Keeping Workers Safe in Confined Spaces
Without proper risk mitigation plans in place, confined spaces can pose a serious risk to workers. You can help reduce jobsite injuries in confined spaces by implementing straightforward safety practices.
Recognizing OSHA’s Safe + Sound Week
Health and safety programs play a vital part in any business, but especially in industries where workers are at higher risk of injury or illness. OSHA’s Safe + Sound Week recognizes the importance of workplace safety and provides helpful resources for organizations to enhance their own practices.
June is National Safety Month
The National Safety Council (NSC) dedicates the month of June each year to reminding everyone about ways to remain safe on the job. This year the program celebrates its 25th anniversary and has established four key topics, one for each week of the month.
Staying Safe on Road Construction Sites
It’s National Work Zone Awareness Week! Keeping your employees safe when on a road construction site takes planning and expertise. Because of the many risks involved, you must be proactive to keep everyone safe.
8 Winter Jobsite Safety Tips
Employers have a responsibility to provide workers with a place of employment that is free from recognized hazards, including those brought on by winter weather.
Falling Object Safety During Outdoor Work
“Struck By” is a leading cause of fatal and non-fatal worker accidents, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. It’s also one of OSHA’s “Fatal Four” causes of construction deaths. Learn what you can do on your job sites to minimize this enormous and expensive risk.
Technology for Road Construction
Road construction risks the lives of drivers and workers on a daily basis. In fact, work zone fatalities for drivers, passengers, pedestrians and bicyclists are all on the rise.
Jobsite Safety for Rising Temperatures
Construction workers face a variety of risks on a daily basis. Many are obvious, such as slips, trips and falls; heavy lifting and large, moving vehicles. However, not all risks are this clear to see. One of the most dangerous and often overlooked hazards is heat.