Statement from OSHA Regarding Fatal Occupational Injuries in 2016

By | 2017-12-28T22:27:32+00:00 December 28th, 2017|Main, News|

WASHINGTON, DC – The Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Census of 2016 Fatal Occupational Injuries reports there were 5,190 workplace fatalities in 2016, a 7-percent increase from 2015. The fatal injury rate also increased from 3.4 per 100,000 full-time equivalent workers in 2015 to 3.6 in 2016. More workers lost their lives in transportation incidents than any [...]

5 injured after ski lift malfunctions at Pennsylvania resort

By | 2017-12-18T10:06:38+00:00 December 24th, 2017|Main, News|

A ski lift malfunctioned at a resort in central Pennsylvania Saturday, stranding 50 to 100 skiers and injuring five of them. Emergency crews responded around 10:30 a.m. to the Tussey Mountain ski resort in Harris Township to lower skiers from the lift with ropes and transport the injured to the hospital. A witness told WJAC-TV she watched [...]

California Health Officials Release Guidelines To Avoid Cellphone Radiation

By | 2017-12-18T09:26:40+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Main, News, Public Safety|

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX) — California health officials have a new message for cellphone users. For the first time ever, the California Department of Public Health has released guidelines about harmful cellphone radiation and how you can avoid it. Dr. Karen Smith with the California Department Of Public Health said, “We recognize that there are a lot of [...]

ABS Rules & Guides Updates for August & September 2017

By | 2018-01-15T21:28:17+00:00 October 8th, 2017|News|

For Immediate Release October 6, 2017 Below you will find links to our recently published new or revised ABS Rules, Guides and Guidance Notes for those months. PUB# 112 Guide for Propulsion Systems for LNG Carriers PUB DATE 12/2005 UPDATE 09/2017 PUB# 284 (NEW)  Guide for Classification and Certification of Managed Pressure Drilling Systems PUB DATE [...]