OSHA enforcement activity is on the rise and so are penalties for non-compliance. Following are just a few examples:
Georgia Contractor Cited For Exposing Employees To Excavation Hazards OSHA has cited Construction Management & Engineering Services Inc. for $134,937 READ MORE...
Our long-awaited updates to our Incident App are finally here! If you've been wanting to document Vehicle Incidents, Property Incidents and General Liability Incidents, in addition to Injuries, Illnesses and Near Misses, than you'll want to update our Incident App to Version V1.3.
APPLE Incident App Download
ANDROID Incident App Download
The app works on a mobile platform, such as a tablet or smartphone, and it also works via the web.
For more information, please check out our website.
Are you ready for Post-COVID? Better questions, will there ever be a "Post COVID"? We certainly hope so and expect that to be the case. Getting back to "normal" or the "new normal" has already started in many states.
We know that relaxing restrictions will likely cause a resurgence in COVID-19 cases, but we can't stay shut down forever. So, if you haven't already, you should develop a plan to reopen your business.
The U.S. Federal Government has guidelines detailing a 3-phased approach to relaxing restrictions. Check it out! View guidelines
If you're looking for a quick and easy way to document COVID self-assessments, look no further!
Our Scan App allows you or your employees to easily document COVID assessments and record the results in a completely paperless format. Check it out
Several updates have been made to our checklists over the past few weeks with more coming in July. Here's a summary:
There are an estimated 9,500 Americans diagnosed with skin cancer each day. It’s hard to understand why more employers aren’t taking steps to minimize this preventable exposure.
The use of protective clothing and sunscreen, and seeking shade during peak sun hours should be our focus as we head into the summer months… Let’s give this health exposure the attention it deserves!
Check out the American Academy of Dermatology Survey for more information.
Heat Illness Prevention
With the summer months upon us, this is a good time to remind your inspectors to use our Heat Illness Prevention category when doing their inspections.
The checklist is modeled after the California OSHA Title 8 Code of Federal Regulations and is very comprehensive. Some of the inspection questions include:
+ Air temperature monitored?
+ Drinking water provided?
+ Shade provided?
+ Rest breaks encouraged?
+ Heat illness training provided?
+ Appropriate clothing worn?
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