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GHS Transition Tips…in Case You’ve Been Procrastinating

The transition from OSHA’s old Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) to the new standard that incorporates the United Nations’ Globally Harmonized System (GHS) is well underway, as employers were required to train their employees...
 
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OSHA – Understanding the Basics and Preparing for an Inspection

When safety managers hear OSHA, they may feel apprehensive and worry about possible inspections. But how much do you actually know about the organization, its aims and its practices? We’ll take a look at the origins of OS...
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Traffic Management in the Warehouse

As a safety manager, you are responsible for the safety of everyone in your warehouse: workers and visitors, vehicle drivers and pedestrians. You can train some of these people, but others you can’t. Consequently, it’s imperati...
 
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Hazardous Chemicals, HazCom
Hazardous Chemicals, HazCom

HazCom: Simplified Program Ideas for Safety Managers

Many hazardous substances and materials enter the workplace, but some industries certainly use more hazardous materials than others. Even if your facility only uses one hazardous chemical, though, your company is still required...
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GHS Update: Blacking Out Pictograms

GHS Labeling Gets Cleared Up The December deadline for the first wave of the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) implementation has come and gone, but the confusion still resonates among many in the industry. The Occupational Safe...
 
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Top 10 OSHA Violations in 2013

Yet again, fall protection was the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) number one cited workplace safety violation in 2013. The recent release was no surprise as the top 10 have generally stayed the sam...

 
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Breaking News Globe in 3D including clipping path
Breaking News Globe in 3D including clipping path

OSHA Proposes New Rule

OSHA Believes More Timely Data Will Help All On November 7, 2013, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) officially announced that they have proposed a rule that would improve how workplace injuries and illnes...
 
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HAZMAT Team Members Discusses Chemical Disaster
HAZMAT Team Members Discusses Chemical Disaster

OSHA Steps Up Chemical Safety

Unfortunately, thousands of U.S. workers continue to get sick or die from occupational exposures to the many chemicals used in the work place each and every year. Yesterday, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Saf...
 
 
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LabelTac GHS labels
LabelTac GHS labels

LabelTac Introduces GHS Die-Cut Labels

Are You Ready? The Globally Harmonized System (GHS) changeover is rapidly approaching the U.S. If you don’t already know, GHS is a global approach to hazard communication. It’s used to classify chemical hazards, lab...
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
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Health Hazard Evaluations 411

It is important to take any and all health hazards serious. It is also just as important to understand how to report and have them addressed appropriately so that they can no longer be a hazard to you, or anyone else in the wor...