E-Cigs – A New Risk?

I know there’s a community out there touting the benefits of electronic cigarettes, or e-cigs (also called vaping).   No one can deny that the e-cig industry is expanding and expanding. ...

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Michaels Wants a Bigger Stick

A few weeks ago, Assistant Secretary of Labor for OSHA David Michaels testified before the U.S. House of Representatives Education and Labor Committee’s Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.  Michaels stated in his speech:...

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How Come OSHA Gets Such a Bad Rap?

[caption id="attachment_2116" align="alignleft" width="179" caption="$250 OSHA Fine for Leaky Toilet"][/caption] I often hear the horror stories of OSHA experiences. Some are determined to be embellishments of an actual experience, but others justify certain levels...

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Citation or Accommodation

by Dwayne Towles By now most all of us are aware of the act of heroism by construction worker Jason Oglesbee as he plucked a woman out of the Des Moines River saving...

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