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OHS - A Year in Review, 2016

Legal compliance and good planning are the cornerstones of any good Occupational Health and Safety policy, so it’s a good time of year for those involved in the Health and Safety arena, to reflect on the past year and any significant changes therein. 1,956 more words

Health And Safety Regulations

Components of an Effective OHS Accountability System: part 2

Last week we introduced Accountability Systems and why they are important to the modern organisation and specifically, the health and safety function. This post delves a little deeper into building a successful Occupational Safety and Health accountability system in simple to apply steps… 1,149 more words

Occupational Health & Safety

Oregon OSHA Provides Forester, Fire, and Construction Training Grants

-The City of Bend Fire Department is getting a $30,710 grant to launch a training project designed to reduce injuries and claims costs among firefighters by improving the efficiency of their physical movements and their flexibility and core strength.- 53 more words

Grants

Due Diligence Defence: 5 steps to ensuring your workplace has safety covered

Further to a recent blog post we did for Halloween that explored some of the frightening headlines we see in health and safety on a weekly basis, this post looks at issues surrounding… 1,101 more words

Health And Safety Regulations

Throwing a life line.

Always build a safe beginnings. That is the core value in health and safety. It starts with you. It is an integral part of staying alive. 105 more words

Education

OSHA Announces Top 10 Safety Violations for 2016

Fall protection tops the list of top 10 most frequently cited workplace safety violations, 2016 – OSHA, US…

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has announced the preliminary Top 10 most frequently cited workplace safety violations for (financial year) 2016. 373 more words

Occupational Health & Safety

Scary Incidents and Safety Measures – is your workplace covered this Halloween?

As it’s Halloween and ghosts and ghouls are ready to grace our screens and prowl our streets, we got talking to our consultants to hear their ‘scary stories’ in health and safety and took a look at some of the ‘spooky headlines’ that we have seen on regulatory websites in recent weeks…. 443 more words

Risk Assessment