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16 08, 2018

Staying Safe in the Heat: High Temperature Safety

By |August 16th, 2018|Health and Safety, Illness & Injuries, OSHA, Safety, Safety Culture, Safety Programs|0 Comments

There are several dangers associated with high temperatures. In excessive heat, the human body must get rid of excess heat while maintaining a stable internal temperature. Usually, the body has three main ways of cooling [...]

17 02, 2017

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

By |February 17th, 2017|GHS, GHS Regulations, OSHA, WHMIS 2015|2 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 [...]

4 11, 2016

October Regulatory Roundup

By |November 4th, 2016|Chemical Regulation, EPA, Industry News, OSHA, Workplace safety|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 [...]

6 09, 2016

OSHA calls National Stand Down for Fall Safety

By |September 6th, 2016|Illness & Injuries, OSHA, Safety, Workplace safety|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. [...]

25 08, 2016

EPCRA Revised to Match GHS

By |August 25th, 2016|Chemical Management, EPA, GHS|0 Comments

By Spapa003 (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], via Wikimedia Commons Last month, the EPA issued several revisions to the Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act (EPCRA). The revisions are meant to bring [...]