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The Top OSHA Violations of 2022​

The Top OSHA Violations of 2022 The Occupational Safety and Health Administration released preliminary data in September for the top 10 most frequently cited standards in fiscal year 2022. The included data includes violations cited between October 1, 2021, and September 6, 2022. OSHA publishes this list annually to help employers determine what areas they…

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How to Stay Safe in a Falling Forklift

The warehouse forklift operator, Barry, was a veteran driver of 20 years. He’d spent his career driving forklifts and other mobile equipment in a warehouse setting. Barry had an excellent safety record and almost always took the proper safety precautions. He’d even provided forklift certification training for new hires from time to time. Despite all…

OSHA Proposes Rule to Update Forklift Standard

OSHA Proposes Rule to Update Forklift Standard

OSHA NEWS In February 2022, OSHA proposed updating the powered industrial truck’s standard. The U.S. Department of Labor announced today a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking by the department’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration to improve worker safety and health by ensuring the agency’s general industry and construction industry rules reflect current industry practice and state-of-the-art technology. This…