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 02, 2015

OSHA's SVEP: Avoiding it, and Getting Out if you're In

OSHA's Severe Violator Enforcement Program

Severe Violator Enforcement Program: infographic
Path into (and out of) the SVEP list: an infographic

Everything you need to know about the SVEP list: what will put you on the list, what happens if you land on it, and how do you get removed from it?  >> Read more

This week's SVEP list addition is A&D Wood Products. OSHA inspected the premises in response to an employee complaint and found workers at risk of amputation, explosion and other life-threatening hazards. With 27 violations, their proposed penalties total $133,540.  >> Find out more

Want to know if or when a company's been inspected by OSHA? (Has YOUR company ever been inspected?) This information is made public via this search.

Business Owner sent to Prison for Worker's Death

Site of the accident - Photo: FCN

Here's proof that it gets much worse than getting added to the SVEP list: former owner of a tree service was sentenced to fifteen years in prison when a teenage boy working for him fell to his death from a 71-foot tree.  >> Read full story

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