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Save the Date! SmithAmundsen Complimentary Webinar - November 9 - Employee Handbook Essentials for HR Pros and Business Owners

Join Amanda Biondolino on Thursday, November 9 at 8:30AM CT as she guides employers of all shapes and sizes through effectively using an employee handbook and identifies top employee handbook mistakes that could cost you. 28 more words

Employment Policies

Nissan - Japan’s second biggest automaker again in the dock for vehicle inspection misconduct

As per sources, uncertified technicians continued to certify final vehicle inspections as late as October 11.

On Wednesday, as per two sources with direct knowledge of the matter at hand, despite reports of widespread misconduct at its factories in Japan, Nissan Motor Co had conducted uncertified vehicle checks as recently as last week. 239 more words

Strategy

Saskatoon officials work to avoid tragedies like the London apartment fire

Saskatoon’s fire department is constantly inspecting buildings and providing information to their owners in an effort to avoid incidents like this week’s deadly apartment fire in London, England. 273 more words

News

Does Your Private Jet Operator Meet IS-BAO Standards?

The International Standard for Business Aircraft Operations (IS-BAO), developed by the International Business Aviation Council (IBAC) and its member associations, is a recommended code of best practices designed to help private aviation operators and corporate flight departments achieve high levels of safety and professionalism. 4,870 more words

AR and FR Clothing: What’s the Difference?

When it comes to protective clothing, keeping track of the many standards, terms, and abbreviations can be challenging. One question we commonly receive is: what is the difference between arc-rated (AR) clothing and flame resistant (FR) clothing? 407 more words

Flame Resistant Clothing

OSHA's Updated Rule on Fall Protection

Slip, trip, and fall hazards are some of the leading causes of worker deaths and injuries, and the most commonly cited OSHA violation (see the other nine most cited… 297 more words

Informational

OSHA's Top Ten Most Cited Violations

As we bring in the new year, many of us are thinking of our resolutions for 2017 – and OSHA is giving us a hand with the yearly release of the Top 10 Most Cited Safety Violations in 2016. 266 more words

Informational