Make Sure You Have the Right Fall Protection for Leading and Sharp Edge Situations

If you work on a leading or sharp edge, make sure you understand the hazards of both and the safety equipment you need to perform the job in compliance.

ANSI Approves New ISEA 121 Standard for Fall Protection for Tools

The new ANSI/ISEA 121-2018 standard establishes the minimum design, performance testing and labeling requirements for equipment solutions that reduce dropped objects incidents in industrial and occupational settings.

Don’t get Stuck! Planning for the Entry and Exit of a Confined Space

Every time you are going to enter a confined space you need to plan. In fact, one of the most important parts of confined space work is planning.

The Four Elements to Successfully Manage Your Confined Spaces

There is a lot to consider when managing and working in and around confined spaces. In this blog, we address the elements of planning, access, work inside, and rescue.

Volcanoes: Protecting Yourself from Ash, Gases and Other Hazards

While volcanic eruptions are rare, the impact can be severe not just on everything it touches, but on the people living near the volcano.

Valley Fever: Taking Precautions if You Work Outdoors

Cases of Valley fever have been increasing, but many are not aware of this fungal agent and that it can be quite dangerous. What is Valley fever and what PPE should you consider?

Facing the Fears of Fentanyl Exposure: Protecting Law Enforcement

Fentanyl has been linked to many drug overdoses and deaths. For first responders like police officers and paramedics, accidental exposure to the drug can prove to be quite harmful.

How Competent is Your Silica Competent Person?

It’s a key part for OSHA Construction Silica compliance to ensure you have a competent person on site, but you may be wondering what it takes to be a competent person as required by the new standard.

Do You Know How to Comply with the OSHA Silica Regulation?

Have you taken the necessary steps to comply with the new OSHA silica standard? 3M has resources developed by safety professionals and certified industrial hygienists to help you on the journey to comply with new US OSHA 29 CFR 1926.1153 regulation.

Check out our Complimentary Silica Regulation Online Resources

As you probably know by now in March 2016, OSHA launched the Respirable Crystalline Silica in Construction Regulation (29 CFR 1926.1153). Access this online resource to help learn more about the regulations and access resources and information related to silica.