SOURCE: CableOrganizer.com

May 19, 2008 07:30 ET

Machine Safety and Risk Assessment Expert Jim Norton Now Moderating CableOrganizer.com's OSHA Safety Standards Blog

Machine Guarding Industry Veteran Educating CableOrganizer.com Visitors on OSHA Standards, Including Changes and the Differing Industry Implications Related Thereto

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwire - May 19, 2008) - Award-winning eTailer CableOrganizer.com, among the world's leading purveyors of cable, wire and equipment management-related products for use in business and at home, today announced that Jim Norton, a 25-year veteran of the machine guarding industry, is now moderating its OSHA Safety Standards Blog located at http://cableorganizer.com/osha-regulations/.

Currently serving as president of JHN Group, a consulting firm that provides guidance and instruction on machine guarding and risk assessment issues, and as the former vice president and director of safety technology for Gibson Engineering, Norton has an impressive background in machine safety.

He has worked extensively within OSHA, having trained OSHA Senior Staff at the US Department of Labor and Enforcement and Outreach personnel from the New England Region. He also served as an editorial board advisor for the Lockout/Tagout, Machine Guarding, and Robotics sections of the organization's health and safety web site. Jim currently leads the national OSHA/AHTD Alliance.

Jim has presented Machine Guarding and Risk Assessment seminars on behalf of the Northern New England, Maine, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island Safety Councils, and served as a guest lecturer at Keene State College's New England OSHA Training Institute Education Center. In addition to frequently advising OSHA in the selection of technologies for employee safety and machine guarding, Jim has also provided risk assessment and machine guarding consultation to many large US corporations.

"We're thrilled to have Jim Norton on board moderating this all-important OSHA Safety Standards blog, which covers a topic of great importance to a large percentage of our customer base," notes Paul Holstein, COO of CableOrganizer.com. "Jim is among the industry's most knowledgeable and respected experts on OSHA-related matters, and I have no doubt his insights and perspective will be of benefit to its intended audience."

About CableOrganizer.com

Founded in February 2002 and headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, FL, CableOrganizer.com is a premier cable and wire management-related product vendor. The company provides companies, organizations and individuals around the globe with 24/7/365 access to an extensive array of high-quality products and information resources through its convenient online storefront. In addition to http://CableOrganizer.com, the company also owns and operates http://CableOrganizer.fr, which is operated out of Rennes, France. CableOrganizer.com also publishes "On the Wire," a free monthly electronic newsletter with a considerable multi-national opt-in circulation base. Among other honors, CableOrganizer.com was named among Inc. Magazine's Inc. 500, Internet Retailer magazine's 2007 "Top 500" and earned a Stevie® Award as the "Best Overall Company of the Year - Non-Services Businesses - Up To 100 Employees."

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