Safety and OSHA News

Worker hurt on break — do you still owe comp?

In light of a recent court decision, you might be paying workers’ comp for employees who are injured while they’re on break. [Read more…]

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Injury reduction targets: Sprains, strains and fractures

Which injuries are causing employees to lose the most time from work? [Read more…]

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Distracted worker cuts off chunk of his hand in machine

A judge in Ireland has thrown out a lawsuit by a man who got his hand caught in a workplace machine. The court said the worker was “the author of his own misfortune.” [Read more…]

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Safety procedure wasn’t in writing: One dead, 22 injured, OSHA issues fine

Here’s a reminder about why it pays to document safety procedures. [Read more…]

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