Monthly Archives: December 2016


Sustainability in the Workplace

OSHA’s new white paper, “Sustainability in the Workplace: A New Approach for Protecting Worker Safety and Health,” highlights the importance of including worker safety and health in the growing movement toward sustainability and corporate responsibility. The Campbell Institute – the National Safety Council’s center of excellence for environmental, health and Read the full article…


Transport Company-Wide Forklift Hazards to be Corrected, Safety Protocols Improved

BOSTON, MA – For several years, inspections by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) identified a disturbing pattern of defective forklifts being used to move, handle, load and unload freight in at least 11 Central Transport LLC shipping terminals in nine states. Their use exposed employees Read the full article…


Proposed DOT Rule Would Usher in New Era in Vehicle Safety

WASHINGTON—Citing an enormous potential to reduce crashes on U.S. roadways, the U.S. Department of Transportation issued a proposed rule that would advance the deployment of connected vehicle technologies throughout the U.S. light vehicle fleet. The Notice of Proposed Rulemaking would enable vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communication technology on all new light-duty vehicles, Read the full article…