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Substance Abuse in the Workplace: What Employers Need to Know
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Substance Abuse in the Workplace: What Employers Need to Know

Problems stemming from employees with substance abuse disorder cost American businesses billions of dollars a year. Substance abuse problems in...  More →

Related Topics: Substance , Drug

SDS Authoring
Chemical Management

SDS Authoring

If you are a manufacturer, distributor, or importer of chemicals or other hazardous substances, you are required to create or...  More →

How PepsiCo Streamlined the Management of Chemicals and Safety Data Sheets
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How PepsiCo Streamlined the Management of Chemicals and Safety Data Sheets

PepsiCo is well known for marketing, manufacturing, and distributing Pepsi soda, but the multinational company has more than 500 brands...  More →

Chemical Safety
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Chemical Safety

Most of us know that chemicals can be very dangerous, especially when they aren’t handled safely. In this safety training...  More →

New TSCA Overhaul Finally Passes in Senate
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New TSCA Overhaul Finally Passes in Senate

Passed in 1976, the Toxic Substance Control Act (TSCA) sought to protect ordinary Americans from potentially harmful chemicals used in...  More →

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TSCA Reform Update: The Senate’s Nomenclature Provision Sets the Stage for Future Ambiguity
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TSCA Reform Update: The Senate’s Nomenclature Provision Sets the Stage for Future Ambiguity

With Congress considering the reconciliation of the Senate and House proposals to the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) legislation for...  More →

Related Topics: chemical management , TSCA

Hazard Communication Training
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Hazard Communication Training

Hello-I’m Jill, Chief Safety Officer with HSI Learning Systems. Employers often ask exactly when employee have to receive Hazard Communication...  More →

Related Topics: hazard communication , safety data sheets , sds , Workplace

FCPA Compliance Requirements: Building an Anti-Corruption Program
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FCPA Compliance Requirements: Building an Anti-Corruption Program

When my team talks to HR professionals about the topic of compliance, there are some usual suspects that come up...  More →

Related Topics: Banking

Tightening of GHS Regulations Has a Positive Impact on the Environment
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Tightening of GHS Regulations Has a Positive Impact on the Environment

Chemicals can have a devastating impact on both human health and the environment, and over the past century, humans have...  More →

Related Topics: GHS , GHS regulations , OSHA GHS

EPA-Registered Disinfectants & Safety Data Sheets (SDS)
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EPA-Registered Disinfectants & Safety Data Sheets (SDS)

Many of our SDS Online customers are scrambling this week to secure new chemical approvals for EPA-Registered Disinfectants being deployed...  More →

Related Topics: bloodborne pathogens , Flu , hazard communication , PPE , personal protective equipment

First Aid Training Topics
Employee Training & Development

First Aid Training Topics

Our first aid training topics cover essential care for burns, scrapes, animal bites, AED training, strokes, diabetes, and much more...  More →

What Factors Influence Toxic Exposure Levels?
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What Factors Influence Toxic Exposure Levels?

One of the first things to consider when thinking about chemical compliance is controlling exposure levels. Compliance standards are created...  More →

Related Topics: blog , Chemical Compliance , safety data sheets

Tackling OSHA’s Top 10 Citations: 1910.1200 - Hazard Communication
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Tackling OSHA’s Top 10 Citations: 1910.1200 - Hazard Communication

The following is an excerpt from Tackle OSHA’s Top 10. Hosted by Chief Safety Officer Jill James, you can listen...  More →

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Driving Safety Training Topics
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Driving Safety Training Topics

Our driving safety training topics cover important safety lessons such as distracted driving, driving in bad weather, CSA, CDL, and...  More →

A Winning Demographic in the War on Drugs
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A Winning Demographic in the War on Drugs

January 22-28, 2018 is National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week. This outreach awareness effort was created to help parents and...  More →

Related Topics: Drug , Abuse

Hazard Communication: Knowledge to Protect Yourself
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Hazard Communication: Knowledge to Protect Yourself

We all know the power of communication, and nowhere is it more mission critical than when communicating hazards in the...  More →

Related Topics: hazard communication , HAZCOM

Are You Transporting Dangerous Goods the Right Way?
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Are You Transporting Dangerous Goods the Right Way?

