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"The facts expose the safety standards are inadequate" - Dr James McCaughan, University of Sydney

Dr James B. McCaughan, Honorary Senior Lecturer, School of Physics, University of Sydney, writes an account about electrosensitivity and the inadequacies of the current safety standards in Australia. 37 more words

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Rules Lag to Help Passengers Escape Crashed Buses

WASHINGTON — Safety standards to make large buses easier for passengers to escape after a crash have not been implemented 15 years after accident investigators called for new rules. 626 more words

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OSHA 1910.269 Revised Ruling: Download Tyndale's Frequently Asked Questions

Please be advised that OSHA’s final rule for 29 CFR 1910.269 and 1926 Subpart V – Federal standards governing employee safety in activities related to the construction and repair of electrical power generation, transmission, and distribution equipment – has officially been issued and was published to the national register on Friday, April 11. 284 more words

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[VIDEO] The Most Dangerous Monopoly: When Caution Kills

How the Free Market Can Better Ensure Safe Products

Everyone wants the items they buy to be safe to use or consume. Prof. Howard Baetjer… 429 more words

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Equipment and Product Safety Act (Geräte- und Produktsicherheitsgesetz, GPSG)

Long title: Act On The Reorganisation Of The Safety Of Technical Work Equipment And Consumer Products of 6 January 2004

All rights in this translation are held by the Bundesanstalt für Arbeitsschutz und Arbeitsmedizin, Friedrich-Henkel Weg 1-25, 44149 Dortmund, Germany. 13,405 more words

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Arc Ratings for FR Clothing: What Is the Difference Between ATPV and Ebt?

A common question in arc flash clothing protection is whether an ATPV value or an Ebt value is better protection for FRC. Let’s start by defining these two values and seeing what each actually means. 649 more words

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Attend Tyndale’s NFPA 70E Low Voltage Qualified Training Class April 23rd

Tyndale has partnered with e-Hazard to bring you an engaging one-day seminar on NFPA 70E and OSHA electrical safety requirements. Used by more NFPA 70E committee members, e-Hazard’s training provides a thorough knowledge of the dangers and recommended safe behaviors for those who work around electric hazards daily. 131 more words

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