Monthly Archives: September 2014

24 09, 2014

OSHA Revises Injury and Illness Reporting Rules

By |September 24th, 2014|Industry News, Safety|0 Comments

Per OSHA’s updated injury and illness reporting standards, all employers must report all work related fatalities within 8 hours and all work related inpatient hospitalizations, all amputations, and all losses of an eye within 24 [...]

19 09, 2014

What’s different about an EU SDS?

By |September 19th, 2014|GHS Labeling|0 Comments

The requirement to be GHS compliant have all MSDS converted to SDS by June 1, 2015 is a regulation not just applicable to the U.S; it is a worldwide regulation. What many people don’t realize [...]

18 09, 2014

When Should SDSs Be Updated and How?

By |September 18th, 2014|GHS Labeling|0 Comments

There are always new advances in science and updates to our understanding about chemical hazards.  As you’re converting your MSDSs to SDSs, you might wonder how often you should update your SDSs, and when and [...]

17 09, 2014

GHS and Other 3-Letter Words: Acronyms Explained

By |September 17th, 2014|GHS Regulations|0 Comments

When you move towards GHS compliance, you may find yourself confused by the acronyms that it entails. Below you will find some of the most commonly encountered phrases during conversion explained.   GHS is shorthand [...]

4 09, 2014

N95 Day Celebrated September 5, 2014

By |September 4th, 2014|Industry News, Safety|0 Comments

September 5th is now recognized by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) as National Health Awareness Day. The theme this year revolves around “Respirator Preparedness: Where Technology Meets Good Practices”. Planned activities [...]