Daily Archives: December 1, 2016


OSHA’s New Safety and Health Recommended Practices in Construction

WASHINGTON – The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has issued Recommended Practices for Safety and Health Programs in Construction to help industry employers develop proactive programs to keep their workplaces safe. The recommendations may be particularly helpful to small- and medium-sized contractors who lack safety and health specialists on staff. Read the full article…


OSHA’s Final Rule Updating Walking-Working Surfaces Standards

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has issued a final rule updating its general industry Walking-Working Surfaces standards specific to slip, trip, and fall hazards. The rule also includes a new section under the general industry Personal Protective Equipment standards that establishes employer requirements for Read the full article…