Silica Safe Feed http://silica-safe.com/whats-new/rss Silica Safe Feed Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:02:34 -0500 AMPS en hourly 1 Table 1 - Equipment Names and Best Practice Tips http://www.silica-safe.org/training-and-other-resources/manuals-and-guides Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/table-1-equipment-names-and-best-practice-tips Abrasive blasting: Know the hazards http://www.safetyandhealthmagazine.com/articles/15311-abrasive-blasting-know-the-hazards Sun, 26 Feb 2017 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/abrasive-blasting-know-the-hazards OSHA's Small Entity Compliance Guide for the Respirable Crystalline Silica Standard for Construction http://www.silica-safe.org/training-and-other-resources/manuals-and-guides Thu, 10 Nov 2016 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/oshas-small-entity-compliance-guide-for-the-respirable-crystalline-silica-standard-for-construction Hazards Alert – Silica (Spanish) http://www.silica-safe.org/training-and-other-resources/handouts Tue, 30 Aug 2016 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/hazards-alert-silica-spanish Hazards Alert – Silica (English) http://www.silica-safe.org/training-and-other-resources/handouts Fri, 19 Aug 2016 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/hazards-alert-silica-english Webinar "Understanding & Implementing the New Construction Silica Standard" http://www.silica-safe.org/regulations-and-requirements/osha Mon, 01 Aug 2016 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/webinar-understanding-implementing-the-new-construction-silica-standard OSHA Finalizes Crystalline Silica Rule, Effective June 2016 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news Mon, 13 Jun 2016 08:40:48 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/osha-finalizes-crystalline-silica-rule-effective-june-2016 OSHA Finalizes Crystalline Silica Rule, Effective June 2016 http://www.natlawreview.com/article/osha-finalizes-crystalline-silica-rule-effective-june-2016 Thu, 09 Jun 2016 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/osha-finalizes-crystalline-silica-rule-effective-june-2016 GOP: It’s OK for Corporations to Kill Workers http://www.huffingtonpost.com/leo-w-gerard/gop-its-ok-for-corporatio_b_9767902.html Mon, 25 Apr 2016 09:24:18 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/gop-its-ok-for-corporations-to-kill-workers Week ahead: Labor's silica, overtime regs under scrutiny http://thehill.com/regulation/276511-week-ahead-labors-silica-overtime-regs-under-scrutiny Mon, 18 Apr 2016 13:47:18 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/week-ahead-labors-silica-overtime-regs-under-scrutiny Industry groups ask federal court to review DOL's silica rule http://thehill.com/regulation/court-battles/275110-industry-groups-ask-federal-court-to-review-dols-silica-rule Mon, 04 Apr 2016 15:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/industry-groups-ask-federal-court-to-review-dols-silica-rule Construction trade groups take first legal shot at OSHA silica rule http://www.businessinsurance.com/article/20160404/NEWS08/160409935/construction-trade-groups-take-first-legal-shot-at-u-s-occupational?tags=%7C304 Mon, 04 Apr 2016 15:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/construction-trade-groups-take-first-legal-shot-at-osha-silica-rule New Restrictions On Deadly Silica Dust, 40 Years In The Making http://hereandnow.wbur.org/2016/03/30/new-restrictions-on-silica-dust Wed, 30 Mar 2016 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/new-restrictions-on-deadly-silica-dust-40-years-in-the-making US Government Updates Silica Exposure Regulations For First Time Since 1971 http://www.techtimes.com/articles/144208/20160326/us-government-updates-silica-exposure-regulations-for-first-time-since-1971.htm Sat, 26 Mar 2016 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/us-government-updates-silica-exposure-regulations-for-first-time-since-1971 OSHA Updates Silica Exposure Rule http://facilityexecutive.com/2016/03/osha-updates-silica-exposure-rule/ Fri, 25 Mar 2016 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/osha-updates-silica-exposure-rule U.S. Lowers Silica Dust Limit for First Time in 45 Years http://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/u-s-lowers-silica-dust-limit-first-time-45-years-n545201 Thu, 24 Mar 2016 19:10:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/u-s-lowers-silica-dust-limit-for-first-time-in-45-years Obama Administration Issues Rule to Limit Exposure to Silica Dust http://www.wsj.com/articles/obama-administration-issues-rule-to-limit-exposure-to-silica-dust-1458828839 Thu, 24 Mar 2016 18:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/obama-administration-issues-rule-to-limit-exposure-to-silica-dust Workers breathe easier over silica dust rules as construction industry winces http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/ct-silica-dust-rules-0325-biz-20160324-story.html Thu, 24 Mar 2016 16:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/workers-breathe-easier-over-silica-dust-rules-as-construction-industry-winces Obama Unveils New Rule On Silica Exposure, Long-Awaited Workplace Safety Regulation http://www.ibtimes.com/obama-unveils-new-rule-silica-exposure-long-awaited-workplace-safety-regulation-2342828 Thu, 24 Mar 2016 15:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/obama-unveils-new-rule-on-silica-exposure-long-awaited-workplace-safety-regulation IUPAT: New Silica Rule a Win for Workers https://iupat.org/news/iupat-new-silica-rule-a-win-for-workers/ Thu, 24 Mar 2016 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/iupat-new-silica-rule-a-win-for-workers AFL-CIO Applauds New Lifesaving Silica Dust Rules http://www.aflcio.org/Press-Room/Press-Releases/AFL-CIO-Applauds-New-Lifesaving-Silica-Dust-Rules Thu, 24 Mar 2016 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/afl-cio-applauds-new-lifesaving-silica-dust-rules OSHA Issues Final Rule on Silica http://ehstoday.com/osha/osha-issues-final-rule-silica Thu, 24 Mar 2016 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/osha-issues-final-rule-on-silica Scott on Silica Rule: Most Significant Worker Health, Safety Protection in 40 Years http://democrats.edworkforce.house.gov/press-release/scott-silica-rule-most-significant-worker-health-safety-protection-40-years Thu, 24 Mar 2016 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/scott-on-silica-rule-most-significant-worker-health-safety-protection-in-40-years Tighter, Controversial Silica Rules Aimed At Saving Workers' Lungs http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/03/24/471585412/tighter-controversial-silica-rules-aimed-at-saving-workers-lungs Thu, 24 Mar 2016 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/tighter-controversial-silica-rules-aimed-at-saving-workers-lungs Construction Industry Voices Concerns with Silica Rule http://www.masoncontractors.org/2016/03/24/construction-industry-voices-concerns-with-silica-rule/ Thu, 24 Mar 2016 11:00:00 -0500 http://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/construction-industry-voices-concerns-with-silica-rule