Suggestions to Protect Employees from Heat-related Illnesses

Suggestions to Protect Employees from Heat-related Illnesses

According to OSHA, millions of employees across the country are exposed to heat within their workplaces. Employees can encounter occupational heat exposure in both indoor (e.g., kitchens, boiler rooms, manufacturing plants and warehouses) and outdoor (e.g.,...
Tips for Controlling Wet Surfaces to Help Prevent Injury

Tips for Controlling Wet Surfaces to Help Prevent Injury

Wet surfaces always present a hazard for residents, guests and staff. Water can come from rain, spills, wet winter conditions and activities that require the use of water, resulting in slippery conditions. Slipping on a wet surface can result in bruises, strains and...
OSHA to Provide Guidance for Vaccinated Individuals Soon

OSHA to Provide Guidance for Vaccinated Individuals Soon

On May 18, 2021, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced it is reviewing the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommendations for fully vaccinated individuals. OSHA has indicated it will update its Guidance on Mitigating...