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OSHA’s severe injury reporting requirement, now in its second year, continues to show a disturbing trend of seven reported amputations a day at U.S. workplaces. The positive news is that the reports are leading to inspections, citations, and agreements with employers to make changes that will protect many more workers from injury.

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If you work on a farm, manure happens. Loading manure onto a trailer would be few workers’ idea of fun, but would it surprise you to know it can also be deadly?

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Two workers were killed in a crane lift incident in Hanover, NJ.

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This Infographic lists OSHA’s Top 10 most-frequently cited violations in 2015. Employers need to be proactive and reduce risks from hazards before an OSHA inspection.

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OSHA has released its preliminary Top 10 violations list for 2015

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OSHA finds Wireless Horizon Inc. did not use proper engineering plans to ensure the workers were protected against this type of collapse.

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Pride Plating Inc. cited by OSHA for worker exposure to cancer-causing health hazards by inhalation, absorption and ingestion of hexavalent chromium.

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According to OSHA’s area director, the death of a worker who fell while loading a tanker truck could have been prevented with basic protection.

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After reviewing 20 heat-related OSHA enforcement cases, CDC determines the largest risk factor for heat fatalities is a lack of acclimatization plans.

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The company faces $163,240 in proposed penalties for seven repeat, 16 serious, and three other-than-serious safety violations.

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