Next month, OSHA is changing instance-by-instance citations, giving administrators and regional directors the option to break out individual citations instead of grouping them together. The move could make citations extremely costly to organizations that violate standards multiple times.
As they now do every year, the fine folks at OSHA and the EPA have raised their fines for 2023. See the new $$$$ and learn how to stay out of their crosshairs.
We work in an industry filled with heavy machinery, noxious chemicals, and distracted workers. Keep these OSHA injury reporting timelines handy just in case.
Unsure of which OSHA form to use or when to submit it? This blog post breaks down the requirements for each form so you can stay compliant.
On this week’s episode of the Safety Meeting, Erin reconnects with Zach Pucillo, EHS Regulatory Compliance Manager at KPA. We discuss upcoming changes from OSHA and the EPA, as well as safety program tips to start the year off strong.
Not sure what to expect during a regulatory audit? Here are a few concerns and questions an auditor will focus on when visiting your facility.
What is OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard? Why are HCS violations so common? How can you avoid one? Find the answers and more in this KPA article.
OSHA requires employers to keep employees safe near electrical hazards. This includes the safe examination, installation, & use of electrical equipment.
What is OSHA’s scaffolding standard? Why are scaffolding violations so common? How can you avoid one? Find the answers and more in this KPA article.