80% of all large-scale incidents are traced back to failures in the execution of the Management of Change processes (as per Chemical Engineering Transactions (CET) published data). In view of the importance of effective implementation of MOC, organizations must evaluate each change considering the technical basis of the proposed change, the impact of change on Environmental Health & Safety, modification to operating procedures, duration of the change and authorization requirements for the proposed change.
Your workforce isn’t just sitting at a desk – they are out in the field and on the go. It can be overwhelming to make sure all employees are up-to-date on their training requirements and certifications. But the consequences of not doing so can put your company at risk. So how do you make sure that your company is meeting its regulatory compliance and training requirements?
Safety Culture 2018 brought together safety professionals and industry-leading speakers from around the country. If you weren’t able to join us in Atlanta, then this is the webinar for you! We’ll quickly cover the best takeaways from this year’s event.
Free Webinar: Beat the Heat While Wearing FR: Cold, Hard Facts to Keep You Cool Your sponsors: Extreme heat causes more deaths than any other weather-related hazard. In fact, each year more than 65,000 people seek medical treatment for extreme heat exposure. In this webinar, you’ll get the full picture of the dangers of heat […]
Free Webinar: Temporary Worker Safety & How to Avoid Risk Your sponsors: Join us on September 25th with Adele Abrams, a skilled safety professional and attorney as she addresses: How to select contractors who will not be “OSHA magnets”. OSHA’s expectations with temporary agencies on training, injury reporting, PPE provision, and hazard communication. Which industries […]
The use of contractors can be both a great opportunity and a challenge. Contractors and suppliers bring specialization of skills and equipment. However, they can also bring risk.
We all know it’s important to have a safe compliant workplace for our employees. But still, every 15 seconds a person dies from a workplace accident. In that same time, over 160 people are injured. How can you not only stay on top of regulatory compliance, but stay ahead of it?
Currently 30 states plus the District of Columbia have legalized medical marijuana use. However, the laws differ significantly, creating challenges for multi-state employers. Recent case law involving ADA complicates matters further.
You will be introduced to the regulations, the standards and the general “best practices” for implementing a FR/AR clothing program that are utilized in the Selection, Use, Care and Maintenance of FR/AR Garments for Arc Flash, Flash Fire hazards.
The dominant model for environmental safety and health has been focused on compliance. However, incidence rates have not improved for two or more decades. Safety professionals now know that a culture of safety can have a profound impact on employee safety, company profits, and overall safety compliance.