MSA issued the attached User Notices regarding Workman 30' and 50' self-retracting lanyards (SRLs) manufactured between January 2015 and August 2015. Please check your projects/sites for the model numbers/dates listed below:
You can view the Safety Product Notice for the Workman 30 HERE.
Just a reminder that the 2015 Annual OSHA Construction Partnership meeting will be held on December 11, 2015 at the headquarters of AECOM (previously known as URS Energy and Construction), located at 720 Park Boulevard in Boise, Idaho. Please park in the eastern parking lot and not in the Ram Restaurant's main customer parking lot. You may view a map with parking instructions for the event HERE.
Thank you to everyone who participated in this year's Eastern Idaho Fall Conference. We are so pleased you all joined us, and thankful to INL Director Dr. Mark Peter's for taking the time to speak with us, as well as our sponsors for making the event possible. Let's do this again next year!
In celebration of our 81ST anniversary, we will be hosting our annual convention at the Boise Centre, on December 10, 2015. This event is the largest gathering of commercial contractors in the state of Idaho and will feature a trade show, awards gala, and dinner featuring former White House staff member Karl Rove as guest speaker, and our popular live and silent auctions benefiting the charitable work of the Association.
As we move out of summer weather and into fall, it is important to keep safety in mind. Take a moment to read this "Seasonal Safety Alert" from the Mine Safety and Health Administration reporting on 2015 fatal injuries on the worksite around the country.
You can also read about several specific incidents below to increase your safety awareness this fall: