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Fracking & Drilling Hazards: Beyond Respirable Silica


An OSHA hazard alert indicates that increased fracking and drilling may increase worker exposure to hazards other than respirable silica, including ergonomic issues, chemical exposure and potentially flammable atmospheres.(read more)

Beyond Traffic: DOT Looks Ahead to 2045


U.S. DOT has released a study, “Beyond Traffic,” that anticipates trends and choices facing the U.S. transportation system over the next 3 decades.(read more)

OSHA Examines Cost Workers Pay for Injuries

OSHA’s report, “Adding Inequality to Injury: The Costs of Failing to Protect Workers on the Job,” examines the toll of work-related injuries and illnesses on workers, their families and the U.S. economy. According to the report, the ultimate price is loss of the American Dream. “Serious workplace injuries are devastating to the injured workers, their families and communities. Low-wage workers and their families are particularly impacted by injuries," the report says.

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Event Dates: Jun. 7-10, 2015
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ASSE Standards
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ANSI/ASSE Z359 Fall Protection Code (Version 3.0)


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ASSE Education

Safety Speaks: Tim Fisher on OSH in 2015


Safety Speaks is a podcast about the latest and greatest in occupational safety, covering contemporary issues in the world of OSH and providing insight from industry leaders.  (read more)

What About the H in OSH?


As we navigate into the second month of 2015, many of us are striving to stay committed to our New Year’s resolutions. Often, these resolutions involve vows to quit smoking or lose weight, or to take some other action to improve our health.  (read more)

Government Affairs

New Arc Flash White Paper Explains New Labeling Procedures


Brady has released a white paper titled “Improve Safety With Arc Flash Labeling.”

FEMA Offers Cold Weather Safety Tips


With temperatures dropping to record lows in some places, FEMA is offering safety tips for individuals and families faced with the dangers of extremely cold temperatures.

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