OSHA raising awareness of agricultural safety hazards
September 30, 2013
The agricultural industry has one of the highest workplace fatality rates in the United States, and many workers may not even beware of the risks they face while working. The...
Government shutdown could impact workplace safety
September 17, 2013
Congress has been trying to pass a new budget deal to prevent a government shutdown. Unfortunately, recent reports show that not much progress has been made by lawmakers and the...
OSHA proposes new rule to limit silica exposure
September 12, 2013
Last month we discussed the dangers workers in the fracturing industry face, mainly the health risks associated with silica exposure, and how current equipment does not protect workers from silica...
List of most common workplace injuries for 2013 released
September 10, 2013
No matter what kind of work you do, you face certain types of injury risks. From traumatic industrial accidents to sitting behind a poorly designed desk over a course of...
Workers’ Compensation Legislative Alert
September 5, 2013
Your rights are under attack in Pennsylvania! On August 6, 2013 House Bill No. 1636 was placed before The General Assembly of Pennsylvania and is set to be voted on...
Industrial chemical accidents not accurately reported in US
September 4, 2013
Industrial chemical accidents can be very dangerous for industrial workers in Pennsylvania and throughout the U.S. The government tracks industrial chemical accidents in an effort to make the industrial workplace...