At last year’s National Safety Council Congress
and Expo, OSHA presenters noted that fall protection
was the agency’s second-most cited violation
category. That’s no surprise â€” fall protection
consistently ranks among OSHA’s highest number of
inspections and total fines.
Did you know OSHA estimates that more than 200,000 general industry establishments in the U.S. â€” employing around 12 million people â€” have confined spaces? Among those sites, approximately 1.6 million people enter confined spaces every year.
ISHN is celebrating it's 50th anniversary this year. Check out their big anniversary issue, which includes content on the 50 leaders for today and tomorrow, historic dates since 1967 and 30 impact individuals in the safety industry