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Machinery guarding and OSHA regulations

Workplaces with machinery are full of unique risks. Leaders have to ensure their training operations are up to protecting their employees. Any workplace that involves potentially harmful machinery has its own set of important OSHA regulations to follow. Training is … Continue reading

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OSHA training: Stay current in the face of updates

Not only are OSHA regulations important to comply with, but also they’re always evolving. It’s up to you to keep up. Keeping employees up on the latest safety procedures as defined by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is a … Continue reading

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OSHA releases results of severe injury reporting program

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration, on March 17, published the results from the inaugural year of its Severe Injury Reporting Program. In 2015, employers reported approximately 10,388 severe workplace injuries, including more than 7,000 hospitalizations and over 2,000 amputations. … Continue reading

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Fall protection remains number one cited OSHA violation

Why is fall protection so important? According to Safety and Health Magazine, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration has named its fall protection standard the most frequently cited violation again, for the fifth year in a row. The entire list, which … Continue reading

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OSHA inspections and your employees

According to OSHA statistics, about 6,000 workers die each year from work-related causes. In order to decrease this number and increase the safety of U.S. workers, OSHA remains open and ready to hear about workplace safety violations. Whether these violations … Continue reading

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