Daily Archives: December 27, 2017


Surviving an OSHA Inspection

Safety managers throughout the country work to prevent incidents, minimize injuries and prevent disruption in company production. According to OSHA’s Factsheet, normally, OSHA conducts inspections without advance notice. Employers have the right to require compliance officers to obtain an inspection warrant before entering the worksite. OSHA inspectors, called compliance safety and health Read the full article…


12 States Report Widespread Increase in Flu Cases

CDC’s most recent FluView report says seasonal influenza activity continues to increase in the United States, and 12 states reported widespread flu activity during the first week of December. The report adds that the proportion of people seeing their healthcare provider for influenza-like-illness increased sharply from the previous week and has been Read the full article…


New Pesticide Rules for WA

The Washington State Department of Agriculture has adopted rules updating Worker Protection Standards to correspond to federal regulations. The new rules will take effect Jan. 13, 2018. The rules align with 2015 EPA changes in federal worker protection requirements covering the use of pesticides, changes that address worker training, information Read the full article…