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Penalty stems from citations for more than 400 process safety management violations cited at Texas refinery in October 2009.
OSHA offers a Safety and Health Topics page that addresses two sectors in the pyrotechnics industry: retail sales of fireworks and fireworks display
The final rule on the standard was issued on March 26, 2012 and became effective on May 25, 2012.
How many wrong answers are permissible? In the workplace: zero. Employee protection is a serious issue with no leeway for error. For answers to the quiz, check back on 5/2/12.
How should a Los Angeles-based facility deal with space heaters when safety inspectors visit?
The published rule will help keep OSHA standards up-to-date and better enable employers to comply with their regulatory obligations.
Since the potential for worker injury from breaker failure exists, employers must remove this equipment from service.
The agency has posted a series of 17 videos to help workers learn about the proper use of respirators on their jobs.
It doesn’t take all that much effort for the proactive facility manager to benefit from—rather than panic at the thought of—an OSHA inspection.
OSHA has published new and revised information that explains workers’ and employers’ rights, as well as how to protect workers from hazards in the construction, general, and maritime industries.