Monthly Archives: September 2013

Amputation result of reaching into moving machine

The following article about a company cited after an employee lost a finger by reaching into a moving machine, is from the July 15 OSHA QuickTakes.  Employees should never be reaching into moving machines.  We have seen companies where that … Continue reading

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2013 Workers’ Compensation Outlook Symposium–Sept 26, 2013

Carol Keyes, CSP, of CHESS will be speaking again the 2013 Workers’ Compensation Outlook Symposium, sponsored by Minnesota Occupational Health, Minnesota Comp Advisor and Summit Orthopedics. Presenters include: John Kipp:, M.D., J.D.: Board Certified Occupational Health Doctor with Minnesota OccupationalHealth … Continue reading

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New Hours of Service Regs for CDL Holders

As of July 1, 2013, there are new Hours-of-Service regulations for commercial motor vehicle drivers.  According to USDOT, the new rules apply if the vehicle (commercial motor vehicle or CMV) is used for business, is used for interstate commerce and … Continue reading

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