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Michael Foods faces $188K in OSHA fines after September worker death

WAKEFIELD, Nebraska | The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Michael Foods Egg Processing in Wakefield with six safety violations totaling $188,464 in proposed penalties as a result of an investigation into a fatal incident that occurred at the plant in September. READ FULL ARTICLE  

Stark Safety Offers Program Updating Services

The ultimate purpose of a gap analysis is to identify where your over-all electrical safety program may be falling short for compliance and for being effective. The best way to improve a program is to have a third party objectively review it and identify where it may be lacking. The following is a broad scope […]

2016 SSC Digital Brochure is now live!

STARK SAFETY CONSULTANTS 2016 Our first issue of our digital brochure is now available at the GET INFORMED button on our home page.  Or you can use the QR code below.   Thanks; Stark Safety Consultants.

Tyndale posts 1910.269 final rule Q&A

Tyndale OSHA 1910 269 FAQ

Arc flash – The dangers persists

According to data from National Fire Protection Association, the National Safety Council, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 10 arc flash accidents happen every day in the U.S. – and more than 3,600 disabling electrical contact injuries happen every year. Last year in Oregon two workers were seriously burned in arc flash incidents: To read […]

Quick Points to NFPA-70E Compliance

1. Conduct a hazard assessment to determine the incident energy or hazard risk categories, use hazard assessment results to determine the types of PPE required, and designate the flash protection boundary accordingly. Apply equipment warning labels accordingly. It is critical to have an idea of the magnitude of the hazard before you can truly create […]

The Value is in the Details

Conducting an arc flash incident energy analysis is becoming big business.  Unfortunately, this has lead to an abundance of providers, and a sea of information that can be quite difficult for a facility manager to understand.  Is the information provided accurate, appropriate, and complete?  There are a wide range of deliverables that are being offered […]

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