While not all accidents are preventable, educating and preparing your employees can help prevent many unnecessary accidents. Safety newsletters that focus on safety issues directly related to your operations can create the safety awareness needed to reduce the number of accidents.
Safety Compliance Associates clients receive monthly newsletters to post within their locations. Please contact us to see how Safety Compliance Associates can help create the safety awareness your organization needs.
Below are some of our newsletters:
News You Can Use
5/9/12 FMCSA 2012-2016 Strategic Plan Targets:
• Raising the bar to entry;
• Requiring to maintain high safety standards; and
• Removing high-risk carriers and drivers.
4/20/12 Medical Examiner Registry Final Rule Creates Stringent Requirements for Providers of DOT Medical Exams.
The Definition of a Tank Vehicle Changed.Some Clarification Is Still Needed. ATA Challenging:
New Hours of Service Rule Challenged By Multiple Parties
Final Rule: FMCSA Final HOS Rule Effective Feb. 27,2012 and July 1, 2013
Final Rule: FMCSA Ban on Use of Hand Held Mobile Telephones Effective Jan. 3,2012- Frequently Asked Questions
Final Rule Amendment: Medical Certificate Retention Extension to Jan. 30, 2014
Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) - Final Rule Expected in Q1 of 2012
Combustible Dust Initiative:
Combustible Dust Safety:
OSHA's new National Emphasis Program (NEP) on inspecting Primary Metal Industries, which became effective on May 19, 2011, go to: http://www.osha.gov/OshDoc/Directive_pdf/CPL_03-00-013.pdf