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1702, 2017

GHS in the US and Canada: What are the Differences?

By |February 17th, 2017|Categories: GHS, GHS Regulations, OSHA, WHMIS 2015|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Canada and the US share the world’s longest border, and are each others largest trading partners. The countries share a language and a common law. In recent years, both countries have implemented GHS standards. Despite [...]

411, 2016

October Regulatory Roundup

By |November 4th, 2016|Categories: Chemical Regulation, EPA, Industry News, OSHA, Workplace safety|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

October turned out to be a fairly busy month for EH&S regulation. The last month saw a variety of major and minor rules changes and announcements that will effect industry for years to come. You [...]

609, 2016

OSHA calls National Stand Down for Fall Safety

By |September 6th, 2016|Categories: Illness & Injuries, OSHA, Safety, Workplace safety|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Earlier this year, OSHA hosted a national safety stand down on the topic of fall prevention. The stand down was basically an OSHA-sponsored voluntary meeting where workers and management discussed ways to improve fall safety. [...]

1908, 2016

OSHA Updates SHPM Guidelines: Six Elements of Safety

By |August 19th, 2016|Categories: OSHA, Safety Culture, Safety Programs, Workplace safety|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Late last year, OSHA released an update to their 27-year-old Safety and Health Program Guidelines. These guidelines illustrate what OSHA values most in a health and safety program, and are essentially officially-sanctioned best safety practices. [...]