Cal/OSHA Reminds Employers to Protect Workers from Heat Illness

May 15, 2024News

The California Division of Occupational Safety and Health (Cal/OSHA) is reminding all employers to protect workers from heat illness as high temperatures are forecast in the coming days. Some of the highest temperatures include: Employers in California are required to protect outdoor workers from heat illness by providing water, rest, shade and training and must … Read More

Register Today for the Agricultural Water Systems Workshop

May 8, 2024News

Join Western Growers Science, in partnership with the UC Davis Postharvest Research and Extension Center, on May 28 – 29, in Salinas, Calif. for the Agricultural Water Systems – Identifying, Preventing, and Managing Food Safety Risks workshop. The workshop will delve into a range of topics related to water management and safety. Experts will explore … Read More

Using Telematics to Bolster Fleet Safety Culture

April 10, 2024News

In the realm of commercial driving, telematics continues to emerge as a vital tool for enhancing safety on our roads. However, it’s crucial to recognize that while telematics offers valuable insights into driver behavior and vehicle performance, it alone cannot transform driver habits. A holistic approach as part of a comprehensive fleet safety program is … Read More

March 2024 is National Ladder Safety Month

February 29, 2024News

March 2024 has been designated as National Ladder Safety Month by the American Ladder Institute. This event is intended to raise awareness of ladder safety and decrease the number of ladder-related injuries and fatalities. Safety is everyone’s responsibility! According to data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, thousands of ladder-related injuries occur in the workplace every year. … Read More

National Heart Month: Promoting Heart Health and CPR Training

February 1, 2024News

Every February, the United States observes National Heart Month, a dedicated time to raise awareness about heart health and cardiovascular diseases. Heart disease remains a leading cause of death globally, making it crucial to prioritize prevention and education. National Heart Month serves as a platform to encourage individuals to adopt heart-healthy lifestyles, including maintaining a … Read More