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Milwaukee Announces SDS Plus Dust Trap Drilling Shroud, Aimed at OSHA Compliance for Silica Dust

Milwaukee Announces SDS Plus Dust Trap Drilling Shroud, Aimed at OSHA Compliance for Silica Dust

Dedicated to introducing productivity-focused dust collection solutions for compliance with the new Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulation on respirable crystalline silica dust*, Milwaukee…

OSHA Extends Compliance Date for Electronically Submitting Injury, Illness Reports to December 15, 2017

OSHA Extends Compliance Date for Electronically Submitting Injury, Illness Reports to December 15, 2017

To allow affected employers additional time to become familiar with a new electronic reporting system launched on August 1, 2017, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational…

Ensure You Are Correctly Complying with OSHA’s New Crystalline Silica Dust Regs

Ensure You Are Correctly Complying with OSHA’s New Crystalline Silica Dust Regs

On March 25, 2016, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a final rule on respirable crystalline silica dust. The new rule updated regulations…

OSHA Issues Recommended Practices to Promote Workplace Safety and Health Programs in Construction

OSHA Issues Recommended Practices to Promote Workplace Safety and Health Programs in Construction

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration recently issued Recommended Practices for Safety and Health Programs in Construction to help industry employers develop proactive programs to…

Genie Joins OSHA’s National Fall Prevention Stand-Down Efforts

Genie Joins OSHA’s National Fall Prevention Stand-Down Efforts

Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP) is participating in OSHA’s National Fall Prevention Stand-Down, May 2-6, by offering free Genie marketing safety kits to support safety awareness…

Might wanna check out OSHA’s Confined Spaces for Construction Compliance Webcast

Might wanna check out OSHA’s Confined Spaces for Construction Compliance Webcast

Optimum Safety Management has announced a new webcast for construction employers seeking guidance regarding the OSHA Confined Spaces Standard for Construction, 29 CFR 1926.1200-1213 Subpart…

OSHA provides guidance to revised Hazard Communication standard for chemicals

OSHA provides guidance to revised Hazard Communication standard for chemicals

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration just issued instructions to compliance safety and health officers on how to ensure consistent enforcement of the revised Hazard…

OSHA issues temporary enforcement policy for confined spaces in construction

OSHA issues temporary enforcement policy for confined spaces in construction

The U.S. Department of Labor‘s Occupational Safety and Health Administration today announced a 60-day temporary enforcement policy of its Confined Spaces in Construction standard, which…

OSHA and the American Society of Safety Engineers renew alliance to protect workers

OSHA and the American Society of Safety Engineers renew alliance to protect workers

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration recently renewed its alliance with the American Society of Safety Engineers. During the new five year agreement, OSHA and…

Genie Safety Kit available in support of OSHA’s National Fall Prevention Stand-Down

Genie Safety Kit available in support of OSHA’s National Fall Prevention Stand-Down

In support of OSHA’s National Fall Prevention Stand-Down, May 4-15, Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP) has developed a Genie marketing safety kit to raise safety…

Study finds OSHA underestimated cost of silica rule by $4.5 billion a year

Study finds OSHA underestimated cost of silica rule by $4.5 billion a year

A new report released today by the Construction Industry Safety Coalition (CISC) found that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) proposed silica standards for…

OSHA gets ‘hot’ over heat stress (from NUCA of Ohio)

OSHA gets ‘hot’ over heat stress (from NUCA of Ohio)

OSHA is now focusing on heat related illnesses in the workplace even though it has no standard which specifically addresses working in a hot environment. It…

U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Withdraws Proposed Interpretation on Occupational Noise

Did you hear that? The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) today announced that it is withdrawing its proposed interpretation titled…

OSHA May Be Planning to Regulate Injury and Illness Prevention Programs

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has been holding stakeholders meetings around the country to gather information about Injury and Illness Prevention Programs, which…

Lincoln Electric Launches New Campaign to Create Awareness of New OSHA Regulations

Lincoln Electric wants to know, “Are You Ready?” To ensure that employers and the general welding community are up-to-date on the latest OSHA regulations, Lincoln…

U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Assistant Secretary Urges Proper Training for Oil Spill Workers

Proper training is vital to a successful and safe project, especially when the project requires massive cleanup efforts like the Gulf Coast oil spill. U.S….

AEM Offers New OSHA-Approved Safety Decal for Rough Terrain Forklifts

At the Association of Equipment Manufacturers, safety isn’t a gadget – it’s a state of mind. In order to keep you and your crews mindful…

Get Cordless Compatibility with Hilti Cordless Combihammer TE 30-A36 and Cordless Rotary Hammer TE 6-A36

Get Cordless Compatibility with Hilti Cordless Combihammer TE 30-A36 and Cordless Rotary Hammer TE 6-A36

Hilti is advancing cordless tool technology by bringing a compatible lighter-weight, 36V battery platform to its new cordless combihammer TE 30-A36 and cordless rotary hammer…

American Pneumatic Tools Introduces Retrofit Dust Suppression Spray Kit

American Pneumatic Tools Introduces Retrofit Dust Suppression Spray Kit

American Pneumatic Tools (APT) recently announced the addition of a retrofit dust suppression spray kit to its equipment line up. The 36-inch spray kit is…

​DEWALT Announces 9-in. 60V MAX Cut-Off Saw (Check It Out!)

​DEWALT Announces 9-in. 60V MAX Cut-Off Saw (Check It Out!)

Dewalt announces the 9-in. 60V Max Cut-Off Saw (DCS690) at World of Concrete 2018. As part of the growing Flexvolt System, the 9-in. 60V MAX Cut-Off…