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OSHA Safe + Sound Week is August 7-13

OSHA Safe + Sound Week is August 7-13
For this year's Safe + Sound Week, the focus is workers' mental health and wellbeing. Join companies around the nation and pledge your commitment. ...

Should OSHA rules change to require PPE fit properly?

OSHA is proposing a revision to the PPE rules, that would require all PPE must fit properly. Read from the journal here and find out how to submit ...

DOL issues new rule for high hazard industries

Beginning January 2024, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration is expanding the electronic reporting requirements for some high-hazard e...

US Dept of Labor asking for input on potential heat standards

Learn more about this from the recent USDOL news release asking small businesses and local governments to share input on potential heat standards t...

Gordon Cooper Tech to Start New Lineworker Program with ISPC Grant

We are excited to have awarded our educational grant to Gordon Cooper Technology Center in Shawnee, Oklahoma. This grant will allows Gordon Cooper ...

Pontotoc Technology Center Awarded ISPC Curriculum Grant

Congratulations to Pontotoc Technology Center in Ada, Oklahoma for being awarded our educational grant. This grant – valued at over $50,000 – allow...

New Training Resources Added for Members

We've recently added two new full-length webinar recordings to our members-only portion of our site. Mack Turner teaches about leadership and Dan T...

Alaska Lineman Training in March 2023

We are pleased to have partnered up with the Alaska Power Association for a WEEK LONG TRAINING session for Alaska lineworkers! Join us March 6-10 f...

OSHA Adjusts Amounts for Civil Penalties in 2023

Starting January 17, 2023, OSHA’s maximum penalties for both serious and not-so-serious violations will increase from $14,502 per, to $15,625 per v...

Fatal Work Injuries Increased 9% Over Last Year

OSHA issues a statement after the Bureau of Labor Statistics released their 2021 census of fatal workplace injuries, showing a nine percent increas...

Register for the Trainers Conference and Tradeshow 2023

Register for the Trainers Conference and Tradeshow 2023
Join us in New Orleans from February 27-March 3 for the third annual Trainers Conference and Tradeshow. With many new speakers, session topics, sem...

US Dept of Energy seeking input on $1 billion new program to improve energy generation in rural communities

Nearly 1 in 6 Americans lives in a rural community. The Biden-Harris administration, through the Department of Energy, wants input from the public...