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US contractor fined US$1m for ‘ongoing disregard for safety laws’
New Jersey firm cited for failure to provide fall protection
‘Lego’ project wins innovation awards for first US build
Company’s modular build in Florida wins two global awards
US construction company fined after heat illness kills worker
An Alabama, US, contractor was cited for the heat illness death that claimed a 33-year-old worker.
Genie to launch VR training
Shown exclusively to ALH in early January, the tech-forward training will be used in conjunction with
OSHA switches from traditional hard hats to safety helmets
The US Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is replacing the traditional hard hats used by its employees with safety helmets.
Fall protection webinar series starts Oct. 30
Following the updated ANSI/ASSP Z359.11 standard, SAIA to host four-part fall protection webinar series 
OSHA, Noble Texas Builders promote worker safety at collegiate academy
Program to address falls, electrical hazards, health issues
Scaffolding: Is it a plank? Or a platform?
Is a scaffold without a platform a scaffold? Is a scaffold without planks still a scaffold? Industry veteran David Glabe weighs in
OSHA’s plan to reduce warehouse hazards
Program will focus on safety inspections to identify hazards within warehouses, distribution centers, local delivery
OSHA proposes rule to clarify PPE standard
OSHA looking to revise the personal protective equipment standard in construction 
Scissor lift safety specialist reaches milestone
Company celebrates historic sale of OverWatch secondary guarding solution
Are you keeping your MEWP operator safe?
AI explores the latest safety devices for MEWP operators available on the market 
Why ignorance is not bliss when it comes to scaffolding
David Glabe asks: Since all workers involved with the design, erection and use of scaffolds must be trained, how is it that scaffolds are so poorly designed, erected and used?
SAIA partners with CareerSafe for online safety training
Initiative aims to increase education, safety measures among industry professionals
OSHA emphasizes program to prevent workplace falls
13% of 2021’s fatal workplace injuries were associated with falls from elevations
OSHA seeking submissions for heat-awareness campaign
Anyone can enter the “Beat the Heat” contest, deadline for submissions is June 9
Resources for May’s National Safety Stand-Down
New tools and resources available for the 10th National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction 
New online training now available from SAIA
Online courses include Hazard Awareness for Supported Scaffold and more
Easybook Training partners with Veriforce
Deal creates easy way to book Veriforce training courses online
Reducing the risks of trapping and crushing incidents with MEWPs
Working at height associations publish MEWP entrapment safety guide
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