OSHA Occupational Safety & Health Administration

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Name: OSHA Occupational Safety & Health Administration
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Does CDC Need More Authority to Enforce Its Own Ebola Protocols?

Government Executive: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday strengthened safety protocols for health workers caring for Ebola patients. But the agency still must rely on hospitals to follow the guidelines, and the Occupational Safety ... [Published I360 Gov - 2 hours ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

GlobalFoundries fined in worker’s death

MALTA >> A Western New York construction company is facing a $7,000 fine from federal labor officials for the accidental death of a worker there who was crushed by an air exchanger unit that tipped over while being moved into place in June during ... [Published Saratogian - 3 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Lessons from Ebola patient zero

There is a lot to learn about the spread of the Ebola virus from patient zero Eric Duncan in Dallas to two of his healthcare providers. But perhaps the most important lesson has little to do with Ebola. Rather, the Duncan case highlights the need for ... [Published The Hill - 11 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Graham Lumber Cited by OSHA Following Worker Fatality

FULTON, MS – A Graham Lumber Co. employee cleaning up bark and sawdust around a conveoyr was killed after he became entangled in a conveyor belt at the company's lumber mill in Fulton, MS.The incident, which took place in April, was reported by the U.S. ... [Published Woodworking Magazine - 14 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

OSHA Training Center at Chabot-Las Positas Community College District Adds Safety Curriculum to Raise Trenching and Excavation Hazard Awareness

PRWebThe OSHA Training Center at Chabot-Las Positas Community College District , the only authorized OSHA Training Institute Education Center in Northern California, has announced the addition of safety courses designed to raise awareness and reduce accidents ... [Published Crawford Financial Planning - 14 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

OSHA changes rules regarding reporting work-related incidents

Q: On Sept. 18, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) published its revised rule regarding reporting and recording requirements of work-related incidents. What are the revisions?A: The most...Oklahoman subscribers have early access ... [Published NewsOK.com - 19 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 2 reports

OSHA cites Quest Specialty Coatings in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin,for willful, repeat safety violations following fires at facility

OSHA News Release - Table of Contentsfor willful, repeat safety violations following fires at facilityFines of $132,800 proposedMENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. – A May 1, 2014, inspection conducted after a complaint alleging three separate fires at Quest Specialty ... [Published OSHA - 19 hours ago]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 2 reports

Willmar Jennie-O plant gets the once-over from OSHA

Wikimedia Commons/Bobak Ha'Eri Willmar Jennie-O plantThe Occupational Safety and Health Administration is visiting Willmar’s Jennie-O Turkey Store processing plant this week after 24 workers began coughing and vomiting last Friday , reports Nicole ... [Published MinnPost - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Is The Federal Government Trying To Put Gun Ranges Out Of Business?

CREDIT: ChameleonsEye / Shutterstock.com In a nation where tens of thousands of people die annually as a result of gun violence, many have become desensitized even to mass shootings . But a tragic August death at an Arizona gun range made national ... [Published Think Progress - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Top Ten OSHA Violations 2014

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has listed their Top Ten Most-Cited violations for 2014. Enforcing workplace safety regulations is the administration’s main responsibility, and mechanical contractors have more than their share of rules ... [Published Contractor Magazine - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

ABC Coalition Urges OSHA To Withdraw Recordkeeping Regulation

On Oct. 14, Associated Builders and Contracters submitted comments to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requesting that it and supplemental notice requiring employers to electronically submit detailed injury and illness records ... [Published Industrial Distribution - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 2 reports

Ebola reference guide: FMLink's resource compilation and action plans

By Brianna Crandall ,October 20, 2014—Many facilities managers who have been listening to the news in recent weeks have understandable concerns about the possibility of the Ebola virus making its way to their facilities, particularly if they work in health ... [Published FMLink - Oct 20 2014]

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...Houlihan said DiNardi was picking up debris from the side of the road and placing it in the back of his DOT pickup truck. "It was right after he had done that the tractor trailer literally drifted across the fog line [on the side of the highway] and hit him" said Houlihan. "He just got blasted to smithereens."
"In other, non-KentuckyOne hospitals, if nurses feel unready or afraid, they should talk to their nurse manager," Britt said. "They should treat (the threat of Ebola) seriously to be ready, and come together to prepare."
"CDC's guidelines are strictly voluntary. OSHA must step upup to the plate and use its authority to enforce these guidelines to ensure full compliance across the country. That is the only way we will be able to prevent this disease from infecting more people in the U S " Cox said

