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Chromium, noise and fall hazards found at NY extruding plant

July 30, 2014

OSHA has proposed $53,000 in fines for 11 serious violations against a New York manufacturer that exposed its workers to multiple hazards at its Fonda, NY facility.


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Temp & full-time workers exposed to unguarded machinery, other hazards at Ala. factory

OSHA cites Sterilite Corp., staffing agency unsafe conditions
July 16, 2014

OSHA has cited Sterilite Corp., doing business as Sterilite of Alabama LLC, and Marathon Staffing Corp. Inc., for 13 safety and health violations. OSHA initiated the January 2013 inspection at Sterilite's plastics manufacturing facility in Birmingham as part of its National Emphasis Program on Amputations and regional emphasis program to limit worker exposure to high noise levels. Proposed penalties total $49,000.


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New -- Howard Leight Hearing Protection Products Mini-Guide for iPad®

July 10, 2014

The new, free Howard Leight Hearing Protection Products Mini-Guide for iPad® helps safety managers select the right fit in earplugs and earmuffs for every worker in every environment.


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Tips to protect highway workers from the neck up

July 9, 2014
Each year during peak construction season, approximately 20 percent of America’s highway system is under construction, according to the National Work Zone Safety Information Clearinghouse.


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How snow shovelers were exposed to fall, fire and electrical hazards

July 8, 2014

An OSHA investigation initiated in response to a complaint that employees of TLD Ace Corp. were exposed to falls while removing snow from the plant's roof found additional hazards at the facility.


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Honeywell’s Howard Leight FirmFit earplugs provide great comfort and hearing protection

June 10, 2014

Honeywell’s new Howard Leight FirmFit™ earplugs feature a softer, more comfortable fit and better noise protection than most leading classic-style foam earplugs.


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How to improve communication in noisy environments

June 2, 2014
Noise creates challenges in the workplace well beyond its most basic threat to hearing health.


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Discover what makes 3M™ E-A-R™ Classic™ earplugs different

May 29, 2014
The 3M E-A-R Classic earplug is the original foam earplug. Introduced 40 years ago this simple, yet revolutionary hearing protector, remains one of the most widely used earplugs in the world!


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Honeywell Hosts Free Hearing Conservation Seminars in June to Prevent Workplace Noise-Induced Hearing Loss

May 29, 2014
Free hearing conservation seminars to help prevent noise-induced hearing loss in the workplace are scheduled for June around the U.S. and Canada — hosted by hearing conservation experts from Honeywell (NYSE: HON).


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3M shares innovative methods and best practices for worker safety at AIHce 2014

3M experts participate in 35+ professional development sessions on hearing, respiratory, eye, face, head, body, and fall protection at AIHce conference
May 27, 2014

To help health and safety professionals stay on top of the latest industry developments and best practices, 3M will have a strong presence at AIHce 2014. The American Industrial Hygiene Conference & Exposition (AIHce) is one of the most important events of the year among occupational and environmental health and safety professionals.


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A gallery of photos from the sprawling Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, where ASSE’s annual professional development conference was held June 8-11. All photos courtesy of the American Society of Safety Engineers.

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