When There is no Fix?

When There is no Fix? One of the favourite words of the safety sector is ‘controls’. Hazards and controls, that’s the scope of safety. However, the …When There is no Fix?

In Lieu of a COVID-19 ETS Applicable to All Industries, Fed OSHA Updated Its COVID-19 Guidance

By Conn Maciel Carey’s COVID-19 Task Force On June 10th, Fed OSHA revealed its much anticipated (or dreaded) COVID-19 Prevention Emergency Temporary …In Lieu of a COVID-19 ETS Applicable to All Industries, Fed OSHA Updated Its COVID-19 Guidance

Cal/OSHA’S Revised COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard

Because the Cal/OSHA Standards Board has just pulled back the revisions to the Cal/OSHA COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) and will consider…Cal/OSHA’S Revised COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard

Cal/OSHA Standards Board Votes Down – Then Revotes to Adopt, with Reservations – Cal/OSHA Revised COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard

By Conn Maciel Carey’s COVID-19 Task Force Yesterday, June 3, 2021, the California Occupational Safety and Health Standards Board (Board) convened …Cal/OSHA Standards Board Votes Down – Then Revotes to Adopt, with Reservations – Cal/OSHA Revised COVID-19 Emergency Temporary Standard

EEOC Updates COVID-19 Vaccination Guidance

By Conn Maciel Carey’s COVID-19 Task Force Last week, Conn Maciel Carey posted a blog article about How to Navigate the Thorny Legal Landscape Around…EEOC Updates COVID-19 Vaccination Guidance

Oregon Requires Employers to Verify Vaccination Status of Third Parties

By Conn Maciel Carey’s COVID-19 Task Force On May 19, Oregon OSHA issued a Statement Regarding Vaccination Status in Relation to Oregon’s Facial …Oregon Requires Employers to Verify Vaccination Status of Third Parties

Safety Soothsayers: Should They Be Burned As Witches?

Photo by cottonbro from Pexels By Phil La Duke  Author: I Know My Shoes Are Untied! Mind Your Own Business. An Iconoclast’s View of Workers’ …Safety Soothsayers: Should They Be Burned As Witches?

Investigations and the Causality Sausage

Investigations and the Causality Sausage The topic of bias and worldview is rarely discussed as a foundation for incident investigations indeed, if …Investigations and the Causality Sausage

Investigations and Learning

Investigations and Learning You’ve got to hand it to Safety, if it can turn something into a simplistic delusion, it will. We see this with the …Investigations and Learning

Are You Doing the Take 5 Tango?

Are You Doing the Take 5 Tango? Nothing is more dangerous for safety than the ‘Tick and Flick Tango’. The Tick and Flick Tango (TaFT) is performed by…Are You Doing the Take 5 Tango?