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OSHA 300A Annual Summary Posting Requirements in Effect

Beginning today, February 1, 2019, organizations who are covered under the OSHA recordkeeping rule are required to post their Injury and Illness 300A annual summary in the workplace until April 30th, 2019.…

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Chris Black 0 0 Friday, February 01, 2019
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OSHA Update: Electronic Filing Recordkeeping Update

The U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is rolling back the previous requirement for establishments with 250 or more employees to "e-file" information on their respective OSHA 300, and 301 forms.…

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Jason Kelts 0 0 Thursday, January 31, 2019
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Measuring Contractor Performance

Safety and risk professionals use various metrics to help assess their organization's safety and health program effectiveness. These metrics include, but are not limited to, OSHA injury and illness recordkeeping data, insurance modification rates, and worker's compensation claim losses. These metrics are often adopted into pre-screening techniques for evaluating contractor and supplier risk levels.…

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Jason Kelts 0 0 Monday, January 21, 2019
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Bureau of Labor Statistics Releases Summary of 2017 Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries

On Tuesday, December 18, 2018, in an Economic News Release, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) summarized the annual Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI) for 2017. The National Census is the most complete count of fatal work injuries in the United States.…

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Jason Kelts 0 0 Thursday, December 20, 2018
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Appruv to Exhibit at the 2018 National Safety Council (NSC) Congress & Expo

Appruv is happy to announce our participation in the National Safety Council (NSC) Congress & Expo, October 22 - 24 at the George R. Brown Convention center in Houston, Texas.…

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Jason Kelts 0 0 Tuesday, October 16, 2018
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Beryllium: What, Why, and When?

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has extended the compliance date for general industry ancillary provisions dealing with beryllium to December 12, 2018.…

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Jason Kelts 0 0 Wednesday, August 15, 2018
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OSHA Ready to Submit Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for Electronic Recordkeeping Rule

The Occupational Health and Safety Administration’s (OSHA) proposed revisions to the 2016 final rule to Improve the Tracking of Workplace Injuries and Illnesses has cleared the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). The next step is to publish a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking into the Federal Register.…

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Jason Kelts 0 0 Thursday, August 02, 2018
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How to Participate in Safe + Sound Week, August 13-19, 2018

On August 13, 2018, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) will hold their annual Safe + Sound Week nation-wide event to raise awareness and understanding of the valuable role that safety and health programs play in the workplace.…

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Jason Kelts 0 0 Wednesday, August 01, 2018
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SMI Safety brands vendor prequalification service to "Appruv"

SMI Safety has re-branded their industry leading prequalification service under the name, Appruv. The new name comes with an updated look and new features for current and future users of the prequalification service.…

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Jason Kelts 0 0 Thursday, May 31, 2018

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