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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-511
...Session No. 511 Key Safety and Health Documents: Shields or Swords? Adele L. Abrams, Esq., CMSP Law Office of Adele L. Abrams PC Beltsville, MD Overview There are a multitude of reasons why employers create safety and health-related documentation. These include compliance with mandatory paperwork...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-518
... Since 2007, ANSI Z359.2 has been a guidance document for employers to establish a fall protection program. Changes to the document in 2017 are intended to make the standard more manageable and complete, hopefully increasing the safety of people who work at height. Developing and implementing...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-534
... had a work-related injury than the control group.14 Studies suggest that tolerance to the effects of marijuana develop in long-term users, and that impairment for short-term users is significantly greater by comparison. Implications for Drug Testing Programs Should Employers Maintain the Status Quo...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-577
... Introduction When an employee attempts to conduct an activity that is covered by OSHA, the employer is required by law to ensure workers are protected by the requirements in the standard that addresses that activity. OSHA's laws and standards are the minimum requirements the employer must...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-515
... that, in the event of a physical attack, the device will make environmental recordings and/or record location, and potentially send a distress message to designated contacts or local law enforcement. While the initial marketing push for these devices has been individuals, employers may consider these types...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-594
...Session No. 594 OSHA s Enforcement and Significant Changes in 2015 NFPA 70E Doug Tellin, ME, Owner Electrical Safety Specialists LLC Louisburg, KS Introduction The need to assist employers and employees in preventing electrical injuries and deaths has never been greater. With this need, there have...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-580
... wellness program to group health benefits used to be the first step for employers who want to proactively reign in their increasing group healthcare costs. This approach is slow, sometimes ineffective, and difficult to measure success. More importantly, this philosophy is becoming obsolete. By adding...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-588
... irritated when she realized the last few visit had not been needed. Even though she felt she had wasted time on recent therapy sessions, she kept the thought to herself so the employer never knew of the wasted time and money. Solutions: Assign responsibility for monitoring employee progress and medical...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-539
... The Impact of Fleet Management on Your Company's Risk Management Program Employers should consider that a collision can impact numerous policies. For commercial auto policies, there can be first-party bodily injury and property damage and third-party bodily injury and property damage. When...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-611
... or more per year. This chemical-specific standard is different from the others in that it requires the use of objective data by employers to demonstrate compliance in industries or work environments known to carry the risk for exposure to RCS. This document focuses on the general industry standard, 29 CFR...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-635
... Emphasis Programs and the requirements associated with hexavalent chromium, lead and other chemicals (8). The most recent rule change pertains to silica and includes provisions, which will significantly lower the permissible exposure limits and require employers to use engineering controls or other means...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-604
...Session No 604 New ANSI & OSHA Confined Space Safety Standards Host vs. Contractor Employers Timothy C. Healey The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection & Insurance Co. Hartford, CT Terry W. Krug, MS, CIH, CSP EXOSHA, Inc. Bartlett, IL. Introduction This session is designed with enough detail to reach...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-703
... there are few specific standards, it is important to keep in mind that the General Duty Clause, Section 5(a)(1) of the OSHA Act of 1970 states that, "each employer shall furnish to each of his employees employment and a place of employment which are free from recognized hazards that are causing or are likely...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-S53
... insurance productivity risk factor lifting musculoskeletal injury employer janitor ergonomic best practices exposure human factors procedure injury Session No. S53 Ergonomic Best Practices: Janitors, Custodians and Housekeepers Manuel G. Samudio, MBA, ARM Chubb North America New York, N.Y...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-705
... internal investigation report. Securing and Documenting the Scene After taking emergency response measures designed to protect the lives of those involved in the crisis incident, the first priority for an employer should be to secure and document the scene of the incident. Securing the site is of vital...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-707
... to fatigue or distraction, which increases the risk of injury, and overall stress from the workplace environment can result in less organizational trust in the employer, reducing the likelihood that an employee will be compliant with the safety policy (Schulte et al., 2012). While the above outlines several...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-701
... The Employer Whisperer Um, we ve got an employer who s not very happy at all and she is making it plainly obvious, Louise told me. Louise works for me, and we were at our Career Fair, providing safety oversight based on how many students we get for the event with a limited number of spaces. It gets quickly...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-713
... of employers across the country covered by its HazCom Standard to be in full compliance with the changes arising from alignment with the United Nations Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Hazardous Chemicals (GHS). While the transition process certainly created areas of ambiguity...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-614
... Introduction Federal law tells us that, as employers, we are to provide a workplace free from hazards which are likely to cause serious injury or death and to comply with standards, rules and regulations issued under the OSH Act (Williams-Steiger, 1970). The reason for such laws is, because...
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Paper presented at the ASSE Professional Development Conference and Exposition, June 19–22, 2017
Paper Number: ASSE-17-609
... with applicable rules and regulations. IV. Adopting a comprehensive policy. Quantifying the Value of Fitness-for-Work Assessments A growing number of employers consider fitness-for-work (FFW) assessments an essential contributor to their organization s comprehensive environment, health and safety (EH&S...

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