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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 2023

View the July 2023 edition of Safety Lines


  • 2023 legislative session summary for Minnesota OSHA

  • Working in the summer sun:  Steps, tools to prevent heat illness

  • Minnesota OSHA program marks 50-year anniversary Aug. 1

  • Construction Seminar 2023/2024 dates announced

  • Results of audit by federal OSHA available online

  • Hardhats versus helmets on the construction worksite

  • New emphasis program to focus on warehouse, distribution operations

  • MNOSHA fatality, serious-injury investigations summaries online

  • Translated materials, Language Line available via DLI website

  • Safe and Sound Week is Aug. 7 through 13

  • SOII sauce:  COVID-19 and changes in employment, injury rates in three industries

  • MNOSHA Compliance signs safety, health partnerships

  • Minnesota OSHA's calendar of events


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