OSHA Appoints New Director for its Construction Directorate

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has named Dean McKenzie as the new director of the agency’s Directorate of Construction. McKenzie previously served as director of OSHA’s Office of Construction Services from 2012-2013

Become a Maritime Industry Outreach Trainer

Safety professionals who wish to be authorized by OSHA to teach 10- and 30-hour Maritime Industry Outreach Training Program classes for shipyard employment, marine terminals and longshoring must fulfill the requirements in this article.

OSHA Confined Spaces Advisor

The OSHA Confined Spaces Advisor provides guidance to help employers protect workers from the hazards of entry into permit-required confined spaces.

Become a Cal/OSHA Construction Industry Outreach Trainer

Outreach trainers who wish to be authorized by OSHA to teach the Cal/OSHA versions of the 10- and 30-hour Construction Industry Outreach Training Program classes must fulfill some requirements.

OSHA Issues Final Rule to Improve Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses

Under a final rule that becomes effective January 1, 2017, OSHA will revise its requirements for recording and submitting records of workplace injuries and illnesses.