OSHA has recently updated the Guidelines for Safety and Health Programs it first released 30 years ago, to reflect changes in the economy, workplaces and evolving safety and health issues.
Pacific Coast Safety Fest 2017 is a free training event sponsored by OSHA and hosted by Region IX OSHA Training Institute Education Centers, and takes place the week of March 6-10, 2017, in California, Nevada and Arizona.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has awarded $10.5 million [...]
As the volume of shoppers expands during the upcoming holiday season and potential hazards increase, OSHA is reminding retail employers to implement safety measures to prevent injuries and manage large crowds effectively.
OSHA recently published a General Industry Digest as an aid to employers, supervisors, workers, health and safety committee members, and safety and health personnel in their efforts toward achieving compliance with OSHA standards in the workplace.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has named Dean McKenzie as the new director of the agency's Directorate of Construction. McKenzie previously served as director of OSHA's Office of Construction Services from 2012-2013
Safety professionals who wish to be authorized by OSHA to teach 10- and 30-hour Maritime Industry Outreach Training Program classes for shipyard employment, marine terminals and longshoring must fulfill the requirements in this article.
The OSHA Confined Spaces Advisor provides guidance to help employers protect workers from the hazards of entry into permit-required confined spaces.
Outreach trainers who wish to be authorized by OSHA to teach the Cal/OSHA versions of the 10- and 30-hour Construction Industry Outreach Training Program classes must fulfill some requirements.
Under a final rule that becomes effective January 1, 2017, OSHA will revise its requirements for recording and submitting records of workplace injuries and illnesses.