Category Archives: Industry News

New OSHA Injury Reporting Requirements — Jan. 1, 2015

Beginning January 1, 2015, all workplaces under federal OSHA jurisdiction must now report any severe injuries or fatalities to even 1 single person. More: It’s Time to Update Your Safety Program Under the new OSHA Injury Reporting Requirements, any single work-related fatality must be reported... Read More

Does your Company Meet OSHA’s Dec. 1 Deadline for GHS Standards?

Beginning in April 2012, OSHA updated their Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) to align with the United Nations’ Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of classifying and labeling chemicals. By December 1, 2013, all employers were required to train their employees on the key elements of GHS Standards—including... Read More

Technology and Industrial Distribution: What’s Next?

The only constant in life is change. The only variation is when and how much. With technology, change has happened since I typed the first word of this article. What we think of as cutting edge today will be archaic to anyone who joins our... Read More