OSHA Updates

Memo on Drug TestingDepartment of Labor Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Annual Adjustments for 2019Crane Operator Requirements...

Annual Penalty Adjustments

The Department of Labor has published the annual penalty adjustments for each agency, including OSHA, as required by the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act. The new penalty levels will apply to penalties assessed after January 23, 2019. The table below...

OSHA’s Outreach Training Program

Revised requirements for authorized trainers in OSHA’s Outreach Training Program will go into effect on April 1, 2019. Recent revisions by OSHA include eliminating the 90-day grace period after a trainer card expires and updating the Trainer Code of Conduct and...

Stop Use & Recall Notice

3M™ DBI-SALA® 16 Foot Talon™ Self Retracting Lifeline “3M Fall Protection is issuing the attached Stop Use and Recall Notice regarding the 3M™ DBI-SALA® 16 Ft. Talon™ Self Retracting Life Line. We have detected a small quantity of DBI-SALA 16 Ft. Talon™ Self...

OSHA announces policy change on monorail hoists in construction

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has announced a new enforcement policy that excludes monorail hoists from the requirements of Subpart CC – Cranes and Derricks in Construction, as long as employers meet other...