08.10.2015OSHA’s New Confined Spaces in Construction Standard
Employees who work in confined spaces, such as manholes, crawl spaces and tanks, are subject to additional hazards that include asphyxiation, explosions, electrocutions and exposure to toxic substances. OSHA’s new standard further protects these workers by requiring permits and emphasizing training, continuous worksite evaluations and communications.
07.09.2015COMPpress 2015 Issue 1 Correction
In our most recent issue of the COMPpress, we inadvertently included an error in the article about the split-point change with regard to inflation. In addition, NCCI has approved South Carolina’s effective date since the time our publication was printed.