OSHA-Compliant Forklift Safety Training Standards
Powered industrial trucks, commonly known as forklifts, are used in a variety of industries. From manufacturing plants to warehouses to construction sites, forklifts are critical pieces of workplace equipment used to raise, lower, and move materials. With their presence being so commonplace it is no surprise how many employers are interested in understanding and providing […]
Possible Penalties For Outdated Labor Law Posters
It is extremely important that employers keep Labor Law posters updated. Fines range anywhere from $13,494 to $134,937 per violation.
Changes to Expect for Labor Law Posters in 2021
They are a few key changes you need to pay attention to as we enter 2021.
Employers Must Update Labor Law Posters for 2021
As an employer, you are required to post labor law posters in a place where employees can see them.
Training Employees to Properly Use PPE in 2020
What Does PPE Stand For? Personal protective equipment (PPE) is essential for those working on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic. In general, PPE protects wearers from environmental hazards that could cause injury or illness. These hazards include physical, chemical, radiological, electrical, mechanical, and biological damage. During the current coronavirus pandemic, wearing PPE significantly reduces […]
How to Prepare for National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction Week
National Safety Stand-Down is an event held by OSHA and other safety organizations to encourage the prevention of falls in construction.
Recommended Fire Safety Training Procedures for Employers in 2020
Since elementary school, the concept of stop, drop, and roll has been drilled into the young minds of children. Unfortunately, this is often where fire safety training and education ends. In order to properly respond to a fire, it is vital to further expand on this education, especially in the workplace. Many employers feel as though fire safety and training is […]
Preparing for Possible OSHA Inspections in 2020
OSHA can show up at your work site for an inspection at virtually any moment, without any notice in advance. Make sure you are prepared.
Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19
OSHA has released specific guidelines on cleaning, exposure risk categories, and PPE usage recommendations. Learn how to stay open and productive.
Training Employees on Safe Disinfecting Procedures for 2020
With COVID-19 still on the forefront, many businesses continue to search for the best methods of cleaning, sanitizing, and disinfecting in order to keep their doors open to customers and employees. As more chemical cleaning products are used, it continues to be important to train employees on chemical safety and potential hazards involved with their […]