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Construction and Iron Workers are Still Ranked in the Top Most Dangerous Jobs

Workplace injuries and fatalities can occur in any field—and those in construction are especially prone due to exposure to more dangerous situations than most jobs. A few construction jobs were recently ranked in the top 25 most dangerous jobs in … Continue reading

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Glazier-Reported Injury and Illness Numbers Higher than 2016 National Rate

The number of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses reported by glass and glazing contractors in 2016 was higher than the national rate according to a new report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Glass and glazing contractors reported 3.7 … Continue reading

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New OSHA Rule Could Extend Citation Period

The Labor Department’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued a “clarification” to its reporting rules for workplace injuries and illnesses that some experts say is an attempt to circumvent a legal precedent. On December 19, OSHA published a … Continue reading

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OSHA to Create Public Database of Workplace Injuries

The Labor Department’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has finalized a new rule that requires companies to make all of their injury and illness data public. The agency already requires many American employers to maintain a record of injuries … Continue reading

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