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New OSHA Training Component
Emphasizes Workers’ Rights

Monday, June 28, 2010
 
Every OSHA 10- and 30-hr. Outreach Training Program must now include a new training component called Introduction to OSHA, which emphasizes workers’ rights, including their right to: • Safe and healthful workplaces; • Knowledge of the presence and effects of hazardous chemicals; • Review information about injuries and illnesses in their workplaces; • Receive training; • Request/file for an OSHA inspection and participate in the inspection; and • Be free from retaliation for exercising their safety and health rights. For more information, visit www.osha.gov/dte/outreach/teachingaids.


Motoman Robotics on the Move

Monday, June 28, 2010
 
Yaskawa America, Inc. announced that its Motoman Robotics division will move to a new 300,000-sq.-ft. office and production facility to be built just south of Dayton. Construction begins in July 2010 with a move-in date of June 2011. The new North American headquarters for Motoman Robotics will combine its current Ohio locations in West Carrolton and Troy, and house 250-275 employees. More at www.motoman.com.

Vertically Integrated Contract Shop
Lands GE Healthcare Project

Friday, June 25, 2010
 
Mid-Continent Engineering, Minneapolis, MN, which offers precision machining, fabricating, forming, assembly and welding services, has landed a contract from GE Healthcare to manufacture and assemble a critical ultrasound-machine assembly. The contract, adding to Mid-Continent’s ongoing portfolio of work for GE Healthcare, is valued at more than $1 million. Learn more about Mid-Continent, and view its equipment list (which includes a 600-ton four-post Beckwood hydraulic press with 48 by 36-in. bolster) at www.mid-continent.com.

 

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