With tons of hazardous materials and wastes being transported throughout Canada and across the United States every year, it is...  More →

Related Topics: hazardous , transportation

Drug Testing in the Workplace and Medical Marijuana – the Controversy
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Drug Testing in the Workplace and Medical Marijuana – the Controversy

Safety + Health Magazine took an in-depth look last summer at an issue that many safety professionals across the country...  More →

Related Topics: Drug , drug test

Safety Data Sheet (SDS) Access
Supervisor Safety Tips

Safety Data Sheet (SDS) Access

Join HSI Chief Safety Officer Jill James as she visits environmental health and safety professionals in their workplaces to explore...  More →

Creating A Drug Free Workplace
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Creating A Drug Free Workplace

The economic cost of drug abuse is significant. In 1998 the annual costs associated with drug abuse stood at $143....  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Compliance , hr , safety pro , Drug

Chemical Interactions
Supervisor Safety Tips

Chemical Interactions

Join HSI Chief Safety Officer Jill James as she visits environmental health and safety professionals in their workplaces to explore...  More →

National Poison Prevention Week 2022
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National Poison Prevention Week 2022

The third full week of March is National Poison Prevention Week (NPPW). This serves as a time to shine a...  More →

Related Topics: poison , First Aid

National Poison Prevention Week 2022
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National Poison Prevention Week 2022

The third full week of March is National Poison Prevention Week (NPPW). This serves as a time to shine a...  More →

Related Topics: poison , First Aid

Oil and Gas Industry Safety Concerns
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Oil and Gas Industry Safety Concerns

Workers in the petroleum and energy sectors know that oil and gas work can be dangerous business. According to an...  More →

Related Topics: OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY , oil

How to Protect Against the Dangers of High Concentrations of Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S)
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How to Protect Against the Dangers of High Concentrations of Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S)

Safety professionals stress the importance of a plan for protecting workers from high concentrations of hydrogen sulfide (H2S). Many industries...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Compliance , exposure , fire , mining , OSHA , PPE , hydrogen sulfide , respiratory protection

Resolve to Have a Safe 2017
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Resolve to Have a Safe 2017

Diet fads and gym memberships come and go, but a resolution for a safer 2017 for you, your family, and...  More →

Related Topics: Safety , Safe year , 2017

Halloween Safety: Adult Edition
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Halloween Safety: Adult Edition

Most people think of children’s safety when planning for Halloween activities. But Halloween fun and preparedness doesn’t have an age...  More →

Related Topics: Halloween

SDS Management: On–Site Chemical Inventory & Exposure
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SDS Management: On–Site Chemical Inventory & Exposure

It Begins with Chemical Inventory and Ends with Chemical Intelligence With more than three million facilities employing over 30 million...  More →

Related Topics: Chemical inventory , chemical management , hazard communication , safety data sheets , safety training , sds

Hand Safety
Safety Tips

Hand Safety

An average of 180,000 hand-related injuries occurred on-the-job each year. All of these injuries are preventable with proper safety training...  More →

Troubleshooting Silica Exposure
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Troubleshooting Silica Exposure

Here is what I would recommend to any employer looking for help with silica right now. Feel free to share...  More →

Related Topics: air monitoring , exposure , fact sheets , Silica , OSHA

Halloween Safety: Adult Edition
Emergency Care Blog

Halloween Safety: Adult Edition

Most people think of children’s safety when planning for Halloween activities. But Halloween fun and preparedness doesn’t have an age...  More →

Related Topics: Halloween

April Brings Awareness to Alcohol Abuse and Distracted Driving
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April Brings Awareness to Alcohol Abuse and Distracted Driving

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (NCADD) have...  More →

Related Topics: drunk driving , text and drive , texting , Distracted Driving

New OSHA Fact Sheet Demonstrates the Wide Range of Workplace EH&S Concerns
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New OSHA Fact Sheet Demonstrates the Wide Range of Workplace EH&S Concerns

If you don’t work in a shipyard, you might not have heard about a recently released fact sheet from the...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , Fact Sheet

Focus on Alcohol Awareness and Distracted Driving for the Month of April
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Focus on Alcohol Awareness and Distracted Driving for the Month of April

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (NCADD) have...  More →

Related Topics: Alcohol , Drug

Recent BLS Figures on Workplace Fatalities
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Recent BLS Figures on Workplace Fatalities

The Bureau of Labor Statistics posted new data in December regarding deaths from on-the-job injuries for 2016. According to a...  More →

