OSHA’s Help for Employers: How to Comply, Go Beyond Compliance, and Improve the Bottom Line

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has created a helpful webpage of important facts and resources for employers which outlines in detail how to comply with OSHA standards, go beyond compliance, and improve the bottom line.  OSHA’s Help for Employers features many of the most frequently asked questions by employers regarding their responsibilities to […]

Six Steps to an Effective Hazard Communication Program for Employers That Use Hazardous Chemicals

Employers that use hazardous chemicals in their workplaces are required by OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard (HCS), 29 CFR 1910.1200, to implement a written hazard communication program.

OSHA Publishes Hazard Communication Guidelines for Employers That Use Hazardous Chemicals

OSHA recently published Hazard Communication: Small Entity Compliance Guide for Employers That Use Hazardous Chemicals to specifically address employer responsibilities under the HCS.

Important Reminder for Construction Industry Employers and Workers: Conduct a Safety Stand-Down Activity to Prevent Falls

The OSHA Training Center at Chabot-Las Positas Community College District wants to remind and encourage construction industry employers and workers to participate in the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s National Safety Stand-Down from June 2-6, 2014, to raise awareness about the hazards of falls. Companies can conduct a Safety Stand-Down by taking a break to […]

OSHA Training Center Invites Construction Industry Employers and Workers to Participate in OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down

The OSHA Training Center at Chabot-Las Positas Community College District is inviting construction industry employers and workers to participate in the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s National Safety Stand-Down during the week of June 2-6, 2014, to help raise awareness about the hazards of falls, which account for the highest number of deaths in the […]