Posts Tagged ‘infographic’

OSHA proposes $84K in fines for Tomra NY Recycling LLC November 17, 2015 No Comments

Nov. 13, 2015
Employee struck by forklift at Schenectady recycling facility
OSHA proposes $84K in fines for Tomra NY Recycling LLC
Employer name: Tomra NY Recycling LLC, 31 Opus Blvd., Schenectady, New York 12306
Reason for inspection: A worker at the company’s Schenectady recycling facility was operating a baler on May 14, 2015, when […]

Is Your Company Ripe for a Serious Injury? No Comments

The absence of injuries does not denote the presence of safety. In fact, a series of near misses indicates a problem in your safety management. Here are some important safety factors that identify whether your shop is at heightened risk of a serious injury or fatality.
Unlike others in your industry, you’ve never had a fatality […]

Employee Depression Bundle Download November 2, 2015 No Comments

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New Safety PowerPoints for 2015 – Download Free September 29, 2015 No Comments

All safety PowerPoints listed below are BRAND NEW for 2015.

Distracted Driving Training Powerpoint 2015
Electrical Safety in the Workplace Powerpoint 2015
Workplace Stress Powerpoint 2015
Safety Culture Powerpoint 2015
HazCom / GHS Training Powerpoint 2015
Risk Assessment and Safety Management Powerpoint 2015
Heat Illness Powerpoint 2015
Food Safety in Schools Powerpoint 2015
HACCP and Food Safety Powerpoint 2015
Laser Safety Powerpoint 2015

 
 

Employees exposed to dangerous workplace hazards at Pennsauken aluminum services plant No Comments

Sept. 23, 2015
Employees exposed to dangerous workplace hazards at Pennsauken aluminum
services plant; company fined $308K
OSHA’s investigation found 44 safety violations, including one willful
Employer name: Aluminum Shapes LLC, 9000 River Road, Delair, New Jersey.
Citations issued: On Sept. 21, 2015, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited the company for one willful, […]

New Efforts to Send Managers to Jail for Workplace Fatalities September 22, 2015 No Comments

“The Administration and many of its allies really do want to put employers in jail.” That’s according to a prominent attorney specializing in workplace safety compliance.
Howard Mavity, a Fisher & Phillips partner, says in a blog post that he and fellow F&P partner Edwin Foulke, head of OSHA from 2006 to 2008, were struck […]

OSHA cites US Postal Service in Greenville, SC for falls and other hazards No Comments

U.S. Department of Labor | Sept. 17, 2015
OSHA cites US Postal Service in Greenville, SC for falls and other hazards
Willful and serious violations total nearly $80K in fines
Employer name: U.S. Postal Service, 204 Fairforest Way, Greenville, South Carolina 29607
Citations issued: The Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued one willful and […]

Pier 1 Imports in Fort Worth cited by OSHA for safety hazards at two sites No Comments

Sept. 21, 2015
Pier 1 Imports in Fort Worth cited by OSHA for safety hazards at two sites;
fines total $86,100
Employer name: Pier 1 Imports Inc., Heritage Parkway in Mansfield, Texas, and Trinity Blvd. in Fort Worth
Citations issued: Sept. 18, 2015
Investigation findings: The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health […]

Jury Awards $15M to Worker Whose Foot was Crushed by Forklift September 15, 2015 No Comments

This worker has had seven surgeries to repair his foot after it was run over by a 58,000-pound forklift. A jury says the company that owned the forklift now owes him $15.2 million.
Thomas Neuhengen, 33, had to have his heel amputated after his left foot was crushed during the teardown of the 2012 International Manufacturing […]

Safety Orientation Bundle Download September 10, 2015 No Comments

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Safety Orientation Training DVD
Addresses two of the most prominent safety issues confronting employers today. View Product

Safety Awareness for New Employees DVD
Reminds employees that if they know the types of hazards that they can encounter in their jobs, they can guard against them. […]

Atlanta’s American Air Filter Co. continues to expose workers to serious safety hazards September 1, 2015 No Comments

U.S. Department of Labor | Aug. 25, 2015
Atlanta’s American Air Filter Co. continues to expose workers to serious safety hazards
OSHA proposes penalties of nearly $120K for employer with history of safety violations
Employer name: American Air Filter Co. Inc., doing business as AAF International
Inspection site: 2624 Weaver Way, Atlanta, Georgia 30340
Citations issued: The […]

Primex Plastics Corp. issued 22 violations, faces more than $141K in OSHA penalties No Comments

Aug. 31, 2015
2 workers suffer amputations in separate incidents, less than 2 weeks apart,
due to Oakwood, Georgia, plastic manufacturer’s safety failures
Primex Plastics Corp. issued 22 violations, faces more than $141K in OSHA penalties
OAKWOOD, Ga. – In separate incidents less than two weeks apart, two employees sustained disabling injuries at Primex Plastics Corp. […]

Safety – Not The Number One Priority No Comments

I have upset so many Safety Spuds over the years when I have said: “Safety is not the No1 Priority, never has been, never will be and never should be!” Unfortunately some just do not think things through before going off on their crusades! No statement has ever caused safety more harm than “Safety is […]

PHOTO GALLERY: The Worst OSHA Violations in Minnesota No Comments

#1

Where’s the Worker?
Look closely at the top of the photo and you’ll see a worker on a scaffold higher than 10 feet who is working without fall protection.

#2

Not a Good Time for a Swim
These employees are working over water without a floatation device.

#3

The Ladder Won’t Help
Not sure what this worker is trying to do, […]

OSHA’s Top 10 Most Frequently Cited Standards of 2014 No Comments

Source: Ehssafetynews.files.wordpress.com
Related Training DVDs:

Fall Protection for Construction – DVD Training
Helps you comply with OSHA’s fall protection requirements – OSHA’s most-cited standard for construction companies. View Product

HazCom (GHS) in Industrial Facilities Training DVD
Introduce employees to the Hazard Communication regulations and provide training on the various types of chemicals. View […]