Tag: health

Playing it safe: Maintaining low injury rates

Playing it safe: Maintaining low injury rates

March 5, 2015By

A company-wide safety mindset keeps Staker Parson employees healthy and productive. Employee engagement has become the backbone of […]

Silica safety

February 3, 2015By and

Understanding dust sources to support healthier work practices. Exposure to silica and other respirable dust continues to be […]

MSHA discrimination complaints reach record high in 2014

January 28, 2015By

In 2014, the U.S. Department of Labor Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) filed 49 discrimination complaints, which […]

How clean is your site?

How clean is your site?

January 6, 2015By

Evaluating the often-underestimated benefits of maintaining a tidy operation in addition to regular plant maintenance. With maximum productivity […]

OSHA proposes new standards to limit crystalline silica exposure

August 26, 2013By

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) proposed a rule to curb lung cancer, silicosis, chronic obstructive pulmonary […]

MSHA unveils machine guarding compliance assistance resource

October 5, 2012By

MSHA introduced a new guide that will serve as a compliance assistance resource to address improperly guarded machinery. […]

Lafarge kicks off 5th annual Health & Safety Month

Lafarge kicks off 5th annual Health & Safety Month

June 1, 2012By

Lafarge North America kicked off its 2012 Health & Safety Month, an annual celebration of the company’s commitment […]

NSSGA to address members’ safety commitment with MSHA

May 10, 2012By

NSSGA will have high-level discussions with the U.S. Mine Safety and Health Administration’s (MSHA) Joe Main over the […]