China’s staggering coal consumption, GAO report on agency response to public feedback, Chemical Safety Board secutiry 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:

  • Government Accountability Office (GAO) report shows lacking response to public feedback on regulations among government agencies. 
  • Chemical Safety Board calls for tighter security.
  • China’s staggering coal consumption stats, and more.

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Until next week, enjoy the program!

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GAO report on safety incentive programs, OSHA’s new whistleblower committee, report on safety inspections and bottom lines, and more on EHS This Week

This week Kristy and I discuss interesting news on the effects of safety incentive programs, the fascinating impact of OSHA safety inspections on both the safety performance and bottom lines of organizations, OSHA’s new whistleblower protection advisory committee, and more.

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