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Workers Memorial Day 2014

Photo Credit: Franky242/ Freedigitalphotos On April 28, 2014 OSHA regional office staff gathered on the steps of the capitol building in Boston, Mass. where the Massachusetts Coalition for Occupational Safety and Health (MassCOSH), AFL-CIO and Greater Boston Labor Council organized a work...

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OSHA to Investigate Deadly Explosions January 20, 2014

Two people are confirmed dead after a possible explosion and partial building collapse on January 20, 2014 at an animal feed processing plant in Omaha, Nebraska.  38 others are injured. As of yet there is no news on what may have caused the explosion and subsequent collapse.In an unrela...

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ASSE PDC Conference-UASC Booth

Safety Professionals, Trainers and Equipment Providers Throughout MA, RI, and CT Enjoy 2013 ASSE PDC and Expo

There are a handful of safety events throughout Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut that catch our attention each year, but we always look forward to attending the annual New England ASSE PDC and Expo. As any safety professional knows, you can go to some events, but, you can’t go to ...

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Tips For Keeping You Safe While You're Shopping For Black Friday!

“It's a busy time of year and distractions can put us at greater risk of problems. Fortunately, taking a few proactive steps can go a long way to keep you and your family safe” Valerie Wakefield, President/CEO   Are you getting ready to hit up the stores for Black Friday? It's an ...

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United Alliance Safety Classroom Training

Did you know that United Alliance Services offers fire safety courses? Here are some Safety Tips for that end-of-the-season backyard camp fire

There is nothing quite like the smell of burning wood, the crackling sounds, and the radiant ambiance of an outside fire pit.  Warm memories of childhood days roasting marshmallows and S’mores is part of what makes the summertime one of my favorite times of the year!  Sitting aroun...

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Frances Perkins

Triangle Shirtwaste Fire, Unions, and Worker Safety

Friday is the 100th anniversary of an American workplace disaster: the Triangle Shirtwaist fire. This tragedy reminds us of the importance of unions and collective bargaining in protecting the safety — and sometimes the lives — of workers. When the fire broke out at the Triangle Shirtwais...

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Understanding the Hidden Costs of Workplace Injuries

Hidden costs of an employee’s workplace injury could have a major impact on your business! For most workplace injury, as little as one-tenth of the ultimate cost may be apparent, leaving nine-tenths of it hidden and with potentially disastrous effects on a business. To avoid such an occur...

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