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Scaffolding hazards at North Richland Hills, Texas, worksite

Feb 11, 2008
Scaffolding hazards at North Richland Hills, Texas, worksite bring fines totaling $210,000 from U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, Texas — An alleged failure to protect employees from safety hazards has brought a Kaufman, Texas-based company $210,000 in proposed penalties from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).

How to Work Safely With Stairs and Ladders

Feb 06, 2008
Ladder’s can be tricky, and at times, unreliable. Fortunately, there’s an abundance of safety trainings that can ensure proper ladder safety mandated to prevent the risk of falls and Injuries. Preview our training DVD “How to Work Safely With Stairs and Ladders” below, and start taking steps toward better ladder safety today. How to Work Safely With Stairs and Ladders &nbs

Who’s eligible for family or medical leave under the FMLA?

Jan 01, 2008
Unforeseen circumstance or life’s unruly dealings can mandate that an employee needs to take family or medical leave away from their work. Are you or an employee entitled to family or medical leave? The Department of Labor outlines the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) below: “The Family and Medical Leave Act ¬†provides certain employees with up to 12 weeks of unpaid, job-protected l

National Preparedness Month Observed During September

Sep 20, 2007
National Preparedness Month designed to increase public awareness about the importance of preparing for emergencies and to encourage individuals to take action. OSHA is alerting employers about emergencies that can be the result of man-made or natural causes, including hurricanes, floods, tornadoes,explosions, civil disturbances, fires, toxic gas releases, chemical spills, radiological accidents,