Trump Calls For More Regulation!

Observers wait to see what two regulations of equivalent cost he will withdraw to make room under his 1-in/2-out Executive Order.  Costs to be determined. Benefits (to Trump) are clear. Options: All searches for “Trump,” “Mueller,” “Russia,” “Cohen,” “Manafort,” “McCain,” “Hillary,” “Impeachment,” “California,” “Climate Change,” “2020” or “Treason” will automatically refer to Fox News or…

CDC Censors List of Words: What Does This Mean For NIOSH?

We have just received word that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the government agency whose mission it is to “to protect America from health, safety and security threats, both foreign and in the U.S.,” has issued a list of words and phrases that CDC staff is forbidden to use. Well, it’s about…

New Safety Idea?

When you’re working outdoors, it’s important to know what the weather is. Several years ago, OSHA produced a very useful “Heat App” The App allows workers and supervisors to calculate the heat index for their worksite, and, based on the heat index, displays a risk level to outdoor workers. Then, with a simple “click,” you can get reminders about…