Tips to stay cool during heatwave

Here’s a list of tips to keep safe and stay cool during the heat spell that’s affecting much of the country. Philly Voice

NIOSH, Fed-OSHA update heat safety app for outdoor workers

NIOSH and Fed-OSHA have joined to update a heat safety mobile app that uses temperature and humidity to measure heat index values. The redesigned app is intended to be a resource for outdoor workers who are subject to heat hazards. The app uses geolocation technology to assess the current heat index and risk level, and […]

Fed-OSHA, FCC issue guidance on tower safety

Fed-OSHA and the Federal Communications Commission have released “Communication Tower Best Practices,” an advisory document that addresses the risks faced by employees in the communication tower industry. The document is a collection of best practices gleaned from October 2014 and February 2016 workshops hosted by the agencies. Radio Magazine

A closer look at Fed-OSHA’s broken regulatory process

It has been a long-standing principle of the Republican party and its business supporters that regulations are bad for the economy and for jobs, writes former Fed-OSHA official Jordan Barab. Law360 [may require registration]