Related Topics: Workplace Fatalities

Compliance Training Videos
Employee Training & Development

Compliance Training Videos

Our compliance training courses help everyone foster a safe and respectful work environment. Our training goes beyond simply satisfying legal...  More →

Manufacturing Safety: Learning from Expensive Lessons in American Industry
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Manufacturing Safety: Learning from Expensive Lessons in American Industry

An examination of recent OSHA violations at three American manufacturing facilities, with recommendations for improving safety conditions in your organization...  More →

Related Topics: manufacturing , Safety

Possible Fines and Penalties for Non-disclosure
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Possible Fines and Penalties for Non-disclosure

If you are a manufacturer that works with chemicals, you know there are numerous rules and regulations you must follow...  More →

Related Topics: fines , OSHA

Q & A: Chemical Management Plans: Lab Safety & HAZCOM
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Q & A: Chemical Management Plans: Lab Safety & HAZCOM

Question: “What is the simplest way to have one chemical management plan to address both HazComm and Lab Standard (29CFR...  More →

Related Topics: accident , Compliance , fire , hr , online safety training , OSHA , PPE , risk , Safety

Helping Employees with Disabilities Advance in the Workplace
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Helping Employees with Disabilities Advance in the Workplace

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives call for fairness for all employees including employees with disabilities in the workplace. One...  More →

Related Topics: Mentorship Program , Soft Skills , Authentic Leadership , DEI

Cleaning Products in California and Meeting Right-to-know Regulations
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Cleaning Products in California and Meeting Right-to-know Regulations

Recently passed legislation in California will require more transparency from manufacturers of cleaning products regarding the disclosure of their product...  More →

Related Topics: Cleaning

Q & A: Chlorine Safety
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Q & A: Chlorine Safety

Question: “We are an electroforming company that uses hydrochloric acid in some of the tanks. Do we need chlorine safety...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , Chemical , Chemical Safety

How to Break the Mental Health Stigma in the Workplace
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How to Break the Mental Health Stigma in the Workplace

These days, discussions about mental health, its challenges, and its importance, are more prevalent than ever. Yet, despite that, the...  More →

Related Topics: mental health , Workplace Culture

National Safety Month, a Reminder That Safety Should Always Come First
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National Safety Month, a Reminder That Safety Should Always Come First

June marks the time of year that the National Safety Council celebrates National Safety Month 2014 to bring attention to...  More →

Related Topics: Safety Month

Evolving Worldwide Trends in Chemical Regulation
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Evolving Worldwide Trends in Chemical Regulation

If you manufacture, distribute or work with chemicals, then you probably know a thing or two about regulations and standards...  More →

Related Topics: worldwide , Chemical , Chemical Safety

The Importance of Living an Active & Healthy Life – Your Heart Will Thank You!
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The Importance of Living an Active & Healthy Life – Your Heart Will Thank You!

Your heart wants you to be healthy! Why? Because heart disease is a major problem; it is the leading cause...  More →

Related Topics: heart , Heart Attack , heart disease

How OSHA Inspectors Think: Respirator Fit Testing
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How OSHA Inspectors Think: Respirator Fit Testing

Respirator Fit Testing Have employees been medically evaluated to ensure they are physiologically able to wear a respirator? 1910.134(e)(1) Commonly...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , OSHA , osha standards , PPE , respiratory protection , Safety , safety training , Training

How to Remove Gloves Safely (You Could Be Doing It Wrong)
Emergency Care Blog

How to Remove Gloves Safely (You Could Be Doing It Wrong)

Gloves are a standard piece of personal protective equipment (PPE) that are used to reduce the risk of spreading infectious...  More →

Related Topics: gloves , remove gloves , PPE , personal protective equipment

OSHA’s Top Ten Citations for 2019
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OSHA’s Top Ten Citations for 2019

These are OSHA’s top ten most frequently written citations in 2019, with the facts and the explanations surrounding them, as...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , Construction , exposure , fall arrest , fall protection

Q & A: Do You Need a Safety Data Sheet (SDS) for That?
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Q & A: Do You Need a Safety Data Sheet (SDS) for That?

Question: Do chain retailers, such as grocers or automotive stores, need to have SDS’s for merchandise that they sell? And...  More →

Related Topics: exposure , hazard communication , OSHA , personal protective equipment , PPE , Safety

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