OSHA SAFETY ARTICLES
Every year over 300 people die in ladder-related accidents, and thousands suffer disabling injuries. Ladder accidents are preventable, but without better safety planning and training and continuous innovation in product design, we will still continue to see far too many fatalities.
NIOSH Publication: Preventing Fire Fighter Fatalities Due to Heart Attacks and Other Sudden Cardiovascular...
Are you a firefighter or know someone who is? As part of American Health Month, NIOSH has resources to help prevent on-duty cardiovascular deaths. Share them with all your fire fighting friends.
Anyone working in a cold environment may be at risk of cold stress. Learn all about working in the cold with these NIOSH Fast Facts:
Outdoor activities revive the spirit and the mind - but also create hunger after a long exciting day and involve preparing at least one meal. If the food is not handled properly, foodborne illness can be an unwelcome passenger.
Cooking a special meal for Father’s Day? Follow these food safety tips to help prevent food poisoning.
Dram Shop Dram shop or dramshop is a legal term in the United States referring to a bar, tavern or the like where alcoholic beverages...
Worker Protection is the Law of the Land You have the right to a safe workplace. The Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970...
Did you know NIOSH offers free, confidential health screenings for coal miners? Beginning March 2017, miners will be able to find the surveillance mobile unit in Alabama, as well as Illinois, Indiana, and Eastern Kentucky.