Yearly Archives: 2017


OSHA Resumes Regular Enforcement in Texas and Louisiana

DALLAS, TX – On Oct. 10, 2017, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), which had ceased most programmed enforcement actions following Hurricane Harvey, resumed normal enforcement throughout Texas and Louisiana. Following Hurricane Harvey, OSHA provided compliance assistance and outreach to employers and workers in a number Read the full article…

(AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

85-Feet Tall Billboards Proposed for TX: Traffic Safety Concerns?

A proposed rule from the Texas Department of Transportation would permit billboards to be 85 feet tall, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and The Dallas Morning News reports. Scenic Texas, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization based in Houston, is concerned about the proposal. An alert on its website bearing the name of Vice President Margaret Lloyd calls Read the full article…


EMS World Expo 2017

LAS VEGAS, NV – More than 5,300 people from 44 countries are expected to attend EMS World Expo at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Nevada, Oct 16-20. Hosted in partnership with the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians (NAEMT), this progressive conference and huge trade show draws EMS leaders from all Read the full article…