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SafetyNet News: January - December 2016

December 22, 2016

  • SafetyNet Member Community: Your Own Safetypedia
  • Final Rule Clarifies Recordkeeping Requirements
  • MN Worker Deaths Rise in 2015
  • Keeping Older Workers Safe
  • Cold Weather Resources for Workers
  • Upcoming Events
December 12, 2016
  • Open Question in the Online Member Community
  • OSHA Considers Workplace Violence Standard for Healthcare
  • New Pub: Best Practices for Safety Programs in Construction
  • DOT Rule Creates Training Standards for New Truck/Bus Drivers
  • Insufficient Sleep Creates Huge Economic Impact in U.S.
  • Off-the-Job: Holiday Safety Infographic
  • Upcoming Events
November 29, 2016
  • Seeking Advice in the Online Member Community
  • Find Safety Videos on Minnesota Safety Council YouTube Channel
  • News from Federal OSHA: Final Rule on Walking/Working Surfaces; Small Business Guide for Silica Rule
  • Online Resources: Aerial Lift Hazard Recognition Simulator; Tower Safety Video
  • Commentary: Election Results and OSHA
  • Upcoming Events
November 14, 2016
  • Explosive Postings in the Online Member Community!
  • OSHA Issues Guidance Memo on Incentive, Disciplinary, and Drug-Testing Programs
  • DOT Provides Answers on Electronic Logging Devices
  • Texas Judge Blocks Rule on Contractor Disclosure Requirements
  • The Value of Safety: the Alcoa Story
  • Winter Hazard Awareness Week, Nov 14-18
  • Upcoming Events
October 31, 2016
  • Have a Safe and Happy Halloween!
  • What's New in the Online Member Community?
  • Employer-Reported Injuries/Illnesses Continue to Decline
  • OSHA Updates Guidelines for Safety and Health Programs
  • OSHA & EPA: Importance of Root Cause Analysis
  • Safety Incentive Programs that Work
  • Upcoming Events
October 17, 2016
  • What's New in the Online Member Community?
  • OSHA Seeks Comment on Proposed Respirator Fit-Testing Protocols<
  • Podcast: Protect Your Hearing at Work
  • Sick Building Syndrome: Tips and Prevention
  • Click It or Ticket: Seat Belt Awareness Resources
  • Upcoming Events
October 3, 2016
  • What's New in the Online Member Community?
  • MN Adopts Workers' Comp and Silica Rules
  • Worker's Comp Opt-Out Ruled Unconstitutional
  • Safety and Health Needs of Older Workers
  • New Electrical Safety App for Line Workers in the Field
  • Drive Safely Work Week, October 3-7
  • Off the Job: Fire Prevention Week, October 9-15
  • Upcoming Events
September 19, 2016
  • What's New in the Online Member Community?
  • MNOSHA Adopts Citation Notification Revisions
  • OSHA Seeks Comment on Falls in Shipyards
  • Identifying Effective Safety Change Agents
  • Off-the-Job Safety: Fire Prevention Month, Drive Safely Work Week
  • Upcoming Events
August 29, 2016
  • What's New in the Online Member Community?
  • Spotlight on Recordkeeping Rule Controversies
  • OSHA Issues Alert on Methylene Chloride
  • Miner Death Prompts Drill Safety Alert
  • Off the Job Safety: Preparedness Month-Are You Ready?
  • Free Drugged Driving Summit: the Impact of Legal and Illegal Drugs
  • Upcoming Events
August 15, 2016
  • What's New in the Online Member Community?
  • DOT Campaign: Safety Around Large Trucks and Buses
  • Fundamentals of Performance Management
  • New Engineering Control for Silica Dust
  • Free Drugged Driving Summit: the Impact of Legal and Illegal Drugs
  • Off-the-Job: Annual Minnesota Childhood Injury Conference, September 22
  • Upcoming Events
August 1, 2016
  • What's New in the Online Member Community?
  • Unions Petition for Workplace Violence Standard in Healthcare
  • New Resources from NIOSH
  • New Tower Worker Video: Safety in Extreme Weather
  • Upcoming Events
July 18, 2016
  • What's New in the Online Member Community?
  • Workplace Violence Webinar Available for Members
  • OSHA Delays Deadline for Parts of Reporting Rule; Rule Challenged in Court
  • MNOSHA Repeals Manlift Rule
  • Annual MN Workers' Comp Report Released
  • Stress and Worker Safety
  • Free Drugged Driving Summit: the Impact of Legal and Illegal Drugs
  • Upcoming Events
June 27, 2016
