Articles by Mary Prahler

Heat index awareness is critical during summer months

Don’t sweat it.

OSHA’s emphasis this year is on the need for employers to acclimatize workers.


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The value of accident investigations

Find the cause.

Section 5(a)(1) of the OSH Act, often referred to as the General Duty Clause, requires employers to “furnish to each of his employees employment and a place of employment which are free from recognized hazards that are causing or are likely to cause death or serious physical harm to his employees.”


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A look at OHSA recordkeeping and reporting requirements

Be thorough when reporting a workplace injury.

It is a fundamental aspect of a company’s safety program that there is a published methodology for employees to report work-related injuries and illnesses. All injuries/illnesses, no matter how slight, need to be reported in accordance with company policy.


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Loading dock safety

Proper operating procedures are essential in preventing accidents.
Loading docks are the hub of activity and are one of the most dangerous spots in a warehouse. This is due to the combination of hazards and the volume of activities that occur in this usually confined area.
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DOT audits

Commercial vehicle fleet compliance is essential.
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Beat the heat

Education is paramount when dealing with high-temperature working conditions.
According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, heat is the number one weather-related killer in the United States resulting in hundreds of fatalities each year.
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Get in the know

Wholesalers should be up-to-date on revised OSHA chemical regulations.
Currently, workplaces in the United States function under the Hazard Communication Standard 1910.1200 as published in the Code of Federal Regulations on March 11, 1994 - also referred to as HCS 1994.
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BNP Media's Plumbing Group Visits Grundfos North American Headquarters

BNP Media’s Plumbing Group, comprised of the Plumbing & Mechanical, Supply House Times, PM Engineer (pme) and Reeves Journal brands, recently visited Grundfos’ new North American headquarters building in the western Chicago suburb of Downers Grove, Ill.

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