Category Archives: Safety

OSHA issues Form 300 privacy protection rule

OSHA issues Form 300 privacy protection rule

Source: Employers with 250 or more workers will not be required to electronically submit information from OSHA Form 300 (Log of Work-Related Injuries and Illnesses) and OSHA Form 301 (Injury and Illness Incident Report). The agency issued a final rule to protect worker personal data collected by an employer from being publicly disclosed under […]

Kinedyne broadens Grip Link family with 7- and 8-mm heavy-duty stud tire chains for off-road applications

BRANCHBURG, NJ — Kinedyne LLC, manufacturer and distributor of cargo control technologies, including cargo securement, capacity and access solutions for the transportation industry, introduced the two newest members of its Grip Link Brand tire chain family. The new 7- and 8-mm heavy-duty stud tire chains are designed exclusively for off-road use. Grip Link Brand tire […]

OSHA promotes fall protection resources

Source: EHS Today EHS Today Staff | Jan. 14, 2019 With falls leading OSHA’s top 10 list of violations year after year, the agency is bolstering its efforts to increase awareness about its fall prevention resources. The agency has developed a collection of compliance assistance resources to address falls in the workplace — the leading […]

Disaster planning should include employment laws

Source: EHS Today David Sparkman | Jan. 14, 2019 There are many manuals and publications about what companies should do to plan for natural and manmade disasters — from preparing for infrastructure disruptions to communicating with employees and the public. Another requirement is that management must maintain awareness of their responsibility for adhering to employment […]