OSHA Quick Takes
  • QuickTakes 04/04/2019
    on April 4, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    OSHA to Host Third Meeting on Whistleblower Issues May 14 Governors Sign Grain Safety Stand-Up Proclamations Ohio Company Faces $1.3 Million in Penalties after Willfully Exposing Workers to Hazards California Fines Contractor after Worker Seriously Injured in Fall Ammunition Manufacturer Cited […]

  • QuickTakes 03/20/2019
    on March 20, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    Cintas Becomes First Company to Achieve 100 VPP Star Sites OSHA Team Receives Federal Government Performance Award OSHA Requests Information on Powered Industrial Truck Standard OSHA Recognized for Contributions to Worker Safety OSHA Assists Tornado Recovery Efforts in Alabama and Georgia […]

  • QuickTakes 03/06/2019
    on March 6, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    Get Ready for Safe + Sound 2019 OSHA Promotes Trenching Safety in Missouri California Fines Construction Company Following Worker Fatality Florida Roofing Contractor Cited for Repeatedly Exposing Workers to Fall Hazards Wholesaler Cited Following Worker Injury at Georgia Distribution Center […]

  • QuickTakes 02/22/2019
    on February 22, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    OSHA Urges Employers to Prevent Worker Exposure to Carbon Monoxide Sixth Annual National Stand-Down to Prevent Falls: May 6-10, 2019 Reporting Injury and Illness Summary for 2018 OSHA Issues Instruction on Enforcement of Crane Operator Certification Requirement OSHA Statement on Conviction for […]

  • QuickTakes 02/08/2019
    on February 8, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    OSHA Forms Alliance with Agribusiness Organizations to Protect Workers OSHA Issues Final Rule to Protect Privacy of Workers OSHA Provides Compliance Assistance Resources to Protect Workers from Falls New FAQs Available on Controlling Silica in General Industry OSHA Signs Charter for Working […]

OSHA News Releases
  • Unique Passwords
    on April 24, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Make sure each of your accounts has a separate, unique password. Can't remember all of your passwords/passphrases? Consider using a password manager to securely store all of them for you. […]

  • Two Home Computers
    on April 23, 2019 at 5:00 am

    If possible, have two computers at home -- one for parents and one for kids. If you are sharing a computer, make sure you have separate accounts for everyone and that kids do not have privileged access. […]

  • Use Caution Opening Email Attachments
    on April 22, 2019 at 5:00 am

    A common method cyber criminals use to hack into peoples computers is to send them emails with infected attachments. People are tricked into opening these attachments because they appear to come from someone or something they know and trust. Only open email attachments that you were expecting. […]

  • Never Try to Fix the Problem When Hacked
    on April 19, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Eventually, we all get hacked. The bad guys are very persistent and we can all make a mistake. If you suspect you have been hacked never try to fix the situation, instead report it right away. If you try to fix the situation, such as paying an online ransom or deleting the infected files, not only […]

  • Lock Your Mobile Devices
    on April 18, 2019 at 5:00 am

    The number one step for protecting your mobile device is making sure it has a strong screenlock on it so only you can access it. […]