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  • Crane Safety: awareness raising resources

    Construction accidents are far more frequent than people use to think. Large numbers of all reported incidents are crane-related and therefore, raising awareness is fundamental to prevention of future injuries and fatalities in the construction sector. Find here some good resources on crane safety: An extensive guide and infographic ...

  • Louisiana Flooding Prompts Safety Awareness

    Following the recent Louisiana Flooding, emergency workers, various employers, and countless public volunteers have begun the massive task of cleanup and recovery throughout the state. The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has begun an effort to raise awareness and maintain compliance with national safety and ...


    By OSHA Pros USA

  • Be aware of copies

    Imitations can be a problem for any original equipment manufacturer and Markleen is no exception. We would like to make clear to all our customers that Markleen does not make equipment for any other brands, and our products can only be obtained through our network of authorised distributors. Markleen is a leading designer and manufacturer of oil spill response equipment, but only those products ...

  • National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

    The White House has designated October as National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) in which the Department of Energy (DOE) joins the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and others across the country to support this initiative and amplify the “Stop. ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Safety Training Tool kit – 2016 noise awareness courses announced

    From new dates, group tuition to bespoke training, see what Pulsar Instruments’ training team can offer you. We’ve just launched our new one day noise at work awareness course programme for 2016 and have a selection of training dates at various locations across the UK. Noise at Work awarenesstraining helps health and safety professionals keep ...


    By Pulsar Instruments plc

  • Increasing Awareness and Stricter Law Enforcement Stimulates Fire and Safety Market in India

    The growing economy as well as an expanding construction sector provides a strong platform for investments in the Indian fire and safety market. The increasing number of fire accidents across the country is also highlighting the need for better safety standards and equipments across end-user sectors, especially in government offices, schools, colleges, and public places such as railway stations ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Health and Safety Awareness Training Now Available for Ontario Supervisors

    The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) has developed an e-course to help Ontario supervisors learn about Ontario’s Occupational Health and Safety Act and how it affects their role as a supervisor. Under the new Occupational Health and Safety Awareness and Training regulation of the Occupational Health and Safety Act, which comes into force on July 1, 2014, all ...

  • Marketing the Industrial Hygiene Profession & the CIH Program Increases Health & Safety Awareness

    The industrial hygiene profession has a long history of helping to protect and enhance the health and safety of people at work and in their communities. In fact, the term “industrial hygiene” gained popularity back in the early 1900s with the formation of the Industrial Hygiene Section of the American Public Health Association.    ...

  • Be aware of electrical hazards in office settings

    The Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) is encouraging employers to promote electrical safety this May, which is National Electrical Safety Month, by increasing employee awareness of the electrical hazards that may exist in an office setting. The modern office environment has changed dramatically in recent years as a result of new office technologies and an increased reliance on ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • Increasing asbestos awareness as a preventative measure

    Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral known for its durability and fire-resistant properties. In the past, the substance has been used in a wide variety of building materials, including insulation products, siding, cements, flooring and roofing, to name a few. When asbestos-containing materials become damaged or disturbed, toxic asbestos fibers can be released into the air. If these ...


  • Eaton and Electrical Safety Foundation International Stress Awareness of Effective Anti-Counterfeiting Measures During National Electrical Safety Month

    Power management company Eaton today joined with the Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) to encourage workplaces in the electrical industry to join the dialogue about counterfeit electrical products during National Electrical Safety Month this May. The educational collaboration is part of an ongoing effort to build understanding and awareness of the danger and economic risks posed ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Stay Aware of Noise Levels at Work, Stay Compliant

    Serving the manufacturing, engineering, maintenance, construction, printing, catering, transport and entertainment industries in the UK and in over 40 countries, from small family businesses to large multi-national PLCs, Pulsar have a cost effective noise monitoring solution for you. Our noise measurement products are above all affordable, robust, easy ...


    By Pulsar Instruments plc

  • PEC Premier Adds SEMS Awareness to SafeGulf Training

    SEMS awareness training is now available as a part of the SafeGulf offshore safety orientation program. On January 1st, PEC Premier added a Safety and Environmental Management System module to its one-day Basic Safety Orientation and its three-day Core safety training course, meaning that both will now meet the new requirements for SafeGulf. The company is also offering stand-alone SEMS training ...


    By PRWeb

  • AEM Releases New Underground Utility Awareness Video

    “Everyone has a part to play” to help ensure underground utility safety and damage prevention. That’s the message of a new video and related online and print resources from the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM). “Contractors, manufacturers and dealers all play a critical role in keeping our communities safe when it comes to underground utility awareness,” ...

  • Healthcare Facilities need to be Aware of Microbial Pathogens

    Countless people live productive and fulfilling lives with immune systems that are weakened due to inherited genetic defects, physical conditions, illnesses, past medical procedures or because of prescription drugs taken for various reasons.  These individuals need to be especially aware of common microbial pathogens that are often found all around us.   These pathogens may include ...


    By Clark Seif Clark Inc.

  • Brand New Noise Awareness Course Programme Launched

    Following last year’s tremendous success, Pulsar Instruments plc are launching a new training programme for its popular noise awareness courses.  The ‘one day events’ are designed for professionals from any background seeking an understanding of the key issues relating to the measurement ...


    By Pulsar Instruments plc

  • Esri press announces enabling comprehensive situational awareness

    Enabling Comprehensive Situational Awareness, the latest book from Esri Press, describes the benefits of integrating a geographic information system (GIS) with an emergency management common operating platform (COP). The book explains how enabling a COP with the ability to analyze location-based ...


    By Esri

  • Asthma Awareness Month and Mitigating Occupational Asthma Triggers

    The entire month of May has been designated as Asthma Awareness Month and May 2nd was World Asthma Day. The World Health Organization (WHO) reports that between 100 and 150 million people across the globe have asthma. In the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) states that over 24 million people have the lung disease and 9 people die from it each day. The agency ...

  • Intelex Blog: Kickstart HACCP Plan, Steelworker Safety, Work Zone Awareness Week

    On this week’s edition of EHS This Week we’ve got the week’s top stories in environment, health and safety news: Wisconsin salami business creates first HACCP plan through Kickstarter OSHA revises standards for electric power generation, transmission and distribution ...


    By Intelex Technologies Inc.

  • Markes International launches analytical chemistry awareness campaign

    Markes International (Llantrisant, UK), in association with Exterion Media (UK) Ltd, is launching a major digital poster campaign to highlight the value of the analytical chemistry industry to society. Delivered via digital posters on railway platforms in the UK between London Paddington and Swansea, the campaign will run for 10 days from 29 June, and is part of a drive by Markes to explain to ...


    By Markes International Ltd

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