Jami Arnold


What’s Up with KYOSH?

Jami Arnold

Are you aware of what’s been going on with the Kentucky Occupational Safety and Health (KYOSH) Program? Here’s an update with some facts to dissuade some of the rumors. The Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has received multiple complaints regarding Kentucky’s OSH investigations of workplace fatalities. OSHA reviewed the complaints and completed a […]


Manufacturing Fatalities on Pace to Set Record High

Jami Arnold

Despite declining rates in recent years, Kentucky has had an unusually high number of manufacturing fatalities thus far in fiscal year 2019.  According to the Kentucky Labor Cabinet, manufacturing is the 5th most fatal industry in Kentucky and has consistently ranked in the top 5 since 2014. We are on pace to set a new […]


OSHA’s Top 10 Most Cited Violations 2018

Jami Arnold

There was only one surprise when OSHA’s top 10 violations for 2018 were unveiled: PPE. Fall Protection – General Requirements Standard: 1926.501 Hazard Communication Standard: 1910.1200 Scaffolding Standard: 1926.451 Respiratory Protection Standard: 1910.134 Lockout/Tagout Standard: 1910.147 Ladders Standard: 1926.1053 Powered Industrial Trucks Standard: 1910.178 Fall Protection – Training Requirements Standard: 1926.503 Machine Guarding Standard: 1910.212 […]