New App Guides Employers Through Implementing Plan To Prevent Heat Related IllnessOSHA, the Occupational and Safety Administration, says dozens of outdoor workers die each year because of heat related illnesses, and thousands more become sick.
Nail Guns Cause Thousands Of InjuriesAccidents with nail guns send about 37,000 people to the emergency room each year.
OSHA Regulates Broad Range Of Safety Hazards In The WorkplaceMost office workers don't think of their offices as dangerous, but OSHA has regulations intended to protect all workers - even those who don't have high risk jobs.
City of Phila. Partners With OSHA To Improve Workplace SafetySince the deadly demolition site building collapse in center city one year ago, the city's Department of Licenses and Inspections has been working more closely with federal workplace safety officials.
OSHA Cites Demolition Contractor and Equipment Operator in Deadly Center City Building CollapseA new OSHA report a report pins much of the responsibility on demolition contractor Griffin Campbell and heavy equipment operator Sean Benschop. The building's owner and the Salvation Army are not mentioned.
Government Agency Regulates Workplace SafetyFrom ergonomics to mold and other building toxins, OSHA regulates the working conditions that may harm workers.
Contractors Defend Their Actions In Building CollapseTwo contractors involved in a downtown Philadelphia building collapse hurled blame at each other Tuesday, through lawyers who broke their clients' weeklong silence about the disaster that killed six.
Federal Labor Officials Find Nine Violations At Hershey PlantFederal labor officials announced Tuesday they found nine workplace violations at a candy repackaging and distribution facility owned by The Hershey Co. and operated by Exel Inc., the site of protests last summer by foreign student workers.