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Changes Ahead: OSHA’s GHS HazCom Standard

Changes Ahead: OSHA’s GHS HazCom Standard

Changes are always occurring around us, if processes or practices sit idle for too long they become outdated and less efficient while everything else continues to improve. OSHA’s GHS HazCom Standard is no exception to this rule. The OSHA HazCom Standard is in place to protect employees from exposure to hazardous chemicals through the use

Tony Ferraro | August 15, 2013 | Safety Solutions | GHS, Hazcom, Labeling, OSHA, Regulations & Compliance, Safety


Top OSHA Fines: Construction

Top OSHA Fines: Construction

There are many hazards in the field of construction. Many of the hazards are due to the dangerous equipment that is often utilized, but there are also many hazards associated with the job site itself. Construction sites usually feature many different jobs all happening at once, from framing to plumbing to electrical work and beyond.

Tony Ferraro | August 14, 2013 | Safety Solutions | Construction Safety, OSHA


Eyewash Stations are a MUST!

Eyewash Stations are a MUST!

One of the most common injuries plaguing nearly any industrial business is the eye injury. The human eye is susceptible to damage from a variety of different sources, however, most eye injuries stem from exposure to chemicals, paints, solvents, allergens, sawdust, laboratory materials, etc. However, it is important to remember that nearly ninety percent of

Tony Ferraro | August 5, 2013 | Safety Products | ANSI, Eyewash Stations, OSHA, Regulations & Compliance, Safety, Workplace Safety



OSHA Compliance Counts – Auto Industry

OSHA Compliance Counts – Auto Industry

OSHA is known for their great dedication towards employee health and safety. In fact, if it wasn’t for OSHA’s safety standards and guidelines, many workplaces would be quite a bit more hazardous than they currently are. Anyhow, OSHA makes it a regular practice to visit businesses in order to make sure they are indeed in

Tony Ferraro | July 22, 2013 | Safety Solutions | Fire Safety, Forklift Safety, Labeling, OSHA, OSHA Compliance, Regulations & Compliance, Safety, Workplace Safety


OHSA: Stay Safe in Hot Weather

OHSA: Stay Safe in Hot Weather

Its summertime, the birds are chirping, the skies are blue, and the heat index is at nearly 100 degrees! WHAT? Yes, it is summertime. Summer is known for bringing beautiful sunny days chalked full of outdoor activities. However, summer is also notorious for bringing on sweltering hot weather conditions that even make going out to

Tony Ferraro | July 19, 2013 | Safety Solutions | OSHA, Workplace Safety






Hazard Harmony Between OSHA, NFPA, and HMIS

Hazard Harmony Between OSHA, NFPA, and HMIS

Three big players in the field of safety include OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration), the NFPA (National Fire Protection Association), and the HMIS (Hazardous Materials Identification System). All three organizations aim to provide certain levels of protection to employees and people regarding safety and health hazards. However, OHSA has done some recent revisions to

Tony Ferraro | June 21, 2013 | Safety Solutions | Fire Safety, Hazcom, HMIS, Labeling, NFPA, OSHA, Regulations & Compliance, Safety, Workplace Safety


OSHA Safety Plan

OSHA Safety Plan

The safety of employee’s remains one of the top priorities of many businesses. Without clearly defined safety guidelines, the health and wellbeing of employees is at risk. In order to ensure that employers provide the protection necessary, OSHA provides the guidelines needed to develop a safety plan. Many states have enacted their own rules for

Tony Ferraro | June 12, 2013 | Safety Solutions | OSHA, Workplace Safety