At the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) website, users may now seek out their dream job, their next contract work assignment, or perhaps an entry-level student internship. Job seekers may post a resume, while employee seekers may post job listings. The site also offers global career resources, a personal job coach service, and a career/life guide for young engineers making the school to work transfer. Go to www.asme.org/jobs.
Industrial workplaces are governed by OSHA rules, but this isn’t to say that rules are always followed. While injuries happen on production floors for a variety of reasons, of the top 10 OSHA rules that are most often ignored in industrial settings, two directly involve machine design: lockout/tagout procedures (LO/TO) and machine guarding.
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