December 2019

2018 National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries

By |News, Regulations, Safety|

The Bureau of Labor Statistics’ (BLS) Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries Report, released today, shows the rate of fatal work injuries remained unchanged from 2017 to 2018. Data for calendar year 2019 is not yet available. Fatal Work Injury Rate [...]

November 2019

Asbestos Licensing Rules – What’s Coming

By |News, Uncategorized|

What does OAC Chapter 3745-22 cover? The rules in Ohio Administrative Code (OAC) Chapter 3745-22 establish Ohio's licensing, certification and approval requirements for business entities and individuals that are performing activities related to asbestos including contractors, training providers, supervisors, workers, [...]

September 2019

New Respirator Fit Protocols

By |Compliance, Employee, Health, News, Regulations, Safety|

WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) today issued a final rule that provides employers with two new fit testing protocols for ensuring that employees’ respirators fit properly. The new protocols are the [...]

August 2019

Transportation Canada’s Sandbox

By |Compliance, Environmental, News, Regulations|

The Department of Transportation is working with Transport Canada (TC) on TC’s 3-year sandbox electronic shipping papers program. During this time, various applications and devices will be used to replace the paper shipping documents required to travel with hazardous waste [...]