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While the effects of the recent 16-day government shutdown are still being determined on a broad scale, a second OSH-related federal agency is showing signs of a significant lessening of activity during that time.
Aaron Trippler called it: OSHA is extending the public comment period for for its proposed silica standard. The Government Affairs Director for the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) had said that even before the government shutdown shortened the comment period, some stakeholders felt that 90 days was too short a time period, given the complexity of the proposal.
OSHA’s renewed focus on outdated permissible exposure limits (PELs) is drawing praise from the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA), which vowed to support the agency in its effort to address the problem.
Maureen O’Donnell, CIH, an industrial hygienist at OSHA’s Office of Health Enforcement, has been elected vice president of the Academy of Industrial Hygiene (AIH).
The deadline for AIHce 2014 + Stewardship technical presentation proposals has been extended to Monday, September 16 at 5:00 p.m. ET.
Those interested in being a presenter at the American Industrial Hygiene Conference and Expo (AIHce) in San Antonio, Texas in 2013 need to submit their Professional Development Course (PDC) proposal by September 1st.
ISHN Chief Editor Dave Johnson is the subject of a Thought Leaders Project video produced by the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA). The project highlights the contributions of industrial hygienists – and those who report on them – and captures the stories of influential AIHA members.
President Barack Obama has issued an Executive Order intended to improve chemical facility safety and security in coordination with owners and operators.
At AIHce 2013, AIHA Director of Government Affair Aaron Trippler gave an informal assessment of the political side of occupational safety and health, circa 2014. The reason nothing is getting done in DC is both parties have lost control of their members, said Trippler.
5,000+ professionals from the occupational and environmental health and safety (OEHS) world convene in Montreal starting today (Monday, May 20) for 74th annual American Industrial Hygiene Conference and Exposition (AIHce). The conference and trade show takes place at the Montreal Convention Center until Thursday, May 23.