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June is national safety Month below is a pocket guide for safe warehouse practices courtesy of OSHA.
20,000 pedestrians are injured every year by forklifts. This infographic details the measures to put in place to keep forklifts and pedestrians away from each other.
The Alpha Group, Inc. reminds you to be safe this winter!
Winter in New England is always unpredictable. Take a moment to review some Winter Driving Safety Tips to help you and your colleagues travel to and from work safely.
Winter Driving Safety Tips
Take a few minutes to cover a few basics
Get an earlier-than-usual start and plan for the trip to take longer than normal.
Clear your entire vehicle of snow. Snow left on the roof and hood can easily end up on the windshield or rear window, obstructing your view.
Clear ice off all windows and side mirrors. Clearing just a peephole will get you out of the driveway faster, but will also obstruct your line of vision.
Remove snow from your shoes before you get in the car to avoid fogging up the windows and creating slippery gas and brake pedals.
Always use your seatbelt and insist any passengers do so as well.
The OSHA Job Safety and Health: It's the Law poster, informs workers of their rights under the Occupational Safety and Health Act. All covered employers are required to display the poster in their workplace. Employers do not need to replace previous versions of the poster. Employers must display the poster in a conspicuous place where workers can see it.
As we closed the book on 2013 — a truly remarkable year of OSHA enforcement and regulatory activity — we look to the future, and think about what to expect from OSHA in 2014. Over the next couple of weeks, we will roll out what we believe are the 5 most significant OSHA developments to monitor in 2014.