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Safety Lines, is a quarterly publication of the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry. Its purpose is to promote occupational safety and health and to inform readers of the purpose, plans and progress of Minnesota OSHA.

2014

January


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January 2014, Number 82

  • 2013:  MNOSHA's year in review

  • Creating a successful safety committee

  • New data being collected for occupational injuries and illnesses

  • 'Record' the date:  OSHA log recordkeeping review

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • SOII sauce:  Incidence rates, demographic characteristics available

  • Recalls and advisories:  firefighter turnout gear, counterfeit UL mark; Philips AEDs

  • Agency experts available for speaking engagements

  • Nominations for DLI safety award recipient due March 30

  • Hazardous drugs, part one:  Antineoplastic and other hazardous drugs

  • Annual report reviews efforts, accomplishments

  • Alliances benefit Minnesota workers

  • MNOSHA spreads safety message at free Construction Seminars

  • Register now for Construction Industry Conference

     

April


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April 2014, Number 83

  • National stand-down for fall prevention in construction

  • Spring is here, is flooding far behind?

  • 'Aware' of AWAIR? Learn more in program booklet, new video

  • Agency experts available for speaking engagements

  • MNOSHA staff members brush up on defensive driving skills

  • MNOSHA Compliance signs safety, health partnerships

  • Safety hazard alert:  Using swimming pool chemicals safely

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Department helps people improve their OSHA recordkeeping skills

  • Stop by, say hello to MNOSHA; Minnesota Safety and Health Conference

  • SOII sauce:  Workplace slip, trip and fall differences

  • Consultation corner

    • Workplace safety for temporary workers:  who is responsible?

    • Promoting safety and health to young workers

  • MNOSHA identifies standards cited most often in 2013

  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP Construction worksite

  • Free Construction Seminars cover important topics, start discussions

  • Minnesota's newest MNSTAR worksite

 

July


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July 2014, Number 84

  • Wicked weather ahead:  Prepare for season's severe weather

  • MNOSHA Compliance signs safety, health partnerships

  • Carol Bufton retires as Minnesota Safety Council president

  • Thanks for stopping by; conference interactions welcome

  • Minnesota OSHA safety hazard alert:  Part ejections from power presses

  • Experts available for speaking engagements

  • Minnesota Workplace Safety Report available soon

  • 'Record' the date:  OSHA log recordkeeping review for state, local governments

  • SOII sauce:  Hospitals, nursing homes show different trends

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Hazardous drugs, part two:  Include handling of antineoplastic drugs in safety program

  • Ergonomics issues discussed during roundtable event April 30

  • Consultants featured in national magazine

  • Stand-down events highlight fall prevention at worksites

  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP Construction worksite

  • Free Construction Seminars cover important topics, start discussions

 

October


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October 2014, Number 85

  • MNOSHA standards update:  rules revisions, federal adoptions

  • Safety shoe recalls:  Red Wing Shoes, Rocky Brands/Georgia Boot involved

  • Start 2015 off right:  Recordkeeping training offered in January

  • Online:  MNOSHA annual report, federal review, state response

  • Online federal OSHA games can make safety, health learning fun

  • 2013 workplace fatality statistics released; injury, illness rates soon

  • SOII sauce:  Large differences in injuries to workers 55 to 64, and to 64 and older

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Experts available for speaking engagements

  • Learning opportunities:  Safe patient-handling; ergonomics

  • Labor Week events:  DLI staff members support events at Mexican Consulate

  • Proper safety training for temporary workers addressed

  • MNOSHA Compliance signs safety, health partnerships

  • Minnesota's newest MNSTAR worksites

  • Free Construction Seminars cover important topics, start discussions

 



2013

January


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January 2013, Number 78

  • 2012 review:  inspections, outreach, training, response

  • How to report a workplace accident

  • Department of Labor and Industry sets five-year goals, strategies

    • DLI Dashboard shows agency performance indicators

  • Safety alerts:  swivel snaphook, harness, escape respirator, firefighter facepiece lens

  • MNOSHA standards update:  AWAIR list revisions adopted

  • Free Construction Seminars:  MNOSHA Compliance reviews standard, stakeholder discusses compliance practices

