Product and Industry Coverage

Mick Bowden Named Vice President Sales & Marketing And Other Team Member Changes

Chesapeake, Virginia – January 19, 2023 Air Systems International announces several team member changes, including the promotion of Mick Bowden to Vice President Sales & Marketing. Mick joined Air Systems in 2004 after starting his industrial sales career with Fastenal. In March 2008, Mick was promoted to National Sales Manager. Mick is a fixture at […]

Origami Risk Recognized as an Innovator for EHS Software by Independent Analyst Firm

Integrated EHS and Risk Management Solutions Drive “Operational Efficiency”   CHICAGO, January 9, 2023 – Origami Risk, the industry-leading risk, safety and insurance Software as a Service (SaaS) technology firm, has been profiled in the highly selective 2023 Green Quadrant report of the 23 most prominent environmental, health and safety (EHS) technology providers issued by […]

Examinetics Launches New Technology-Based Hearing Conservation Solution

OVERLAND PARK, KS, December 5, 2022 – Examinetics announces the launch of Salux™, an innovative tablet-based Hearing Conservation Solution. Salux™ was internally developed by Examinetics. It is the only hearing testing and training solution designed specifically by a hearing conservation company for safety and occupational health professionals to meet the widely varying and unique needs […]

Supply Chain Risk Management Platform by Avetta, LLC Now Available on SAP® Store

By integrating with SAP® Ariba® Supplier Risk, the platform enables businesses to monitor supplier compliance status in real-time, helping companies manage safety, sustainability, and business risk. OREM, UTAH and HOUSTON — Oct. 25, 2022 — Avetta®, LLC, a leading provider of supply chain risk management (SCRM) software, today announced that its Supply Chain Risk Management platform is now available on SAP® Store. Through integration with SAP® Ariba® Supplier Risk, the platform provides critical […]

The Pros and Cons of Lead-Acid and Lithium-Ion Batteries

As technology advances and businesses search for energy independence, the need for lead-acid and lithium-ion batteries has grown. Here, we’ll take a look at the growing market size of these batteries, their role in sustainability, environmental impact, and complex reporting requirements.

ASSP Foundation to create groundbreaking educational framework

PARK RIDGE, IL (Oct. 25, 2022) — The American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) Foundation aims to break new ground in the way it helps occupational safety and health professionals advance their careers and better protect workers. The Foundation seeks volunteers for a task force that will develop a comprehensive educational framework to support safety […]

ORIGAMI RISK PARTNERS WITH STP TO MAKE REGULATORY COMPLIANCE AND AUDIT CONTENT ACCESSIBLE THROUGH ORIGAMI’S EHS PLATFORM

CHICAGO, Illinois and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Canada, October 20, 2022 – Origami Risk and STP ComplianceEHS (STP) today announced they are collaborating to make STP’s regulatory compliance and related audit content accessible through the Origami environment, health and safety (EHS) platform. Notably, EHS professionals, risk, and other executives using Origami’s EHS platform are able to […]

Emerging Cannabis Trends in Today’s Environment

With some form of cannabis now legal in the majority of the United States, employers are left to question if they should even continue screening for cannabis in their workplaces. This article will cover a number of questions that employers may face in today’s ever-changing workplace environment.

ASSP Foundation receives second grant to advance workplace safety

PARK RIDGE, IL (Sept. 26, 2022) — The American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) Foundation has received a second Susan Harwood education and training grant for $159,967 from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), directly supporting the ASSP Foundation’s development of free workplace safety and health instructional materials on combatting […]

Tips to Build a Hand Safety Program That Reduces Injuries

Every year, millions of workers get injured on the job, and a significant number of reported occupational injuries are hand related. The good news is that hand injuries are the number one preventable industrial accident across all industries. So, if hand injuries are so preventable, why are they so common? And how have some companies reduced their hand injuries by 50, even 90 percent?