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  1. During big quake, barrels became quarter-ton projectiles in California wine countryRead the original story

    50 min ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... wine barrel stacks, said Peter Melton, a spokesman for the California state division of occupational safety and health. OSHA inspectors tended to see such stack collapses as inevitable in a large temblor, Melton said, and no wineries have been cited ...

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  2. In quake, barrels became quarter-ton projectilesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Turnto10.com

    ... wine barrel stacks, said Peter Melton, a spokesman for the California state division of occupational safety and health. OSHA inspectors tended to see such stack collapses as inevitable in a large temblor, Melton said, and no wineries have been cited ...

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  3. Free S. C. Manufacturing Certification opportunity still availableRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | GwdToday.com

    ... state-of-the-art labs. The certifications include: MSSC Certified Production Technician, Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt and OSHA General Industry. "This is a great opportunity for individuals who want to go into manufacturing, but lack some of the basic ...

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  4. Tips: Preventing heat-related illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Fort Morgan Times

    ... a sports beverage. For more resources about heart-related illnesses, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has released a free mobile app that displays heat index, risks, reminders and protective measures that should be taken at ...

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  5. Hospital's remedies fume problem with filterRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Lake County Record-Bee

    ... fety is our top priority," Van Hoff added. "We have been working with CDPH (California Department of Public Health) and OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) to resolve this issue. As of this time there are no toxic fumes in the air."

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  6. Disappointing summer for progress by OSHA on new worker safety regulationsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | ScienceBlogs

    ... season - the Obama Administration released its agenda for upcoming regulatory action. In the worker safety world of OSHA, "regulatory action" rarely means a new regulation. Rather, it refers to a step along the long, drawn-out process to (maybe) a ...

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  7. Washington Court of Appeals Expands 'Jeopardy' Element of Claim for...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | JD Supra

    This month the Washington State Court of Appeals, Division III issued a ruling in Becker v.

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  8. The S.M. Stoller Corp. Receives Department of Energy's Superior Star AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    Huntington Ingalls Industries is pleased to announce that the Legacy Management Support Team of the company's subsidiary, The S.M. Stoller Corp., was awarded the Superior Star Award by the Department of Energy.

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  9. Worker hit and killed by SF city truck IDdRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... had been on the opposite side of the truck from the driver, slipped and was run over. The initial report from Cal/OSHA, the state's workplace safety regulator, was that the victim was picking up refuse adjacent to the garbage truck when the truck ...

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  10. New test may predict worker hearing lossRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders. According to the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), 30 million Americans are exposed to hazardous noise levels at work. Researchers have long sought to understand differences in ...

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  11. New Jersey Contractor Cited for Fall HazardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Construction Equipment

    Concrete and masonry company Concrete Systems Inc. has been cited for one repeat and seven serious safety hazards following a February 2014 investigation conducted by OSHA.

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  12. A Tale of Two 9-Year-Olds: The One on the Playground, and the One With an UziRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Time

    You should be absolutely terrified that a 9-year-old's constitutional right to fire an Uzi trumps your right to decide at what age your kids can play at the park unsupervised Parents who allow their 9-year-old to play unsupervised at a playground can be arrested, but handing a nine-year-old an Uzi is perfectly acceptable.

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  13. Porn Production Shuts Down on HIV ReportRead the original story

    Yesterday | Hispanic Business

    ... The bill also would have further supported the state's Occupational Safety and Health Act's safety standards. Cal/OSHA is tasked with enforcing the state's existing condom requirement, but the workplace safety agency mostly responds to complaints, ...

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  14. osha.oira 2.3.0Read the original story

    Yesterday | Python

    ... customisations on top of the standard `Euphorie `_ application as used for the OSHA-OIRA website. Changelog ========= 2.3.0 (2014-08-29) ------------------ - Upgrade Plone to 4.3 2.2.16 (2014-07-08) ...

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  15. OSHA Initiative Directs Untimely Whistleblowers To NLRBRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | JD Supra

    ... retaliation against workers who complained about safety hazards must be filed within 30 days of the wrongful conduct. OSHA estimates that the agency dismisses hundreds of meritorious claims each year based solely on the fact that the claim was not ...

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  16. Technician, Pipeline - McRaeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Engineering Times

    ... repairing, and replacing equipment in, around and on Department of Transportation (DOT) regulated pipelines and at OSHA/PSM/DOT regulated facilities in order to maintain high levels of safe and productive equipment performance. These duties will ...

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  17. Medical Waste: A Review of the Essentials for the Infection PreventionistRead the original story

    Thursday | Infection Control Today

    ... of infections and communicable diseases.'" In addition, she says, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requires that every facility that handles blood and other potentially infectious materials (OPIM) abides by the Bloodborne ...

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  18. Porn actor tests positive for HIV, adult film production shut down nationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... The bill also would have further supported the state's Occupational Safety and Health Act's safety standards. Cal/OSHA is tasked with enforcing the state's existing condom requirement, but the workplace safety agency mostly responds to complaints, ... 1 comment

  19. Tennessee OSHA to hold Safety FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lebanon Democrat

    ... Some of the classes offered include Fire Safety, Evacuating and Emergency Planning, Workplace Violence, and the OSHA General Industry 10-Hour Course. A safety expo will take place Sept. 8-9 and will feature more than 30 organizations providing a ...

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  20. Analytical Systems Keco Provides Only Laboratory Detection Method Specific to H2SRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    ... liquid samples in a process attributable to NIST standards. The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued warnings of H2S as an irritant and chemical asphyxiant that can alter both oxygen utilization and the central ...

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