Increase in Traffic Deaths, Toyota Targets Zero Carbon Emissions and More!

On this week’s edition of EHS This Week we’ve got the week’s top stories in environment, health and safety news:

  • Expanded Federal Oversight of Metro Safety
  • DOT’s new Registration Requirement for Unmanned Aircrafts
  • Traffic Deaths on the rise
  • Toyota Targets Zero Carbon Emissions by 2050

Remember to write us with your suggestions, questions and comments. Also, if you are an industry expert and ever want to take part in the program, we’d love to have you. Until next week, enjoy the program!

EHS This Week Resources

For more information on the stories and resources mentioned in this week’s podcast, check out the links below.

  • Expanded Federal Oversight of Metro Safety. Click here
  • DOT’s new registration requirement for unmanned aircrafts. Click here
  • Increase in traffic deaths worldwide.Click here
  • Toyota targets zero carbon emissions. Click here
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Airport Safety Week, FAA Studies Air Traffic Controller Fatigue and More!

On this week’s edition of EHS This Week we’ve got the week’s top stories in environment, health and safety news:

  • Airports Safety Week
  • FAA study conducted by NASA on Air Traffic Controllers and Chronic Fatigue
  • Safety concerns raised after Pearson runway accident

Remember to write us with your suggestions, questions and comments. Also, if you are an industry expert and ever want to take part in the program, we’d love to have you. Until next week, enjoy the program!

EHS This Week Resources

For more information on the stories and resources mentioned in this week’s podcast, check out the links below.

  • Canadian Airports Launch First Ever Airports Safety Week. Click here
  • FAA study conducted by NASA on Air Traffic Controllers and Chronic Fatigue.Click here
  • 18 Year Old in Critical Condition After Runway Incident. Click here
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FAA Launches Fly Safe Campaign, Pope Francis’ Encyclical and More!

On this week’s edition of EHS This Week we’ve got the week’s top stories in environment, health and safety news:

  • FAA Launches Fly Safe Campaign
  • Pope Francis Releases Encyclical on Climate and Environment
  • Update from the Oil and Gas Industry

Remember to write us with your suggestions, questions and comments. Also, if you are an industry expert and ever want to take part in the program, we’d love to have you. Until next week, enjoy the program!

EHS This Week Resources

For more information on the stories and resources mentioned in this week’s podcast, check out the links below.

  • FAA Launches Fly Safe Campaign. Click here
  • What you need to know about Pope Francis’ Encyclical. Click here.
  • COP 21 Paris, Climate Change Conference. Click here
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OSHA’s HazCom Requirements, FAA to Study Pilot’s Mental Health and More!

On this week’s edition of EHS This Week we’ve got the week’s top stories in environment, health and safety news:

  • Campbell’s Soup Expands Fertilizer Optimization Programs
  • OSHA’s Revised HazCom Requirements Now in Effect
  • Aviation Experts to Study Pilots’ Emotional, Mental Health

Remember to write us with your suggestions, questions and comments. Also, if you are an industry expert and ever want to take part in the program, we’d love to have you. Until next week, enjoy the program!

EHS This Week Resources

For more information on the stories and resources mentioned in this week’s podcast, check out the links below.

  • Campbell Soup Company joins EDF initiative to reduce environmental impact of food production. Click here
  • OSHA Hazard Communication Standard Website. Click here.
  • FAA Will Study Pilots’ Mental Health. Click here
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Yellow Stone Oil Spill Threatens Drinking Water, OSHA’s Most Cited Standards and More!

On this week’s edition of EHS This Week we’ve got the week’s top stories in environment, health and safety news:

  • Auto Industry Teams up with EPA for Voluntary Initiative
  • Yellowstone Oil Spill Threatens Drinking Water in Montana
  • FAA Issues Warning about E-cigarettes
  • OSHA’s Most Cited Standards and their Economic Impact on Businesses

Remember to write us with your suggestions, questions and comments. Also, if you are an industry expert and ever want to take part in the program, we’d love to have you. Until next week, enjoy the program!

EHS This Week Resources

For more information on the stories and resources mentioned in this week’s podcast, check out the links below.

  • Auto Industry teams up with EPA for Voluntary Initiative. Click here
  • Yellowstone Oil Spill Update. Click here.
  • FAA issues warning about E-cigarettes. Click here
  • OSHA’s Most Cited Standards and their Economic Impact on Businesses Infographic. Click here
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OSHA enforcement vs. incident rates, airline attendant safety, Doha climate talks and more on EHS This Week

On this week’s edition of EHS This Week we’ve got the week’s top stories in environment, health and safety news:

  • The correlation between higher OSHA enforcement areas and injury and illness rates.
  • A proposal to increase safety for airline attendants.
  • Doha climate talks and more.

Remember to write us with your suggestions, questions and comments at paul@ehsthisweek.com. Also, if you are an industry expert and ever want to take part in the program, we’d love to have you. 

Until next week, enjoy the program!

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Intelex partners with airport experts to develop comprehensive FAA SMS solution

Intelex has long had a presence in the aviation and aerospace sector. It’s a presence that is about to get a lot bigger thanks to a unique alliance with two aviation experts. Intelex has partnered with SITA, a global IT provider to the air transport industry, and JDA, a leader in aviation safety, certification and compliance services, to develop a complete airport safety management solution.

This robust solution will help airports achieve complete, effortless compliance with a key regulation that has been top-of-mind for most businesses in the sector lately: the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Part 139 SMS rule, due later this year. This mandate, which will affect more than 540 commercial airports across the United States, essentially requires airports to implement a safety management system (SMS). When the mandate comes into force, airports will have about 18 to 24 months to roll out a complete SMS solution.

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FAA regs, EPA’s emissions battles, OSHA citations and more on EHS This Week

In this episode of EHS This Week, Kristy and I discuss top stories from the world of environment, health and safety news for the past seven days, including OSHA citations, FAA pilot training rule updates, EPA GHG lawsuits and more.

We also have a Site Shoutout to the incredible GoodGuide.com, an excellent resource for evaluating sustainable and ethical supply chains of companies and products.

Come back on a weekly basis or subscribe for our rundown of the week’s top EHS Stories.

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FAA Modernization, OHSA’s GHS implementation, regulations.gov overhaul and more on EHS This Week

In this episode of EHS This Week, Kristy and I discuss top stories from the world of environment, health and safety news for the past seven days, including OSHA citations, a milestone for GHS implementation, FAA modernization and more.

Come back on a weekly basis or subscribe for our rundown of the week’s top EHS Stories.

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