Tag: osha training

November 19, 2019
OSHA Stresses Limits on Computer-Based Training

OSHA Stresses Limits on Computer-Based Training

Nothing replaces person-to-person safety coaching. As more safety training becomes automated through software and other methods, OSHA is beginning to take a stand on this difficult problem.
July 26, 2019

OSHA Gears Up for Safe + Sound Week

Get ready for Safe + Sound Week, sponsored by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). Safe + Sound Week is a  week-long event encourages employers to implement workplace safety initiatives and runs August 12-18, 2019.
October 30, 2018

OSHA Announces Updated National Emphasis Program on Trenching and Excavation

The OSHA Training Institute Education Center at Chabot-Las Positas Community College District, the only OSHA authorized OTI Education Center headquartered in Northern California, is announcing that OSHA has updated its National Emphasis Program (NEP) on preventing trenching and excavation collapses. The updated program, which began on October 1, 2018, is designed to increase training and enforcement efforts by expanding education and prevention outreach through the end of 2018.
October 21, 2018

EU-OSHA looks forward to a successful European Week for Safety and Health at Work

Each year, the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) and its partners mark the European Week for Safety and Health at Work with awareness-raising events across the EU and beyond. This year’s theme, at the heart of an exciting range of activities from 22 to 26 October, is managing dangerous substances in the workplace.
September 23, 2018

EU-OSHA participates in Austrian EU Presidency conference on carcinogens

What can be done to prevent the harmful effects of carcinogens in the workplace, and what are the emerging issues in this area?