Safety and OSHA News

Icee/SuperPretzel maker agrees to pay $153K OSHA fine, hire safety pros

The maker of some well-known snack foods has reached a region-wide settlement agreement with OSHA which includes paying a fine and upgrading its safety program at eight facilities.  [Read more…]

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Exclusive SNA poll: Top challenges for safety managers

We sent a survey to a national sample of safety managers asking them what their biggest challenge is. Was it employees, senior management or safety training? [Read more…]

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Company will reinvent its safety program to settle OSHA fines

A company with 14 affiliates spread across the country has agreed to pay a $34,750 fine to settle OSHA citations. That doesn’t sound too bad for a big, nationwide construction company. But it’s only the tip of the iceberg. [Read more…]

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BP Photoshops picture of its crisis command center

You can’t blame any company for being proud of its safety program — perhaps so proud that it wants to put photos about its safety program on its company website. But, as a safety pro, would you allow those photos to be altered? And what if the company we’re talking about is BP? [Read more…]

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