NAOSH North American Occupation Safety and Health Week
Results: 3928 Record(s) Found.
01/02/2018 11:00 AM

Looking Back, Looking Ahead

As this new year unfolds, many of us are reflecting on accomplishments from last year and envisioning even greater achievements in the coming year. Over the last few weeks, many of us have spent time talking with family, friends and colleagues about where we have been and where we hope to go.

12/28/2017 6:00 PM

10 New Year’s Resolutions OSH Professionals Are Making for 2018

It’s hard to believe 2018 is right around the corner. Since the holiday season is a time to reflect on the year that is ending and set new goals for the year ahead, we polled our community of OSH professionals to see what resolutions they’ve made for improving safety and health outcomes after January 1.

12/27/2017 9:16 PM

Court Rejects Industry Challenges to OSHA Silica Standard

On Dec. 22, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit upheld OSHA’s silica dust standard. According to OSHA, about 2.3 million people in the U.S. are exposed to silica dust at work.

12/26/2017 6:00 PM

Microlearning FAQs: Learn How to Get Smarter Faster

Microlearning, an informal training method that has gained popularity in recent years, is emerging as an effective way to convey important concepts in short amounts of time. Is microlearning right for you? Here are three of our most frequently asked questions.

12/21/2017 7:45 PM

OSHA Will Accept 2016 Form 300A Data Through Dec. 31

OSHA announced this week it will continue accepting electronically-submitted reports until midnight on Dec. 31, 2017 and will not take enforcement action against employers who submit their records after Dec. 15 and before Dec. 31. 

12/21/2017 1:45 PM

The Seven Steps of Confined Space Rescue

When working in confined spaces, an important question for safety professionals to consider is what to do if someone becomes injured, incapacitated or trapped in a space and has to be rescued. The steps below will help guide safety professionals through preparing for and executing a confined space rescue in a timely manner.

12/20/2017 4:07 PM

What Is the Singapore Accord and How Does It Clarify OSH Roles?

Which skills should each type of OSH employee bring to the table? What are those different types? The Singapore Accord, a call-to-action signed at a 2017 meeting in Singapore, encourages OSH organizations to adopt a global framework that helps answer those and other important questions.

12/19/2017 8:56 PM

ASSE prepared to help reverse trend of fatal workplace injuries

ASSE pledges to work with its extensive network of members and stakeholders to help address fatal occupational injuries that increased for the third straight year according to newly released data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. There were 5,190 workplace fatalities in 2016, up 7 percent from 2015.

12/18/2017 10:27 PM

Public Sector Practice Specialty: December Administrator's Message

Lori Schroth, Administrator of ASSE's Public Sector Practice Specialty, reviews some of the many resources available to members of the group and offers suggestions for how you can get more involved.

12/18/2017 9:38 PM

OSHA Posts New Fact Sheets on Silica in Construction

OSHA has issued a new series of revised fact sheets to help employers comply with OSHA’s respirable crystalline silica standards for construction.

Results: 3928 Record(s) Found.


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