Memo to Members, 2013

November 2013 (2.92 MB)
In this issue:

  • Mn Workplace Injuries and Illnesses Continue a Downward Trend
  • Groups Seek Extension of Crystalline Silica Comment Period
  • OSHA's Top Ten Violations for 2013
  • Forbes: New OSHA Whistleblower Form a Call to Action
  • DOL Blog: Accountability for Employers Who Put Workers at Risk
  • More Safety News and Resources
  • Return to Work Programs: Not Just a Cost Saver but the Right Thing to Do
  • Fundamentals of Industrial Hygiene, November 12-15
  • Annual MN Workers' Comp Report Released
  • SafetyNet Member Community: Real People and Real Issues
  • Minnesota Network of Employers for Traffic Safety Newsletter
  • AEDs in the Workplace
  • Lifesaving Alarms at Big Savings
  • October 2013 – June 2014 Training Schedule
  • Blaze Orange Required for Hunting
  • New Research on Teens and Distracted Walking
September 2013 (1.16 MB)
In this issue:
  • Online Member Community: Get Connected!
  • Minnesota Safety Council Training Center – Under Construction!
  • A Day in the Life of a Back Injury Prevention Process
  • Members Recognized for Safety Achievements
  • MNFatal Work Injuries Increased in 2012
  • New Data: MN Workers' Comp Claim Characteristics
  • OSHA Proposes Rule on Crystalline Silica
  • More News from OSHA: Federal Agencies and Recordkeeping; Isocyanates; Fall Protection
  • DOT Proposal Would Reduce Trucking Industry Paperwork Burden
  • EPA Proposes Rules to Reduce Formaldehyde Exposure
  • Chemical Advisory Addresses Ammonium Nitrate
  • Resources from NIOSH: Ladder Safety, Home Building, Violence Prevention, PPE for Health Care
  • OSHA and NIOSH Issue Hazard Alert on 1-bromopropane
  • NETS, September Newsletter
  • September - December Training Schedule
  • Fire Prevention Week, October 6-12
  • Upcoming Safety Observances
  • Partnership Brings National Expertise to Minnesota Safety Council Members
June-July 2013 (1.16 MB)
In this issue:
  • Conference Attendance at Five-Year High
  • What To Do Before MNOSHA Arrives at the Door
  • In the News: Rules and Resources
  • Life-Saving Skills as Easy as A-E-D!
  • June - December Training Schedule
  • Minnesota Safety & Health Conference Exhibitor Guide
  • NETS, June-July Newsletter
  • Reduce Heat Stress with Chill-Its!
  • Portable Weather Radios: Stay informed. Stay pareded.
  • HOME/work: Promoting Home Safety Through Work
April 2013 (9.66 MB)
In this issue:
  • Build your expertise, meet new challenges, achieve your goals!
  • Annual Meeting Emphasizes Focus on Members
  • Consultant Corner: Why Do Employees Take Shortcuts?
  • In The News: Rules and Resources
  • Members and Friends: Spotlight on Safety Achievements
  • Build Your Professional Skill: Safety Management Techniques, May 7-10
  • Why Attend the Minnesota Safety & Health Conference?
  • 79th Annual Governor's Safety Awards, Thursday, May 16
  • April - June Training Schedule
  • New Hands-Only CPR
  • Win a Box of "Think Safety" Chocolate Bars!
  • Thingk Spring!
  • Safety NETS, April Newsletter
  • Minnesota Safety Council Annual Report, 2012
  • Bicycle Safety Resources
  • Warmer Weather Raises Window Risks
  • Popular Safety Magazine for Kids Now Available!
February 2013 (1.33 MB)
In this issue:
  • DLI Releases 2013 – 2017 Strategic Plan
  • Most Must Post OSHA 300A Summary Feb 1 - April 30
  • Join us at the Annual Meeting, February 15 - RSVP by January 28!
  • News from Federal OSHA
    • OSHA publishes regulatory agenda
    • Temporary enforcement measures extended
    • Comment sought on construction standard
  • DOT Responds to New Marijuana Laws
  • Publications of Interest: Incentive Programs; ATV Safety, Cleaning Chemicals in Spanish
  • Safety Culture: Tools and Training
  • Consultant Corner: First Aid Training
  • Member Resources on Our Website
  • January - June Training Schedule
  • Safety NETS, February Newsletter
  • Television Tip-Over Injuries on the Rise
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