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ABC Coalition Urges OSHA To Withdraw Recordkeeping Regulation

October 20, 2014 10:15 am | by Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. | News | Comments

For the first time, OSHA plans to make electronically submitted injury and illness records publically available on the Internet through a new searchable database.                         

OSHA Launches Dialogue On Workplace Safety

October 13, 2014 12:21 pm | by United States Department Of Labor Newsroom | News | Comments

OSHA is seeking public comment regarding current...

The Real Cost Of Workplace Injuries

September 29, 2014 3:50 pm | by Dr. David Michaels, Asst. Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health | Blogs | Comments

In an economy where every penny counts, cutting...

Warehouse Automation: Risk And Reward

September 29, 2014 3:22 pm | by Luke Atkinson Foley and Steve Phillabaum, The Graham Company | Articles | Comments

Before taking the plunge, make sure you’re aware...

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Going High-Tech To Stop Counterfeit Industrial Parts

September 26, 2014 4:50 pm | by Mike Hockett, Associate Editor | Blogs | Comments

Could DNA marking be the solution to prevent counterfeit industrial parts from hitting the supply chain?                                         

Improving Electrical Safety In The Workplace

September 24, 2014 2:27 pm | by Christina Chatfield, Marketing Communications Manager of Harting USA | Articles | Comments

A sensible safety plan that addresses equipment, environment, and operator issues may reduce the hazards and lead to lower electrical accident rates.                             

Reduce Lift Truck Damage To Pallet Rack And Plant

September 23, 2014 10:29 am | by Steel King | Articles | Comments

Pre-engineered industrial guard railing systems can increase safety and decrease costs.                                               

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Wrapping Up NSC San Diego

September 19, 2014 5:26 pm | by Mike Hockett, Associate Editor | Blogs | Comments

Here are the product trends I felt were most prevalent by the end of the expo, as well as the booths I was particularly impressed by.                                 

11 Ways To Keep Data Safe When Traveling Overseas

September 19, 2014 1:16 pm | by Jeff Multz | Articles | Comments

Thieves in many countries are known for stealing data at rest in hotel rooms and safes, and en route to a destination.                                     

OSHA's Top 10 Violations For 2014 Announced

September 17, 2014 10:28 am | by National Safety Council | News | Comments

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has announced the preliminary Top 10 most frequently cited workplace safety violations for fiscal year 2014.          

Grainger And National Safety Council Launch New Safety Campaign

September 16, 2014 10:22 am | by Grainger | News | Comments

The National Safety Council and Grainger, the National Founding Sponsor, has launched the Journey to Safety Excellence Campaign at the NSC Congress & Expo.               

10 Low-Tech Ideas To Protect High-Tech Secrets

September 10, 2014 2:27 pm | by Craig McCrohon, Partner at Burke, Warren, Mackay & Serritella, P.C., in Chicago | Articles | Comments

A few practical low-tech steps can significantly improve the chances of distributors protecting their business secrets or other valuable confidential information.                         

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NSC Announces 2014 Class Of Rising Stars Of Safety

September 10, 2014 2:01 pm | by National Safety Council | News | Comments

Honorees will be recognized at the 2014 NSC Congress & Expo on Sept. 16 in San Diego.                                              

Home Depot Confirms Breach In U.S., Canada Stores

September 9, 2014 9:12 am | by Marley Jay, Associated Press | News | Comments

The news comes nearly a week after a website that focuses on cybersecurity reported a possible hack of Home Depot's data.                                     

Home Depot Probes Possible Credit Card Data Breach

September 3, 2014 9:39 am | by Anne D'Innocezio, AP Retail Writer | News | Comments

Hackers have broken security walls for many retailers in recent months, including Target, grocery store chain Supervalu, P.F. Chang's, and the thrift store operations of Goodwill.                     

Top Distractions in the Warehouse: 10 Proactive Ways to Eliminate Them

August 28, 2014 12:23 pm | by Jerry Matos, Product Specialist at Cherry's Industrial Equipment | Articles | Comments

While not all distractions can be eliminated in a warehouse, they can surely be reduced to improve the safety and efficiency. Here are 10 distractions to consider and address.                     

So You've Been Hacked... Now What?

August 27, 2014 4:04 pm | by CNN Money | Videos | Comments

Laurie Segall explains the simple steps you can take if one of your online accounts has been compromised.                                         

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Cutting Emissions Pays For Itself

August 27, 2014 3:41 pm | by MIT | Articles | Comments

Just how large are the health benefits of cleaner air in comparison to the costs of reducing carbon emissions?                                        

NTN, NCIS Conduct Raid To Fight Counterfeit Bearings

August 11, 2014 10:24 am | by Jack Keough, ID Contributing Editor | News | Comments

NTN Bearing has announced the results of a joint raid that it participated in with the Naval Criminal Investigative Service.                                    

5 Things Employers Should Know About Prescription Painkiller Use

August 6, 2014 4:52 pm | by National Safety Council | News | Comments

Twenty-three percent of the workforce has misused prescription painkillers, according to the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, making opioid use a serious threat to employee safety.                  

New Bill On West Blast Would Delay New Rules

August 6, 2014 10:56 am | by Paul Weber and Nomaan Merchant, Associated Press | News | Comments

Republicans and industry groups welcomed the revisions a month after slamming the first draft of the bill as overzealous.                                     

RPM Intl Agrees To $797.5M Deal On Asbestos Claims

July 28, 2014 10:35 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Rust-Oleum's parent company plans to spend nearly $800 million as part of a preliminary deal to fund a trust that resolves asbestos personal injury claims.                

Protection for High Particulate Environments

July 25, 2014 10:44 am | by Honeywell | Product Releases | Comments

The eyewear’s large unilens design offers a wide field of unobstructed peripheral vision while its soft foam subframe ensures a comfortable, gap-free fit.

Oil Eater Expands Line Of Floor Cleaners

July 11, 2014 9:46 am | by Oil Eater | Product Releases | Comments

Designed to keep waste to a minimum, this 38 lb. economy size tub of powder can be used in a mop bucket, auto scrubber, or even in spray bottles for pennies per use, says the company.

How Can Heat Illness Be Prevented?

July 10, 2014 3:09 pm | by Julia Dozier, OSHA Training Center | Blogs | Comments

Thousands of workers become sick from exposure to heat every year, and some even die. Heat illnesses and deaths are preventable, and employers must take responsibility for protecting their employees while they are working under conditions of excessive heat.

Locks Meet Installation Standards For Hurricane Regions

July 10, 2014 11:43 am | by Kaba Access Systems | Product Releases | Comments

Both the E-Plex 2000 and PowerPlex 2000 Series Mortise locks with deadbolt and auto-deadbolt are certified for use in the highest level High Velocity Hurricane Zone areas, including Miami-Dade and Broward counties of Florida.

Flammable Liquid Storage Cabinets

July 10, 2014 11:39 am | by JOBOX | Product Releases | Comments

The cabinets feature double wall construction, durable powder-coat paint, and two-and-a-half-inch thick doors.

Portable Work Light

July 9, 2014 2:59 pm | by Larson Electronics | Product Releases | Comments

The LED light head on this unit produces a brilliant flood pattern of light that is ideal for illuminating enclosed areas such as warehouses or construction sites where a portable, reliable light source is needed, says the company.

Aircore Harness Provides Wind Turbine Workers With Fall Protection Safety

July 1, 2014 2:09 pm | by Honeywell | Product Releases | Comments

The advanced design of the new AirCore Wind Energy Harness combines lightweight comfort with superior fall protection for workers who build and service wind turbines.

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