How to keep workers safe working in the cold
January 24, 2014, 6 Comments

Is there a specific requirement for a reduction in work hours during certain cold weather conditions? This was an interesting question recently posed to LBA University’s ESH Services Director, Bryan […]

Frostbite can result in serious injury and lost work time

What Is Frostbite?

January 8, 2014, 6 Comments

Frostbite is an injury to the body that is caused by freezing of the skin and underlying tissues. The lower the temperature, the more quickly frostbit ...

Properly equipped workers are safe cold weather workers!

A Cold Stress Alert

November 19, 2013, 2 Comments

Employers Must Protect Employees from Cold Weather Hazards to Be OSHA Compliant Encountering cold weather hazards is unavoidable in many lines of work ...

Work planning with weather forecasts in mind is essential

LBA University® Gets Up Close and Personal with Cold Weather Hazards

January 22, 2013, 1 Comment

Mid-January arrives and we realize that the worst of winter is likely still ahead.  There is a significant group of people who should be keenly aware ...