  • Workplace cleaning chemicals, housekeeping spotlighted

  • Consultation corner:

    • Imminent danger seen, potential incident prevented

    • Conference to address safe handling of patients

    • Workplace violence prevention roundtable discussion

    • Safety Grant Program awards more than $1 million

    • MNSHARP Construction promotes safety excellence

  • Nominations for DLI safety award recipient due March 30

  • New data being collected for occupational injuries and illnesses

  • MNOSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • State's mandatory workplace posters simplified, translated, easier to print

  • SOII sauce:  2011 incidence rates, plus case and demographic characteristics available

  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP Construction worksites

 

April


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April 2013, Number 79

  • Workplace inspections:  Minnesota OSHA emphasis program

  • Save the date:  2013 Workers' Compensation Summit

  • What to do before MNOSHA arrives at the door

  • Career opportunities with Minnesota OSHA

  • MNOSHA identifies standards cited most often in 2012

  • Safety product alert:  improperly installed rivets on FallTech hooks

  • Case file review/settlement process studied, streamlined

  • How to report a workplace accident

  • 'Inhale ... exhale ...' Proper respirator use, fit, care

  • Annual Safety and Health Conference includes second Minnesota Safe Patient Handling and Movement Program

  • Safety alert:  Two incidents involving Grove 90-ton mobile cranes

  • Consultation corner:

    • Fall-protection methods for residential construction
    • Tree felling and chain-saw safety on the job or at home
    • Logging claim characteristics brochure update
    • Working with airborne contaminants, noise, heat
    • MNSTAR Program update

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Federal OSHA warns employers of little-known engine hazards

  • SOII sauce:  Worker age and cases with one or more days away from work

  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP Construction worksite

 

July


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July 2013, Number 80

  • Heat returns to Minnesota! Citizens urged to prevent, monitor for heat stress, heat disorders

  • Heat index? 'There's an app for that.'

  • Registration is open for 2013 summit

  • Association of state-plan states publishes annual report

  • Riding mower recalls for MTD, Toro, Kubota

  • MNOSHA Compliance signs safety, health partnerships

  • GHS changes affect other standards

  • Learn and live:  Grain-industry hazards lead to deaths, injuries; Minnesota OSHA, federal OSHA, grain association team up to promote safety

  • Schedule announced, new location for free Construction Seminar program

  • 2013/2014 Construction Seminar dates, topics

  • Frequently asked questions:  grain handling

  • Minnesota's newest MNSTAR worksites

  • Seminar presented in Spanish provides safety information, workers' rights

  • Consultation Corner

    • WSC construction safety, health training for youths
    • Safety Grants program awards more than $1 million
    • Information for young workers, their employers
    • Conference within a conference:  full-day sessions offers patient-handling information at annual conference
  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP Construction worksites

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • SOII sauce:  Hospitals, nursing homes show significant decreases in work-related injuries, illnesses in 2011

  • How to report a workplace accident

  • Updated brochure available:  Workers' compensation claims characteristics

  • Career opportunities with Minnesota OSHA

 

October


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October 2013, Number 81

  • Now 40, MNOSHA retains its focus:  Keep Minnesota workers safe on the job

  • MNOSHA annual report, federal review, state response online

  • 'Can you dig it?' Excavation, trenching safety saves lives

  • Minnesota OSHA presents update, attends safety conference

  • Agency experts available for speaking engagements

  • Minnesota's newest MNSTAR worksites

  • Reminder:  First GHS deadline approaches

  • Standards update:  cranes and derricks in construction

  • 'Record' the date:  OSHA log recordkeeping review

  • Call, email, walk in or send a note:  MNOSHA answers all

  • Workplace fatality statistics released; injury, illness rates to follow (Revised:  Release date for information about injuries and illnesses changed due to recent government shutdown.)

