Safety http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6617/more en Workers Memorial Day 2016: Presidential Proclamation http://www.industryweek.com/safety/workers-memorial-day-2016-presidential-proclamation <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>According to President Barack Obama in a proclamation released for Workers Memorial Day, “The story of America is the story of its workers.” Here is his proclamation in its entirety.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/workers-memorial-day-2016-presidential-proclamation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/workers-memorial-day-2016-presidential-proclamation#comments IndustryWeek Wire EHS Today RSS Safety Leadership Workforce The Latest Thu, 28 Apr 2016 17:05:00 +0000 279501 at http://www.industryweek.com Official White House Photo by Pete Souza OSHA Cites USPS for Unsafe Forklift Operations http://www.industryweek.com/safety/osha-cites-usps-unsafe-forklift-operations <div class="field-byline"> David Sparkman </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>OSHA has issued citations carrying $88,000 in penalties to the U.S. Postal Service for unsafe forklift operations at an Iowa distribution center.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/osha-cites-usps-unsafe-forklift-operations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/osha-cites-usps-unsafe-forklift-operations#comments IndustryWeek Wire MH&L RSS Safety Operations The Latest Tue, 19 Apr 2016 18:15:00 +0000 277041 at http://www.industryweek.com Takata Burning Cash While Searching for a Savior http://www.industryweek.com/safety/takata-burning-cash-while-searching-savior <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The rough days continue for Takata, which has reportedly used up 40% of its cash and equivalents during the last two years, with the war chest still dwindling and a possible all-encompassing recall on the horizon.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/takata-burning-cash-while-searching-savior" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/takata-burning-cash-while-searching-savior#comments Corporate Responsibility Quality Safety Treasury & Cash Management Finance Leadership Operations The Latest Thu, 14 Apr 2016 15:06:00 +0000 276301 at http://www.industryweek.com Bill Pugliano, Getty Images Tesla Issues Recall of 2,700 Model X SUVS to Fix Third-Row Seats http://www.industryweek.com/safety/tesla-issues-recall-2700-model-x-suvs-fix-third-row-seats <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Tesla began delivering the Model X in September. The voluntary recall covers vehicles that were made before March 26. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/tesla-issues-recall-2700-model-x-suvs-fix-third-row-seats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/tesla-issues-recall-2700-model-x-suvs-fix-third-row-seats#comments Safety The Latest Mon, 11 Apr 2016 17:39:00 +0000 275601 at http://www.industryweek.com The High Cost of Poor Worker Health http://www.industryweek.com/iws-manufacturing-voice/high-cost-poor-worker-health <div class="field-podcast-source"> <a href="/iws-manufacturing-voice-0">IW&#039;s Manufacturing Voice</a> </div> <div class="node-body audio-body"><div></div>Should the cost of absenteeism and presenteeism be a C-suite concern? EHS Today Chief Editor Sandy Smith discusses why this issue should be of greater concern to manufacturing executives.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/iws-manufacturing-voice/high-cost-poor-worker-health" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://www.industryweek.com/site-files/industryweek.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/uploads/2016/04/podcast-promo-it1.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="field-audio-file"> <span>Audio File:&nbsp;</span> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-audio-mpeg" alt="audio/mpeg icon" src="http://www.industryweek.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/audio-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/site-files/industryweek.com/files/podcast/audio/IW&#039;s Manufacturing Voice_3 .mp3" type="audio/mpeg; length=8065902">IW&#039;s Manufacturing Voice_3 .mp3</a></div> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/iws-manufacturing-voice/high-cost-poor-worker-health" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/iws-manufacturing-voice/high-cost-poor-worker-health#comments IW's Manufacturing Voice Safety Workforce Mon, 11 Apr 2016 11:52:00 +0000 275561 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Should the cost of absenteeism and presenteeism be a C-suite concern? EHS Today Chief Editor Sandy Smith discusses why this issue should be of greater concern to manufacturing executives.</p> Faulty Takata Airbag Kills Texas Teen http://www.industryweek.com/safety/faulty-takata-airbag-kills-texas-teen <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The U.S. death count rises to 10 after a 2002 Honda Civic — recalled five years ago but never repaired — collided with another vehicle.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/faulty-takata-airbag-kills-texas-teen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/faulty-takata-airbag-kills-texas-teen#comments Companies & Executives Corporate Responsibility Safety Leadership Operations The Latest Thu, 07 Apr 2016 14:04:00 +0000 275251 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>A deployed Takata airbag in a wrecked 2001 Honda Accord, similar to the 2002 Civic involved in a March collision that killed a Texas teen.</p> Joe Raedle, Getty Images Drones Mark the Newest Threat to Airline Safety http://www.industryweek.com/technology/drones-mark-newest-threat-airline-safety <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Center for the Study of the Drone: “We don’t want to fuel fears over drones and we don’t want the flying public to be overly concerned with this issue, but we do want to say this should be a consideration going forward. A lot of things have to go wrong for a collision to happen.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/drones-mark-newest-threat-airline-safety" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/drones-mark-newest-threat-airline-safety#comments Automation Emerging Technologies Safety Operations Technology The Latest Wed, 06 Apr 2016 18:33:00 +0000 275191 at http://www.industryweek.com Bruce Bennett, Getty Images Ford RecallsThree Models, One for Underhood Fire http://www.industryweek.com/safety/ford-recallsthree-models-one-underhood-fire <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Two underhood fires from the Lincoln MKC (2015-2015) and 2016 Ford Explorer vehicles were repoted in Canada, but no accidents or injuries occurred. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/ford-recallsthree-models-one-underhood-fire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/ford-recallsthree-models-one-underhood-fire#comments Companies & Executives Safety The Latest Thu, 31 Mar 2016 15:38:00 +0000 273431 at http://www.industryweek.com Dan Kitwood, Getty Images GM Wins Second Trial Over Crashes Blamed on Ignition Flaw http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/gm-wins-second-trial-over-crashes-blamed-ignition-flaw <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The General Motors trial was the second of six bellwether cases, so called because they are used to test strategies. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/gm-wins-second-trial-over-crashes-blamed-ignition-flaw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/gm-wins-second-trial-over-crashes-blamed-ignition-flaw#comments Companies & Executives Corporate Culture Corporate Responsibility Safety Leadership The Latest Wed, 30 Mar 2016 19:52:00 +0000 273311 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>GM headquarters</p> Copyright Getty Images Dark Beams: High-Tech Headlights Disappoint in Safety Study http://www.industryweek.com/safety/dark-beams-high-tech-headlights-disappoint-safety-study <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Insurance Institute for Highway Safety: “If you’re having trouble seeing behind the wheel at night, it could very well be your headlights and not your eyes that are to blame.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/dark-beams-high-tech-headlights-disappoint-safety-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/dark-beams-high-tech-headlights-disappoint-safety-study#comments Companies & Executives Safety Leadership Operations The Latest Wed, 30 Mar 2016 15:39:00 +0000 273261 at http://www.industryweek.com Win McNamee, Getty Images