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Earn recertification points from the Board of Certified Safety Professionals by taking a quiz about this issue.

What's Your Opinion?

Which of the upcoming proposed and final rules listed on OSHA’s latest regulatory agenda do you consider the agency’s top priority?

Take the poll and add your comment.

Vote Results
Jul 02, 2015
Industrial-housekeeping
A SAFE WORKPLACE

11 tips for effective workplace housekeeping

Jun 28, 2015
Good housekeeping is crucial to safe workplaces. Experts agree that all workplaces – from offices to manufacturing plants – should incorporate housekeeping in their safety programs, and every worker should play a part. Read More
Hr-safety
COLLABORATION IS KEY

HR and the safety department

Jun 28, 2015
Human resources and safety professionals have similar objectives: ensure effective work processes while complying with the law. Although the departments don’t necessarily need to work together to achieve their goals, experts say that failure to do so may come at a cost. Read More
Recycling-report2
'UNNECESSARILY HAZARDOUS' CONDITIONS

Injury rates among recycling workers are twice national average: report

Jun 24, 2015
Berkeley, CA – Recycling industry employees face “unnecessarily hazardous” conditions on the job, but those conditions can be improved, according to a report released June 23. Read More
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CRIMINAL PROSECUTION

Roofing contractor indicted for fatal fall, accused of lying to investigators

Jun 15, 2015
Philadelphia – In a rare criminal prosecution for a workplace fatality, the Department of Justice has charged a roofing company owner with attempting to cover up his failure to provide fall protection for a worker who fell 45 feet to his death. Read More
Refinery
CHEMICAL SAFETY

OSHA clarifies PSM enforcement, adopts EPA test

Jun 10, 2015
Washington – OSHA has adopted a chemical concentration test similar to that of the Environmental Protection Agency to determine whether a chemical is at or above the threshold quantity listed under the Process Safety Management Standard. Read More

Does your CEO 'Get it?'

Tell us why on the submission form and your CEO could appear among the 2016 selections.

11 tips for effective workplace housekeeping

Good housekeeping is crucial to safe workplaces. Experts agree that all workplaces – from offices to manufacturing plants – should incorporate housekeeping in their safety programs, and every worker should play a part.

HR and the safety department

Human resources and safety professionals have similar objectives: ensure effective work processes while complying with the law. Although the departments don’t necessarily need to work together to achieve their goals, experts say that failure to do so may come at a cost.

Trends in personal protective equipment

What are some of the recent trends in worker protection? Safety+Health, with the help of the International Safety Equipment Association, invited PPE manufacturers to weigh in on this question.

Washington Update: No fines for 'minor' OSHA violations?

Should employers face fines for “minor, trivial” OSHA violations? At least one congresswoman is saying no.

Safety Leadership: Right people, right place: Getting and growing safety talent

This month, Erika Gwilt from DEKRA Insight discusses what leaders can do – as experts and skilled employees retire – to select and develop talent to keep safety moving forward.

All About You: Corrective behaviors and reminders: How to approach people

Veteran safety pro turned professional speaker Richard Hawk offers advice on how to make speaking with workers about unsafe behaviors easier for everyone involved.
Read More
Safety+Health Webinars

OSHA's Top 10 most frequently cited violations

November 23

Safety+Health presents a look at OSHA’s most cited violations and largest penalties for fiscal year 2014. Also: A Q&A with the deputy director of OSHA’s Directorate of Enforcement Programs.

Salary Survey 2014

October 26

Safety+Health presents the results of its 2014 Salary Survey of safety professionals. How does your salary stack up?

25 steps to a safer office

June 01
A job where most of the work tasks are completed while sitting in a chair in a climate-controlled office building would seem less fraught with danger. However, a surprising number of hazards can be present in an office setting.