Weekly Round-Up from 360training.com
Learn more about current events and trends that may affect your industry in this week's round-up!
- OSHA's Direct Final Rule Clarifies Beryllium Limit
OSHA issued a direct final rule (DFR) for the beryllium standard, effective on July 4, 2018, clarifying limits, operations, and definitions.
- Amazon and Lowes Among Most Dangerous Companies of 2018
Each year the National Council for Occupational Safety and Health lists companies with a history of putting employees’ wellbeing at risk with unsafe practices.
- Four OSHA Standards on 2018 Regulatory Agenda
An update to the Hazard Communication Standard moves into the proposed rule stage as previously long-term action standards are poised to move ahead.
- Study Finds that Falls are the Second-Leading Cause of Workplace Deaths
A recent NIOSH study confirmed that falls remain a leading cause of work-related death, accounting for 14% of worker fatalities.