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  • FERC Requires Expanded Cyber Security Incident Reporting

    The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) today (7/19) directed the North American Electric Reliability Corp. (NERC) to develop, within six-months of the effective date of this final rule, modifications to the Critical Infrastructure Protection Reliability Standards to improve mandatory reporting of cyber security incidents, including attempts that might facilitate subsequent efforts to ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • FERC Proposes to Require Expanded Cyber Security Incident Reporting

    The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) recently (12/21) proposed development of a revised Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) Reliability Standard to improve mandatory reporting of cyber security incidents, including incidents that might facilitate future attempts to harm reliable operation of the ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Pipeline accidents now reportable online

    The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration has alerted operators of pipelines that carry gas and hazardous liquids to use the new online system for reporting incidents and accidents. PHMSA, a DOT agency, changed the reporting forms as of Jan. 1, 2010, and told operators to continue filing hard-copy reports until the online system was launched. The online system is available at ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • Webinar: Taking the Pain out of Injury & Illness Reporting

    Ensuring incident forms are accurate and completed on time is a challenging process for any business. Yet, in order to avoid fines, reduce the chance of costly lawsuits, and stabilize insurance premiums – not to mention proactively mitigate the occurrence of incidents in the future – it is imperative companies stay on top of incident reporting requirements. In this free 30-minute ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • Imagine: one-click OSHA form 300 and 300A reports…

    Most organizations waste days upon days preparing requisite safety incident logs, pushing and pulling data from paper-based forms, spreadsheets, and other siloed software products. A robust, electronic safety incident reporting process, however, will include configurable reporting tools that enable organizations to generate reports based on customized templates that address all safety reporting ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • USFA releases residential building electrical fires report

    The United States Fire Administration has issued a special report, part of its Topical Fire Report Series, examining the causes and characteristics of electrical fires that occur in residential buildings. An estimated 28,300 residential building electrical fires occur annually and cause 360 civilian deaths, 1,000 civilian injuries, and $995 million in direct loss. 'It is important for ...


    By US Fire Administration

  • Bloomberg BNA Releases New Edition of `Spill Reporting Procedures Guide`

    Bloomberg BNA has published the 2013 Edition of Spill Reporting Procedures ...


    By Bloomberg BNA

  • ESS' LATEST ESSENTIAL SUITE TM RELEASE STREAMLINES EH&S REPORTING

    Enhanced Essential Chemical InventoryT and Essential Compliance ManagerT modules improve workflow and regulatory information exchange TEMPE, Ariz. - March 9, 2005 ...


    By IHS Markit

  • LANGUAGE FUNCTIONALITY AND ADVANCED COMPLIANCE REPORTING INTRODUCED IN NEW ESSENTIAL SUITE SOFTWARE RELEASE FROM ESS

    Enhancements in Essential SuiteT (Version 6.3) eliminate language barriers, simplify work processes and enrich compliance reporting capabilities TEMPE, Ariz. -- February 14, 2006 -- ESS, the leading provider of Operational Risk Management software and services for Environmental, Health and Safety (EH&S) and Crisis Management, announced today that Essential SuiteT has been updated to include ...


    By IHS Markit

  • BNA Books` New 2011 Edition of `Spill Reporting Procedures Guide` Provides Complete Guidance for Control and Treatment of Accidental Spills

    ARLINGTON, Va., Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- BNA Books, a division of specialized news and information publisher BNA, announced today the publication of the  2011 Edition of Spill Reporting Procedures Guide, which has been an indispensable industry tool since 1984. ...


    By Bloomberg BNA

  • Webinar: The Hidden Cost of Hazards in Utilities

    The act of reporting an incident is just the first step in the entire incident lifecycle. How you manage the following steps will have a very significant impact on your business. Life After the Incident: Claims, Cases, Lost Time and the Hidden Cost of Hazards in Utilities, is a free 30-minute webinar hosted by Fraser Dickie and Graham Campbell, Intelex’s Energy and Utilities solutions ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • NL - Statistics on Occupational Diseases 2014

    'Statistics on Occupational Diseases 2014' is a report compiled by the Netherlands Center for Occupational Diseases (NCvB) and commissioned by the Dutch Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment (SZW). The report aims to provide an overview of the incidence of occupational diseases and their distribution within the sectors and occupations in the Netherlands in 2013. In addition to statistical ...

  • OSHA Increases Encouragement of Whistleblower Claims – What Employers Should Know

    On March 12 of this year OSHA issued a memorandum on "Employer Safety Incentive and Disincentive Policies & Practices" to address its increased focus on whistleblower enforcement. With this growing focus on embracing the whistleblower, employers must now ensure that they provide employees an avenue for reporting workplace incidents free of any negative repercussions and recognize that ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • Study identifies more than 6,000 spills at oil and gas fracking sites

    Hydraulic fracturing techniques have resulted in thousands of spills in four states over a 10-year period, a new study finds. Researchers at Duke University say they have identified at least 6,648 fracking-related spills in Colorado, Pennsylvania, New Mexico, and North Dakota between 2005 and 2014.  North Dakota was home to at least 4,453 incidents, or 67 percent of the spills that were ...

  • VelocityEHS Improves Industry’s Best EHS Mobile Experience with Launch of New Mobile Application

    VelocityEHS, the leading cloud environment, health, safety (EHS) and sustainability software provider, announced today that it has enhanced its EHS mobile experience with the launch of its next generation VelocityEHS mobile app with online/offline incident reporting capabilities. By putting incident reporting directly into the hands of workers, VelocityEHS is enabling ...


    By VelocityEHS

  • HSE concerned at continuing hydrocarbon releases offshore

    The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) today (Wednesday, 13th August, 2008) expressed concern at the continuing number of major and significant hydrocarbon releases in the offshore industry, often regarded as precursors to a major accident. Figures released by the HSE revealed that there had been no improvement in the number of this kind of incident during 2007/08. During the year, 517 dangerous ...

  • OSHA posting deadline is just one week away!

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requires that all employers with more than 10 employees post their Summary of Work-Related Injuries and Illnesses (OSHA 300A) where employees can see them from February 1 to April 30. With the deadline to complete this paperwork just a week away, employers are likely scrambling to compile all their incident reports for the year so that they ...

  • Faster response times on fly-tipping

    Local authorities could soon be required to provide information on how quickly they respond to reports of fly-tipping, if a new bill is passed. The bill was presented to the House of Commons on February 9 by Member of Parliament for Enfield North, Joan Ryan. Although local authorities now have increased powers to take action against fly-tippers Ryan feels that fly-tipping remains a big ...

  • Five Intelex users from Virgin Atlantic visit Toronto

    Last week, five employees from Virgin Atlantic Airways Ltd. (VAA) spent three days in Toronto for Intelex training. The group will be VAA's newest Intelex power users, helping to support the airline's companywide use of the Intelex system. Intelex Project Manager Anto Sandrasagra worked with VAA to create the training agenda, which was designed specifically for this group of users who are taking ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • Fleet safety is a number one priority for all sorts of fleets

    Fleet safety is a number one priority for all sorts of fleets — public transit, emergency, work and industrial, military vehicles and more. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), traffic fatalities in the U.S. jumped 7.7 percent in 2015 compared to the previous year. Further data indicates that 94 percent of crashes are tied to human error or faulty ...


    By FleetMind Solutions, Inc

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