Use this checklist to assess your workplace, identify hazards by the body parts affected and choose, if necessary, appropriate PPE for those hazards.
Guidance and Insights
Wouldn't a taller ladder or different piece of equipment be a safer choice? Learn about 10 questions workers should answer to safely use step ladders.
This issue covers hand protection requirements, work refusals, skin cancer and the factors courts consider when sentencing defendants for OHS violations.
Avoiding these 5 traps will help ensure the disciplinary actions your company takes will withstand scrutiny if they’re challenged in court or arbitration.
OHS Insider's Quick Quizzes test your knowledge on various OHS topics. This Special Report contains the 10 most popular quizzes from 2015.
What important piece of PPE should the factory worker in this painting be wearing? Learn about the 6 steps to take to protect workers' eyes and vision.
This infographic shows the importance of getting comprehensive eye exams, which can identify potentially life-threatening health conditions.
Failing to take defective equipment out of service immediately may endanger workers and lead to liability if the defect causes an incident or injury.
A worker voluntarily gets a flu shot at her employer's clinic and suffers a shoulder injury as a result. Should workers' comp cover her injury?
How many safety hazards can you spot in this picture of trenching work? Learn about the 7 steps you should take to protect workers in and near trenches.
Here are 5 reasons you should take steps to protect your workers from heat-stress related illnesses this summer.