Occupational noise exposures represent an important but under-recognized cause of disease and disability in the United States. Now titled as Audible Sound, the ACGIH® Threshold Limit Values for Physical Agents (TLV®-PA) Committee has proposed a revision to the TLV® for Noise. Read More
The benefits of creating a proactive approach to Industrial Hygiene (IH) concerns goes beyond reactive assessments and lowering the incident/injury rate. In a proactive approach, IH professionals dedicate their time and energy into understanding and evaluating hazards and risks, and taking actions and assigning controls to prevent injuries and exposures. Read More
Zika Virus: An Emerging Infectious Disease, Epidemiology, Risks and Prevention in the Workplace will present the history and evolution of the Zika Virus including understanding the geographic areas and populations at risk, the epidemiology of the disease, modes of transmission, case definitions, clinical presentation, health effects, surveillance and prevention in the workplace and in the community. Read More
On Demand David Crouch, a safety culture consultant with Caterpillar, recently completed three years of research and development to identify the key drivers of leadership excellence and validate the findings in the manufacturing, construction, energy and mining industries. The result is a methodology to assess current leadership capability and develop individual and organizational improvement plans.
On Demand This presentation is designed to highlight ways that construction sites can always be “OSHA Inspection” ready. OSHA top 10 citations will be discussed along with ways to NOT be in those statistics.
On Demand In May of 2016, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) released a final rule which will require employers in certain industries to electronically submit injury and illness recordkeeping data to OSHA starting in 2017. This webinar will outline key deadlines for data submission and explore the ways in which the ruling will impact your organization’s recordkeeping.
The American Society of Safety Engineers is offering a virtual symposium to help occupational safety and health professionals better understand the sweeping changes OSHA recently made to its final rule on Walking-Working Surfaces and Personal Fall Protection standards in relation to slip, trip and fall hazards. Read More
Hood Design and Flow Characteristics is a webinar that will explore the types and characteristics of different styles of hoods commonly employed in industry. The presentation will include the definitions of terms applied to hoods, the application of different styles of hoods, and the limitations and advantages of their use. Read More
This seminar will explore the evolution of FR clothing and the “engineering” of flame resistant properties into fabrics. We will address the pros and cons of current FR fabrics, and how various factors—including regulations and enforcement—have impacted the evolution of FR Clothing. We will also take a look at the future of FR and how new science is revolutionizing the technology. Read More