Safety Standards

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Safety Standards September 27, 2022

Fall protection tops safety violations for 12th straight year

The 10 safety violations of workplace safety standards that OSHA has cited most frequently this year were announced with fall protection topping the list.

By National Safety Council (NSC)
Safety Standards September 26, 2022

Choosing the best flooring materials for food and beverage processing areas

Selecting the appropriate flooring system for each area is an important and nuanced operational and budgetary decision.

By Wallace Avery
Safety Standards April 8, 2022

Technology drives K-12 school changes, while meeting codes and standards

Updates, COVID and tech trends are shifting the way K-12 schools are designed to achieve code

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Cincinnati Incorporated/Steve Rourke, CFE Media and Technology
Safety Standards October 13, 2021

Fall protection remains biggest workplace hazard

OSHA's most-cited workplace safety standards finds fall protection in the top spot for the 11th straight year with respiratory protection a distant second.

By National Safety Council (NSC)
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Safety Standards September 27, 2021

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles Sept. 20-26, 2021

Articles about the engineering leaders under 40, cycle based preventive maintenance becoming simpler, the differences between NEMA and IEC electric motors, and more were Plant Engineering’s five most clicked articles from Sept. 20-26, 2021. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Keagan Gay
Courtesy: eFlex Systems, New Products for Engineers Database
Safety Standards September 20, 2021

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles Sept. 13-19, 2021

Articles about the engineering leaders under 40, gaining additional value from inspections, modelling software and machine learning to improve production efficiency, and more were Plant Engineering’s five most clicked articles from Sept. 13-19, 2021. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Keagan Gay
Courtesy: IMRANDD
Safety Standards September 14, 2021

Gain additional value from inspections

Inspection is changing but a traditional mindset is preventing further evolution

By Ranald Cartwright
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Safety Standards August 28, 2021

Safety coalition combats industrial heat stress

The National Heat Safety Coalition’s (NHSC) industrial heat safety recommendations were peer-reviewed and accepted by American Geophysical Union (AGU).

By National Heat Safety Coalition (NHSC)
Courtesy: Grace Technologies
Safety Standards May 17, 2021

Why investing in electrical safety is important now more than ever

An analysis of OSHA’s top 10 most cited violations for control of hazardous energy.

By Nick Schiltz
Courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media and Technology
Safety Standards March 26, 2021

Food traceability rules for supply chain

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is proposing additional traceability recordkeeping requirements for those who manufacture, process, pack or store foods.

By Rao Kolla