TestAmerica is hosting a free webinar on “Improving the Quality of Industrial Hygiene Air Sampling Data Through Proper Field Practices” on September 20. The webinar will be presented by Mike McGee, CIH and will provide a basic overview on improving the quality of IH data and avoiding common pitfalls.
The Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals is a system for standardizing and harmonizing the classification and labeling of chemicals. The GHS provides 3 basic elements for classification and labeling:
Define health, physical & environmental hazards Classify the hazards Communicate the hazards throughout the workforce via labels and Safety Data Sheets (SDS) – note: comparison of [...]
OSHA invites interested parties to participate in a Web Chat on June 28, 2010 at 1 pm ET on the workplace hazards of combustible dust. OSHA plans to use the information gathered in response to this Web Chat in developing a proposed standard for combustible dust.
Participants are requested to provide their name, affiliation, and [...]
Scott Schneider, director of safety for the Laborers’ Health and Safety Fund of North America and chairman of the work group that developed the New ANSI A10.47 Standard, provided a detailed overview, via a webinar, about this new standard on “Work Zone Safety for Highway Construction”. This comprehensive standard, effective February 24, 2010, covers practices [...]
Information provided by OHSonline.com
Register today to attend one of the most comprehensive health & safety events of the season – from the convenience of your own office!
Don’t miss this exclusive opportunity to experience our free virtual expo area and learn firsthand from leaders in the health and safety industry about the key trends [...]
The University of North Carolina, Occupational Safety and Health Education and Research Center, is offering an almost free (only $6) webinar on “The Changing Face of Indoor Air Quality.” The webinar will be conducted Wednesday, February 3, 2010 from 1:00pm to 2:30pm ET. Guest speaker will be Dr. Wayne Thomann, Director Occupational and Environmental Safety [...]
OSHA’s HAZCOM standard (29 CFR 1910.1200) for General Industry was the 3rd most cited standard for fiscal year 2009. With so many citations, why aren’t more companies getting the message and achieving compliance? Grainger, in association with Bureau Veritas, has produced a very informative webinar on the HAZCOM standard, the top 5 citations related to [...]
Tomorrow, Dec. 2nd at 12PM-1PM EST, the IAQ Learning Institute of Pure Air Control Services is conducting a FREE webinar on IAQ/Mold 101 Remediation.
RU’s/CEU’s are available. This course has already been approved by the ACAC.
SIEMENS put together an excellent webinar regarding compliance with OSHA regulations and the NFPA with regard to Arc Flash safety.
The objectives of the webinar include:
Addressing the topic of arc flashes Providing direction to individuals responsible for maintaining a safe work environment and complying with regulations and standards Understanding the basics of arc [...]
The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) has launched a free e-course (approximately 30 minutes in length) entitled the Business Case for Health & Safety. The course (i.e. information session) can be viewed at anytime.
(HERE is a direct link to the course in English)
The goal of the Business Case for [...]