Audio PowerPoint Presentations do the talking for you! February 23, 2008 Comments Off
This new plug-and-play professional quality audio presentation does the talking for you. You get a complete, comprehensive training library with both visuals and audio, as well as training reinforcement materials-quiz, handout, interactive exercises, and more!
This 25-Title Library covers all the topics you need to keep your employees up to date on their OSHA training. [...]
Here’s everything you need to conduct powerful PowerPoint training on transportation safety on one easy-to-use CD-ROM. Use these meetings as-is or customize with your own photos and text specific for your facility.
10 fully prepared presentations
Gives you wide range of meetings
Reproducible handouts make training simple
Comprehensive Speaker’s Notes and PowerPoint slides
Customizable slides and speaker’s [...]
New York Revises Labor Law Poster Comments Off
New York has issued a revised anti-discrimination poster that includes new language stating that â€œreasonable accommodationsâ€ may be required in places of public accommodation, resort or amusement for persons with disabilities.The new requirement on the mandatory poster is based on a law that went into effect on Jan. 1, 2008. The reasonable accommodation rule for [...]
OSHA Records Another Successful Enforcement Year in FY 2007 February 22, 2008 Comments Off
OSHA recently released its annual enforcement statistics, validating that the agencyâ€™s enforcement programs are generating positive results for the benefit of Americaâ€™s working men and women. In fiscal year (FY) 2007, OSHA conducted a total of 39,324 inspections, 4.3 percent more than its stated goal. The agency cited 67,176 serious violations, and repeat violation citations [...]
Fast-paced and attention-getting, this training video focuses on the importance of hand-tool and power-tool safety … and takes only 7 minutes to deliver!
It covers essential construction safety topics like:
Wearing proper protective equipment
Guarding moving parts
Working with control switches
It also explains how to identify
the characteristics of unsafe tools
power tools with the guards removed,
and frayed [...]
Universal Waste — bulbs, batts, bugs & barometers Comments Off
Managing qualified hazardous wastes as universal wastes offers several benefits to the generator. Standards are less strict, so management becomes easier. Money is saved on disposal services. And many of these wastes can be recycled — environmentally friendly. Effective employee training is not only required by the regulations but can help take maximum advantage of [...]
Keep Your Workers Safe from Falls Comments Off
In construction work, two factors complicate the risks of either falling or being hit by falling materials: The edges where falls could occur at a worksite are constantly changing and the workforce is often highly mobile. This easy-to-use training program will help those who are exposed or potentially exposed to fall hazards recognize fall [...]
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has proposed $69,500 in penalties against Bowlin Grading for alleged willful, repeat and serious safety violations.
OSHA cited the construction contractor after inspecting the company’s East Point, Ga., construction site where employees were installing a new storm drainage system.
The company was cited with an alleged [...]
Summit’s online interactive Silica Safety Awareness program will protect workers from the hazards of crystalline silica in order to avoid unnecessary illness and death. Dangers with crystalline silica occur when the particles become small enough to be breathed in. This can occur when workers chip, cut, drill or grind objects that contain crystalline silica. Workers [...]
The Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 (FMLA) has changed for the first time in 15 years.The U.S. Department of Labor has confirmed that the required FMLA poster will be revised to reflect the changes in the law. We will update our federal poster as soon as the Wage and Hour Division issues the [...]