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  • How To File a Safety Complaint With OSHA

    July 11, 2024
    Every worker deserves a safe and healthy work environment. But what happens when your workplace presents hazards that threaten your wellbeing? The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) exists to empower employees like you to address these concerns. This blog will guide you through everything you need to know about filing a safety complaint with OSHA.
  • Workplace Fire Safety and Prevention Tips

    June 27, 2024
    From electrical malfunctions to improperly stored flammables, every workplace has the potential for fire hazards. While a fire can be devastating, taking proactive measures can significantly reduce the risk and ensure everyone's safety in the event of an emergency. Here, we'll delve into common workplace fire hazards, how to prevent them, and the benefits of fire safety training. 
  • What Is Workplace Ergonomics?

    June 20, 2024
    Workplace ergonomics is a concept that has garnered increasing attention over the years as more and more organizations recognize the importance of designing workspaces that promote health, safety, and productivity.  Although ergonomics is often associated with desk and computer setups, its application in the workplace extends far beyond, helping to prevent serious injuries in sectors such as construction, manufacturing, and materials handling, among others. In this blog, we’ll delve into the fundamentals of workplace ergonomics and why it matters.
  • Prueba de práctica del examen final de OSHA 30: preguntas y respuestas

    June 18, 2024
    OSHA 30 es un programa de capacitación diseñado para educar a supervisores y trabajadores con responsabilidades de seguridad y salud sobre seguridad general en el lugar de trabajo, cómo evitar peligros comunes, comprender los derechos de los trabajadores, las responsabilidades del empleador y más.
  • What Is OSHA Training? What You Should Know

    June 13, 2024
    Safety in the workplace isn't just a slogan; it's a necessity. Being able to identify and reduce hazards on a job site requires knowledge, awareness, and, often, specialized training. This is where OSHA training comes in, as a helpful feature to create a safe and healthy working environment for everyone. But with different courses, diverse industries, and constantly changing regulations, navigating OSHA training can get confusing. In this blog, we’ll dig into the key aspects of OSHA training, its requirements, and how compliance benefits you.
  • General Industry vs Construction: Which OSHA Training Do I Need?

    June 6, 2024
    Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) training is a critical component of ensuring workplace safety and compliance with regulations. However, navigating the various training options can be confusing, especially when some of them sound so similar. What’s the difference between OSHA 10 for Construction and OSHA 30 for General Industry? In this blog, we'll explore the distinctions between General Industry and Construction OSHA training, their respective requirements, and help you choose the right level of training for your needs.
  • How Long is MSHA Certification Good For?

    May 30, 2024
    Working in the mining industry can be a dangerous occupation. Ensuring safety at every level is paramount, and proper training takes center stage. The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) plays a crucial role in setting these standards, requiring all miners to undergo comprehensive training and maintain valid certifications. But how long does MSHA certification last? And what does the renewal process entail?
  • What is the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act?

    May 23, 2024
    Every day, we generate mountains of waste. From discarded coffee cups to old batteries, how we handle this waste has a profound impact on our environment and health.
  • Which HAZWOPER Training Do I Need?

    May 16, 2024
    The Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) standard provides guidelines for information and training to employers, emergency responders, and workers exposed to hazardous substances, ensuring safer workplaces and reducing the risk of injuries and illnesses from hazardous material exposure.
  • What is the Difference Between Accidents and Incidents?

    May 15, 2024
    If you're a casual observer of workplace safety literature, the terms "accident" and "incident" can seem interchangeable. You may have also noticed that occupational safety and health professionals use the terms differently than you might in day-to-day conversation. If you're a little deeper in the weeds of workplace health and safety, you'll see that the difference between an accident and an incident can vary from organization to organization.