OSHA chemical exposure rules criticized, Government shutdown aftermath, new HAZCOM standards 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:

  • OSHA chemical exposure rules criticized
  • Government shutdown aftermath
  • New HAZCOM standards, and more.

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!

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OSHA update, Safer regulations for chemical processes, Bring your gun to work laws, 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:

  • OSHA update
  • Safer regulations for chemical processes
  • Bring your gun to work laws, and more.

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!

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UK injury reporting changes, OSHA’s proposed silica rule, Reducing food waste during holidays, 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:

  • UK injury reporting changes
  • OSHA’s proposed silica rule
  • Jellyfish close Swedish nuclear plant, and more.

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!

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National Safety Council: Leading Safety into the Future

Intelex is in Chicago this week for the National Safety Council (NSC) Congress & Expo. The annual NSC event has an impressive history that began more than 100 years ago, and features plenty of educational and networking opportunities for the attendees. This year it’s being held at McCormick Place, the convention center with the largest amount of exhibit space in the country! With more than 12,000 safety, health and environmental professionals participating, you can bet this will be another year to remember.

This conference also marks a first for Intelex, as we take our popular podcast EHS This Week on the road! Be sure to stop by Booth #4141 and say “Hi” to Kristy, Intelex’s VP of Marketing, who will be recording live from the expo floor. The conference theme this year is “Leading Safety into the Future” and Kristy is hoping to chat with industry experts about their … Read more...

Billions lost due to absenteeism, Reduction in child labour, Pregnant Workers Fairness Act, 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:

  • Billions lost due to absenteeism
  • Reduction in child labour
  • Pregnant Workers Fairness Act, and more.

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!

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Wal-Mart and OSHA reach settlement, The cost of smoking employees, Sweden’s demand for garbage, 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:

  • Wal-Mart and OSHA reach settlement
  • The cost of smoking employees
  • Sweden’s demand for garbage, and more.

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!

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NIOSH and OSHA issue Hazard on 1-Bromopropane, Safety Stand-Down for August 6th, EPA changes in Clean Water Act, 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:

  • NIOSH and OSHA issue Hazard on 1-Bromopropane
  • Safety Stand-Down for August 6th
  • EPA changes in Clean Water Act, and more.

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!

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Train crash in Spain leaves 80 dead, US Postal Service avoids $3 million fine, The high cost of slips, trips and falls, 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:

  • Train crash in Spain leaves 80 dead
  • US Postal Service avoids $3 million fine
  • The high cost of slips, trips and falls, and more.

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!

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School lunch in India poisons 23 children, OSHA launches health care ergonomics campaign, Largest urban rooftop solar program in US, 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:

  • School lunch in India poisons 23 children
  • OSHA launches health care ergonomics campaign
  • Largest urban rooftop solar program in US, and more.

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!

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Retailers set deadline to inspect clothing factories in Bangladesh, New OSHA national emphasis program on Isocyanate, Tragic week for transportation industry, 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:

  • Retailers set deadline to inspect clothing factories in Bangladesh
  • New OSHA national emphasis program on Isocyanates
  • Tragic week for transportation industry, and more.

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!

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