OSHA Occupational Safety & Health Administration

Type: Organization
Name: OSHA Occupational Safety & Health Administration
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Hazardous Material Handling

Oil, lubricants, solvents and other hazardous substances are regulated by OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) under the Hazard Communication standard - more commonly called HazCom or the “Right to Know Law,” the Hazardous Waste Operations ... [Published Vehicle Service Pros.com - 3 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Labelmaster partnership offers MSDS to SDS conversion service in advance of OSHA Hazcom 2012/GHS deadline

Labelmaster has expanded its Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) HCS/GHS offering to include a MSDS to SDS conversion service.Petro-chemical, pharmaceutical, paints and coatings companies and others involved in chemical manufacturing, ... [Published Fleet Equipment - 4 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

OSHA proposes $2.3 million in fines against Olivet Management for exposing workers to asbestos and lead

Olivet Management LLC, a real estate development and management company, faces $2.3 million in proposed fines from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. OSHA says the company exposed its own employees, as well as employees for 13 contractors, ... [Published Building Design Construction - 5 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

Q&A: Prepping For FSMA Whistleblower Provisions

Interview with Jonathan Secrest, Partner, RoetzelThe Occupational Safety and Health Administration currently is  considering comments  on its proposed procedures for handling whistleblower provisions provided by the  Food Safety Modernization Act . Attorney ... [Published IMPO - 22 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

OSHA forms alliance with Georgia organizations to reduce worker exposure to silica in the construction industry

ATLANTA -- The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has formed an alliance with several organizations in Atlanta to provide employers and workers in the construction industry with information, guidance and training ... [Published Environmental Expert - 6 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 2 reports

The Men’s Room Doesn’t Exist In Nature

Ted Trautman  explores  America’s public toilet regulations, which still mandate gender-segregated restrooms in most states and cities:Many states follow the guidelines laid out in the Uniform Plumbing Code, which stipulates that “separate toilet facilities ... [Published Atlantic Monthly - 7 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

L&L Lumber Co. Cited For Serious Safety And Health Violations Following Inspection By US Department Of Labor's OSHA

L&L Lumber Co. Inc. has been cited by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration for 26 safety and health violations following an inspection at a work site in Huntsville. OSHA initiated the October 2013 inspection of ... [Published Safety Online News - 8 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

OSHA fines Port of Portland terminal operator

The company that operates the Port of Portland's container terminal has been fined $18,360 following a safety inspection by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.Click to Continue » ... [Published Anchorage Daily News - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

OSHA schedules meeting of the Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) will hold a meeting of the Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health (ACCSH) May 7-8 in Washington, D.C. Work groups will meet May 7 and the full committee will meet May 8.ACCSH, established ... [Published Construction & Demolition Recycling - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 3 reports

SeaWorld Fights to Get Trainers Back in Tanks and Fails

The D.C. Circuit’s decision today to the effect that SeaWorld must keep trainers out of the water signals an end to the days of trainers standing and riding on orcas for human amusement at SeaWorld. With the life-threatening dangers to trainers and the ... [Published PETA - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 2 reports

OSHA Program Targets Retail Safety on Guam, CNMI, American Samoa & Hawaii

Guam News - Guam NewsHonolulu - The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration is launching a local emphasis program to prevent retail sector injuries and fatalities in Hawaii, Guam, American Samoa and the Northern Mariana ... [Published Pacific News Center - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 2 reports

OSHA probe may take months

BUZZARDS BAY — It could be weeks or months before federal workplace safety investigators release their findings on the death of two utility workers killed Saturday when a truck tipped on its end, causing the aerial lift they were in to crash to the ground ... [Published Cape Cod Online - Apr 14 2014]

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...potentially in harm's way is deeply troubling," Katherine McFate, president and CEO of the Center for Effective Government, said in a statement. "Minority and low-income kids bear the greatest risks, but no one is immune from this danger."

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US and Mexico sign agreement to promote enforce... [Published Lexology - 5 hours ago]
OSHA forms alliance with Georgia organizations ... [Published Environmental Expert - 6 hours ago]
The Men’s Room Doesn’t Exist In Nature [Published Atlantic Monthly - 7 hours ago]
The Men’s Room Doesn’t Exist In Nature [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - 7 hours ago]
L&L Lumber Co. Cited For Serious Safety And Hea... [Published Safety Online News - 8 hours ago]
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Q&A: Prepping For FSMA Whistleblower Provisions [Published IMPO - 22 hours ago]
Supreme Court Expands Sarbanes-Oxley Whistleblo... [Published JD Supra - 22 hours ago]
Keep your Building Compliant with New OSHA Regu... [Published Reuters - 23 hours ago]
OSHA fines Port of Portland terminal operator [Published Anchorage Daily News - Apr 15 2014]
OSHA fines Port of Portland terminal operator [Published Miami Herald - Apr 15 2014]
Construction worker dies after 10-story fall fr... [Published Equipment World - Apr 15 2014]
How well do you know wheel lubricants? [Published Vehicle Service Pros.com - Apr 15 2014]
Feds Cite G.W. Zoo Following PETA Complaint Ove... [Published PETA - Apr 15 2014]
Frame Building Expo Review [Published Metal Roofing Mag - Apr 15 2014]
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The Men’s Room Doesn’t Exist In Nature [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - 7 hours ago]
Ted Trautman  explores  America’s public toilet regulations, which still mandate gender-segregated restrooms in most states and cities: Many states follow the guidelines laid out in the Uniform Plumbing Code, which stipulates that “separate toilet facilities ...
Court Upholds Killer Whale Safety Ruling Agains... [Published Mashable! - Apr 11 2014]
SeaWorld acted irresponsibly as an employer by exposing trainers to "recognized hazards" when they worked with killer whales, a U.S. appeals court in Washington, D.C. confirmed Friday The ruling, in a case which goes back to the death of a trainer ...
Massachusetts Domestic Workers Are Close To Pro... [Published Think Progress - Apr 07 2014]
CREDIT: Shutterstock The Massachusetts House passed legislation that includes expanded labor rights for the state’s domestic workers at the end of last week. The state’s Domestic Workers’ Bill of Rights would change its labor laws so that the ...
Occupational Health News Roundup [The Pump Handle] [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Apr 07 2014]
At an appearance at Valencia College in Orlando, Florida last month, President Obama spoke about how the problems of stagnant wages and inadequate paid leave affect women workers : Today, more women are their family’s main breadwinner than ever before.  ...
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