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MSHA Adding More to "Rules to Live By"

MSHA recently announced it will be enhancing how it enforces its “Rules to Live By” initiative, as well as the underground coal mine exam rule stan...

MSHA recently announced it will be enhancing how it enforces its “Rules to Live By” initiative, as well as the underground coal mine exam rule standards. “Rules to Live By” is a program that began in 2010, aimed at preventing mining deaths.

News and Trends

President Obama Signs New Law Affecting Chemicals & Labeling

From when it began in 1970, the charge of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has been to ensure that all Americans are protected from signif...

From when it began in 1970, the charge of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has been to ensure that all Americans are protected from significant risks to human health and the environment where they live, learn, and work.

News and Trends

State Departments of Transportation Win Awards for Public Projects

As a supplier to Departments of Transportation (DOTs) throughout the U.S., Graphic Products would like to congratulate the seven DOTs spotlighted i...

As a supplier to Departments of Transportation (DOTs) throughout the U.S., Graphic Products would like to congratulate the seven DOTs spotlighted in the northeastern region of the U.S. and were heralded by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO).

News and Trends

OSHA Fines Five Contractors $115K for Safety Violations on One Project

At a Lincoln, Nebraska apartment building under construction, OSHA observed and cited five companies for 20 separate safety violations, many of whi...

At a Lincoln, Nebraska apartment building under construction, OSHA observed and cited five companies for 20 separate safety violations, many of which hinged upon inadequate fall protection. Inspections were conducted between mid-December 2015 and January 22, 2016, with $115,000 in citations issued.

Safety

Is Your Workplace Prepared for Emergency Evacuations in the Dark?

While the Department of Energy (DOE) works to beef up power grids and make them more resilient, safety professionals and facility managers can shor...

While the Department of Energy (DOE) works to beef up power grids and make them more resilient, safety professionals and facility managers can shore up emergency evacuation areas with glow-in-the-dark visual communication methods so workers can quickly find their way outside.

News and Trends

New Rule on Public Disclosure of Work Injury Data

On May 11, OSHA issued a final rule that requires employers to electronically submit injury and illness data to OSHA. To employers, this rule stren...

On May 11, OSHA issued a final rule that requires employers to electronically submit injury and illness data to OSHA. To employers, this rule strengthens current standards by not allowing employers to discourage workers from reporting an injury or illness.

Safety

National Safety Stand-Down Underscores Importance of Fall Protection

OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down, happening May 2-6, 2016, works to minimize the number of workplace falls and improve worker safety.

OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down, happening May 2-6, 2016, works to minimize the number of workplace falls and improve worker safety.

Safety

OSHA Updates Eye and Face Protection Standards

OSHA has published a rule that updates its eye and face personal protection requirements for general industry workers.

OSHA has published a rule that updates its eye and face personal protection requirements for general industry workers.

Safety

The Force Can’t Protect Jedis From Workplace Hazards

HSE sues “Star Wars” production over safety violations.

HSE sues “Star Wars” production over safety violations.

Safety

Safety Notes: The Importance of Safety Communication

Is your company cultivating a strong safety culture? It's important to cultivate and develop strong communication skills to ensure all employees he...

Is your company cultivating a strong safety culture? It's important to cultivate and develop strong communication skills to ensure all employees hear and fully understand key messages.