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  • Pulsar Instruments and Interserve collaborate on noise safety system

    Leading noise measurement products manufacturer, Pulsar Instruments, has launched a transportable noise safety system, developed in partnership with Interserve Construction Limited, to be used at live construction environments. Interserve contacted Pulsar Instruments as it was looking to identify problems with operatives and activities that can lead to noise-induced hearing loss in a ...


    By Pulsar Instruments plc

  • Partech Service Carlsberg Brewery Drain Monitoring Systems at Northampton

    There are three drain monitoring systems installed on the Northampton site which are serviced quarterly by Partech Engineers. There are regulations set by government entities to protect life and the environment and so the systems are in place to monitor for accidental contamination spillage making it’s way down the drains and into the River Nene. The systems installed on the site are able ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • New Hill, EPA, & Industry Speakers Confirmed for `TSCA Reform: One Year Later` June 2017

    Join the Environmental Law Institute (ELI) and the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health for a day-long conference exploring the federal government’s implementation of the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act, which significantly amended the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) just over one year after it was signed ...


    By Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

  • Leading with Safety: Creating Lasting Change

    When leaders gain fluency around safety, companies see injury rates drop, employee commitment increases, and overall production improves. How can you as a leader effectively use safety as a catalyst to achieve other operational benefits? Join the ...


    By DEKRA Insight

  • Leading Health & Safety trainer qualifiers as Barrister

    A senior tutor at the leading health and safety training provider Woodland Grange has qualified as a barrister. Andrew Ashford, who joined the Leamington Spa-based centre in 2004, was called to the Bar by the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple at the end of July: he is believed to be the only full time health and safety trainer to have this qualification. At Woodland Grange, Andrew has been ...


  • The EU Takes the Lead on Nuclear Safety with the Amendment to the Nuclear Safety Directive

    The EU's new Nuclear Safety Directive was adopted today by the Council. It provides more power and independence for national regulatory authorities, a high-level EU-wide safety objective, and a European system of peer reviews. It will also introduce periodic national safety assessments and on-site emergency preparedness and response arrangements. In addition, it increases transparency and ...


    By Europa Press Room

  • EPA Inspectors to Focus on Lead Paint Safety in St. Louis

    St. Louis, as the nation’s “Gateway to the West,” is a city known worldwide for its rich history. Unfortunately, part of that history can be hazardous to the health of St. Louis families – especially young children. Such hazards come from exposure to toxic lead, hidden in old paint and other materials contained in older homes, child care facilities, and other older ...

  • Ethernet Connectivity Added to Industry-Leading Fire- and Gas-Safety System Controller

    For Immediate Release           Contact:  Katherine Boosalis                                                                +1 ...

  • SgurrEnergy’s Garry Campbell joins world’s leading professional health and safety body

    SgurrEnergy, part of Wood Group’s clean energy business, bolstered its credentials when one of its employees was invited to join the world’s leading professional health and safety body. The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) last month welcomed Health and Safety Team Leader Garry Campbell to its Offshore Group Committee. IOSH is ...


    By SgurrEnergy Ltd.

  • Leading Lead Laboratory Helps Building Owners with New EPA Lead Regulations

    EMSL Analytical offers lead testing solutions to environmental professionals, the general public and property owners and managers to comply with the EPA’s RRP lead requirements. Cinnaminson, NJ, October 6th, 2010 The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) states that, “Childhood lead poisoning remains a major environmental health problem in the U.S." ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Are you leading...or lagging? Revolutionizing safety performance in Oil and Gas

    So, you're tracking safety performance. Great. What metrics are you tracking? Are you measuring the right elements of your safety program? What are your metrics telling you? In short: are you leading, or lagging? If you can't answer these questions, join us for ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • All roads lead to Rome

    Global leading recruitment consultancy supports an employee as he runs the Rome Marathon in March in the efforts to raise money for cancer charities.Allen & York - specialists in the Natural & Built Environment, Energy, Waste, Health & Safety and Engineering sectors – are helping to support ‘Sophie’s Legacy’.Sophie Drury, an inspirational lady now known nationwide, fought ovarian ...


  • Lead Free Renovations

    This spring, dear friends of mine renovated an old house. Because they are committed to recycling wherever possible, they saved the old doors and decided to refinish them themselves. In a bare patch of their backyard, they merrily stripped and sanded 14 layers of paint off the old doors, marvelling at the many colours the house had gone through over the century. It was a dusty task, but they ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Energy Solutions leads the way!

    Energy Solutions 2010 is set to address the growing requirements of energy management professionals by incorporating new and innovative feature areas. Taking place from 6-7 October at London Olympia and produced in association with the Energy Institute, Energy Solutions is the UK’s fastest growing energy management event having witnessed a record 31% growth last year including a 18%* growth ...

  • EHSQ community - leading people safely

    This week Brian Fielkow and James T. Schultz discuss leading people safely through the business battlefield of safety. We invite you to join our Environmental, Health and Safety, and Quality professional community, and share your knowledge with other members. Leading People Safely – The Webinar with ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • Leading the Way in Progressive Aboriginal Relations

    The Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB) has announced this year’s results of the Progressive Aboriginal Relations (PAR) program — the first and only corporate responsibility assurance program in the world with an emphasis on Aboriginal relations. The Awards were presented at the CCAB’s 12th Annual Vancouver Gala on September 25, 2014 at the Pan Pacific Hotel, ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Lead Poisoning Prevention Week Recognized by Nation’s Premier Lead Testing Laboratory

    EMSL Analytical offers lead testing solutions to property owners and environmental professional to help prevent lead poisoning. In April 2010, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published its Lead Renovation Repair and Painting Rule to reduce contamination associated with the removal of lead-based paint chips and dust generated when homes are remodeled. The rule requires training and ...


    By EMSL Analytical, Inc.

  • Det-Tronics Adds Ethernet Connectivity to Industry-Leading Fire- and Gas-Safety System Controller

    Detector Electronics Corp. (Det-Tronics) announces the addition of an Ethernet/Modbus TCP/IP interface board option on the Eagle Quantum Premier® (EQP) fire- and gas-safety controller, allowing the controller to communicate with other devices on the Ethernet Local Area Network. Det-Tronics, the global leader in fire- and gas-safety systems, is a part of UTC Building & Industrial Systems, ...

  • Safety hazards at Salisbury, Mass., manufacturer lead to $93,200 in US Department of Labor OSHA fines

    Workers at a Salisbury manufacturing plant were at risk of being caught in machinery or crushed, based on findings in an inspection by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Andover Healthcare Inc., a maker of coated fabrics and adhesives for the health care industry, faces $93,200 in proposed fines for two repeat and seven serious violations. OSHA's ...

  • CDC Revises Lead Poisoning Guidelines as Lead Expert Responds to Help Children

    Earlier this month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) revised their lead poisoning guidelines.  The CDC basically cut in half the amount of lead found in children’s blood between the ages of 1 and 5 that will now trigger monitoring and other actions.   According to the CDC, the new lead guidelines will increase the patient population to over 440,000 ...


    By Cochrane & Associates, LLC

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