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Chevron's Dropped Object Prevention Program

This 2010 program called DROPS was established by Chevron to prevent injuries to workers and damage to offshore oil rigs from objects dropped from ele...

OSHA's Compliance Directive for Highway Construction Work Zones

This OSHA Instruction (CPL 02-01-054) provides guidance to OSHA compliance officers for the safe inspection of work sites where employees engaged in c...

Multitasking and Distracted Driving: You Are Not the Exception

Dr. David Michaels, Assistant Secretary of Labor, has called distracted driving an epidemic and noted that "year after year, the leading cause of work...

3M Technical Bulletin: Personal Protective Equipment and Residential Wildland Fire Cleanup

This 2007 guidance from 3M covers the potential cleanup hazards faced by workers and homeowners after a wildland fire in residential areas. The guide...

Keeping Workers Safe During Hurricane Sandy Cleanup and Recovery

This OSHA Factsheet from November 2012 reviews the potential hazards posed to workers cleaning up the damage from Hurricane Sandy and recommends prote...

Focus Four Toolbox Talks, Module 2 – Struck-by, Talk #4 – Work Zones

A toolbox talk on preventing struck-by incidents in the workzone. Includes questions to ask, an incident to discuss with images, and a place to record...

Focus Four Toolbox Talks, Module 2 – Struck-by, Talk #3 – Power Tools

A toolbox talk on preventing struck-by incidents involving the use of power tools. Includes questions to ask, an incident to discuss with images, and...

Focus Four Toolbox Talks, Module 2 – Struck-by, Talk #6 – Disaster Sites

A toolbox talk on preventing struck-by incidents occurring during disaster response. Includes questions to ask, an incident to discuss with images, an...

Focus Four Toolbox Talks, Module 3 – Caught-in/between, Talk #1 – Cave-ins

A toolbox talk on preventing cave-ins. Includes questions to ask, an incident to discuss with images, and a place to record questions the trainer woul...

Focus Four Toolbox Talks, Module 3 – Caught-in/between, Talk #2 – Trenches & Heavy Equipment

A toolbox talk on preventing incidents involving trenches such as trench collapse. Includes questions to ask, an incident to discuss with images, and...