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Ebola and the Workplace: What Employers Need To... [Published JD Supra - 2 hours ago]
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GlobalFoundries fined in worker’s death [Published Saratogian - 3 hours ago]
Nurses on Ebola's front line 20 hours ago [Published Louisville Courier-Journal - 4 hours ago]
AFGE requests CDC guidance to protect all publi... [Published BusinessWeek - 4 hours ago]
Grain storage issues this fall create safety risk [Published CattleNetwork.com - 5 hours ago]
Ebola in Retail Establishments? How to Prepare [Published JD Supra - 5 hours ago]
GDOL to help Home Goods recruit warehouse worke... [Published Noodls - 6 hours ago]
Ebola and the Evolution of Personal Protective ... [Published JD Supra - 7 hours ago]
Editorial board: Shortage of safety inspectors ... [Published Casper Star Tribune - 11 hours ago]
Lessons from Ebola patient zero [Published The Hill - 11 hours ago]
Graham Lumber Cited by OSHA Following Worker Fa... [Published Woodworking Magazine - 14 hours ago]
OSHA Training Center at Chabot-Las Positas Comm... [Published Crawford Financial Planning - 14 hours ago]
Transportation officials try to ease asbestos c... [Published Las Vegas Review Journal - 17 hours ago]
Judge asks for courthouse inspection [Published Observer-Reporter - 18 hours ago]
OSHA changes rules regarding reporting work-rel... [Published NewsOK.com - 19 hours ago]
Get JLG Training-Program Information [Published For Construction Pros - 19 hours ago]
OSHA cites Quest Specialty Coatings in Menomone... [Published OSHA - 19 hours ago]
Mableton, Georgia, trucking company cited for r... [Published OSHA - 19 hours ago]
Woman killed in industrial accident identified [Published Business First of Louisville - 20 hours ago]
Governor Jerry Brown meets with nurses over Ebo... [Published Inside Bay Area - 22 hours ago]
Union wants action to protect healthcare worker... [Published Washington Examiner - Oct 21 2014]
OSHA investigating Hillsboro Fire & Rescue; dep... [Published The Hillsboro Argus - Oct 21 2014]
Willmar Jennie-O plant gets the once-over from ... [Published MinnPost - Oct 21 2014]
Is The Federal Government Trying To Put Gun Ran... [Published Think Progress - Oct 21 2014]
Top Ten OSHA Violations 2014 [Published Contractor Magazine - Oct 21 2014]
Dust suppression units achieve UL and CSA certi... [Published Agg-Net - Oct 21 2014]
U.S. House, 5th District: Cleaver aims to bring... [Published KansasCity.com - Oct 21 2014]
OSHA fines Hebron Inc. of Harrisburg $14K [Published The Shippensburg News-Chronicle - Oct 21 2014]
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Is The Federal Government Trying To Put Gun Ran... [Published Think Progress - Oct 21 2014]
CREDIT: ChameleonsEye / Shutterstock.com In a nation where tens of thousands of people die annually as a result of gun violence, many have become desensitized even to mass shootings . But a tragic August death at an Arizona gun range made national ...
Gov. Brown on Ebola: Let's Not Make the Same Mi... [Published Breitbart Feed - Oct 19 2014]
On Friday, Governor Jerry Brown said in an interview with the San Francisco Chronicle that as California takes steps to prepare for the possibility of Ebola's arrival, the state should avoid making the same mistakes that were made in Texas. The ...
North Carolina OSHA Recognizes Cintas Location ... [Published EON Retail - Oct 17 2014]
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Cintas rental location in Fayetteville, NC. has received the Carolina Star certification from the North Carolina Occupational Safety and Health Administration (NC-OSHA). ...
North Carolina OSHA Recognizes Cintas Location ... [Published EON Business - Oct 17 2014]
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Cintas rental location in Fayetteville, NC. has received the Carolina Star certification from the North Carolina Occupational Safety and Health Administration (NC-OSHA). ...
North Carolina OSHA Recognizes Cintas Location ... [Published EON Manufacturing - Oct 17 2014]
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Cintas rental location in Fayetteville, NC. has received the Carolina Star certification from the North Carolina Occupational Safety and Health Administration (NC-OSHA). ...
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NSC and OSHA renew Alliance to help save lives ... [Published Financial Services - Sep 16 2014]
Lend Lease Participates in OSHA's National Safe... [Published Financial Services - Jun 05 2014]
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