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Maintaining Workplace Safety Through Good Housekeeping [video width="1920" height="1080" mp4="https://www.resecoadvisors.com/wp-content/uploads/SFV_Dec2019_Video.mp4"][/video]   Workplace housekeeping—the act of maintaining clean and organized workspaces—may seem like a chore, but it can go a long way in preventing on-the-job injuries. In fact, good workplace housekeeping practices can reduce the following: Clutter and, subsequently,...

On May 12, 2016, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a final rule that requires certain establishments to report information from their injury and illness records to OSHA electronically. The final rule also solidified anti-retaliation protections for employees. The 2016 rule did not create additional recordkeeping obligations,...

OSHA’s cranes and derricks operator certification standard became effective on Nov. 10, 2018. Employers that use cranes and derricks in construction must comply with this standard. Employers should also become familiar with this standard if their employees work in areas or sites where cranes and derricks are in use. Finally,...

The Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSH Act) requires employers to provide a safe work environment for their workers. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is responsible for creating workplace safety standards and enforcing compliance with the OSH Act. OSHA enforces compliance with the OSH Act by conducting...