Vulnerable workers young workers, older workers, women and immigrants are at higher risk of injury. Efforts to protect these workers are yielding results, but more needs to be done, say experts.
A voltage awareness device that is wired into an electrical panel main isolator or other incoming power sources will increase safety for electrical maintenance personnel.
EHS professionals should be on the front line in assuring that the purchase and renovation of buildings hold no health and safety booby traps.
When employers are deciding on the types of incentives to use to motivate safe behavior in workers, one question often arises: Which is best, money or merchandise?
A panel of safety experts offer their advice to improve the management of the safety process and foster leadership.
Following a scathing report on CBS' "60 Minutes," in which correspondent Steve Kroft reported that chemical plants are still not subject to federal regulations when it comes to security, and proved it by walking around unchallenged through a...
OSHA Administrator John Henshaw has indicated the agency will not accept the Chemical Safety Board's (CSB) recommendation that OSHA amend its process safety management (PSM) standard to cover more reactive chemical hazards, but instead plans to...