Category: OSHA

U.S. Department of Labor Announces Annual Adjustments to OSHA Civil Penalties

January 13th, 2021 by

OSHA Trade Release U.S. Department of LaborOccupational Safety and Health AdministrationOffice of CommunicationsWashington, D.C.www.osha.govFor Immediate Release January 13, 2021Contact: Office of CommunicationsPhone: 202-693-1999 U.S. Department of Labor Announces Annual Adjustments toOSHA Civil Penalties WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Labor has announced adjustments to Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) civil penalty amounts based on

New OSHA Automotive Service Coronavirus Poster

August 12th, 2020 by

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a new poster, “ Steps to Protect Automotive Service Workers from Exposure to Coronavirus”. The poster is now available in English and Spanish.   For more information about COVID -19 please visit OSHA’s COVID-19 webpage and CDC’s COVID-19 webpage.

Extreme cold weather resources from OSHA

January 29th, 2019 by

  The following has been provided by our fine colleagues at OSHA; As we experience historic low temperatures and snowfall across the country, workers may be exposed to unprecedented harsh weather conditions.  Working in cold weather brings challenges and hazards.  OSHA has resources available to help workers stay safe, including a new pamphlet on snow

Diisocyanates; What are you?

January 22nd, 2019 by

Diisocyanates (die-eye-so-sigh-ah-nates) sounds like a scary word. But in reality, Diisocyanates are nothing to be afraid of; they are incredible materials used to make your life more comfortable and help with energy conservation.  Boom! Science.  Diisocyanates are chemical building blocks used to make numerous polyurethane products such as foams, adhesives, coatings, elastomers, sealants and more. 

Free webinar to help small businesses comply with OSHA standards

January 8th, 2019 by

from https://www.score.org/event/how-can-small-business-comply-with-OSHA-standards LIVE WEBINAR DURATION: 1 Hour  DATE & TIME: January 17, 2019, 1:00pm EST Did you know that a safe and healthy workplace not only protects employees from injury and illness, but can lower costs, reduce absenteeism, boost morale and increase productivity and quality? How can your small business stay safe? OSHA can help! The Occupational Safety and

OSHA penalizes auto parts distributor $133K; failing to train employees cited

December 18th, 2018 by

from https://www.osha.gov/news/newsreleases/region4/12122018   December 12, 2018 U.S. Department of Labor Cites Georgia Auto Parts Distributor For Fire, Electric Shock, and Struck-By Hazards NORCROSS, GA – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited Parts Authority LLC – a wholesale auto and truck parts distributor based in Norcross, Georgia – for exposing employees