Silica Safe Feed http://silica-safe.com/whats-new/rss Silica Safe Feed Tue, 06 Nov 2018 17:01:22 -0500 AMPS en hourly 1 NIOSH-Funded Studies Show Ways to Reduce Silica Exposure in Concrete Cutting https://ohsonline.com/articles/2018/10/18/niosh-studies-show-ways-to-reduce-silica.aspx Tue, 06 Nov 2018 14:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/niosh-funded-studies-show-ways-to-reduce-silica-exposure-in-concrete-cutting OSHA's preguntas frecuentes en la industria de la construcción (OSHA's FAQs for the Construction Industry - Spanish) https://www.silica-safe.org/ask-a-question/faq Wed, 10 Oct 2018 14:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/preguntas-frecuentes-en-la-industria-de-la-construccion Media Fact Sheet - Silica - Risks & Prevention https://www.silica-safe.org/training-and-other-resources/other-resources Tue, 25 Sep 2018 14:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/media-fact-sheet-silica-risks-prevention Table 1 - Equipment Names and Best Practice Tips - UPDATED https://www.silica-safe.org/training-and-other-resources/manuals-and-guides Tue, 25 Sep 2018 14:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/table-1-equipment-names-and-best-practice-tips-updated Understanding Silica Dust and OSHA’s 50-Microgram PEL https://www.protoolreviews.com/news/understanding-silica-dust-and-oshas-50-microgram-pel/40752/ Mon, 24 Sep 2018 14:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/understanding-silica-dust-and-oshas-50-microgram-pel Hardhat Sticker - Silica Dust Kills https://www.silica-safe.org/training-and-other-resources/handouts Thu, 06 Sep 2018 14:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/hardhat-sticker-silica-dust-kills Multiple Studies and Data on Silica Exposure and the Use of Dust Controls https://www.silica-safe.org/plan/studies-and-data-on-silica-exposure-and-the-use-if-dust-controls Thu, 06 Sep 2018 14:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/multiple-studies-and-data-on-silica-exposure-and-the-use-of-dust-controls State Building & Construction Trades Council Silica "Train-the-Trainer" Course Evaluation https://www.silica-safe.org/training-and-other-resources/presentations Tue, 04 Sep 2018 17:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/state-building-construction-trades-council-silica-train-the-trainer-course-evaluation Silica Checklist https://www.silica-safe.org/training-and-other-resources/manuals-and-guides Tue, 04 Sep 2018 14:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/silica-checklist Pneumatic rock drill vs. electric rotary hammer drill: Productivity, vibration, dust, and noise when drilling into concrete https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/research Tue, 04 Sep 2018 14:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/pneumatic-rock-drill-vs-electric-rotary-hammer-drill-productivity-vibration-dust-and-noise-when-drilling-into-concrete Pneumatic rock drill vs. electric rotary hammer drill: Productivity, vibration, dust, and noise when drilling into concrete https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0003687018302758 Tue, 04 Sep 2018 09:39:43 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/research/pneumatic-rock-drill-vs-electric-rotary-hammer-drill-productivity-vibration-dust-and-noise-when-drilling-into-concrete Controlling Silica Dust in Construction Videos for Table 1 Tasks https://www.silica-safe.org/training-and-other-resources/videos Wed, 29 Aug 2018 14:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/controlling-silica-dust-in-construction-videos-for-table-1-tasks Protecting Workers from Silica Hazards in the Workplace Video https://www.silica-safe.org/know-the-hazard/why-is-silica-hazardous Wed, 29 Aug 2018 14:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/protecting-workers-from-silica-hazards-in-the-workplace-video Respirable Crystalline Silica in Construction Workplaces https://www.silica-safe.org/training-and-other-resources/presentations Mon, 06 Aug 2018 17:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/respirable-crystalline-silica-in-construction-workplaces Silica Safety Enforcement Ramps Up at Construction Sites https://news.bloombergenvironment.com/safety/silica-safety-enforcement-ramps-up-at-construction-sites?emc=nosh_hlt%3A12&usertype=External&context=email&email=00000162-fe64-d8da-af66-feec2c640000&subscription=0000015f-20b5-d919-a17f-2bf7f3d00000&access-tic Tue, 24 Apr 2018 17:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/silica-safety-enforcement-ramps-up-at-construction-sites Physicians' Alert - Silicosis and Silica-Related Illnesses Among Construction Workers https://www.silica-safe.org/know-the-hazard/what-are-the-health-effects/screening-and-treatment Thu, 08 Mar 2018 14:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/physicians-alert-silicosis-and-silica-related-illnesses-among-construction-workers Silica Court Victory Is Lifesaving for Working People https://aflcio.org/press/releases/silica-court-victory-lifesaving-working-people Fri, 22 Dec 2017 14:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/silica-court-victory-is-lifesaving-for-working-people OSHA Factsheets for Table 1 Equipment and Tasks (New and Updated) https://www.silica-safe.org/training-and-other-resources/manuals-and-guides Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/osha-factsheets-for-table-1-equipment-and-tasks-new-and-updated Interim Enforcement Guidance for the Respirable Crystalline Silica in Construction Standard, 29 CFR 1926.1153 https://www.silica-safe.org/training-and-other-resources/manuals-and-guides Fri, 20 Oct 2017 14:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/interim-enforcement-guidance-for-the-respirable-crystalline-silica-in-construction-standard-29-cfr-1926-1153 Medical Monitoring Under the OSHA Silica Standard for the Construction Industry - Guide For Employers https://www.silica-safe.org/training-and-other-resources/manuals-and-guides Fri, 20 Oct 2017 14:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/medical-monitoring-under-the-osha-silica-standard-for-the-construction-industry-guide-for-employers Dimeo Construction Company's Table 1 for Silica https://www.silica-safe.org/training-and-other-resources/manuals-and-guides Thu, 05 Oct 2017 17:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/dimeo-construction-companys-table-1-for-silica Preventing Worker Exposure to Silica Dust https://ohsonline.com/Articles/2017/10/01/Preventing-Worker-Exposure-to-Silica-Dust.aspx?Page=1 Sun, 01 Oct 2017 14:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/preventing-worker-exposure-to-silica-dust DeWalt responds to OSHA enforcement of respirable crystalline silica standard http://www.woodworkingnetwork.com/news/woodworking-industry-news/dewalt-responds-osha-enforcement-respirable-crystalline-silica Mon, 25 Sep 2017 17:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/dewalt-responds-to-osha-enforcement-of-respirable-crystalline-silica-standard If you’ve got a 5-gallon bucket, you’ve got dust control on Hilti DSH saws http://www.equipmentworld.com/if-youve-got-a-5-gallon-bucket-youve-got-dust-control-on-hilti-dsh-saws/ Thu, 21 Sep 2017 20:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/in-the-news/if-youve-got-a-5-gallon-bucket-youve-got-dust-control-on-hilti-dsh-saws Preguntas frecuentes (Frequently Asked Questions - Spanish) http://www.silica-safe.org/ask-a-question/faq Wed, 13 Sep 2017 14:00:00 -0500 https://www.silica-safe.org/whats-new/whats-new-on-the-site/preguntas-frecuentes-frequently-asked-questions-spanish