DuraLabel's Weekly Safety News

Blog Author Angelique Sanders

Weekly safety news. Stay in touch with regulations from OSHA, NFPA, and other safety codes. Find out about other companies' best and worst practices. We scour the internet to provide you with helpful training resources and the latest safety information.

Monday, March 30, 2015

OSHA Injury Log, Preventing Post-Termination Claims, more

Five tips for Maintaining an OSHA Injury and Illness Log

OSHA standard 1904.7 specifies rules for the injury and illness records (the OSHA log) that must be maintained. But what needs to be logged? What happens if you don't keep a log?  >> What you need to know

Using Chinese Suppliers?

A big complaint about items manufactured in China is that quality can be inconsistent. Products can even be unsafe at times, like the recent accusations that Lumber Liquidators sold Chinese-imported laminate containing high levels of formaldehyde.

But some companies known for consistent quality and product safety--like Apple and Target--use Chinese suppliers. How do they ensure quality? Here are six ways.

How to Prevent Post-Termination Claims

With apparent increasing frequency, post-termination claims are being filed against employers who are otherwise doing an excellent job providing a safe work environment and comprehensive safety training. What can you do? >> Strategies for limiting these claims

OSHA-Approved State Plans

Twenty-seven states have OSHA-approved state plans. If yours is one of those, you may be noncompliant and not even realize it. Four states--California, Michigan, Oregon, and Washington--have standards that frequently differ from federal standards.

Take a look to see if your state is on the list.

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