OSHA Quick Takes
  • 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 […]

  • QuickTakes 01/17/2019
    on January 17, 2019 at 6:00 pm

    OSHA Penalties Adjusting in 2019 Workplace Fatalities Declined in 2017 Employers Must Post 2018 Injury/Illness Summary Beginning Feb. 1 Two Roofing Companies Cited after Colorado Workers Exposed to Fall Hazards Florida Roofing Contractor Cited for Repeatedly Exposing Workers to Fall Hazards […]

  • QuickTakes 12/19/2018
    on December 19, 2018 at 6:00 pm

    OSHA Proposes Revised Beryllium Standard for General Industry Be Prepared to Protect Workers from Winter Weather-Related Hazards Georgia Auto Parts Distributor Cited for Fire, Struck-By, and Other Hazards Florida Property Maintenance Company Cited After Worker Suffers Burn Injuries California […]

  • QuickTakes 12/04/2018
    on December 4, 2018 at 6:00 pm

    U.S. Department of Labor Provides Assistance for California Wildfires Recovery OSHA Continues to Provide Support in Areas Hardest Hit by Hurricane Michael Stand-Up for Grain Safety Week Set for March 25-29, 2019 OSHA Announces National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls May 6-10, 2019 New […]

  • QuickTakes 11/16/2018
    on November 16, 2018 at 6:00 pm

    OSHA Issues Final Rule on Crane Operator Certification Requirements OSHA Resources Can Help Employers Keep Workers Safe During Holiday Season Massachusetts Contractor Cited for Exposing Workers to Fall Hazards Employers at Georgia Distribution Center Cited after Worker Fatally Injured Alabama […]

OSHA News Releases
  • Patch and Update
    on February 15, 2019 at 5:00 am

    One of the most effective ways you can protect your computer at home is to make sure both the operating system and your applications are patched and updated. Enable automatic updating whenever possible. […]

  • Unique Passwords
    on February 14, 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. […]

  • Never Give Your Password Over the Phone
    on February 13, 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. […]

  • Securely Disposing Mobile Devices
    on February 12, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Do you plan on giving away or selling one of your older mobile devices? Make sure you wipe or reset your device before disposing of it. If you don't, the next person who owns it will have access to all of your accounts and personal information. […]

  • When Away
    on February 11, 2019 at 5:00 am

    Leaving your seat? Ctrl--Alt--Delete! Make sure you lock your workstation or laptop while you are away from it. On a Mac? Try Control--Shift--Eject/Power. […]