Articles Tagged with ''safety''

MSHA report blasts Massey Energy for hiding violations, intimidating workers at Upper Big Branch (6/30)

Massey Energy not only failed to find and fix hazards at the Upper Big Branch mine, the company also intimidated miners so that they wouldn’t report unsafe conditions and hid violations from government agencies.
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New rescue rope standards on the way (6/30)

Two new ASTM standards for rescue ropes are being developed by an ASTM International Committee F32 on Search and Rescue.
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3E Company and PEC/Premier Safety Management Announce Strategic Alliance to Enhance EH&S Compliance in Oil and Gas Industry

3E Company, a leading provider of environmental health and safety (EH&S) compliance and information management services, and PEC/Premier Safety Management, a provider of training curriculum, safety, and training record databases and standardized audits for oil and gas contractors, today announced a strategic alliance promoting EH&S regulatory compliance management in the oil and gas industry.
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Who needs a safety guy?

Last week I covered the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) annual meeting and as is always the case I ran into more than a couple of earnest looking safety professionals who, with a straight face, claimed that they were trying hard to work themselves out of a job.
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Safety has not been asked to the prom

Green is sexy. It's in vogue. It gets splashed on billboards and endorsed by celebrities.
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Single market, single health and safety qualification

Plans for a universal qualification and training framework for health and safety professionals across Europe have been unveiled, with the aim of improving international recognition of practitioners’ skills.
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Premier Rail Systems Introduces New Permanent Guard Rail System

Falls from roof tops, skylights, holes and other openings are a significant hazard, often resulting in serious injury or death. To help prevent this hazard, Premier Rail Systems (PRS) of Kansas City, KS is proud to announce its unique new Permanent Guard Rail System.
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Flying somewhere for the 4th? Don't pack fireworks (6/27)

As the Fourth of July weekend approaches, the United States Department of Transportation (DOT) is reminding air travelers that fireworks – even small sparklers – are illegal, and can pose a tremendous fire risk to aircraft.
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Workplace amputations in Mississippi, Florida bring OSHA citations (6/27)

A Mississippi recycling company and a Fort Lauderdale manufacturer have both been assessed multiple violations by OSHA, after employees exposed to unguarded machinery suffered serious injuries.
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Comfortable safety glasses

Wiley X premium safety eyewear solves an age-old problem: how to get employees to want to wear safety glasses.
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Eye Injuries: You rarely see them coming. Practical Solutions for reducing injuries to the eye.

The 3M Eye Injury Reduction webinar will provide an examination of how to help solve eye injuries in the workplace. This issue continues to challenge virtually every industry, and the solution is often times multifaceted. 3M will share some new tools and approaches to help you in solving this issue.

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2014 October

This issue features articles about PPE safety and OSHA standards

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