Aging workforce highlights workplace safety

DULUTH — The wave of baby boomers leaving the workforce is cresting as the largest generation of American workers continues to reach retirement age. Yet while the number of employees between ages 55 and 65 will peak over the next decade, many will remain …

Watchdog group sues OSHA over safety records

The rule provides that OSHA will make the data public to encourage employers to prevent injuries and illnesses and to advance research into workplace safety. Now, though, states Public Citizen in a press release, “OSHA is trying to weaken the rule by …

Cintas Location in Austin, TX Recognized for Workplace Safety

Cintas Corporation (CTAS) today announced that its uniform rental location in Austin, TX received Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) Star certification from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). The announcement took place during a …

Number of OSHA workplace safety inspectors declines under Trump

WASHINGTON — The number of federal workplace safety inspectors has fallen under the Trump administration, according to new data obtained by NBC News, raising questions about the government’s efforts to protect workers and the long-term impact of the …

MOM: Workplace safety and health priorities for 2018

HRjobs: Asia’s only regional recruitment website 100% dedicated to HR jobs. With the new year ahead, WSH 2018 Plus sets out the plan to bring Singapore back on track to achieve the 2018 target while laying the foundation to address emerging WSH challenges …

Latest data show significant rise in workplace fatalities

She added that OSHA is committed to find new and innovative ways of working with employers and employees to improve safety and health. “OSHA will work to address these trends through enforcement, compliance assistance, education, and training and …

How an industry group is driving Trump’s workplace safety agenda

President Donald Trump listens during a meeting with the National Association of Manufacturers in March at the White House. The association has pushed for the Trump administration to roll back rules related to workplace safety. Credit: Evan Vucci/AP Photo …