The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has awarded $10.5 million in one-year federal safety and health training grants to 80 nonprofit organizations across the nation for education and training programs that help high-risk workers and their employers recognize serious workplace hazards, implement injury prevention measures and understand their rights and responsibilities.
The Joint Industry Safety and Health Council recognized 115 chicken and turkey facilities for their outstanding safety performances at the 2015 National Safety Conference for the poultry industry in Myrtle Beach, SC.
The Rite-Hite Machine Guarding Defender automated barrier door protects employees from automated stretchwrap machines and other robotic machine movement zones; it has a non-contact safety switch configuration, control systems and interlocking capabilities.
Designed for all elevated applications, the Wildeck EdgeAlert alarm system signals an open gate condition with a flashing light and loud alarm; it can be installed on new or existing swing gates, slide gates, tilt gates or scissor gates.
Celebrating companies who go above and beyond when it comes to workplace safety, Rockwell Automation announced it is now accepting nominations for its third annual Manufacturing Safety Excellence Awards.