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP worksites

  • Occupational Safety and Health Advisory Council meets in Duluth

  • SOII sauce:  NAICS classifies business establishments for data

  • Federal OSHA Hazard Alerts address specific hazards

  • Safe patient-handling:  Practitioners invited to facilitated discussion in November

  • Tree felling is hazardous; training, proper techniques help

  • 3M issues product advisories:  body harness, lens assembly

  • MNOSHA Compliance signs safety, health partnerships

  • MNOSHA spreads safety message at free Construction Seminars

 



2012

January


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January 2012, Number 74

  • Minnesota OSHA's year in review

    • Workplace Safety Consultation

    • Compliance

  • Minnesota OSHA meets with construction industry representatives to strengthen, grow partnership programs

  • New WSC online survey gathers employers' feedback

  • Decoding encrypted email from the department

  • Logging claim characteristics brochure now available

  • Nominations for DLI safety award recipient due March 30

  • Commercial motor-vehicle drivers:  Hand-held mobile telephone restrictions effective Jan. 3

  • Temporary help firms:  Who's the boss?

  • OSHA releases new online construction safety videos

  • Safety and health excellence:  Water Heater Innovations, Inc. -- Employee involvement, company action lead safety effort

  • Next construction seminar, Jan. 17:  New crane standard

  • Minnesota's newest MNSTAR worksite

  • Handling patients safely:  Jan. 1 deadline arrives

  • How to report an accident

  • SOII sauce:  2010 cases and demographic characteristics now available

  • New case data being collected for injuries, illnesses survey

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP Construction worksite

  • More resources from DLI:  newsletters, email lists

  • Don't miss MNOSHA's newest 'best of the worst' photos

April


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April 2012, Number 75

  • Window-washing standard reflects improvements in worker safety

    • Free seminar, May 15:  Sparkling clear answers about new window-washing standard

  • Minnesota OSHA Workplace Safety Consultation:  A resource for small employers

  • Annual publication showcases state-plan state programs

  • Safety and health excellence:  Lovegreen, Inc. -- Being proactive supports safety culture, continual improvement

  • Hair-straightening process still snarled with potential health hazards

  • Minnesota Safety Report:  Research highlights

  • Conference offers workplace safety solutions:  Daylong safe patient handling program offered with MNOSHA consultation

  • Minnesota OSHA strengthens ties to construction industry

  • SOII sauce:  A quick lesson about injury rates in education

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • MNOSHA identifies standards cited most often in 2011

  • More resources from DLI:  newsletters, email lists

  • Minnesota's newest MNSTAR worksite

  • How to report an accident

July


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July 2012, Number 76

  • Heat stress:  take easy precautions, look for symptoms

  • New system standardizes chemical classification, labeling information

  • MNOSHA standards update

  • Window-washing regulations:  Clear answers to frequently asked questions

  • Follow-up inspections show need for continued oversight

  • How to report an accident

  • Concrete and masonry personnel:  It's not just dust, it's silica

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Roslyn Robertson named Workplace Safety Consultation director

  • Safe-patient-handling update from Workplace Safety Consultation

  • SOII sauce:  Passenger airlines carry heavy injury baggage

  • Next season of free Construction Seminars to offer MNOSHA review of standard, plus compliance practices shown by construction stakeholder

  • Information, restrictions for working teens

  • New federal OSHA respiratory protection training resources

  • Federal OSHA kicks off fall-protection program

  • Burski wins Arthur E. McCauley, Jr. Award

October


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October 2012, Number 76

  • Construction safety and health partnerships revised, renewed

  • MNOSHA safety hazard alert:  grain bins

  • MNOSHA standards update:  Hazard Communications adopted, revision of standards referenced in Acetylene

  • An emerging workplace threat:  MRSA

  • How to report an accident

  • 'UnderConstruction Program' offers career counseling, safety training to young workers

  • 2011 workplace fatality statistics released; injury, illness rates coming soon

  • A WSC roundtable discussion:  Workplace violence prevention in health care settings

  • Free Construction Seminars:  MNOSHA reviews standard, stakeholder discusses compliance practices

  • MNOSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • New system helps health care providers benchmark injury rates, patterns

  • Minnesota OSHA participates in annual safety day event in Duluth

  • About MNOSHA Workplace Safety Consultation

  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP worksites

 



2011

January


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January 2011, Number 70

  • 2010:  Minnesota OSHA's year in review

  • Ken Peterson to lead DLI

  • MNOSHA program funding, services provided

  • Nominations for DLI safety award recipient due March 30

  • Now submit progress reports electronically

  • Free construction seminars:  a great way to stay up to date with Minnesota OSHA

  • Patient handling requirements update

  • SOII sauce:  'Got a license for that thing?'