  • SafetyNet Online Community: Asked and Answered!
  • AMA Urging OSHA Action on Violence in Healthcare
  • New Guide for Safety & Health Sustainability Reporting
  • DOT Extends Comment Period on Proposed Sleep Apnea Rule
  • Three Tips for Creating a Positive Safety Conversation
  • Off-the-Job Safety: Fireworks
  • Upcoming Events
June 13, 2016
  • SafetyNet Online Community: Hot Topics
  • Passengers in Large Commercial Trucks Now Required to Wear Seat Belts
  • Slips, Trips, Falls Final Rule Expected in August
  • Are You Prepared for Work in Summer Heat?
  • New Resource for Teen Drivers; Safety Event at Como
  • Upcoming Events
May 23, 2016
  • Questions? The Online Member Community Can Help!
  • New OSHA Reporting Rule Stirs Controversy
  • New OSHA Fact Sheets
  • NYC Bans Hands-Free Devices for Its Fleet
  • 2016 Job Outlook for Safety Pros
  • Free Helmets for Kids at Safety Safari
  • Upcoming Events
May 10, 2016
  • Thanks for Joining Us!
  • SafetyNet Online Community: New Regulatory Update
  • Comment Period Extended on Pipeline Rule
  • OMB Completes Review of OSHA Recordkeeping Rule
  • Off-the-Job: Water and Bike Safety Resources
  • Upcoming Events
May 2, 2016
  • SafetyNet Online Community: Hot Topics
  • U.S. Worker Death Rate Rises
  • Assessing Workplace Injury and Illness Data
  • Final Report on Deepwater Horizon
  • Appeals Court Upholds NFL Concussion Settlement
  • Off-the-Job: Warm Weather Safety Resources
  • Upcoming Events
April 18, 2016
  • SafetyNet Online Community: Lots of Conversation and New Blog Postings
  • OSHA Urged to Develop Rule to Prevent Violence in Healthcare
  • Climate Change Report Includes Effects on Workers
  • Industry Groups Request Court Review of Silica Rule
  • How to Establish a Culture of Safety
  • Resources for Distracted Driving Awareness Month
  • Upcoming Events
April 4, 2016
  • SafetyNet Online Community: Lots of Conversation and New Blog Posting
  • Federal OSHA Final Rules: Silica, Eye and Face Protection
  • Resources from NIOSH for Health Care, Construction
  • New Safety Video for Tower Climbers
  • April Safety Observances: Resources for the Workplace
  • Upcoming Events
March 21, 2016
  • SafetyNet Online Community: Hot Topics
  • New Recordkeeping Insights from Dept of Labor and Industry
  • Final Rule on Silica Coming Soon
  • OSHA Extends Comment Period on Chemical Guidance
  • Comment Sought on 1-Bromopropane
  • New Report: Crashes Cost Employers $50 Billion in 2013
  • Tips for Getting Management Support
  • Upcoming Events
March 7, 2016
  • SafetyNet Online Community: Lots of Conversation and New Blog Posting
  • New from NIOSH: Updated Ladder App; Working in Hot Environments; OELs
  • Report Compares Health, Workplace Safety in All States
  • Motorcycle Safety Courses: Special Rates for Employer Groups
  • Upcoming Events
February 22, 2016
  • SafetyNet Online Community: Member to Member; New Blog Posting
  • Webinar on Preventing Slips and Falls Now Available in Members Only Website
  • OSHA Seeks Comment on Guidance for Hazardous Chemicals
  • New Hazard Alert: Dangers of Tank Gauging
  • Obama Budget Seeks Increases for Safety Agencies
  • Poll: Incident or Accident?
  • Free Session - Active Shooter: Avoiding the Unthinkable, April 5
  • Upcoming Events
February 8, 2016
  • SafetyNet Online Community: Member to Member
  • Court Denies Challenge to Coal Dust Rule
  • Input for OSHA Safety & Health Program Guidelines
  • New Resource for Working Safely with Scissor Lifts
  • One-Person Safety Teams
  • Upcoming Events
January 25, 2016
  • SafetyNet Online Community: Member to Member
  • Most Must Post OSHA 300A Summary Feb 1 - April 30
  • Making the Business Case: Safety Excellence Linked to Company Stock Value
  • Federal Register: Proposed Rule on Motor Carrier Fitness
  • Off-the-Job Safety: An Evening with Bennet Omalu
  • Upcoming Events
January 11, 2016
  • SafetyNet Online Community: Busy Start to the New Year
  • Protecting Workers from the Cold
  • Federal OSHA News
  • Impact of New OSHA Penalties
  • MN Traffic Deaths Jump in 2015
  • Upcoming Events

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