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Indiana Company Sees Corporate Wellness Program Success


Batesville, IN-based casket maker Hillenbrand Inc. has seen significant amounts of weight lost by employees by telling them to eat more.  (read more)

Former Massey Energy CEO Indicted in 2010 Explosion


Don Blankenship, former chief executive of Massey Energy, was indicted Nov. 13, 2014, on four criminal charges relating to a 2010 explosion that killed 29 miners.  (read more)


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ANSI/ASSE Z359 Fall Protection Code (Version 3.0)


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What's New?

New Health Advisory Details Food Flavoring & Scent Ingredient Manufacturing Concerns


The new “Occupational Disease Investigation: Food and Consumer Goods Flavorings,” advisory from ESIS examines food and consumer goods flavorings and scent ingredients and recommends several steps manufacturers can take to help protect their workers and mitigate claims and losses.  (read more)

ASSE & Fall Protection: Consensus Building, Cutting-Edge Solutions & Personal Commitment


Last month, as I was reviewing the BLS Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries for 2013, I noted that 574 of the 4,405 occupational fatalities—or 13%—were due to falls to a lower level. Most of those falls were related to construction activities.  (read more)

Government Affairs

EU-OSHA Unveils Online Tool for Managing Stress in the Workplace


As part of the Healthy Workplaces Manage Stress campaign, EU-OSHA launched an e-guide on managing stress and psychosocial risks at work.

Expert ASSE/ANSI Panel Examines Hydrogen Sulfide in Oil & Gas Industry


Members of the committee that developed ANSI/ASSE Z390, AcceptedPractices for Hydrogen Sulfide Safety Training Programs, presented today at the OSHA Oil & Gas Safety Conference in Houston, TX.


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