January 16, 2019 • Volume 19, Issue 1 • A twice-monthly newsletter with information about workplace safety and health.
Federal Worker Safety
A White House initiative seeks to better protect federal workers from occupational injuries.
OSHA issued corrections to the Walking-Working Surfaces, Personal Protective Equipment, and Special Industries standards.
Employers are reminded that they must post their 2019 Summary of Work-Related Injuries and Illnesses (Form 300A) from February 1 to April 30 each year.
Construction Safety Partnership
AvalonBay Communities Inc. and OSHA are partnering to protect workers during the construction of a residential and retail complex in Massachusetts.
A contractor was found in contempt of court for failing to pay more than $2.2 million in OSHA penalties.