On August 23, 2013, FMCSA published a final rule, Unified Registration System (URS), amending its regulations requiring interstate motor carriers, freight forwarders, brokers, intermodal equipment providers (IEPs), hazardous materials safety permit (HMSP) applicants, and cargo tank facilities under FMCSA jurisdiction to submit required registration and FMCSA/MCS150 biennial update information to the Agency using a new
Jobsite sanitation is important to the health of your employees. Clean drinking water, toilets, and washing facilities, are regulated by OSHA. Drinking water You must provide adequate drinking water at all construction sites no matter how many employees are working. You comply with the following: Potable (clean and drinkable) water must meets the standards for
Your commercial vehicle fleet has one job and one job only: to deliver your company’s product or service safely and efficiently. If you are not taking the necessary precautions to protect your fleet and drivers, you could be putting both your employees and your company at risk of damage or even possible lawsuits as a
Each day about 2000 U.S. workers have a job-related eye injury that requires medical treatment. About one third of the injuries are treated in hospital emergency departments and more than 100 of these injuries result in one or more days of lost work.
The mobile ERG(Emergency Response Guidebook) will make it easier for firefighters, police and other emergency first responders to quickly locate the information they need, thanks to an electronic word search function, and will ensure easy reading even during nighttime emergencies. The 2012 version of the ERG includes new evacuation tables for large toxic gas spills