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Rising employee security & health issues to promote personal protective equipment market growth

Industry Trends

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Market size is predicted to touch $67.61 billion by end of 2023 and register CAGR of 7.3% during forecast period.Growing employee safety and health issues coupled with rising industrial fatalities across unregulated industries will promote personal protective equipment (PPE) industry growth. 487 more words

Polymers And Advanced Materials

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


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



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


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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