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April 24, 2018
Who is responsible for the safety of employees who work on communication towers? In a guidance document, OSHA and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) describe the complexities of employer responsibility at communication tower worksites and how critical safety issues should be addressed.

April 23, 2018
An OSHA-funded presentation on boiler safety given by Western Iowa Tech Community College (WITCC) states that there are “four major categories of catastrophic failure that exist in the boiler itself.”

April 20, 2018
April 9–13, 2018, was Stand-Up for Grain Engulfment Prevention Week, a joint effort by the agricultural sector, the states, and OSHA to eliminate one of the most dangerous hazards for farmworkers.

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April 24, 2018 (Notice) - In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, FMCSA announces its plan to submit the Information Collection Request (ICR) described below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for its review and approval and invites public comment. The FMCSA requests approval to revise and extend the "Annual Report of Class I and Class II Motor Carriers of Property'' ICR, OMB Control No. 2126-0032.

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