  • Recordkeeping 201:  Recording cases and reporting claims -- A tale of two systems

  • 2009 injury and illness survey statistics now available

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Updated brochure available:  Work comp claim characteristics

April


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April 2011, Number 71

  • LogSafe:  Tips for safe brush and tree clean-up work

  • DLI assists with flood response

  • SOII sauce:  Marble floors are slippery and hard -- injuries, illnesses in the Financial Activities industry

  • Kris Eiden named deputy commissioner; Gary Hall returns as assistant commissioner

  • 'What is MNOSHA looking for?':  window washing

  • 2010 most frequently cited standards

  • History 101:  Occupational Safety and Health Administration, 1970 to 2010

  • Don't miss MNOSHA's 'best of the worst' photos

  • Free construction seminar May 17:  a great way to stay up to date with Minnesota OSHA

  • Safety while moving patients:  model program available for clinics

  • Minnesota businesses improve, one safety grant at a time

  • Companies recognized for superior safety standards, practices

  • Annual OSHA state-plan update released, available online

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Safety Council conference offers workplace safety solutions

  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP worksites

July


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July 2011, Number 72

  • New residential fall-protection program

  • New Web tool helps employers with injury, illness recordkeeping

  • Excavation fatality underscores trenching dangers

  • New effort to keep workers safe from heat stress

  • SOII sauce:  The changing nature of assault injuries

  • LogSafe program, coordinator credited for assisting Mn/DOT award recipient

  • Minnesota Safety Report:  research highlights

  • Personal protective equipment:  Online tools can make learning about a serious subject fun

  • Role in Minnesota Safety and Health Conference deemed a success

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Don't miss MNOSHA's newest 'best of the worst' photos

  • Minnesota's newest MNSTAR worksite

  • Updated fatality, serious-injury investigation information online

  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP worksite

October


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October 2011, Number 73

  • Grain entrapment:  A perennial threat

  • When MNOSHA is denied entry

  • MNOSHA standards update:  Shipyard employment; new improvement project phase

  • Grants for fall-protection guidelines available; contractors can apply for up to $10,000 to help with new safety rules

  • Safety grants at-a-glance:  Jan. 1, 2010 through Aug. 19, 2011

  • Minnesota OSHA Workplace Safety Consultation:  Changes to exemption terms; increase to construction partnering

  • Letter to beverage distributors warns of industry-specific injuries

  • Valentine to manage MNOSHA programs, DLI information services

  • Handling patients safely:  Success of first facilitated discussion with hospitals leads to a second

  • Safe patient handling myths, facts in dental practices

  • CDC offers STOP STICKS campaign

  • State's fatal work-injuries increase in 2010

  • SOII sauce:  Ready for a lift this morning?

  • Children may not operate, assist with power-driven hoists/lifts

  • Federal government warns of defective safety equipment

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP worksite

  • CDC pounces on injury statistics with WISQUARS database system

  • Don't miss MNOSHA's newest 'best of the worst' photos

  • MNOSHA consultants keep safety on track at Union Depot

  • Save the dates:  Free construction seminars, discussion



2010

January


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January 2010, Number 66

  • 2009:  The year in review

  • MNOSHA reminder:  complete and post annual summary of injuries, illnesses

  • MNOSHA reorganizes staff to meet goals, expectations

  • Changes to Minnesota OSHA payment system

  • In memoriam:  Darrell E. Anderson, P.E., CIH, CSP, Minnesota

  • New year, new equipment

  • Nominations for DLI safety award recipient due March 30

  • Workplace inspections:  Minnesota OSHA emphasis programs

  • MNOSHA investigators are well-trained, capable professionals

  • Minnesota OSHA safety hazard alert:  Window washing operations

  • Positive direction:  Survey shows Minnesota workplace injuries continue to decrease

  • Updates on the Web:  Weekly OSHA case summaries, annual state-plan report available

  • Minnesota's newest MNSTAR worksite

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Partnerships with Minnesota OSHA Compliance

  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP worksites, MNSHARP Construction worksites

