November 2019 EHS News Roundup

November 2019 EHS News Roundup

By Holly CallenderBlog

OSHA embraces leading indicators … workplace eye care aids early detection for diabetes … humorous workplace safety video and more. Top Story: “OSHA Embraces Leading Indicators” In the future, employers will need to deal with federal safety law compliance from an entirely new perspective. OSHA has announced that it is moving away from relying on … Read More

October 2019 EHS News Roundup

October 2019 EHS News Roundup

By Holly CallenderBlog

Deaths on Amazon’s warehouse floor … avoid Halloween hazards … how to increase near miss reporting by 370% Top Story: “Go back to work”: outcry over deaths on Amazon’s warehouse floor In September, Billy Foister, a 48-year-old Amazon warehouse worker, died after a heart attack at work. According to his brother, an Amazon human resources … Read More

September 2019 EHS News Roundup

September 2019 EHS News Roundup

By Holly CallenderBlog

Fall Protection tops OSHA’s frequently cited violations  … safety intervention less effective for low-wage workers … marijuana breathalyzers coming to workplaces. Top Story: Fall Protection again tops OSHA’s ‘Top 10’ list of most frequently cited violations For the ninth consecutive year, Fall Protection – General Requirements is OSHA’s most frequently cited standard, the agency and … Read More