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Safety Net: January - December 2014

December 8, 2014

  • Latest Discussion in the Member Community
  • Minnesota's Workplace Injury Rate Holds Steady
  • New Program: Emergency Responders and Fatigue
  • Worker Safety and Fracking
  • OSHA Inspects More Temp Agencies
  • Upcoming Events
November 17, 2014
  • New Incident Investigation Resources in the Online Member Community
  • MNOSHA Publishes Correction to Proposed SIC List for AWAIR
  • Protecting Workers from Winter Hazards
  • Study: Long-term Shiftwork Is Bad for the Brain
  • Why the "Culture vs Systems" Debate Misses the Mark
  • Off-the-Job Safety: Put the Freeze on Winter Fires
  • Upcoming Activities
November 4, 2014
  • Open Question in the Online Member Community
  • News from Federal OSHA: NEP for Primary Metal Industries; New Directive on Cranes and Derricks in Construction
  • MN Rail Safety and Haz Mat Shipments
  • Winter Hazard Awareness Week, Nov. 10-14
  • Upcoming Events
October 20, 2014
  • New Blog Posting in the SafetyNet Online Community
  • Managing Stress in the Workplace
  • Study: Substantial Costs from Traffic Injuries
  • OSHA Seeks Public Comment on Hazardous Chemicals
  • Celebrate My Drive: Support Safe Driving and MN High Schools
  • Halloween Safety Tips for Drivers
  • Upcoming Events
October 6, 2014
  • New discussion in the SafetyNet Online Community
  • OSHA Extends Compliance Date for Crane Operator Certification Requirements
  • New Resource Supports Effective Ergo Assessments
  • Unintentional Drug Overdose Deaths Surge in MN
  • Buckle Up Minnesota — Workplace Resources for Statewide Campaign
  • Upcoming Events
September 22, 2014
  • New in the SafetyNet Online Community
  • Coming soon! Simplified E-mails From SafetyNet
  • Minnesota Workplace Fatalities Down in 2013
  • New Directory of Emergency Preparedness / Response Resources
  • OSHA Announces Most Frequent Violations
  • Reporting Near Misses
  • Upcoming Events
September 8, 2014
  • New in the SafetyNet Online Community
  • Medical Marijuana and Workplace Safety
  • New OSHA/NIOSH Fact Sheet: Protecting Temp Workers
  • Chemical Exposure During Oil and Gas Extraction
  • Impaired Driving Deaths Decline in 2013
  • New Resource from NIOSH for Total Worker Health
  • Upcoming Events
August 18, 2014
  • New Discussion in the SafetyNet Online Community
  • MNOSHA Proposes Standard Revisions
  • OSHA Again Extends Comment Period on Recordkeeping Rule
  • Survey: Top Challenges for Safety Professionals
  • Off-the-Job: Impaired Driving and Back-to-School Traffic Safety
  • Upcoming Events
August 4, 2014
  • New in the SafetyNet Online Community
  • Hazard Alert: Part Ejections from Power Presses
  • "Hide No Harm" Act Introduced in Congress
  • New Guidance: Hoists on Communications Towers
  • Five Common Safety Practices That Put Workers at Risk
  • Help Us Help You with Off-the-Job Injuries
  • Upcoming Events
July 21, 2014
  • Happy Birthday, SafetyNet!
  • Chemical Safety Board Renews Call for Combustible Dust Standard
  • Safety for Temporary Workers
  • Acclimating Workers to Heat: Why It Matters
  • New Resources for Construction Demolition Industry
  • Using 3-D Printers to Make Customized PPE
  • Off-the-Job Safety: Help Save Kids from Heatstroke
  • Upcoming Events
July 7, 2014
  • What's New in the SafetyNet Online Community?
  • OSHA Delays Enforcement on Electrical Rule
  • EPA Releases Final Risk Assessment on Trichloroethylene (TCE)
  • Evolving Your Safety Culture: Elements that Matter Most
  • Upcoming Events
June 9, 2014
  • What's New in the SafetyNet Online Community?
  • Federal OSHA's Regulatory Agenda Causes Comment
  • More from OSHA: Stakeholder Meeting on Emergency Response Rule; Heat Illness Resources
  • Construction: Preventing Falls from Heights
  • Healthcare: Safe Handling of Hazardous Drugs
  • Upcoming Events
May 19, 2014
  • What's New in the SafetyNet Online Community?
  • New Requirement for DOT Medical Exams Begins May 21
  • Stakeholders Suggest Separate Guidance for Temp Workers in Construction
  • Emergency Order Requires Notifications for Trains Carrying Crude Oil
  • BLS: Trends in Fatal Workplace Injuries
  • Popular Publication for Kids Offers "Adventures in Safety"
  • Upcoming Training
May 5, 2014
  • What's New in the SafetyNet Online Community?
  • May is National Electrical Safety Month
  • OSHA Offers Severe Weather Resources
  • Work-related Ladder Injuries and Deaths
  • New Multilingual Videos for Driving Safety
  • Upcoming Events
April 21, 2014
  • What's New in the SafetyNet Online Community?
  • Fatal Four: Safety in the Construction Industry
  • New Web Resource for Poultry Industry Workers
  • Smartphone Sound Measurement Apps — How Accurate Are They?
  • Statewide Tornado Drills this Thursday
  • Off-the-Job Safety
  • Car Seat/Booster Seat Recycling Event – May 2 and 3
  • Upcoming Events
April 7, 2014
  • What's New in the SafetyNet Online Community?
  • OSHA Announces Final Rule for Electric Power Line Work
  • New Safe Patient Handling Brochure
  • DOT Final Rule Requires Rear Visibility Technology
  • Severe Weather Awareness Week, April 21-25
  • Upcoming Activities
March 24, 2014
  • What's New in the SafetyNet Online Community?
  • NTSB Head to Lead National Safety Council
  • OSHA Calls for Stand Down for Falls in Construction
  • More News from Federal OSHA: Recordkeeping Requirements for Temp Workers; Crystalline Silica Hearings
  • NIOSH: Silica Hazards from Engineered Stone Countertops?
  • Upcoming Events
February 10, 2014
  • Safety News in the SafetyNet Community
  • Recent Court Rulings of Interest
  • Resources from OSHA: Winter Hazards; New Fact Sheet
  • Off-the-Job Safety: Snow and Gas Meters; CO Poisoning
  • Upcoming Events
January 27, 2014
  • Safety News in the SafetyNet Community
  • OSHA Extends Comment Period on Crystalline Silica Rule
  • Resources to Prevent MSDs
  • New Online Safety Resource for Hospitals
  • MN Traffic Deaths Decrease in 2013
  • Upcoming Events
January 13, 2014
  • Safety News in the SafetyNet Community
  • News from OSHA: Injury Tracking Rule; Proposed Silica Rule; Electrical Power Safety
  • NIOSH Seeks Comment on Criteria for Heat Standard
  • Cross-Generation Motivation and Safety
  • Off-the-Job Safety: January is National Radon Action Month
  • Upcoming Events

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