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Since our number one goal is to keep workers and businesses safe around the world, we have decided to create a space to compile all safety news. Please read through our articles and learn about how putting safety at the forefront can improve your business, your workers and your safety culture.
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“Safety first!” It’s heard in a lot of companies, maybe in yours too. But is this really true? Of course no one would ever deny the importance of safety, but is it the number 1 priority? Even though it’s said a lot, this statement is probably not true. It’s natural to us and here’s an everyday example: when you’re in a hurry to get somewhere on time, you are more likely to cross a street while the traffic lights are still red to save time. You stop at a traffic light when you’re not in a hurry. The to stop or not to stop decision is made based on whether you are on time or not.
We are proud to announce we’ve been recognized by OSHA for our recent involvement in their Safe and Sound week. To learn more about us, and what we’re doing to improve Safety Cultures in work spaces internationally, visit us at https://safetytech.solutions/ To learn more about OSHA’s Safe and Sound Week visit: https://www.osha.gov/safeandsoundweek/ Remember to WORK. SAFER. NOW!
98% of our incoming calls are coming from workers just like yours and they’re demanding safer job sites! That’s right! More and more employees are calling our customer service department to report unsafe work environments. Your employees discuss the daily issues they’re faced with at work with our customer service reps. Our people explain what SafetyTech offers in order to
Did you know that OSHA just updated their Guidelines for Safety and Health Programs- first released 30 years ago? Upon reviewing their article announcing the change, we couldn’t help but notice how much their new focus around these guidelines perfectly parallels with our Mission and Purpose at SafetyTech. OSHA explains, “The main goal of safety and health programs is to
There’s a new serial killer out there and it’s called negligence. Every day there are multiple, preventable deaths and injuries that happen on job sites around the world. Nationally, OSHA has been cracking down, but we are also starting to see a rise in state and local county involvement. They’re going after these companies as any normal prosecuting attorney would-
Written by SafetyTech’s Kala Nuru-Maasi There were 4,693 worker fatalities in private industry in 2016. Out of those 991 or 21.1% were in construction. That means an astounding one in five worker deaths last year were in construction. The leading causes of these deaths in were falls, struck by object, electrocution, and caught-in/between. These “Fatal Four” were responsible for more
Daily routines are something that we all have. We often find ourselves floating along day to day doing the same thing over and over again. Though sometimes, when we are feeling determined, we decide to change something about our routines for the better. Maybe it is eating healthier, choosing to spend more time with our kids, or, in this case,
Did you know that these were the top 10 OSHA violations last year? The JSACloud App can help your business avoid ALL OF THEM!
The following were the top 10 most frequently cited standards by Federal OSHA in fiscal year 2017 (October 1, 2016, through September 30, 2017): Fall protection, construction (29 CFR 1926.501) [related OSHA Safety and Health Topics page] Hazard communication standard, general industry (29 CFR 1910.1200) [related OSHA Safety and Health Topics page]] Scaffolding, general requirements, construction (29 CFR 1926.451) [related
You provided us with your feedback and we listened. We are proud to introduce the NEW and IMPROVED JSACloud Applications! In the new version of both apps, you can now access five NEW field forms: Incident Report Stop the Job Near Miss Safety Observation After Action Review For those of you using the Enterprise version, we’ve also included a NEW