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Chemical Manufacturers Under OSHA Pressure for GHS Regulations

Chemical Manufacturing: Unsafe Workplaces Can Cost $401 Million. Recoup Losses with 8 Steps.

Safety Culture is Key: To Achieve It, Start with the C-Suite.

Safety on the Front Line: Mobile, Agile and, Occasionally, Hostile

Workplace Safety Well Demonstrated in Pipeline Transportation Industry

Comprehensive Workplace Safety Programs Emphasize Psychological Safety

Evolution of Workplace Safety Yields Four Steps for Safer Working Environments

Turbine Manufacturers Should Rethink Their Workplace Safety Programs

Global occupational health and safety standard on horizon to protect workers worldwide

Ensure Safety Compliance with Training in Employees' Native Languages

Save lives in the workplace with a CPR and AED training program

It’s safer to eat the product than it is to work in many food manufacturing facilities

Supervising employer responsible for recording temporary worker injuries and illnesses

Using employee safety scorecard indicators to step out of the shadows and into the light

Driving value for safety controls

Incident management reporting critical part of pipeline safety strategy

Employee injuries cost U.S. businesses more than a billion dollars each week

Customized training an investment in safer workplaces, employees

Failure to address ergonomic risk factors can be a costly oversight

EPA rule provides glowing support for workplace learning

Safety leadership extends far beyond a punch line or pithy quote

ROI of safety training depends on learner engagement

Ask ‘why?’ before solving any safety problem

Human resources support essential to accomplish safety objectives

Agency responds to findings of weak regulations, inadequate pipeline oversight

Why "tag, you’re it" is a flawed approach to workplace incident response

Oil and gas production going hard, employees paying the price

3 ways to combat employee stress during holidays

Hazardous materials pipeline maze creates complexities for federal governing agency

Training in Native Language Improves Likelihood of Retention – and Helps Create Safer Workplaces

How to encourage employees to report near-misses

The first 2012 workplace injury and illness numbers are in

Millennials rank personal safety as top workplace issue

Workplace safety doesn’t cost. It pays.

Employers use eLearning to enhance traditional safety training methods

Needed: innovative employee safety professionals

Baby boomers and millennials, a powerful force in the workplace

Insights from the National Safety Council Congress & Expo

Preventing falls in construction

Creating a safety culture hinges on buy-in from frontline employees

Advice for Employers in States Where Medical Marijuana is Legal– Relax!

OSHA HazCom Standard: Employees must be trained on new label elements and safety data sheets by December

EHS survey results - Do managers care more about production than employee safety?

Safety 2013 - Safety is a practice not just an idea

Employee health and safety update: Medical device manufacturing

ISO: Global occupational health and safety standard on horizon

Fatal accidents: A reminder to keep employee safety a priority

The past, present and future of injury and illness prevention programs

Will you dominate your next oil spill response?

The ripple effect of incidents: more incidents

The future of workplace safety - who determines when we are ready?

Catch phrases and hypocrisy – bad for workplace health and safety

Specialty industrial services worker health & safety update

Workplace health and safety is no laughing matter – or is it?

Make culture your foreign policy for improved workplace health and safety results

A look at railroad worker safety

What I’ve learned – safety is not a blame game

What happened to belief that safety is “everyone’s responsibility?”

West, TX: rushing to conclusions doesn’t help

Workers Memorial Day

Is your employee safety incentive program as obsolete as the 8-track?

National Work Zone Awareness Week

What do employee injuries cost the airline industry?

Hot off the press: The 2013 DART Rate OSHA letters

Commission affirms absence of injuries doesn’t prove presence of safety

Working in oil and gas extraction: safer than you think, but far from good

EHS street smarts (not just book smarts) from a dictionary and thesaurus

Safety for temporary employees: whose job is it?

OSHA’s newest compliance officers – your employees

A space shuttle lost and extreme safety

ROI of employee safety programs depends on a balanced attack

Musculoskeletal disorders increase to 33% of all workplace injuries

An OSHA recordable as a Monday morning surprise

Employee safety in ice manufacturing: A gaping hole in the ice

Workforce safety lessons from sea: 3 key factors associated with preventable injuries

Proactive or reactive -- What is your EHS approach?

