2-day Online Hazard Communication Training

NASP has partnered with the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD) to offer a 4 hour (0.4 CEU) live-stream online course to discuss the intricacies of the Hazard Communication Standard. This HAZCOM training will take place in two parts: In Part I (2 Hours), we will discuss basic OSHA requirements…

Changes to Reporting Injuries and Illnesses

Employers must connect their Injury Tracking Account to a Login.gov account to submit their 2022 workplace injury and illness data next year. Login.gov is a secure sign-in service that allows the public to access government applications using one account and password. You must use the same email address for your…

NASP Pre-Black Friday Sale!

Our best Pre-Black Friday deal is coming soon, just for you! From November 21st through the 28th, we’re giving you a 25% discount off our entire online course catalog! Just use code NASPBF22 at checkout for your instant discount.

Developer and Subcontractors Cited $518k

OSHA has issued citations to three New Jersey contractors who willfully exposed employees to potentially lethal dangers by allowing them to work near energized power lines at a Paterson worksite. Earlier this year, the local power utility alerted OSHA about workers constructing a five-story apartment building too close to nearby…

Are We Misjudging Heat?

New research reveals that the National Weather Service heat index may be leading people to misjudge the dangers of extreme heat, and it may underestimate the effect of extreme heat on the human body. Experts are finding that the current heat warning system in the U.S. is falling short as…

CSM and CSMC Heading Back to Las Vegas in February 2023

NASP now offers two versions of our flagship Certified Safety Manager (CSM) course. The CSM course is perfect for general industry safety managers, and the Certified Safety Manager: Construction (CSMC) is everything you love about the CSM, but with a focus on topics geared more towards the construction industry. This…

Importance of Safety Training for Businesses

Injuries on the job are a fact of life. Workers across industries suffer severe and even fatal injuries on the job. The unfortunate truth is that most of these incidents are avoidable. Safety training is essential for every business, whether you work in construction, manufacturing, transportation, warehousing, oil and gas,…

New California Law Requires Workers’ Comp, Even with No Employees

A new California law now requires certain contractors to carry workers’ compensation insurance coverage beginning 2023, even if they don’t have any employees. SB 216, signed into law by California Governor Gavin Newsom September 30th, requires contractors, whether they have employees or not, to have workers’ compensation insurance. The law…

Home » Archives for NASP Blogger