2018 edition of NFPA 70E electrical safety standard now available

NFPA 70E 2018, the latest update to the Standard for Electrical Safety in the Workplace by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), is now available at the association’s website, http://www.nfpa.org. The highly anticipated standard, which is …

RIA partners with OSHA to improve robot safety in the workplace

The Robotic Industries Association (RIA) is partnering with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) to drive safety standards around the use of robots in the workplace.

Andy Warhol And Nonprofit Workplace Safety

Workplace safety is a managerial task that is easy to overlook. It is seldom top-of-mind until an accident happens. It is difficult to monitor and often dry to think about and map out. Perhaps the answer is to take an artist’s approach. During his …

Survey: Small biz employees value workplace safety

Small businesses struggling to attract competent employees to add to their workforce may be neglecting to address a factor job seekers hold in higher regard than may be expected: workplace safety. A new survey conducted by Employers Holdings Inc. – a …

The Importance of Air Quality for Workplace Health and Safety

In the modern world, the list of liabilities for employers is ever increasing. Ensuring the workplace is up to scratch when it comes to health and safety guidelines and requirements, then, is essential. However, one factor that may have gone unseen so far …

Cintas of Westland honored for workplace safety and health

Cintas Detroit Cleanroom Resources K-15, an industrial launderer located in Westland, was awarded the Michigan Voluntary Protection Program (MVPP) Rising Star Award from the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA) for workplace …

How to Manage Workplace Safety Issues for Remote Employees

Technology has made telecommuting easier to manage, but remote work arrangements present unique safety challenges—and employers must ensure they are complying with workplace rules even for employees who don’t work onsite. Keeping remote employees safe …