Recent News and Media

The Risk of Rooftop Snow Removal

The Risk of Rooftop Snow Removal

January 28, 2015

Every year, workers are killed or seriously injured while removing snow and ice from rooftops. Employers have a duty to protect workers from hazards in the workplace. The right equipment and some forethought can go a long way in preventing injury or death

The Cost of Safety Equipment

The Cost of Safety Equipment

January 22, 2015

A New Hampshire Company was fined over $200,000 due to violations connected with a lack of proper safety equipment. 

Prison Time for OSHA Violations?

Prison Time for OSHA Violations?

January 12, 2015

A new legal precedent is being set by seeing workplace employers held criminally responsible for workplace negligence. Sometimes resulting in prison time in addition to increased fines 

The Deadliest Jobs

The Deadliest Jobs

December 10, 2014

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released the National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries which includes the 10 deadliest jobs in America. Too many of these deaths are due to preventable falls.