  • Next Construction Breakfast, Jan. 19 -- Panel discussion:  construction safety training

  • Don't miss MNOSHA's 'best of the worst' photos, 2007 and 2008

April


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April 2010, Number 67

  • Plan, train, inspect before digging:  MNOSHA entrenched in effort to stop excavation accidents

  • Minnesota OSHA standards update

  • Deadline approaches for clinics and outpatient facilities

  • MNOSHA Workplace Safety Consultation Director Collins retires

  • Fact sheets, work comp brochure updated and online

  • Part two:  MNOSHA investigators are well-trained, capable professionals

  • Minnesota's newest MNSTAR worksite

  • Recordkeeping 201, part eight:  'And a one, and a two' -- Counting employees and hours

  • Working together:  Construction partnerships build strong safety, health community

  • In the field:  MNSTAR worksite finds success through teamwork

  • MNOSHA Web resources

  • Software tools help employers show need for safety and benefits and costs of health and safety programs

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP worksite

  • 76th annual safety, health conference focused on staying connected

  • Last chance for the season:  Construction Breakfast, May 18; Fall protection:  what's new, best practices, rescue plans

  • Don't miss MNOSHA's 'best of the worst' photos, 2007 and 2008

July


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July 2010, Number 68

  • Penalty, standards updates

  • National emphasis program focuses on recordkeeping

  • Pick your poison:  a workplace fatality story

  • Minnesota safety report:  Research highlights

  • SOII sauce:  Median days away from work, 2008; private industry

  • Minnesota's newest MNSTAR worksite

  • Extra caution:  Practice safety in road construction work zones

  • Road construction safe-driving tips

  • Nursing home ergonomics services evaluation now available

  • Safe patient handling:  model program available

  • Preparing for fall harvest:  grain bin safety

  • Former OSHA Management Team member Paul Siciliano dies

  • Conference round-up:  Staying connected with worksite safety

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • New day dawns for MNOSHA Construction Breakfast program, changes in store for 2010-2011 season

October


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October 2010, Number 69

  • Imminent danger = a very serious matter

  • Check for MNOSHA inspector's credentials

  • MNOSHA standards update:  AWAIR, federal adoptions

  • Electrical tester recall:  Fluke's 1AC-I VoltAlert may fail

  • Safety Grant Program:  improving your odds; new online grant application

  • New team put in place to guide popular, expanding programs

  • Recordkeeping 201, part nine:  Matching workplaces and workers to OSHA logs

  • 2009 injury and illness survey estimates available this fall

  • High-visibility clothing:  The fashion to be 'seen' in

  • SOII sauce:  Interesting findings from the Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses

  • Teen claims characteristics information sheet updated

  • Ripped from the headlines:  Minnesota OSHA investigators focus on ...

  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP worksites

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Free construction seminars:  a great way to stay up to date with Minnesota OSHA



2009

January


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January 2009, Number 62

  • 2008:  Minnesota OSHA's year in review

  • Attention to safety and health spans length of I-35W project

  • Minnesota workplace injuries and illnesses statistics reach new all-time low

  • Elevating awareness:  asbestos in elevator doors

  • Recordkeeping 201, part five:  Needlestick and sharps injuries, contact with bodily fluids

  • Nominations for DLI safety award recipient due March 30

  • MNOSHA grant-programs award match for safety projects

  • Career opportunities

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Cutting safety down to size

  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP worksites

  • Lessons learned from MNOSHA fatality investigations

  • 2009 Construction Breakfast seminars are satisfying learning experiences

  • Minnesota's newest MNSTAR worksites

April


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April 2009, Number 63

  • Minnesota Workplace Safety Report:  Most-recent data shows Minnesota's workplaces safer

  • Compliance corner:  Safe Patient Handling Act effective July 1

  • DLI launches new Web site May 1, with new address

  • Annual conference offers workplace safety solutions

  • New Minnesota OSHA Compliance Director Jim Krueger

  • Fact sheets, work comp brochure updated and online

  • Recordkeeping 201, part six:  Whare are 'other recordable cases'?

