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Employers: Safety Improvements Worth up to $10,000 Grant in Minnesota– 7-26-2016
If you’re looking to update your facility with safety improvements, you could be eligible for up to $10,000 of assistance from the state of Minnesota.

 Musculoskeletal Disorders Decline in Manual Material Movers: Helpful Tools – 2/22/2016
The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports fewer musculoskeletal disorders in MMH; here is something that contributed to the improvement.
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has reported an industry wide increase in serious forklift truck accidents, prompting Briggs Equipment to urge fleet managers not to lose sight of the importance of health and safety in a tough economic environment.
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has announced the preliminary Top 10 most frequently cited workplace safety violations for fiscal year 2012. Patrick Kapust, deputy director of OSHA’s Directorate of Enforcement Programs, presented the Top 10 before a crowded group of spectators on the Expo floor.