lockout safety News

  • Lockout Tagout

    Hygieneering Inc. completed and delivered a comprehensive OSHA compliant lock out/tag out program to a major hospital in downtown Chicago on January 24, 2011.  The program was delivered after completing hundreds of individual de-energization procedures for all the facility equipment.  Hygieneering provides safety consulting, environmental consulting, testing and training, asbestos ...


    By Hygieneering, Inc.

  • Lockout/Tagout procedures draw scrutiny at Kerry facilities

    The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has issued citations to Ireland-based food and beverage company, Kerry Inc., for multiple violations involving lockout/tagout procedures at one of their Melrose Park, Illinois facilities. Kerry, a multi-billion-dollar company, operates facilities on six continents and employs more ...


    By OSHA Pros USA

  • Lockout/Tagout Protocol Procedures Missing in Amputation Accidents

    The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has issued citations to Ireland-based food and beverage company, Kerry Inc., for multiple violations involving lockout/tagout protocol at one of their Melrose Park, Illinois facilities. Kerry, a multi-billion-dollar company, operates facilities on six continents ...


    By OSHA Pros USA

  • Eaton Team in Shenandoah, Iowa, Develops Safer, More Efficient Machine Lockout Device

    Power management company Eaton announced today that employees at the company’s Shenandoah, Iowa, commercial vehicle transmission plant have invented a new electrical lockout device that minimizes safety risks during machine maintenance and significantly improves efficiency of the lockout procedure. Eaton’s Vehicle Group is in the process of installing the newly developed Bus Plug ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • US Labor Department`s OSHA cites US Minerals facility for repeatedly failing to lockout equipment, protect workers from falls; fines total $195,470

    U.S. Minerals LLC in Baldwin has been cited for six safety violations by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration for failing to provide fall protection, personal protective equipment and to implement procedures to control hazardous energy. The company faces $195,470 in penalties after a July 2013 inspection found repeat violations at the Baldwin facility. ...

  • Health & Safety Training

    Hygieneering Inc. recently hosted a 24 Hour Hazardous Waste Technician Training Course for several chemical and gas company workers.   The course was held at Hygieneering’s Health and Safety Training Center during the week of January 31, 2011.  Hygieneering provides safety consulting, environmental consulting, testing and training, asbestos project management, emergency ...


    By Hygieneering, Inc.

  • Free Safety Webinar on Thursday

    Please join us for a free safety webinar this Thursday Todd Grover, Global Senior Manager for Applied Safety Solutions at The Master Lock Company, will be hosting a free safety webinar this Thursday, May 12. This webinar, Highlights of the New ...


    By Master Lock Lockout Tagout

  • Interim Site Safety Professionals

    Hygieneering, Inc. has been chosen to provide interim site safety assistance to a major US chemical manufacturer. Services include daily facility safety walk downs, industrial hygiene exposure assessments, Lockout/Tagout & Confined Space permit reviews and  safety meeting facilitator.  Hygieneering provides safety consulting, environmental consulting, testing and training, asbestos ...


    By Hygieneering, Inc.

  • Health & Safety Consulting

    Hygieneering, Inc. is providing confined space monitoring and safety/industrial hygiene consulting services to support a large US utility company’s ongoing construction safety needs. Gas and oxygen levels will be measured before construction workers access the space. Hygieneering provides safety consulting, environmental consulting, testing and training, asbestos project management, ...


    By Hygieneering, Inc.

  • Indiana Safety & Health Conference and Expo

    Hygieneering, Inc. representatives will be attending the 2011 Indiana Safety and Health Conference and Expo. Being held February 28th through March 2nd in Indianapolis, IN.  Hygieneering provides safety consulting, environmental consulting, testing and training, asbestos project management, emergency response services and more. Hygieneering’s team of Certified Industrial ...


    By Hygieneering, Inc.

  • (ASSE) American Society of Safety Engineers – Safety 2011 Exposition

    Hygieneering, Inc. will be sending representatives to the ASSE Safety 2011 Exposition being held June 12-15th 2011 at the McCormick Place Exposition Center in Chicago, IL. Hygieneering provides safety consulting, environmental consulting, testing and training, asbestos project management, emergency response services and more. Hygieneering’s team of Certified Industrial ...


    By Hygieneering, Inc.

  • Albion Mill Safety Violations Cited

    The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has issued citations to Pennsylvania-based feed mill operators, Albion Mill. The citations issued for the most recent February 10th inspection, some of which being repeat offenses, were as a follow-up ...


    By OSHA Pros USA

  • Florida manufacturer fined for alleged fire safety violations

    The US Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is proposing US$64,250 in penalties following an inspection of Konie Cups International's Medley, Fla., manufacturing plant, which revealed 12 alleged safety violations. OSHA is proposing one willful violation with a $49,000 penalty. Despite an earlier warning given to the company by local fire officials, OSHA ...

  • SMA Enhances Safety, Serviceability with New Disconnect Unit

    SMA has announced the availability of its Disconnect Unit, which provides additional safety and increased serviceability to any large-scale photovoltaic (PV) system. SMA’s UL-Certified Disconnect Unit fully complies with NEC 2011 safety standards and is compatible with ...


    By SMA America, LLC

  • Hygieneering, Inc. Attends Nuclear Power Facility 2011 Annual Safety Day

    Hygieneering, Inc. attended the 2011 annual safety day at Midwest nuclear power plant facility. Venders were on hand that supply services and supplies to assist in the day to day operations of the nuclear power plant.   Hygieneering provides safety consulting, environmental consulting, testing and training, asbestos project management, emergency response services and more. ...


    By Hygieneering, Inc.

  • OSHA eTool explains ways to protect the safety of electric power workers

    Approximately 80 workers die from electric shock each year while working on electrical equipment or related utility operations. To help prevent such deaths, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration recently published the 'Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution Standard' eTool. Recent deaths have illustrated the ...

  • Hygieneering, Inc. Provides Site Safety for Large Chemical Plant Shutdown

    Hygieneering, Inc. provides site safety services during large chemical plant shutdown. Services included outside contractor safety inspections, industrial hygiene monitoring and daily site safety activity documentation. Hygieneering provides safety consulting, environmental consulting, testing and training, asbestos project management, emergency response services and more. Hygieneering’s ...


    By Hygieneering, Inc.

  • Earth friendly products fined $124,000 for serious health and safety violations

    On Friday, July 6, the Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) released a report stating that it fined and cited cleaning products manufacturer Earth Friendly Products for serious health and safety violations at its Norwood, New Jersey, facility. "The large number and extensive range of safety and health hazards found at this establishment are of great concern to the Occupational ...

  • Newark recycling plant exposed workers to safety and health hazards

    Employer's name: The investigation was conducted at G&F Recycling and Salvage Inc., a recycling operation located at 142 Frelinghuysen Ave. in Newark, New Jersey. Date citations issued and what prompted inspection: On July 16, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued 14 ...

  • 4 Safety Considerations For Anyone Storing, Handling, or Transporting Substances

    4 Safety Considerations For Anyone Storing, Handling, or Transporting Substances By Daniel L. Theobald, Environmental Services Substances regulated or substances unregulated may ultimately impact the environment, health, and water supply of others. The following safety considerations are advised for those who store, handle, or transport potentially dangerous substances. ...

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