December 2014 Chapter Meeting – Awards and Honors Celebration

Monday December 8, 2014 – Monday December 8, 2014 8282 International Drive Map and Directions | Register Description: We’ve planned a special holiday event to celebrate our great chapter and the accomplishments of our special members.Read more

Updates to OSHA’s Recordkeeping Rule: Reporting Fatalities and Severe Injuries

Reporting Fatalities Severe Injuries-9-2014   Here is the OSHA Fact Sheet on the upcoming changes to the recordkeeping rule. It clearly defines amputations and when they should be reported.Read more

OSHA expands requirement for reporting fatalities and severe injuries and updates the list of industries exempt from recordkeeping requirements

September 15, 2014 · Volume 13, Issue 18 OSHA QuickTakes A final rule announced Sept. 11 requires employers to notify OSHA when an employee is killed on the job or suffers a work-related hospitalization, amputation or loss of an eye.Read more

Central Florida ASSE Chapter Supports State Occupational Health and Safety Surveillance Program PAR‐14‐275

Please see our attached letter of support for the State Occupational Health and Safety Surveillance Program proposed by the Florida Department of Health and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) within the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).Read more

Tractor Safety

Follow the link to the CDC’s NIOSH Science Blog for information about The National Tractor Safety Coalition’s new approach to tractor safety. http://blogs.cdc.Read more