Monthly Archives: October 2016

Top 10 OSHA Citations of 2016: A Starting Point for Workplace Safety

Every October, the Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration releases a preliminary list of the 10 most frequently cited safety and health violations for the fiscal year, compiled from nearly 32,000 inspections of workplaces by federal OSHA staff. … Continue reading

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#fallprotection leads #osha Top 10 #viol

#fallprotection leads #osha Top 10 #violations

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Practical Exams B30.5 Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Clarifies That Practical Exams Must be Taken on “ASME B30.5 Cranes” September 28, 2016—The Pennsylvania State Board of Crane Operators (the “Board”) has announced that certificants applying for a license in Pennsylvania to operate telescopic boom mobile cranes with … Continue reading

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NCCCO Clarifies Physical Requirements

NCCCO Clarifies Physical Requirements October 2016—NCCCO has discontinued use of its Physical Examination Form and Physician’s Instructions. In taking this action last month, the NCCCO Board of Directors recognized that, while use of the form has been voluntary for many … Continue reading

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Optimism is the faith that leads to achi

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement; nothing can be done without hope. Helen Keller, writer and political activist

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