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Thom Kramer honored as Safety Professional of the Year

When you know you’re making a difference, it’s much easier to be passionate about your work. For Thom Kramer, his passion for fall protection was solidified on the Friday before Memorial Day in 1998. 376 more words

Safety

5 Tips for Ensuring Workers Are Fitted with the Right Gear -- Occupational Health & Safety

Safety managers have one of the most important roles in the workplace – they are responsible for maintaining a safe, OSHA-compliant environment for employees to perform their professional duties. 471 more words

Fall Protection

OSHA names the Top 10 most frequent workplace violations -- some of which may surprise you.

What hazards represent the biggest threats to employees at worksites across America? We all may have our own suspicions … but the federal government has been keeping records about them for years. 250 more words

"Fall Protection: Working On Tops Of Trucks & Rolling Stock......Which Rule Do I Follow?.... OSHA? DOT? "

THE OCCUPATIONAL Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) wants more control over trucking, and the latest focus is on fall protection. Tank fleets, in particular, are being targeted in the c… 18 more words

OSHA & ANSI

When staying on top isn't a good thing

A top 10 list you don’t want to be a part of: OSHA top ten violations.

Continuous Improvement

OSHA CITES HOME BUILDERS ALMOST $145,000

John M. Williams (williams@rwktlaw.com)

Under a Regional Emphasis Program (REP) issued by the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) Region IV, OSHA inspectors are emphasizing fall protection in the construction industry. 107 more words

OSHA

Workers Working At Dangerous Heights

Today I saw a painter hanging on a single rope and painting a 3rd floor building wall.

He was a like a Desi Spiderman hanging on the wall and painting without any safety features, and you could very well see the rope supporter is coolly standing near the rope and sightseeing the city. 142 more words

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