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Safety first became a core value in the early 1930s because of the number of fatalities and permanent disabling injuries we were experiencing both among our own workforce and our contractors.

OSHA Wipe Testing: As Free as Practicable

Several Army organizations have received notices of violation from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for not having their break area in their maintenance facility as clean as practicable of contaminated dust.

  • 1 February 2020
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OSHA Written Plans: Are You in Compliance?

If an Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) inspector appeared at your workplace this morning, would you be prepared?

  • 19 January 2020
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Managing Winter Workplace Hazards

Planning for winter weather at the workplace includes more than just having a bag of rock salt on hand or hanging a poster in the employee break room. Taking a look around your facility (inside and outside) will help you identify the winter hazards you will need to mitigate.

  • 8 December 2019
  • Author: USACRC Editor
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Watch Your Step

Each year, thousands of workers are injured in slip, trip and fall mishaps. By improving hazard awareness and correcting unsafe workplace conditions, workers can protect themselves from becoming an injury statistic.

  • 27 October 2019
  • Author: USACRC Editor
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Whether at Home or the Hangar

Although many years have passed, I distinctly recall the practical exercise on changing a tire as a young private just starting my military career.

  • 13 October 2019
  • Author: USACRC Editor
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