Learn more about how innovations such as use of big data, biotelemetry, facial recognition software, 360 video and gaming technology can help firefighters.
U.S. OSHA COVID-19 Violations are on the Rise. Be Prepared.
As the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread throughout the United States, U.S. OSHA and state OSHA departments are moving forward with enforcement of violations related to COVID-19. Keep compliant to avoid injury and penalties.
OH&S Magazine Spotlight: Selecting Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus for Industrial Plants
Learn more about PPE for use by industrial fire brigade personnel and responding municipal fire departments through an informative podcast and article.
Welding Journal Cover Feature: How to Help Improve Welders’ Safety and Productivity Shipbuilding Case Study
This case study examines two different welding PPE configurations being tested and the outcomes at a major shipbuilding facility.
Helpful Information for Assistance to Firefighters Grant Applications for COVID-19 PPE
The next cycle of the AFG-S grant program to purchase many types of light PPE opens on October 6th to volunteer fire departments and combination departments only and the application period will remain open until November 13th.
OH&S Magazine Spotlight: The Complexities of Achieving Comfort in Fall Protection Harnesses
Learn more about how a weight distribution system (WDS) can help fall protection harnesses be more comfortable for those tasked with the dangerous job of working at height.
Disinfection of PPE for Working Safely in Construction During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Find out more about how to properly disinfect reusable personal protective equipment to help maintain safe working conditions throughout construction job sites.
PPE Selection for Working Safely in Construction During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Explore the many different types of solutions available to help protect your workers and maintain safe construction worksites.
ISHN Article: Behind the Numbers, Understanding Hearing Protector Ratings and Fit Testing
Learn more about the differences and applications of the Noise Reduction Rating (NRR) and Personal Attenuation Rating (PAR) when it comes to selecting appropriate hearing protectors and why fit-testing is also an important component.
OH&S Magazine Spotlight: Addressing Confined Spaces and Heat Stress Concerns
Working in confined spaces can be dangerous, but learning how to identify and plan for the risks and hazards can help avoid injuries.