Does My Property Still Need An Asbestos Survey?

If your property was built prior to the 1980s, having an asbestos inspection performed seems like common sense. But what if your property was constructed later than that? Many believe that buildings constructed after the 1980s don't require asbestos inspections, but this is a common misconception. In fact, there are [...]

By |2023-12-27T16:22:02-05:00December 27, 2023||0 Comments

Asbestos And Your Responsibilities As a Building Owner

Take a dive into the specifics of the OSHA requirements for hazard communication regarding asbestos. The webinar will look to cover the specific duties of the building owners including employee and contractor notification, employee training and types of training options, signage and labeling requirements, the benefits of implementing an effective [...]

By |2022-08-17T15:10:58-04:00August 17, 2022||0 Comments

An Overview of Industrial Hygiene

Industrial hygiene also referred to as occupational hygiene, is defined as anticipating, recognizing, evaluating, and controlling health hazards in the workplace. The OSHA Act of 1970 set mandatory occupational safety and health requirements to protect employees from workplace hazards. What steps should an employer take to comply with OSHA? Every [...]

By |2022-08-18T08:37:18-04:00August 17, 2022|Due Diligence, News|0 Comments

Bringing the Heat: OSHA’s National Emphasis Program on Outdoor and Indoor Heat Related Hazards

OSHA is making heat illness and hazards a top priority with its Heat Hazard National Emphasis Program (NEP), which went into effect on April 8. The agency will conduct proactive inspections for heat-related hazards in “high-risk” industries, including a category that covers many facilities and construction sites. Assessing the Workplace [...]

By |2022-08-17T14:07:13-04:00August 17, 2022|News|0 Comments

Flammable Liquids: An Introduction

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) developed the flammable liquids standard to provide guidance on identifying, storing, and managing these materials. In 2012, OSHA revised the flammable liquids standard to incorporate the Globally Harmonized System (GHS). This revision changed the standard from “Flammable and Combustible Liquids” to “Flammable Liquids” [...]

By |2022-08-19T10:33:35-04:00August 17, 2022|Compliance, News|0 Comments

Bringing the Heat: OSHA’s National Emphasis Program on Outdoor and Indoor Heat Related Hazards

OSHA is making heat illness and hazards a top priority with its Heat Hazard National Emphasis Program (NEP), which went into effect April 8. The agency will conduct proactive inspections for heat-related hazards “high-risk” industries, including a category that covers many facilities. We will discuss the following topics relevant to [...]

By |2022-07-29T09:09:21-04:00July 29, 2022||0 Comments

When Asbestos Inspections Are Required

The EPA identified asbestos as a hazardous air pollutant back in March of 1971. Following its designation, the EPA published the Asbestos National Emission Standard for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) in April of 1973. This means the NESHAP regulation has been in effect for the past 40+ years and yet [...]

By |2021-10-21T09:56:34-04:00October 21, 2021||0 Comments

When Asbestos Inspections Are Required

The EPA identified asbestos as a hazardous air pollutant back in March of 1971. Following its designation, the EPA published the Asbestos National Emission Standard for Hazardous Air Pollutants (NESHAP) in April of 1973. This means the NESHAP regulation has been in effect for the past 40+ years and yet [...]

By |2021-10-21T09:56:34-04:00October 21, 2021||0 Comments

Flammables and Compressed Gases Best Management Practices

Flammables and compressed gases are two hazardous materials commonly found in nearly any facility.  From heavy industry, light industry and warehouses and nearly any facility resembling one of the three described.  Over the course of 30 years of experience best practices have changed as technology advanced. For example, a gasoline [...]

By |2021-10-18T09:53:57-04:00October 18, 2021|Compliance, News|0 Comments

Industrial Hygiene Sampling: Why, When, How, What If?

Dust, fumes, and other airborne hazards are ubiquitous among some industries. Following regulations that control airborne hazards can seem daunting especially in industries where dust and airborne chemicals are a virtually unavoidable result of their processes. Fortunately, industrial hygiene (IH) sampling (sometimes referred to as occupational hygiene sampling) is an [...]

By |2021-10-18T09:13:47-04:00October 18, 2021|Compliance, News|0 Comments
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