New OSHA Rules

Good write up reposted from The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) made changes to reporting and recordkeeping requirements that employers must follow starting in 2015. New reporting rules require employers to contact their state OSHA agency within eight hours for a work-related fatality. Also under the rule employers must report, within 24 hours, a work-related accident that results ...

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A Better Emergency

Reposted from: outbreak and response: it’s time to learn the real lesson Dec 01 2014 The reaction to the Ebola outbreak reminds me of the response to HIV when it first presented. In my early days of working on the ambulance, blood was not viewed as a bad thing. Gloves were rarely used except when delivering a child. HIV ...

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