Employee's rights to pursue a compensation claim restricted
For example, under previous regulations, if an employee was provided with faulty personal protective equipment which led to him or her suffering harm, then there would be a breach of the regulations and therefore a civil claim. However once Clause 70 ...
Vigilance: Steel Dragons guarding gate
The Fort Hood Sentinel
Div., checks for a motorcyclist's identification card and his personal protective equipment June 11. Sgt. Omar Estrada, 3rd BCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs. View Larger Image Spc. Ronald Gray, a guard at the Clear Creek Access Control Point and ...
LP&L Protects Workers Safety First
All workers are required to use personal protective equipment. They wear several types of gloves, fire retardant clothing and shoes. Special rubber coverings and blankets are used to protect the workers in case they come into contact with anything ...
Fire volunteers get some state money
Lynchburg News and Advance
The Virginia Department of Forestry awarded more then $200,000 to 154 Virginia volunteer fire departments to pay for personal protective equipment, communications gear, water tanks, special wildfire gear and training materials. In the Lynchburg area ...
IL Company Failed to Provide Protective Equipment, Worker Burned By Acid
WorkersCompensation.com (press release)
A total of 15 serious violations were cited, including failure to ensure use of personal protective equipment, such as impervious aprons, boots, and eye and face protection to prevent exposure to acid and other hazardous materials; provide an emergency ...
OSHA fines Harwood Heights manufacturer $50k
It's getting to that time of year once again, where people want to sit outside on the decking, enjoying their drinks, meals or cakes in the warmth of the sun.
At least, that's how it should be, but with our 'turbulent' climate; for each sunny day there seems to be an equally wet one. That makes keeping the outdoor areas clean and safe a full-time job in itself, but one that must be attended to regularly. After all, if a patron slips over, you could be issued with a rather nasty…Continue
Posted by Patrick Bell on June 20, 2013 at 6:20am
Posted by Charles Hunt on June 20, 2013 at 1:00am
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Posted by Charles Hunt on June 20, 2013 at 12:24am
OSHA Outreach Training is the primary approach utilized to train personnel in the requirements of occupational safety and health in Construction. The OSHA 10 Hour outreach course, deals with particular OSHA standards as well as requirements as they simply apply to the construction market place and also explains safety awareness that helps in spotting and…Continue
Posted by Charles Hunt on June 18, 2013 at 10:41pm
Posted by Charles Hunt on June 18, 2013 at 10:30pm
A article from the ISQEM blog on one of the latest issues which may effect OHS professionals future careers.
Over the years I have developed business continuity plans (BCP) hoping they would never be used. Unfortunately things are not always under our control and several times I needed to invoke a BCP…
Posted by Wayne Harris on June 16, 2013 at 9:54am
It seems that every newscast brings another report of homes being damaged by wildfires or accidental blazes. Do all you can to keep your home and family off these news reports. Learn basic fire prevention techniques and know how to respond if a fire does affect your home.…Continue
Posted by Maree Kyle on June 13, 2013 at 2:17pm
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