Harmful and underage drinking remain significant problems on U.S. campuses, despite the collective efforts to address them. As a parent, there are things you can say and do to help. As an alcohol server, there are important rules to follow to prevent sales to minors and recognize signs of intoxication.
Have a conversation about food safety with you children – no matter the age. Basic discussion topics can make a big difference in understanding and preventing a food illness. Follow basic food safety principles and procedures to help keep you and your family safe.
April the 7th is National Beer Day, which commemorates April 7, 1933, the day that the Cullen-Harrison Act was enacted. Be sure to follow proper responsible alcohol service procedures to ensure that customers and employees remain safe.
Dec 2-6 is Older Driver Safety Awareness Week. Research shows that older drivers are more likely - than their younger counterparts - to adopt safe behaviors such as wearing a seat belt and complying with speed limits. However, those age 55 and older have twice the risk of dying in a work-related crash than younger workers do. One possible reason is that older persons are more likely to be injured if they are in a crash, and more likely to die if they are injured.
Aside from the obvious benefit of keeping employees safe, healthy, and productive - along with meeting the OSHA workplace safety standards - health and safety training makes financial sense for employers.
The lockout/tagout standard establishes the employer’s responsibility to protect employees from hazardous energy sources on machines and equipment during service and maintenance.
OSHA's Top 10 most frequently cited workplace safety violations for fiscal year (FY) 2019 are out. For the ninth consecutive year, Fall Protection is OSHA’s was most frequently cited violation standard - while most of the list remained largely unchanged from last year. The OSHA Top 10 list is a helpful guide for understanding just how America's businesses are in complying with the basic rules of workplace safety.