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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. Visit the archive for past editions.

July 2021

View the July 2021 edition of Safety Lines


  • MNOSHA continues to respond during COVID-19

  • Standards update:  Federal OSHA issues emergency temporary standard for occupational exposure to COVID-19

  • MNOSHA Compliance continues hiring, training new investigators

  • Avoiding the dangers of summer heat, humidity

  • MNOSHA fatality, serious-injury investigations summaries online

  • Recordkeeping note:  Recordability of COVID-19 vaccine reactions

  • Recordkeeping training offered via webinar in September

  • MNOSHA Compliance signs safety, health partnerships

  • SOII sauce:  Race and ethnicity estimates

  • MNOSHA gets high grade during federal audit of its program

  • Minnesota OSHA's calendar of events


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