OSHA Quick Takes
  • QuickTakes 06/29/2020
    on June 29, 2020 at 6:00 pm

    Coronavirus Response COVID-19 Resources Training Grants Trenching Safety Workers Protected from Lead Poisoning Small Business Reduces Injuries and Costs Alliance Promotes Safety Fall Protection Violations Fall Protection Violations Whistleblower Protection Social Media […]

  • QuickTakes 06/12/2020
    on June 12, 2020 at 6:00 pm

    Coronavirus Response COVID-19 Resources Agricultural Guidance During the Pandemic Construction Safety Partnerships Protect Workers in Texas Alliances Promote Workplace Safety Fall Protection Violations Excavation Violations Chemical Processing Violations Social Media COVID-19 […]

  • QuickTakes 05/27/2020
    on May 27, 2020 at 6:00 pm

    Coronavirus Response COVID-19: Enforcement Guidance COVID-19 Quick Tips Video Training Grants Hurricane Season Starts June 1 Alliances Promote Workplace Safety Employer Pleads Guilty to Felony Fall Protection Violations Repeated Violations Social Media COVID-19 Q&A

  • QuickTakes 05/08/2020
    on May 8, 2020 at 6:00 pm

    Coronavirus Response COVID-19: Respirator Use Meatpacking and Processing Safety During the Pandemic Workers' Memorial Day Heat Illness Prevention Construction Safety Alliances Promote Workplace Safety Trenching Violations Chemical Violations Fall Protection Violations Social […]

  • QuickTakes 04/27/2020
    on April 27, 2020 at 6:00 pm

    Meatpacking Guidance Pandemic Preparedness Preventing Exposure Risk Assessment Quick Tips Videos Tip of the Day Educational Poster Workers' Rights Enforcement Memos Website Other Resources Social Media

OSHA News Releases
  • Never Try to Fix the Problem When Hacked
    on July 14, 2020 at 5:00 am

    Eventually, we all get hacked. The bad guys are very persistent and we can all make a mistake. If you suspect you have been hacked never try to fix the situation, instead report it right away. If you try to fix the situation, such as paying an online ransom or deleting the infected files, not only […]

  • Shopping Online
    on July 13, 2020 at 5:00 am

    When shopping online, always use your credit cards instead of a debit card. If any fraud happens, it is far easier to recover your money from a credit card transaction. Gift cards and one-time-use credit card numbers are even more secure.

  • Recording Conference Calls
    on July 10, 2020 at 5:00 am

    When hosting or attending conference calls, only record the call if you have prior permission, a work related need to record the call, and you make sure everyone on the call knows it will be recorded.

  • Email Auto-Complete
    on July 9, 2020 at 5:00 am

    Be careful with email auto-complete. This is an email feature that automatically completes a name for you when you begin typing it in the TO field. However, your email client can easily complete the wrong name for you. If you are emailing anything sensitive, always be sure to check the TO field a […]

  • Two Home Computers
    on July 8, 2020 at 5:00 am

    If possible, have two computers at home -- one for parents and one for kids. This way they can't accidently infect your computer. If you are sharing a computer, make sure you have separate accounts for everyone and that kids do not have privileged access.