Posts Tagged ‘ U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) ’

Texas Glass Manufacturer Earns ‘Star’ Designation for Excellence in Workplace Safety, Health Management

Jul 26th, 2023

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently announced that Cardinal IG, a glass manufacturer and provider, has been admitted to the agency’s Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) with a “Star” designation. The action follows an OSHA audit at the company’s Waxahachie, Texas facility. The agency awards VPP status to companies with […]

OSHA Official Says Voluntary Protection Program is About More Than Just Safety

Jun 29th, 2021

You might not associate the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) with general operational improvements, but that’s the angle one of the Administration’s representatives pitched as a key benefit of the Voluntary Protection Program (VPP) last week. Brad Baptiste, manager for OSHA Region VIII, told attendees of the Fenestration and Glazing […]

How OSHA Says Companies Should Deal With COVID-19 in the Workplace

Mar 18th, 2020

As U.S. companies face down the threat of COVID-19, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) released input for how to prepare for and minimize impacts. Guidance was developed with the help of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and includes everything from commonsense measures to response plans. With […]