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  • Lista de verificación de cumplimiento del DOT y la FMCSA para conductores de camiones

    September 28, 2023
    Si el DOT le exigiera mañana una auditoría de cumplimiento, ¿estaría listo? ¿Sabe qué documentos tendrá que presentar y dónde se encuentran? ¿Están completos sus registros? ¿Qué le falta? ¿Qué es el cumplimiento del DOT y la FMCSA? Los conductores de camiones y las flotas comerciales están obligados a cumplir todas las normas y regulaciones del DOT, así como las de la FMCSA.
  • Fire Extinguisher Training: What is the PASS Acronym?

    September 28, 2023
    Everyone should have at least one fire extinguisher in their home, but knowing where it is isn't enough. Proper fire extinguisher usage is crucial for your safety and property protection. Being able to use a fire extinguisher effectively could mean the difference between little property damage and a major disaster. Continue reading to learn more about the PASS acronym, what it means, and how it can help you in the event of a fire.
  • Hazard Classes: How Many Are There for Fully Regulated Items?

    September 21, 2023
    Hazardous materials and dangerous goods are transported daily around the United States. To keep everyone safe, the U.S. Department of Transportation regulates how materials are packaged, labeled, and transported based on the type of risk they present and the conditions under which the item is dangerous.
  • ¿Quién debe realizar la capacitación en seguridad en la construcción de NYC?

    September 14, 2023
    Si está buscando trabajo en la industria de la construcción en Nueva York, una de las primeras preguntas que se hará es cuáles son los requisitos de la OSHA en Nueva York. En ese momento obtendrá un montón de resultados confusos sobre NYC DOB, la Ley Local 196 y la tarjeta OSHA/SST...ese tipo de cosas.
  • ¿Por qué es importante la capacitación de la OSHA para la seguridad en el lugar de trabajo?

    September 12, 2023
    La seguridad en el lugar de trabajo es una preocupación fundamental para cualquier organización. Es responsabilidad de los empleadores proporcionar un entorno de trabajo seguro para sus empleados, y para ello es necesario conocer a fondo los peligros y riesgos asociados al trabajo. Una de las herramientas clave para garantizar la seguridad en el lugar de trabajo es la capacitación de la OSHA. 
  • SST Certification: How Do You Get an NYC SST Card?

    September 7, 2023
    Boss saying you need a new SST card before you can start your job? The Site Safety Training program is fairly new to New York City, so you may not have heard of it. It's the most stringent legal requirement for construction safety training in the country. In this blog, we’ll cover any questions you may have about New York City SST cards, including who needs them and how to get one.
  • Lock Out Tag Out Procedures: What Does LOTO Mean?

    August 31, 2023
    If you work with heavy machinery, how do you protect yourself from serious harm? LOTO training, which is required by OSHA, is the best way to avoid injury involving machinery of any kind. This training ensures that dangerous equipment is safely shut off and cannot be restarted until maintenance or repair work is completed. Your equipment can be severely dangerous, from electrical circuitry to unsecured moving parts, and can create extreme risk. Most injuries involving heavy machinery are caused by human error.
  • NYC SST Cards: What Are They and How Do You Get One?

    August 24, 2023
    If you happen to work in the construction industry in New York City, chances are you may have come across the term "NYC SST cards”. The NYC SST card aims to promote and improve construction site safety in New York City and ensures that workers have received the required safety training to mitigate risks and hazards on construction sites.
  • MSHA First Aid and CPR: Essential Skills for Safe Mining Operations

    August 23, 2023
    Everyone knows that mining is dangerous work. In addition to the inherent dangers of mine work, emergency medical treatment is complicated by the fact that mines are often located in remote areas. In these types of environments, having a trained workforce equipped with first aid and CPR skills isn’t just an advantage; it’s a necessity.
  • Are Free Online OSHA Certifications Valid?

    August 17, 2023
    Everyone likes to save money where they can. When it comes to something as tedious and mandatory as OSHA training, it's especially tempting to spend as little as possible. The problem with this is, of course, that you get what you pay for. But are free online OSHA certifications acceptable for work use? This article aims to uncover why relying on them may put your safety knowledge at risk and explore the right path to legitimate OSHA training. Can You Get OSHA Training Online Free? First, let's think about what you're asking.