Musculoskeletal Disorders: Awareness and Prevention

Often times, people associate workplace injuries with accidents such as slipping and falling. But, some common workplace injuries don’t stem from accidental occurrences at all. Rather, Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSD's) are usually an effect of repetitive and/or strenuous movements. Being aware of the frequency and effects of MSD’s can ensure your employees stay healthy and safe…

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OSHA Rulemakings for 2020

Last year, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) conducted 33,401 inspections—more inspections than the previous three years—addressing violations related to trenching, falls, chemical exposure, silica exposure, and other hazards. In addition, the agency spent 2019 increasing its number of employer inspections and pursuing new rulemakings and programs. We’ve lined out four areas OSHA rulemaking will…

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