OSHA’s New National Emphasis Program To Prevent Falls: What It Means Across Industries
On May 1, 2023, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) introduced a National Emphasis Program (NEP) focused on fall prevention. This program aims to “significantly reduce or eliminate unprotected worker exposures to fall-related hazards in all industries that can result in serious injuries and deaths.”
Confined Space I.Q. Quiz – Test Your Knowledge!
Think you know everything about confined space entry and exit? Take our quiz to test your knowledge!
Occupational Health & Safety 2023 Industrial Hygiene Awards: Two MSA Products and Services Recognized
Two MSA products and services were recognized in Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S) magazine’s 3rd annual Industrial Hygiene Awards.
Frequently Asked Questions: Temporary Horizontal Lifelines
Temporary Horizontal Lifelines (THLL) are a type of anchorage connector that allows workers to walk back and forth across an area where there was not an anchorage point or anchorage connector available before. Here are answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about temporary horizontal lifelines.
Self-Retracting Lifelines 101: Everything You Need To Know About SRLs and PFLs
Do you sometimes struggle with picking the safest fall protection for the task? This article will answer some of your biggest questions about two of today’s most commonly used fall protection components, the Self-Retracting Lifeline (SRL) and the Personal Fall Limiter (PFL)
Top 10 Most Cited OSHA Violations of 2022
Every year OSHA publishes the top list of 10 most frequently cited standards so that employers can take steps to find and fix recognized hazards. Read on to learn which standards topped the list.
MSA Hard Hat FAQs: Download the Guide
Whether you are using a Type 1 or Type 2 MSA hard hat, following proper care and use recommendations can help keep its protection capabilities in place. Download our to get answers to the most frequently asked questions about the care and use of MSA hard hats.
Occupational Health & Safety 2022 New Product of the Year Awards: Three MSA Products Recognized
Three MSA products were recognized with Occupational Health & Safety (OH&S) magazine’s 14th annual New Product of the Year Awards.
OSHA Civil Penalty Fees for 2022
The penalty fees for OSHA violations have been amended annually since enactment of the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015, as the United States Department of Labor has explained.
What is the Difference Between Type 1 and Type 2 Hard Hats?
All industrial protective hard hat are either Type 1 or Type 2 based on ANSI and CSA standards for impact resistance and direction. A hard hat can only have one designation for impact properties. Read the full blog to learn more about the different types.