Comment on Washington state agrees to dismiss meal/rest break appeal by Matthew

The state of Washington agreed last week to dismiss an appeal of a decision that found the state’s truck driver meal and rest break...

Comment on Feds drop fraud charges against Celadon trucking executives by Chris

Federal prosecutors on Wednesday dropped a fraud case alleging two former executives at Celadon Group devised a scheme that cost the truckload and logistics...

Congress approves incentive boost for EV truck purchases

Congress on Friday passed climate legislation with tax incentives aimed at speeding adoption of medium and heavy-duty trucks, particularly those serving the last-mile delivery...
PTV Group supports R&D at South Africa’s Stellenbosch Smart Mobility Laboratory

PTV Group supports R&D at South Africa’s Stellenbosch Smart Mobility Laboratory

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German mobility and logistics software company PTV Group and South Africa’s Stellenbosch University have signed a memorandum of understanding to underpin their joint commitment...

Tips for Preventing Common Workplace Injuries

Employee safety is the number one concern of thousands of employers. Taking the proper steps to ensure employee safety is extremely important! There are...

Tips for Improving Workplace Wellness

Workplace wellness is an important part of developing a healthy workplace culture. Taking the time to ensure all employees are satisfied with the quality of...

How to Make Safety Training More Engaging

Safety training has the reputation of being a dry subject, no matter what industry you are in. However, it is extremely important and should...

Important Health & Safety Trends in 2022

Across the board, the number one priority of employers must be the safety of their employees. Maintaining a safe environment for workers to come...

Ray-Ban sunglasses at RX Safety, an imperative guide

At RX Safety, we know that quality and performance are key ingredients for any successful pair of eyeglasses. Couple this with style, and you’ve...

Preventing Truck Driver Fatigue

Preventing Truck Driver Fatigue If you, a friend, or a family member has made a career as a truck driver, you likely know just how...

Attentive launches AutoBid

The employee-owners of PBI-Gordon Corporation announced the promotion of Eric Smith to vice president of regulatory, formulation and GLP. Most recently, Smith was senior...
The state of Washington agreed last week to dismiss an appeal of a decision that found the state’s truck driver meal and rest break...

Passing the baton

This month is my last as President of the Institute before passing the baton to Viv Russell in September. It has certainly been an...

What is the Difference Between Type 1 and Type 2 Hard Hats?

All industrial protective hard hat are either Type 1 or Type 2 based on ANSI and CSA standards for impact resistance and direction. A...

Be an active member

It seems incredible that we are already in the second half of the year. We have just seen the welcome return of Hillhead after...

Looking forward

There have been times over the last two-and-half years where I think we can all say it felt as though things may never return...

Tips for Preventing Common Workplace Injuries

Employee safety is the number one concern of thousands of employers. Taking the proper steps to ensure employee safety is extremely important! There are...

Tips for Improving Workplace Wellness

Workplace wellness is an important part of developing a healthy workplace culture. Taking the time to ensure all employees are satisfied with the quality of...

How to Make Safety Training More Engaging

Safety training has the reputation of being a dry subject, no matter what industry you are in. However, it is extremely important and should...

Important Health & Safety Trends in 2022

Across the board, the number one priority of employers must be the safety of their employees. Maintaining a safe environment for workers to come...

Proper Lifting: 8 Commandments to Avoid Injury

Proper lifting technique prevents injuries. Lower, upper, spinal or otherwise, experiencing back pain is practically an aging rite of passage. Four out of five...

What are the 4 Types of Struck-by Hazards?

OSHA credits struck-by hazards as a leading cause of fatal injuries and the chief cause of non-fatal Injuries within the construction sector.  In 2019, 170...

Construction Work Site Safety Checklist

The use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) has proven to help minimize occupational hazards. Nonetheless, the utilization of a safety checklist will help construction...

Fall Protection in the Construction Industry

Falls are the most frequent cause of fatalities at construction sites. It accounts for one of every three construction-related deaths yearly. Most fall injuries...