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Become an SSHO in 2017

Become an SSHO in 2017

Matt Luman February 20, 2017 0

Do you have years of occupational safety experience under your belt? Is it about time for bigger and more exciting projects? If you’re ready to take your workplace compliance expertise to another level, then

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Interpreting MSHA’s Pattern of Violations Regulation

Interpreting MSHA’s Pattern of Violations Regulation

Matt Luman February 20, 2017 0

The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) revised its Pattern of Violations (POV) standard in 2013 to improve enforcement and compliance. The updated rule, which is estimated to prevent nearly 1,800 injuries over 10

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Filing a Safety Complaint with OSHA

Filing a Safety Complaint with OSHA

Matt Luman February 20, 2017 0

Every worker has a right to a safe work environment. In fact, the federal law requires your employer to provide a workplace that is free from recognized safety and health hazards. But how are

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General Industry Fall Protection Update

General Industry Fall Protection Update

Matt Luman February 20, 2017 0

For the first time in over 45 years, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) updated its Walking-Working Surfaces and Personal Protective Equipment Standard (subparts D and I) for the General Industry. The revised

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How to Complete an Activity Hazard Analysis

How to Complete an Activity Hazard Analysis

Matt Luman February 20, 2017 0

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) requires contractors of federal projects to complete a documented process of risk management prior to any hazardous work operation. In compliance with the Safety and Health Requirements

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5 Work-at-Home Careers and How to Get Started

5 Work-at-Home Careers and How to Get Started

Michelle Roebuck February 17, 2017 0

We all know the hassles and expenses of working outside the home: traffic, child care, work clothes, gas, meals, etc.  These are just a few of the reasons why a home-based career is so

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New Miner Compliance Guide

New Miner Compliance Guide

Matt Luman February 16, 2017 0

  The mining industry is filled with challenges and dangers unique to the industry. That’s why the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) requires all surface miners to follow Part 46 regulations and complete

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10 Forklift Maintenance Tips to Extend Equipment Life and ROI

10 Forklift Maintenance Tips to Extend Equipment Life and ROI

Matt Luman February 15, 2017 0

Forklifts are one of the most versatile machines in industrial settings. Designed to operate in the toughest conditions, these powered industrial trucks are used to get the job done. With all the heavy lifting

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Get that Contract: Training Required for Government Work

Get that Contract: Training Required for Government Work

Matt Luman February 13, 2017 0

So you want to transition from working on civil contracts to securing a federally funded project? What are the health and safety requirements that you have to consider? For starters, the Safety and Health

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Forging Opportunity with an Apprenticeship

Forging Opportunity with an Apprenticeship

Matt Luman January 31, 2017 0

For decades, apprenticeship programs have paved the way for countless job opportunities in the United States. Aside from traditional industries like construction and manufacturing, this proven learn-while-you-earn system has expanded to energy conservation, information

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