OSHA Quick Takes
  • QuickTakes 09/03/2019
    on September 3, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    Celebrating Safety on Labor Day Whistleblower Meeting Court Decision September is National Preparedness Month Successfully Protecting Workers Alliance Focuses on Craft Brewing Safety Fall Protection Violations Exposure to Trench Hazards Machine Guarding Violations Whistleblower […]

  • QuickTakes 08/16/2019
    on August 16, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    Silica Standard Safe + Sound Week Proclamations Reporting Requirements Teamwork Creates Safer Workplace Partnership Focuses on Keeping Construction Workers Safe Global Cold Chain Alliance Renews Commitment to Worker Safety Fatal Fall Amputation Hazards Trenching Fatality Safety […]

  • QuickTakes 08/08/2019
    on August 8, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    Safe + Sound Week Court Ruling Leading Indicators Water. Rest. Shade. Chemical Hazards Repeated Hazards at Glass Plant Burn Hazards OSHA Alliances Emergency Response Construction Safety Tree Care Safety On-Site Consultation Chemical Safety Social Media […]

  • QuickTakes 07/17/2019
    on July 17, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    U.S. Department of Labor Redesigns OSHA's Whistleblower Website Hurricane Preparedness and Response Alaska Cites Seafood Company for Exposing Workers to Hazards California Cites Construction Contractor Following Worker Fatality Two Florida Contractors Cited After Fatal Fall at Construction […]

  • QuickTakes 07/09/2019
    on July 9, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    Labor Secretary Records New PSAs to Help Keep Workers Safe from Severe Weather Hazards Maine Roofing Contractor Faces $1.7 Million in Fines and Manslaughter Indictment after Worker's Fatal Fall Advisory Committee on Construction Safety to Meet in July Alabama Auto Parts Manufacturer and […]

OSHA News Releases
  • Never Respond to Emails Asking for Personal Information
    on September 19, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Companies you do business with should never ask for your account information, credit card numbers or password in an email. If you have any questions about an email you receive that supposedly came from your financial institution or service provider, find their number on their website and call them. […]

  • Kids and Mobile Devices
    on September 18, 2019 at 5:00 am

    If you have kids with mobile devices, create a central home charging station in your bedroom. Before the kids go to bed at night, have them put their mobile devices there so they are not tempted to play with them when they should be sleeping. […]

  • Keeping Passwords Simple
    on September 17, 2019 at 5:00 am

    We know at times this whole password thing sounds really complicated. Wouldn't be great if there was a brain dead way you could keep passwords simple and secure at the same time? Well, it's not nearly as hard as you think. Here are three tips to keeping passwords super simple while keeping your […]

  • Detecting Fraud
    on September 16, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Review your bank, credit card and financial statements regularly to identify unauthorized activity. This is one of the most effective ways to quickly detect if your bank account, credit card or identity has been compromised. […]

  • Bluetooth
    on September 13, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Turn off Bluetooth if you are not using it on your computer or device. Not only does this make it more secure, but it also saves battery life. […]