OSHA Quick Takes
  • QuickTakes 06/10/2021
    on June 10, 2021 at 6:00 pm

    Emergency Temporary Standard COVID-19 Guidance for Workplaces COVID-19 Q&A

  • QuickTakes 06/01/2021
    on June 1, 2021 at 6:00 pm

    COVID-19 Vaccines Needle Safety Device Failure Hazard Communication Walking-Working Surfaces Forklift Safety Inspection Violations General Duty Clause Violations Repeat Violations Small Business Recognized for Safety Small Business Recognized for Safety Safety and Health […]

  • QuickTakes 05/17/2021
    on May 17, 2021 at 6:00 pm

    Beryllium Safety Fall Protection Emergency Response Trenching Safety Court Decision Emergency Egress Violations Fall Protection Violations Small Business Recognized for Safety Social Media Safety Q&A

  • QuickTakes 05/03/2021
    on May 3, 2021 at 6:00 pm

    Honoring America's Fallen Workers Fall Safety Stand-Down Hazard Communication Whistleblower Protection Settlement Agreement Multiple Safety Violations General Duty Clause Violations Fall Protection Violations COVID-19 Outreach New OSHA Safety Partnerships Alliances Aim to […]

  • QuickTakes 04/16/2021
    on April 16, 2021 at 6:00 pm

    Workers' Memorial Day OSHA Turns 50 Chemical Fatalities Willful Health Violations Trenching Violations Whistleblower Protection Injury Reporting Work Zone Awareness Week Small Business Recognized for Safety OSHA Safety Partnership Alliances Promote Safety Social Media Safety […]

OSHA News Releases
  • Ransomware
    on June 14, 2021 at 5:00 am

    Ransomware is a special type of malware. Once it infected your computer, it encrypts all of your files and demands you pay a ransom if you want your files back. Be suspicious of any emails trying to trick you into opening infected attachments or click on malicious links, common sense is your best […]

  • Never Respond to Emails Asking for Personal Information
    on June 11, 2021 at 5:00 am

    Companies you do business with should never ask for your account information, credit card numbers or password in an email. If you have any questions about an email you receive that supposedly came from your financial institution or service provider, find their number on their website and call them.

  • Email Auto-Complete
    on June 10, 2021 at 5:00 am

    Be careful with email auto-complete. This is an email feature that automatically completes a name and email address for you when you begin typing it in the TO field. However, your email client can easily complete the wrong name for you. If you are emailing anything sensitive, always be sure to […]

  • Got Backups?
    on June 9, 2021 at 5:00 am

    Eventually, we all have an accident or get hacked. And when we do, backups are often the only way to recover. Backups are cheap and easy; make sure you are backing up all of your personal information at home (such as family photos) on a regular basis.

  • Kids and Mobile Devices
    on June 8, 2021 at 5:00 am

    If you have kids with mobile devices, create a central home charging station in your bedroom. Before the kids go to bed at night, have them put their mobile devices there so they are not tempted to play with them when they should be sleeping.