Monthly Archives: February 2010

Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Compliance Calendars

From the MPCA Small Business Enterprise publication: Get your 2010 compliance calendar and keep proper records Compliance calendars make it easier for you to keep proper environmental compliance records. The calendars contain recordkeeping logs for records required by federal and … Continue reading

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Visit Department of Labor’s YouTube site

The Department of Labor has its own YouTube site. They have posted information about meetings held by the Department on everything from COBRA, speeches made by Secretary of Labor Solis, people with disabilities and hiring of veterans. There are also … Continue reading

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Remember Cold Safety Practices

Daylight is getting longer everyday, and the chickadees are singing courting songs. However, winter is not over, and we will still be seeing single digit temperatures. Minnesotans have many advantages over the southern states suffering cold: most of us have … Continue reading

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Dramatic Rescue at Farmington Grain Silo – why it shouldn’t have happened

Another Confined Space Problem – but not a fatality On February 4, news providers in the Twin Cities reported the dramatic eight-hour rescue of a man in Farmington (Minnesota) trapped past his chest in a silo filled with corn. Due … Continue reading

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55+ Driver Improvement Courses

I recently received a notice about driving classes for folks 55 years old and older.  The classes are being offered through the Minnesota Highway Safety Center: The mission of the Minnesota Highway Safety and Research Center is to provide educational … Continue reading

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