OSHA News: New 2018
Protecting workers from falls--
New rule on Walking-Working Surfaces (WWS) and Personal Fall Protection Systems will keep workers safer and provide greater flexibility for employers in General Industry. Employers must assess their Walking Working Surfaces-What is and Do You have any WWS's?
New Silica Rule takes effect!
New Beryllium Standard takes effect!---Occupational Exposure to Beryllium posted on March 7, 2018.
Money Saving Safety Management Systems for all employers contain four basic program elements:
Management Leadership and Employee Involvement;
Hazard Prevention and Control;
It's Official Now, a new study designed to produce more objective results has shown that random safety inspections by a Safety Consultant do indeed improve safety without leading to burdensome expense or job loss.
It's Small Business Week 2018!
There are nearly 28 million small businesses in the United States.
EPA's Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization advocates and advances the business, regulatory, and environmental compliance concerns of small and socio-economically disadvantaged businesses.
Fresh water Fishing opening day April 7 - new regulations and a great guide-(large pdf file) can be found at http://www.njfishandwildlife.com/pdf/2018/digfsh18.pdf Good Luck!!!
Air Quality: What's going on?
The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) is kicking off Air Quality Awareness Week, April 30 - May 4, 2018 www.cleanair.nj.gov. The goal is to promote events that increase air quality awareness and inspire people to take steps to reduce their contribution to air pollution.
Find out here: http://www.nj.gov/dep/enforcement/advisories-date.html
Managing the New Jersey Anti-Idling Program. Visit StopTheSoot.org for more information.
New General Permits coming for Emergency Generators and Small to Medium Boilers and Heaters
Check out today's Air Quality here: http://www.njaqinow.net/
Safety and Programs for all - well almost Industrial and Commercial Establishments
OSHA POSTER -
General Industry Digest- Summary of Regulations