  • Safety in full swing at new baseball stadium

  • Preventing combustible-dust explosion

  • Minnesota Associated Builders and Contractors expects growth in MNOSHA construction partnership

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • MNOSHA advisory group meets May 1

  • Minnesota's newest MNSTAR worksites

July


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July 2009, Number 64

  • Hydration, acclimatization help workers beat the heat

  • Warm weather tips

  • Longtime OSHA inspector recognized

  • Safe Patient Act amended; deadline clarified

  • Recap:  Minnesota Safety and Health Conference a success

  • Get fall protection -- it's catchy

  • Consultation helps good safety history continue during renovation

  • OSHA Consultation provides hands-on safety and health lessons

  • MNSTAR worksite

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Hexavalent chromium compliance deadline

  • Construction Breakfast dates announced

  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP worksites

  • Redesigned DLI Web site, new address

October


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October 2009, Number 65

  • Online resources help businesses prepare for flu pandemic

  • 'Oh the weather outside is frightful ...'; Monitor carbon monoxide overexposure indoors

  • Scaffolding training builds up inspectors' knowledge

  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP worksite

  • Don't miss MNOSHA's 'best of the worst' photos, 2007 and 2008

  • Next Construction Breakfast, Nov. 17:  MNOSHA Workplace Safety Consultation 101

  • Safety gets priority seating at Target Field:  Monthly OSHA visits a hit, help workers get home safely

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Fact sheet:  Contents of a first-aid kit

  • Recordkeeping 201, part seven:  A close look at first aid

  • MNOSHA career opportunities



2008

January


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January 2008, Number 58

  • 2007:  Minnesota OSHA's year in review

  • MNOSHA's new 'best of the worst' photos

  • I-35W bridge rebuild partnership

  • Injury and illness survey team now collecting data for 2007

  • Teen worker safety training help for teachers

  • Nominations for DLI safety award recipient due March 30

  • Minnesota's newest MNSTAR worksite

  • Occupational Safety and Health Advisory Council 2008

  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP Construction worksite

  • Career opportunities

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Recordkeeping 201, part three:  Job transfer and restricted work

  • MNOSHA employees welcomed back after Iraq deployment

April


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April 2008, Number 59

  • I-35W St. Anthony Falls Bridge rebuild: Solid safety, health partnership spans the divide

  • Minnesota's newest MNSTAR worksite

  • Annual surveys:  one down, one to go; new respondents' page

  • Patient-handling grants give financial lift to 67 health care facilities statewide

  • MNOSHA Construction Breakfast March 18; last breakfast of the season, May 20

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Partnerships in action:  Minnesota OSHA and AGC of Minnesota; CHASE Minnesota participants honored

  • Minnesota safety report:  research highlights

  • Career opportunities

  • Important safety recall:  Louisville Ladder; Michigan Ladder

July


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July 2008, Number 60

  • Safety and health take the field at new Twins stadium

  • MNOSHA invests in safety, health at new TCF Bank Stadium

  • I-35W St. Anthony Falls Bridge rebuild

  • Annual safety, health conference:  MNOSHA awards Arthur E. McCauley, Jr. Award to Dan Penny, receives award for I-35W bridge site safety collaboration

  • About Arthur E. McCauley, Jr.

  • Hydration, acclimatization help workers beat the heat

  • Minnesota's newest MNSTAR worksites

  • Compliance corner:  Safe Patient Handling Act effective July 1

  • Recordkeeping 201, part four:  New or deja vu? When to record injury recurrences and episodic illnesses

  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP worksite

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • New WSC Alliance focuses on combustible dust hazards

  • 'Stop the presses!' Workplace Safety Consultation teams with printing industry

  • Workers' compensation reform:  Roll up our sleeves and get the job done

  • Career opportunities

October


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October 2008, Number 61

  • Prepare now for familiar hazard: winter driving

  • MNOSHA standards update

  • Saving lives without breaking the bank

  • Minnesota OSHA answers frequently asked questions

  • Injury and illness survey gearing up for new year

  • Minnesota's newest MNSHARP worksites

  • I-35W safety and health audits continue under the bridge

  • Training seminars:  Preventing combustible-dust explosion

  • Minnesota OSHA safety hazard alert:  Mobile shelving systems

  • Minnesota's newest MNSTAR worksite

  • Career opportunities

 

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