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Monthly archive for May 2015

Man Cooked Alive with 12,000 Pounds of Tuna!

Click here to access an article about an unfortunate and odd incident that claimed the life of a man due to Lockout Tagout violations.  This might be a useful resource to use for Lockout Tagout training.

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OSHA Releases New “Confined Space in Construction” Standard

It has been years in the making, but OSHA finally released their new standard for confined space in the construction industry on May 1, 2015.  It will become effective on August 3, 2015 in all states that are governed by federal OSHA.  States governed by state agencies (like Indiana) will likely delay their effective date until October 3, 2015.  We have already began studying this new standard and will likely offer some educational sessions on it, but feel free to take a look for yourself.  Click here to access information about OSHA’s new Subpart AA.

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