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News items in 2016

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7 Dec 2016

New: Focus on Safety Discussions

Focus on Safety Discussions is a great tool provided to help Members conduct safety-related meetings with subjects that are relevant to Member industries.

7 Dec 2016

New final rule updates walking-working surfaces standards and establishes personal fall protection requirements

New final rule updates walking-working surfaces standards and establishes personal fall protection requirements

7 Dec 2016

Signal offers online safety training video library from Aurora Pictures

We are very excited to announce the launch of a new avenue for members to access safety training video content. CD’s and DVD’s still have their place but it is clear that streaming content is the way of the present and the future.

30 Nov 2016

Top 10 OSHA Citations of 2016

Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration releases a preliminary list of the 10 most frequently cited safety and health violations for the fiscal year, compiled from nearly 32,000 inspections of workplaces by federal OSHA staff.

30 Nov 2016

New Solutions at Work: "SAW's" Available

Members share ideas and best practices with each other in their continuing journey to overcome safety and health challenges.

29 Nov 2016

OSHA's Oil & Gas Conference

OSHA's Oil & Gas Conference

1 Nov 2016

OSHA delays effective date for enforcing anti-retaliation section of injury tracking rule

OSHA delays effective date for enforcing anti-retaliation section of injury tracking rule

8 Oct 2016

Solutions at Work

Members share ideas and best practices with each other in their continuing journey to overcome safety and health challenges.

8 Oct 2016

SMIA Safety Committee Meeting Minutes- June

The minutes from the Signal Mutual Indemnity Association (SMIA) Safety Committee meeting, that was held in June are now available.

8 Oct 2016

ILA-USMX Joint Safety Committee:

ILA-USMX Joint Safety Committee Releases their latest Circular(s) on Fire & Emergency Plans

28 Sep 2016

Operational Alert: Vertical Sander Finger Avulsion

Employee deburring a small piece of steel (clip) using a vertical disc sander. The clip tilted into the opening between the disc and table. Finger tip of the glove caught between the piece and disc.

28 Sep 2016

Operational Alert: Van Tire Change With Out Jack Stands

Tire Changer was directed to change two flat front tires on a step-side van before the end of the day. This van was assigned to a Mechanic who was out the week before and the van was parked until his return the next day. The supervisor wanted the van in operation when the Mechanic returned to work

16 Sep 2016

Maritime Guidance Document: Shipyard Toolbox

Maritime Guidance Documents page contains publications developed to help employers and workers in the Maritime Industry. Here is a list of the categories of subjects you can find using the link below.

8 Sep 2016

South Florida Claims Meeting and Member Appreciation

South Florida Claims Meeting and Member Appreciation

25 Aug 2016

Zika – working outdoors in warm climates. Center for Disease Control tells you what you need to know.

Zika – working outdoors in warm climates. Center for Disease Control tells you what you need to know.

25 Aug 2016

OSHA issues Zika virus advisory for outdoor workers

OSHA issues Zika virus advisory for outdoor workers

24 Aug 2016

OSHA Releases New Compliance Assistance Resources

The following reports highlight new compliance assistance resources issued by OSHA, grantees under OSHA's Susan Harwood Grant Program, participants in OSHA's Alliance Program, and NIOSH.

24 Aug 2016

USMX/ILA issues Twist Lock Circular

USMX/ILA issues Twist Lock Circular

1 Aug 2016

Increased OSHA Penalties Effective 8/1/2016

Increased OSHA Penalties Effective 8/1/2016

27 Jul 2016

USCG Marine Safety Alert - Stem to Stern, Foam to Dust: Inspecting Your Lifejackets is a Must!

USCG Marine Safety Alert - Stem to Stern, Foam to Dust: Inspecting Your Lifejackets is a Must!