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MSHA Reports 11th Fatality

The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) reported that on Wednesday, July 17, a 32-year-old general manager/owner was killed when he was struck by a hydraulic breaker. 

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NSSGA Announces New Seat Belt Safety Initiative

The National Stone, Sand and Gravel Association (NSSGA) announced a winner in naming the seat belt safety campaign, to be titled “Why risk it? Just click it!” The campaign’s focus is to remind the aggregate industry’s workforce of the importance of wearing seat belts on the job.

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This Is Not Your Father’s MSHA Safety Training

Reaching a Higher Level of Involvement in an Effort to Attain New Levels of Safety on the Job.

By Joseph McGuire, Emily Haas and Chad Ferguson

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Tracking Communication as a Performance Measure

The Industry’s Health and Safety Requirements Are Evolving and New Tools Are Needed.

By Emily J. Haas and Joseph McGuire

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Fatigue at Work, on the Road Can Be Deadly

Daylight Saving Time begins every year on the second Sunday in March, which in 2019 was March 10. We “lose” an hour when the clocks are set forward (except in Hawaii and most of Arizona), and for many that means a tired couple of days as our bodies adjust, said the National Safety Council (NSC).

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