OSHA Quick Takes
  • QuickTakes 06/21/2019
    on June 21, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    Forklift Manufacturers Emphasize the Importance of Operator Training Prepare for Fireworks Safety Ahead of July 4 Festivities Maritime Advisory Committee Holds First Meeting California Cites Trucking Company After Worker Fatality Four Contractors Cited Following Fall at Residential Construction […]

  • QuickTakes 06/04/2019
    on June 4, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    Emergency Preparedness and Response Suicide Prevention Resources California Fines Aircraft Engine Manufacturer Following Worker Injury Online Pet Supply Retailer Cited After Worker Fatality at Florida Distribution Center Contractors Cited for Exposing Workers to Asbestos While Restoring Kansas […]

  • QuickTakes 05/22/2019
    on May 22, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    OSHA Requests Information on Possible Updates to the Lockout/Tagout Standard Revised Safety and Health Standards Will Save $6 Million Annually DOL Tech Day Alaska Cites Seafood Company After Workers Suffer Serious Injuries California Fines Aircraft Engine Manufacturer Following Worker Injury […]

  • QuickTakes 05/08/2019
    on May 8, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    National Safety Stand-Down Kicks Off with Event in Texas Meeting on Whistleblower Protection Takes Place May 14 U.S. Department of Labor Announces $10.5 Million in Worker Safety and Health Training Grants California Fines Contractor after Worker Seriously Injured Colorado Hospital Cited for […]

  • QuickTakes 04/17/2019
    on April 17, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    Sixth Annual National Fall Stand-Down Begins May 6 Social Media Campaign Seeks to Keep Young Workers Safe on the Job California Fines Contractor after Worker Fatally Injured Florida Roofing Contractor Cited for Exposing Workers to Fall Hazards New York Plant Cited after Worker Suffers […]

OSHA News Releases
  • Unique Passwords
    on June 26, 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. […]

  • Social Media Postings
    on June 25, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Be careful: the more information you post online about yourself, the easier it is for a cyber attacker to target you and create custom attacks against you or your organization. […]

  • Never Respond to Emails Asking for Personal Information
    on June 24, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Companies you do business with should never ask for your account information, credit card numbers or password in an email. If you have any questions about an email you receive that supposedly came from your financial institution or service provider, find their number on their website and call them. […]

  • What is Malware
    on June 21, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Malware is software--a computer program--used to perform malicious actions. In fact, the term malware is a combination of the words malicious and software. Cyber criminals install malware on your computers or devices to gain control over them or gain access to what they contain. Once installed, […]

  • Never Give Your Password Over the Phone
    on June 20, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Never give your password to someone over the phone. If someone calls you and asks for your password while saying they are from the Help Desk or Tech Support team, it is an attacker attempting to gain access to your account. […]