MSHA Final Rule to Lower Miners’ Exposure to Respirable Crystalline Silica and Improve Respiratory Protection

The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) has issued a final rule that reduces silica dust exposure and expands protection for miners’ health in the workplace. This final rule is estimated to prevent thousands of silica-related illnesses, including over a thousand deaths of miners and contractors. MSHA requires initial exposure evaluations on employees and contractors… [Read More]

2024 Update to OSHA Recordkeeping

The New Standard On January 1, 2024, a major addition to Subpart E of 29 CFR 1904, the Recordkeeping Standard went into effect. This rule expands the information that must be submitted annually to OSHA electronically for industries specifically listed in Appendix B of Subpart E of the standard. This applies to employers that had… [Read More]

Now Offering NFPA 70E Arc Flash Training

According to OSHA, there are up to ten arc flash incidents daily in the United States, with more than 3,600 disabling electrical contact injuries annually. Arc flash incidents are extremely dangerous and can result in injuries, hospitalizations, and fatalities. These incidents can be prevented with proper safety training and best practices. NFPA 70E Arc Flash… [Read More]

Hazards of Heat Stress

As the summer heat sets in, it is vital to understand the dangers of heat stress and how to prevent serious health issues. If your company performs work outdoors or in hot work areas, your employees are at risk! To keep your employees safe, your company must provide heat stress training, monitoring, and personal protective… [Read More]

Our New Office Location

We’re moving! Effective June 1, 2023, Circle Safety & Health Consultants will be moving to our new office at The Premier Tech Building, 2810 N Parham Road, Richmond, VA 23294. Our phone 804-355-7255 and fax 804-254-2104 will remain the same. We look forward to this new chapter and continuing to serve your safety needs!

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