Gruesome Experiment Shows The Deadly Reality Of Falling Objects On Job Sites You’ve heard it time and time again – to wear safety gear – and hopefully you’re already implementing the best safety practices on job sites including wearing hardhats. For a friendly and somewhat gruesome reminder, the people at Black & Veatch conducted a little experiment using watermelons to show just how brutal receiving a blow to the head...
Too often, toolbox talks are one-page documents that are read by a first line supervisor in monotone, and end with employees signing the roster and leaving thankful it only lasted five minutes. If this situation sounds all-too familiar, the effectiveness of a company’s toolbox talks should be brought into question!
Business today is regularly conducted through cell phones, as a necessary tool for employees to communicate and access digital information. Bring Your Own Device programs and employee cell phone use present a range of employment and labor liabilities for employers.
Are you ready for the new Safety Data Sheet (SDS) requirements? Failure to properly provide or respond to new SDS information could open the door to an OSHA inspection and enforcement activities.