September 20, 2019 • Volume 18, Issue 17 • A twice-monthly newsletter with information about workplace safety and health.
Opioid Toolkit for Employers
A new employer toolkit from the National Safety Council aims to help employers create workplace safety programs focused on opioids.
Protecting Poultry Workers
An alliance with the poultry industry focuses on reducing and preventing key industry hazards to keep workers safe.
OSHA has been granted authority to handle worker retaliation complaints under the Taxpayer First Act.
Field Operations Manual Updated
Updates will help inspectors more effectively protect workers from occupational hazards.
National Safety Congress
OSHA addresses the most frequently cited standards with a national audience of safety professionals.
Oregon Small Business Achieves SHARP Status
A window and door manufacturer teams with Oregon OSHA to protect workers.
Partnership Focuses on Construction Safety
OSHA is partnering with a Georgia construction company and contractors to protect workers during construction of a data center.
Read about more OSHA enforcement cases.
An energy infrastructure company must pay back wages, damages, and fees for retaliating against a worker who reported the company’s attempt to violate oil spill reporting requirements.
Oil and Gas Training Tool
OSHA’s updated Oil and Gas Well Drilling and Servicing eTool includes solutions to common well site incidents, hot work, and hydrogen sulfide hazards.