OSHA is initiating the Site-Specific Targeting 2016 (SST-16) Program using injury and illness information electronically submitted by employers for calendar year (CY) 2016.
MSHA issued new updates to its enforcement guidelines.
A new study from Portugal found that anxiety and depression can increase disability caused by low back pain.
OSHA issued a new memorandum that is intended to clarify its stance on drug testing in relation to workplace accidents.
Workers’ compensation benefits as a share of payroll declined in 2016, continuing a five-year trend, while employer costs as a share of payroll fell for the third straight year, according to a new report from the National Academy of Social Insurance.
LSU Health New Orleans has received funding to address the opioid crisis in Louisiana.
The number of job openings reached a series high of 7.1 million on the last business day of August, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today.
EHS Today announced a new webinar discussing a healthy economy’s effect on OSHA reporting.
The outlook for the U.S. property/casualty commercial insurance sector for the next 12 to 18 months remains stable given healthy core earnings and sound balance sheets in the view of analysts at Moody’s Investors Service.
In August 2018, 57 of the nation’s 388 metropolitan areas had unemployment rates of less than 3.0 percent.