Far too often, safety professionals have trained employees only to find them not following safety instructions properly or outright dismissing them. When a company is cited by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for witnessing an employee safety violation, the company may use th View More.
The new revised version of the American National Standard for Laboratory Decommissioning has just been released by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). Changes to the revised standard and practical applications of the decommissioning process will be presented on 5/24/16 at the Ame View More.
Prior to sampling for welding fumes and gases, an industrial hygienist must perform pre-inspection activities. The industrial hygienist's job is to monitor the chemicals contained in the fumes and gases. Industrial hygiene sampling during welding activities depends on three main factors including th View More.
Water infiltration into a building envelope can lead to undesirable effects on the indoor environmental quality (IEQ) if not mitigated quickly. Active mold growth, or amplification, can occur between 24 and 48 hours depending on how favorable the conditions are. The evaluation and remediation proced View More.
On March 25, 2016 the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued its final rule on occupational exposure to respirable crystalline silica. The rule will help protect the estimated 2.3 million U.S. workers that are exposed to silica in their workplaces. The rule is comprised of two s View More.
For over two decades control banding has been used as a risk assessment and management tool for occupational health and safety issues. Control banding is implemented in areas where there is limited information on the severity and/or probability of a hazardous material exposure or isolated incident. View More.
As of November 13, 2015, all owners and operators of cooling towers in New York must abide by New York State Department of Health (DOH) regulations concerning operation and maintenance of cooling towers, evaporative condensers or fluid coolers. The regulation was implemented to aid in the control View More.
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