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What to do in Severe Weather/Tornado?     GPS challenge of the week…What to do in Severe Weather/Tornado? Do you know the difference between a Severe Weather/Tornado watch and a Severe Weather/Tornado warning? A watch means conditions are favorable but not occurring or imminent versus a warning which means conditions are occurring or are imminent…. Read more »

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March is Ladder Safety Month.     GPS challenge of the week…Ladder Safety! The American Ladder Institute (ALI) has designated March as National Ladder Safety Month, an opportunity to raise awareness and provide resources to decrease the number of ladder-related incidents. You the worker can reduce the chance of falling during a climb by: wearing… Read more »

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Top 10 OSHA Citations of 2016: A Starting Point for Workplace Safety Filed in Español, Safety By Thomas Galassi on October 18, 2016  Every October, the Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration releases a preliminary list of the 10 most frequently cited safety and health violations for the fiscal year, compiled from nearly… Read more »

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Departments of Labor and Justice launch initiative to cooperate on investigation and prosecution of workplace safety violations From OSHA Quick Takes January 4, 2016, Volume 15, Issue 1 The Department of Labor and the Department of Justice have established a new initiative http://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/departments-justice-and-labor-announce-expansion-worker-endangerment-initiative-address to prevent and deter crimes that jeopardize the lives and health of… Read more »

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Trick or Treat: Can Employers Face Liability for Celebrating Halloween in the Workplace? 10/20/2014  by     Tiffani McDonough    | Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP Contact To embed, copy and paste the code into your website or blog: <iframe src=”http://www.jdsupra.com/post/contentViewerEmbed.aspx?fid=faf5d3f9-cb14-4b06-acab-4373a71073b3″ width=”100%” height=”620″ frameborder=”1″ style=”border: 2px solid #ccc; overflow-x:hidden !important; overflow:hidden;” scrolling=”auto”></iframe> Halloween celebrations in the workplace… Read more »