Major Changes Proposed for the PSM Standard: OSHA Issues Request for Comments on 14 Potential Revisions That Could Alter Industry Practices

OSHA is seeking public comment on fourteen significant changes it is considering making to its Process Safety Management (PSM) standard, plus potential updates to its Explosives and Blasting Agents, Flammable Liquids, and Spray Finishing standards. The request is in response to Executive Order 13650, which directed OSHA and several other federal agencies to improve chemical … Continue reading Major Changes Proposed for the PSM Standard: OSHA Issues Request for Comments on 14 Potential Revisions That Could Alter Industry Practices

Solar Panels Growing Hazard for Firefighters

Concerns over electrocution and a lack of roof access hampered firefighting efforts at Dietz & Watson blaze By Vince Lattanzio |  Tuesday, Sep 3, 2013 Firefighters battling the massive 11-alarm blaze at the Dietz & Watson distribution center in South Jersey faced an unlikely foe during the fight -- solar panels. A solar array with … Continue reading Solar Panels Growing Hazard for Firefighters

Fire Prevention Weekly Update – November 14, 2012

Campaigns / Other Fire Prevention Efforts Carbon Monoxide Exposures Inspections/Code enforcement Smoke Alarms Sprinklers Wildland Fire Safety Fire safety tips and reminders Other Safety News Smoke Alarm Saves Sprinkler Saves International News Campaigns/ Other Fire Safety Activities Hundreds attend WISH-TV Fire Safety Event (Indiana) Fremont Fire Department seeking volunteers for smoke detector program Promoting prevention … Continue reading Fire Prevention Weekly Update – November 14, 2012

Fire Prevention Weekely Update – October 11, 2012

    Campaigns / Other Fire Prevention Efforts Campus Fire Safety Inspections/Code enforcement Smoke Alarms Sprinklers Wildland Fire Safety Fire safety tips and reminders Other Safety News Smoke Alarm Saves Sprinkler Saves International News Campaigns/ Other Fire Safety Activities Sherman firefighters entertain kids for fire safety (Texas) Firefighters Remind Homeowners To Check Smoke Detectors (Illinois) … Continue reading Fire Prevention Weekely Update – October 11, 2012

Fire Prevention Weekly Update – September 24, 2012

Campaigns / Other Fire Prevention Efforts Campus Fire Safety Inspections/Code enforcement Smoke Alarms Sprinklers Wildland Fire Safety Fire safety tips and reminders Other Safety News Smoke Alarm Saves Sprinkler Saves International News Links to Fire Prevention-related news articles - Updated 09/24/2012 Campaigns/ Other Fire Prevention Activities Thousands of smoke detectors donated (Connecticutt) Kids can tour … Continue reading Fire Prevention Weekly Update – September 24, 2012

Fire Prevention Weekly Update – September 6, 2012

Campaigns / Other Fire Prevention Efforts Campus Fire Safety Inspections/Code enforcement Smoke Alarms Sprinklers Wildland Fire Safety Fire safety tips and reminders Other Safety News Smoke Alarm Saves Sprinkler Saves International News Links to Fire Prevention-related news articles - Updated 09/04/2012 Campaigns/ Other Fire Prevention Activities Marion Fire Department provides safety kits to kindergarteners (Iowa) … Continue reading Fire Prevention Weekly Update – September 6, 2012

OSHA QuickTakes – August 31, 2012

  August 31, 2012 · Volume 11, Issue 19 A twice monthly e-news product with information about workplace safety and health. In this issue OSHA cites company after June heat fatality in New Jersey Monro Muffler Brake reaches agreement with OSHA to protect workers against hydraulic lift hazards at multiple company locations North Carolina OSHA … Continue reading OSHA QuickTakes – August 31, 2012

Case Count Rises To 393 in 27 States In Salmonella Tuna Outbreak

CDC: 390 Sickened in 27 States and District of Columbia by News Desk | Jun 21, 2012 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released the following update Thursday: The CDC reports a total of 390 persons infected with the outbreak strains of Salmonella Bareilly (376 persons) or Salmonella Nchanga (14 persons) have been reported … Continue reading Case Count Rises To 393 in 27 States In Salmonella Tuna Outbreak

Job Opening! Network Health & Safety Program Manager – New Jersey

Note: Contact Recruiter Directly! Our client is a growing provider of communications operating a sophisticated nationwide wireless voice and data network that is constantly evolving. With years of growth from profitable operations, a leadership team that is second to none, and a business plan that includes serious network and service growth, the company has opportunities … Continue reading Job Opening! Network Health & Safety Program Manager – New Jersey