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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.
An electrical panel floor marking kit aids facility managers in complying with OSHA regulation 1910.303.
The program replaces OSHA’s 2009 pilot Chemical Facility National Emphasis Program which covered several OSHA regions in the U.S.
In 2008, a worker was trampled to death while a mob of shoppers rushed through the doors of a large store to take advantage of an after-Thanksgiving Day Black Friday sales event. The store was not using OSHA recommended crowd management measures.
The Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently released a new edition of its Whistleblower Investigations Manual, one of a series of measures to improve OSHA’s Whistleblower Protection Program that were announced in August.