A Tongue-In-Cheek Nod To Holiday Safety…

  We just received an email from a close, but sometimes wayward, friend who related an experience to us that we felt was worth sharing. As we all know, it’s usually a very good thing to keep safety in mind as you go out to celebrate the season. Here’s his story…...

OSHA Inspections: How to Handle Yourself

How you handle yourself during an OSHA inspection—and how you answer the inspector’s questions—can have a big impact on the outcome. OSHA inspectors may suggest that they are just trying to “get the facts,” but every question they ask is designed to...

PHMSA PUSHES INTO MIDSTREAM FACILITIES

December 05, 2013 For clients and friends of Jackson Kelly PLLC Volume 9, Number 30 ©2013 Jackson Kelly PLLC Operators of midstream natural gas processing facilities expect inspectors from OSHA or EPA to make house calls, but yet another agency is trying to get in on...

Don’t Bet Burned

Implement NFPA 70E & NESC arc flash training changes By Hugh Hoagland   February 1, 2013   OSHA hasn’t made major changes to the U.S. electrical safety standards since OSHA 1910.269 was created in 1994. That should change in 2013. OSHA’s regulatory...