Alliance to Prevent Legionnaires' Disease Launches New Website
An alliance to prevent Legionnaire's disease has recently launched www.PreventLegionnaires.org a brand new website aimed at providing the public with information about Legionella bacteria, its source and how individuals become infected with Legionnaires' disease. The website launch coincides with the release of the CDC Vital Signs and Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR), confirming that "the most common source of building-associated Legionnaire's disease outbreaks was drinkable water (56 percent)."
Click For More Info OSHA holding training event to help improve federal worker safety and health August 2-4
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration will conduct a three-day training event in Illinois August 2 – 4, 2016, to educate federal agency safety and health personnel on how to provide safe and healthful workplaces for federal employees
Click For More Info OSHA deploying assets to flood impacted West Virginia counties to ensuresafety and health of workers, general public involved in cleanup efforts
Agency warns of hazards - both seen and unseen - after a disaster
The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration is deploying assets to flood-impacted West Virginia counties to ensure employers, workers and others engaged in cleanup efforts avoid potential hazards.
Click For More Info AEM and MSHA Issue ‘Distracted Driving’ Safety Alert
Turn off your cell phone while operating off-road equipment’ is the key message from the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) and the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) in a new jointly developed safety alert that emphasizes the hazards of distracted driving while on the worksite.
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Integrated Environmental Solutions (IES) Announces Corporate Name Change and Leadership Expansion
Integrated Environmental Solutions (IES) announces their name change to SonicAire®, effective immediately. The name change is part of a re-branding initiative designed to clarify the company’s commitment to producing an engineered solution to fugitive combustible dust through their line of SonicAire fans
Click For More Info One Third of American Workers Say Their Employers Prioritize Productivity Over Safety
Today the National Safety Council released survey results showing 33 percent of the 2,000 employees surveyed across the nation believe safety takes a backseat to productivity at their organizations.
Click For More Info National Safety Council Calls on Drivers to Defy the Odds this July Fourth Holiday Period
The National Safety Council is calling on drivers to exercise additional caution and take control of their own safety during the three-day Fourth of July holiday period. NSC estimates indicate 466 people may be killed and an additional 53,600 may be seriously injured[i] in motor vehicle crashes during the three-day Fourth of July holiday period.[ii]
Click For More Info 28 States Fail to Protect Their Residents from the Opioid Crisis
In a startling report, National Safety Council research shows 28 states are failing their residents by lacking a comprehensive, proven plan to eliminate prescription opioid overdoses.
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The Carolinas EIA Chapter is proud to announce the 26th Annual Conference will be held September 14 - 16, 2016, at the Kingston Plantation, Myrtle Beach, SC
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This outstanding annual Conference will include a day and half technical program with viewpoints from various disciplines – contractors, consultants, laboratories, attorneys, regulators building owners and property managers.
Outstanding education, networking, exhibitors, a must-experience golf tournament at Grande Dunes Golf Club...all in beautiful Myrtle Beach…one of the best vacation destinations in the US.
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GX-6000 is a game changer that simultaneously monitors up to six gases. It has a
strong internal sample pump, man-down alarm, panic alarm, an LED flashlight and
a large auto-rotating LCD display. The GX-6000 operates as a single-gas PID or a
multifunctional tool utilizing all six channels. It is designed for the nastiest
environments with a water-resistant enclosure. Has an IP-67 rating. With
vibration and loud audible alarm, GX-6000 will easily alert users.
ClixStream™ by CLMI Safety Training provides trainers a way to stream videos from your personal company library of over 250 of CLMI’s best safety & HR programs through the internet. Unlike DVDs, which can often become outdated or which are shipped from location to location, the ClixStream library gives your trainers fingertip access to this comprehensive library. 800-533-2767
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Alpha Omega Instruments introduces the Series 1300 O2 Deficiency Monitor. Features 4 year sensor warranty, built-in data logger, audible/visual alarms, up to three sensors, factory calibrated. Base price under $1,500.
— Alpha Omega Instruments Corp.
Peracetic Acid (PAA) gas detection is now available from Analytical Technology,Inc., Both portable and fixed detectors can provide rapid and reliable detection of hazardous levels of PAA vapor in the workplace. The new PAA sensor provides sensitivity to 0.05 ppm while measuring selectively without interference from hydrogen peroxide, a component of PAA solutions. Sensors are compatible with the ATI PortaSens II portable leak detector as well as the series F12 fixed gas detector.
— Analytical Technology Inc.
Clearflo® Ag-47 tubing contains antimicrobial technology to guard against bacteria such as legionella, E. coli and MRSA. The ingredient is throughout the tubing for bacteria protection on all tubing surfaces. NSF-51 listed. Request a sample.
— NewAge® Industries, Inc.
Tired of waiting for lab results? See how easy and effective real-time, direct reading dust monitoring can be compared to gravimetric sampling. Look to the TSI DustTrak™ Aerosol Monitors to provide more flexible use and expanded measurement insight for any workplace dust monitoring project. Start saving time and money today
— TSI Incorporated