In keeping with the goal of
increasing safety awareness and reducing workplace accidents, the
IPEP Risk Management Team places a high priority in keeping IPEP
members abreast of current developments in safety standards and
regulations. Please check this page regularly for all the
latest safety news and pronouncements.
OSHA Requirements and Information
The New High Visibility Apparel
Effective November 24, 2008, all employees near vehicular
traffic, working around construction equipment or in a work-zone
MUST wear high visibility apparel rated "ANSI 107-2004" either
class 2 or 3. In addition, this applies to police officers on
the scene of an accident or directing traffic. Also, it
applies to firefighters on the scene of an accident and not
suppressing a fire.