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  • SafetySkills®, an Online Health and Safety Training Provider, Implements a new Globally Harmonized System Training Course

    SafetySkills® has created a new course titled Globally Harmonized System to assist employees and managers with questions regarding the GHS classification system. Upon completion of this SafetySkills™ online health and safety training learning event, employees will demonstrate knowledge of the recently ...


    By SafetySkills

  • US health & safety agency offers US$6.7m in training grants

    The US Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced in the Federal Register that it is seeking applications for Susan Harwood Training Grants. OSHA awards funds to non-profit organizations to provide training and education programs for employers and employees on safety and health topics selected by OSHA. Nonprofit organizations, including community- and ...

  • Groundbreaking international training lab to strengthen food safety in U.S. and globally

    Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT) and the University of Maryland announced today they have formed a groundbreaking partnership to establish the first facility in the world to train scientists from foreign governments and manufacturers on the state-of-the-art methods of analysis that will help them meet U.S. food safety standards. Set to open next year, the International Food Safety Training ...


    By Waters Corporation

  • Spill Awareness and Response Training – The Importance of British Safety Industry Federation Accredited Training In ISO14001 Registration

    The British Safety Industry Federation have introduced an accreditation scheme for training courses for operatives in awareness and response to liquid spills.  These courses are increasingly popular among companies who have ISO 14001 Registration or who are aware of the increasing focus on best environmental practice.   Two companies who have usefully used such Training courses as ...


    By Fosse Liquitrol Limited

  • ISO 45001: Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

    It is expected that in October 2016 the new ISO 45001 will be published. This standard regarding Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems - Requirements will serve as an add-on to existing standards such as ISO 14001 and ISO 9001. It will take various national and international labor standards into account. ISO ...


    By EHS Insight

  • ISO 45001: Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems

    It is expected that in October 2016 the new ISO 45001 will be published. This standard regardingOccupational Health and Safety Management Systems - Requirements will serve as an add-on to existing standards such as ISO 14001 and ISO 9001. It will take various national and international labor standards into account. ISO 45001 will ...


    By EHS Insight

  • Training for Confined Spaces

    Are You Looking for Training for Confined Spaces? Fortunately, we’ve come a long way since miners risked their lives working in terrible conditions, usually in confined spaces. Over 90,000 people died or suffered injuries when working in mines in the UK from 1850 to 1914. If you work in confined spaces nowadays, you have electric lights, incredible safety equipment and, ...

  • Environmental Tectonics Corporation`s Simulation Division Awarded Contract by Netherlands Institute for Safety to Deliver Disaster Management Training Simulations for European Up Safety Project

    SOUTHAMPTON, Pa. - Environmental Tectonics Corporation's (OTC Bulletin Board: ETCC) ("ETC" or the "Company") Simulation Division, located in Orlando, FL, USA, today announced the signing of a contract with the Netherlands Institute for Safety (NIFV) to deliver additional simulations for their NIFV-ADMS system, including a road tunnel, a metro ...

  • Active Shooter Training Workshop

    The Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Independent Enterprise Assessment (IEA) National Training Center (NTC) held the first Active Shooter Training Workshop (ASTW) June 3–5, 2014. The training workshop was based on real-world threats and issues and included a variety of guest lecturers and hands-on practical exercises. Participants utilized both live fire and engagement simulation system ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Hazmat training: preparing for the worst

    There is an old saying among the firefighter community: "Train as if your life depends on it, because it does." Training can mean the difference between life and death, particularly when it comes to hazardous materials. Knowing what to expect and being familiar with your personal protective equipment will ensure you are prepared for day one of your training. Ultimately, preparation leads to peace ...


    By The Compliance Center (ICC)

  • Web Ex™ Training

    OHM / Unique Software Solutions, Inc. is pleased to announce the availability of WebEx™ hourly training sessions. Without leaving your office, a certified trainer can review your OHM system, troubleshoot setup options and/or train individual end users on specific ...

  • Innovyze software training

    Innovyze has launched training offerings for its water and wastewater hydraulic and asset performance modelling software. Regularly scheduled training classes will be held in California and Colorado in the United States and in Wallingford, United Kingdom. Innovyze’s IACET-accredited courses cover the basic functionality of all ...


  • Elite - elevating safety standards

    Workplace safety is increasingly seen as a top priority. On a job site, there are many safety precautions that workers must follow to ensure that they and their fellow workmates stay safe at all times. There are, however, dangers in every aspect of pipeline construction that cannot be completelyeliminated. Traditionally, pipes are loaded and unloaded from trucks using slings and spreader bars. ...


    By Schoenbeck GmbH & Co. KG

  • Industrial Railway Safety Conference

    Come and visit Nilex at the 2nd Annual Industrial Railway Safety Conference on October 25th. Learn about the most current and best practices in the sector, interact with experts on the regulatory process and safety management systems (SMS), gain insight into new technologies and equipment, and find out about safety training resources. Don't miss keynote speaker Captain Stephen Robertson, who ...


    By Nilex

  • Eaton Mobile Tour Brings Interactive, Hands-On Safety Training Directly to Electrical Contractors

    Power management company Eaton is taking a 40-foot, fully interactive trailer on a nationwide tour of major industrial centers to meet increasing demand for electrical safety training. The trailer, which is filled with a comprehensive array of end-to-end electrical systems, will provide training for electrical contractors who work in harsh and hazardous environments, including oil and gas ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Highlighting Building Safety

    This May, ASTM International is among the sponsors of Building Safety Month, as proclaimed by the International Code Council. According to the ICC website, “Building Safety Month is a public awareness campaign offered each year to help individuals, families and businesses understand what it takes to create and sustain safe and sustainable structures. The campaign reinforces the need for ...


    By ASTM International

  • Environmental Resource Center´s Live Environmental and Safety Webcasts Offer Benefits That ´Canned´ Training Can´t Match

     While there is an overabundance of cheap, canned online training, Environmental Resource Center®, has made a point of providing live, customizable webcasts to meet its clients' complete training requirements. "Students may not get much out of online training that's just a recording because a 'one size fits all' presentation is rarely not enough to help ...

  • Lightning Detection for Outdoor Safety

    Lightning detection is now available with the Pulsar 800 Weather Station.   “The added lightning detection feature helps customers who are concerned with public safety in their planning of a wide range of outdoor activities,” CWS President Nader Khoury explains. “This ranges from sporting events, to public concerts and outdoor military ...

  • SafetySkills partners with the University of South Florida and American Safety Council to Offer OSHA-Authorized Training

    Beginning in May, clients of SafetySkills’ Learning Management System (LMS) will have the option of choosing to add OSHA-authorized 10-hour and 30-hour training to their training catalog. These courses are provided in partnership with the American Safety Council and the University of Florida OSHA Training Institute Education Center and result in the issuance of an official U.S. Department ...


    By SafetySkills

  • Global harmonization -- a catalyst for safety

    The majority of employers in the United States would not argue the point that the Hazard Communication Standard (HCS) has cost their company an incredible amount of time, money, and grief since its inception. Though it is a great concept, I question whether the HCS, even after more than 20 years in existence, has produced more than a few positive results in the eyes of most employers and ...

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