negatively impact their business by being too costly.

 

Regarding this issue, Bill Moore of Legacy Contracting Solutions had this to say when interviewed by the Palm Beach, FL. Post: “We’re getting beaten by people who say they don’t care about the rules.” Mr. Moore explains…

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Added by HUGSAFETY on October 21, 2011 at 9:00am — No Comments

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Added by Mohamed Abd El Salam on October 16, 2011 at 11:44pm — No Comments

US Department of Labor's OSHA sues South Carolina real estate management company.

US Department of Labor's OSHA sues South Carolina real estate management company to obtain reinstatement and compensation for whistleblower CMM Realty alleged to have violated OSH Act and Clean Air Act.  Will they loose their Real Estate License?

 

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has sued CMM Realty Inc. for…

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Added by Henry Wilter on October 13, 2011 at 6:20pm — No Comments

OSHA publishes new educational materials on protecting workers from hazards found in laboratories

Check out the Laboratory Safety Procedures and the new Lab Safety Document

 

WASHINGTON – The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) today published new educational materials (http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/laboratories/index.html) for…

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Added by Henry Wilter on October 13, 2011 at 12:53pm — No Comments

US Labor Department's OSHA cites Fort Worth, Texas, contractor for serious and repeat safety hazards following worker fatality in Webster, NY, tunnel

BUFFALO, N.Y. – The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Fort Worth, Texas-based tunneling company Southland Contracting Inc. for seven violations of workplace safety standards after one of its employees was killed at the Eastside Water Supply Project in Webster.…

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Added by Henry Wilter on October 12, 2011 at 5:35pm — No Comments

Do the New Life Support Guidelines Mean I Have to Retake My ACLS Test? Questions and Answers

In 2010, the American Heart Association released new guidelines for first aid and life support courses. With a new set of ACLS modules and ACLS test questions, 2011 certification courses will have some distinct differences from those based on the 2005 guidelines. Does this mean that individuals certified under the 2005 guidelines need to recertify right now?

 

Michael Huckabee, PhD, PA-C,…

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Added by Rebecca Howard on October 7, 2011 at 3:40pm — No Comments

On Center Software To Provide Upgraded Armstrong Data In Quick Bid Product

On Center Software, the first name in construction software, today announced the firm’s Quick Bid software will be including upgraded Armstrong Commercial Ceilings product and pricing data.

 

With Armstrong’s help, On Center Software has integrated hundreds of Armstrong ceiling materials and over 210 Armstrong Ceiling System Assemblies into Quick Bid, the firm’s signature…

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Added by Crystal Thomas on October 6, 2011 at 1:07pm — No Comments

New Documents for Trenching Safety

Trench related accidents are some of the most common and terrible deaths associated with construction, yet  Dr. David Michaels, Assistant Secretary of Labor for OSHA, says it is "entirely preventable".   In an effort to increase trenching safety awareness and implementation, OSHA has…

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Added by Henry Wilter on October 4, 2011 at 7:00pm — No Comments

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