June 29, 2020 • Volume 19, Issue 11 • A twice-monthly newsletter with information about workplace safety and health.
A webinar on trench safety hosted by OSHA and the American Society of Safety Professionals is available free online.
Workers Protected from Lead Poisoning
Workers were removed from hazards after OSHA consultants identified high levels of lead at a firearms facility in Hawaii.
Fall Protection Violations
Read about more OSHA enforcement cases.
OSHA ordered a railway to reinstate and compensate an employee who was terminated after reporting an injury.
If I wear a reusable cloth face covering, how should I keep it clean?
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention provides guidance on washing face coverings. OSHA suggests following those recommendations, and always washing or discarding cloth face coverings that are visibly soiled.