OSHA on July 28 issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that clarifies an employer’s continuing obligation to make and maintain an accurate record of each recordable injury and illness throughout the five-year period during which the employer is required to keep the records....More
Virtually all of the 1,500 injuries that occurred to municipal and other public workers in Massachusetts might have been prevented had federal OSHA measures been in place, as they are for all other workers in the state....More
OSHA has conducted a second inspection after a tragedy at a DuPont facility in Texas and found serious, willful and repeat violations and placed the company in its Severe Violator Enforcement Program....More
Every industrial accident provides an opportunity to work better, smarter and safer. Each month EHS Today will feature some of the biggest historic industrial accidents from that month so that we may learn and remember.