How Can We Improve Occupational Health & Safety in Manufacturing?
The Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) has had a marked impact on workplace safety since its formation in 1971. In cooperation with employers, advocates, health and safety experts and other partners, OSHA has helped reduce the rate of workplace fatalities and work-re
Beat the Heat: Protecting Manufacturing Workers from Heat-Related Illnesses
Excessive heat and humidity during the summer months can put workers at risk for dangerous, and sometimes fatal, occupational heat-related illnesses. This is especially true in large, hard-to-cool manufacturing facilities that are oftentimes designed for efficiency over worker comfort