Drowsy? Blame the gobbler not the turkey

Loss leaders: Incidence rates for workforce safety and health

OSHA's newest directive contains a hidden message - EHS professionals take note

Simplifying fall protection rescue

Making the case for worker responsibility

Safety perspectives: past, present, future

5 things safety leaders do to make employees mock safety

The 2011 numbers are in: Bureau of Labor Statistics report on workplace injuries and illnesses

For a safer workforce, use leading indicators to avoid lagging

Missing: A lot of OSHA inspections

OSHA HazCom GHS updates

Learning from home centers, a risky business for safety

Managing your time: keys to a safe & healthy workforce

Forging a partnership: safety & insurance loss control

A workplace safety lesson from pro sports: protect your investment

Fatality rate declines but Americans still succumbing to work-related injuries

Occupational safety and health, the view from Singapore

A workplace safety lesson under Friday night lights

A prescription for the workaholic workplace

Worker safety and pivotal points in history

Carrier fire, the evolution of OSHA

Isaac & Katrina

Workers' Compensation: De-stressing depositions in contested cases

Profiting from OSHA inspections?

Arc flash: complying with new standards

OSHA 10 & 30 hour education provides a solid foundation

Applying Lean principles to create a healthier and safer workplace

Commitment to workplace safety begins on day one

Residential care and DART rates

Occupational health nursing trends and opportunities

Home centers and DART injuries

Fireworks and oil

GHS: How to get ready

Strategic safety professionals observe, control and predict

Remembering a chlorine derailment

Calculating employee injury, illness costs? Just add zeros

ASSE SAFETY 2012 observations

Heat illness prevention

Bringing safety and learning together

Making the business case for OHS

Humanizing EHS

Leading indicators: the perfect storm is forming

Outdoor working hazards: insect stings

DART rates and nursing homes

Bringing value to our customers

Patient lifting

Airline DART rates

Safety, an avenue for occupational health nurses

Healthcare employee illness & injury rates - infographic

North American Occupational Safety and Health Week

Targeted for an OSHA inspection this year?

Workplace health & safety by the numbers - infographic

Workplace Health and Safety Stewardship Award - Congratulations to Joyce Hood

Integrating occupational health & safety - taking the message to city hall

ROI in workforce health & safety: here we go again!

OSHA & DART rates....the envelope please

On this date - The Grandcamp disaster, the worst industrial accident in American history

OSHA-proofing your business

It takes a strategic thinker to be an EHS professional

Safety Professional - Is the term used too loosely?

Injury and illness prevention programs - a look at OSHA's recent whitepaper

Protecting your back

GHS: it’s finally here, but how will it impact you?

Fatigue - from the roads to the skies

Workplace safety - is intimidation a useful tool?

Oil, the Florida Keys and area contingency plans

Sleepiness at the switch, a transportation worker poll

Bloodborne pathogens and TASER darts

Safety professionals (and Daytona 500 team) expect the unexpected

Assaults in the workplace - zero tolerance

Employee safety is as important as patient safety

Improve workplace safety by empowering all employees

Independent audits & reviews

Super Bowl lessons for occupational health & safety programs

Safety at 39,000 feet

Lift platforms: Still using them? Have written approval? Can you even get it?

GHS Standard delayed....again

Humor and safety - taking it too far?

Protecting the brand

OSHA announces new online Outreach Training Program providers

Importance of health & safety in investment decisions

Training: What's the most effective format?

Joining Underwriters Laboratories

2012 predictions for workforce health and safety

Exciting news: UL acquires PureSafety

Training: Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s National Registry of Certified Medical Examiners

Analytics: a new approach to performance management

Frying turkeys: risk control, engineering and avoidance

First, heal thyself: OSHA responds to the crisis in healthcare worker health

Vehicle safety

New OSHA inspection initiative focuses on healthcare

Safety: making a difference

Surgical fires: they can (and do) happen

Sports lessons for EHS pros

OSHA in healthcare - key questions

National Fire Prevention Week

Hazards in healthcare

OSHA: measuring success

Fall protection: competent person training

When states require wrong answers

The art and science of injury prevention

Putting risk management out of business

OSHA in healthcare: how hard can it be?

5 step process to OSHA injury & illness recordkeeping

Ask the occupational health physician

Gaming the OSHA 300 Log

100% compliance with OSHA recordkeeping

Health & safety wrap up

Knowledge sharing from the workplace health and safety industry

Building a successful return-to-work program

Informative week at ASSE National Conference

ASSE Safety 2011 - observations from an occupational safety and health graduate student

United by best practice and lots of acronyms

A winning combination at work - health & safety

Why health & safety should work together

Employee health - absence management programs