Tag: heat hazards

Construction Site Safety, Hazards

OSHA announces ‘Beat the Heat’ contest

April 20, 2023


Do you have an idea for helping workers stay safe in the heat? The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced the launch of a nationwide competition for stakeholders in all industries to share their best tools […]

Construction Site Safety, Hazards

Michigan OSHA launches emphasis program to reduce heat hazards

October 27, 2022


The Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration (MIOSHA) has introduced a State Emphasis Program to help identify and reduce exposures to indoor and outdoor heat-related hazards in the workplace. “Whether you’re working indoors or outdoors, hot and humid conditions can […]

Construction Site Safety, Regulations

OSHA Starts Heat Safety Rulemaking Process, Seeks Comments

October 27, 2021

Via: ENR

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration is seeking comments on future rules on workplace heat hazards that will affect construction and other industries. OSHA, part of the U.S. Dept. of Labor, published its advance notice of proposed rulemaking for […]