OSHA Quick Takes
  • 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 […]

  • QuickTakes 06/21/2019
    on June 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    Forklift Manufacturers Emphasize the Importance of Operator Training Prepare for Fireworks Safety Ahead of July 4 Festivities Maritime Advisory Committee Holds First Meeting California Cites Trucking Company After Worker Fatality Four Contractors Cited Following Fall at Residential […]

  • QuickTakes 06/04/2019
    on June 4, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    Emergency Preparedness and Response Suicide Prevention Resources California Fines Aircraft Engine Manufacturer Following Worker Injury Online Pet Supply Retailer Cited After Worker Fatality at Florida Distribution Center Contractors Cited for Exposing Workers to Asbestos While Restoring […]

  • QuickTakes 05/22/2019
    on May 22, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    OSHA Requests Information on Possible Updates to the Lockout/Tagout Standard Revised Safety and Health Standards Will Save $6 Million Annually DOL Tech Day Alaska Cites Seafood Company After Workers Suffer Serious Injuries California Fines Aircraft Engine Manufacturer Following Worker […]

  • QuickTakes 05/08/2019
    on May 8, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    National Safety Stand-Down Kicks Off with Event in Texas Meeting on Whistleblower Protection Takes Place May 14 U.S. Department of Labor Announces $10.5 Million in Worker Safety and Health Training Grants California Fines Contractor after Worker Seriously Injured Colorado Hospital Cited for […]

OSHA News Releases
  • Don't Trust Links Sent in Email Messages
    on July 24, 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 […]

  • Never Share Your Passwords
    on July 23, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Never share your passwords with others, including your supervisor or coworkers. Your password is a secret; it only works if only you know it. If anyone else knows your password, you may be responsible for their actions. […]

  • Kids and Education
    on July 22, 2019 at 5:00 am

    One of the most effective methods you can use to protect kids online is to talk to them. The younger you start talking to them, and they to you, the better. Hold regular conversations about online safety issues, even going so far as to show them actual negative events that have taken place. If you […]

  • Protecting Your Social Media Account
    on July 19, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Bad guys are targeting your social media accounts. One of the most effective ways you can protect them is with a unique, strong password called a passphrase. Enabling two-step verification (if your social media site offers it) is even better. […]