Tuesday, May 24, 2016
A rotating airlock blade severed a 30-year-old worker's three fingertips as he cleaned the machine at a Wisconsin organic food manufacturing facility, an incident federal safety investigators found could have been prevented if the machine had been powered down fully. OSHA cited the company for the same violation in 2012.
Monday, May 23, 2016
Forty-eight businesses in the Bluegrass State have been recognized for their excellent workplace safety and health records. Read on to find out what the state’s best performers are doing right, and learn about one jaw-dropping safety streak.
Friday, May 20, 2016
An analysis of millions of workers’ compensation claims found that about a third were related to one type of activity. Keep reading to find out what it is and if your workers are at risk.
Thursday, May 19, 2016
OSHA says a Virginia postal center continues to expose workers to hazards related to powered industrial equipment. Why hasn’t the facility gotten the message? Read more here.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
A new campaign urges healthcare professionals to work to prevent potentially deadly infections by keeping their hands clean. Nurses and others know the importance of handwashing, don’t they? Keep reading to learn the surprising facts.
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