Did you know motor vehicle-related accidents are the leading cause of workplace fatalities in the U.S.? In 2012, they accounted for..
Mental Framing and Approaching the Issue People often talk about how considering the “big picture” is important. And not just..
OSHA’s recent changes to injury and illness reporting requirements include a rule that states employers must report all accidents that..
Farm work can be dangerous work. In 2012, 374 work-related fatalities occurred on farms, according to the National Institute for..
Workers in many professions must wear hard hats on the job. Construction workers, electricians, firefighters, welders and many others use..
Fall protection violations are the most common citation issued by OSHA, and understandably so; in construction, falls account for the..
On August 24th, a magnitude-6.0 earthquake hit Napa Valley, Calif., injuring more than 100 people and causing as much as..
When workers use vibrating power tools like jackhammers or chainsaws, they may experience tingling in their hands immediately after use...
Root Cause Problem Solving If you’ve spent much time in the safety sphere, you’ve learned all about the importance of..
In 2007, an employee at a construction company in California was working in an area where wet concrete was being poured..