OSHA Quick Takes
  • QuickTakes 11/04/2019
    on November 4, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    Addressing Worker Safety Maritime Safety Working with OSHA to Reduce Injuries Court Sentence Machine Guarding Violations Electrical Violations Repeated Violations Radiation Safety Shipyard Safety Social Media

  • QuickTakes 10/17/2019
    on October 17, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    Understanding OSHA Inspections Improving Safety Training Proposed Beryllium Rule Small Business Reduces Injuries Opioid Outreach Keeping Workers Safe in Trenches Confined Space Violations Storage Violations Safety Violations Protecting Workers' Hearing Taxi Driver Safety […]

  • QuickTakes 10/04/2019
    on October 4, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    Welcome Secretary Scalia Training Grants Awarded Safety Advisors Selected Leading Indicators Discussion Respiratory Protection Standard A Long-Standing Commitment to Worker Safety Protecting Waste and Recycling Workers Beryllium Final Rule Inspection Guidelines Texas Small […]

  • QuickTakes 09/20/2019
    on September 20, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    Opioid Toolkit for Employers Protecting Poultry Workers Whistleblower Rights OSHA's New Director of Construction Field Operations Manual Updated National Safety Congress Oregon Small Business Achieves SHARP Status Partnership Focuses on Construction Safety Alliance Program Signings […]

  • 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 […]

OSHA News Releases
  • Never Respond to Emails Asking for Personal Information
    on November 11, 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.

  • Anti-Virus
    on November 8, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Make sure you have anti-virus software installed on your computer and that it is automatically updating. However, keep in mind that no anti-virus can catch all malware; your computer can still be infected. That is why it's so important you use common sense and be wary of any messages that seem odd […]

  • What is Malware
    on November 7, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Malware is software--a computer program--used to perform malicious actions. In fact, the term malware is a combination of the words malicious and software. Cyber criminals install malware on your computers or devices to gain control over them or gain access to what they contain. Once installed, […]

  • Don't Trust Links Sent in Email Messages
    on November 6, 2019 at 5:00 am

    A common method cyber criminals use to hack into people's computers is to send them emails with malicious links. People are tricked into opening these links because they appear to come from someone or something they know and trust. If you click on a link, you may be taken to a site that attempts to […]

  • Secure Your Home Wi-Fi Network
    on November 5, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Be aware of all the devices connected to your home network, including baby monitors, gaming consoles, TVs, appliances or even your car. Ensure all those devices are protected by a strong password and/or are running the latest version of their operating system.