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Health & Safety Institute Acquires Vado, Inc.
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Health & Safety Institute Acquires Vado, Inc.

Health & Safety Institute (HSI), a recognized leader in Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) and workforce development software, training, and...  More →

Related Topics: Vado , Acquisition

COVID vs The Holidays: AND the Holidays Win!
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COVID vs The Holidays: AND the Holidays Win!

100 ways to have a healthy, safe and fun 2020 holiday season. Regardless of which holiday you celebrate, most “normal”...  More →

Related Topics: Covid , corona , covid 19 , coronavirus , pandemic , infecti , Flu

Workplace Respiratory Hazards and Protection
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Workplace Respiratory Hazards and Protection

You may not know it, but that headache you’re experiencing could be a result of breathing air at work. When...  More →

Related Topics: air respirator , awareness , Compliance , OSHA , respirators

Workplace Risks: Flammable Liquids and Burn Injuries
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Workplace Risks: Flammable Liquids and Burn Injuries

Fuels, solvents, cleaners, paints, adhesives – it would be hard to find a modern manufacturing facility that doesn’t use flammable...  More →

Related Topics: Flammable liquids , fire , fire safety

Arc Flash Protection
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Arc Flash Protection

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

Slips, Trips and Falls: Winter Edition
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Slips, Trips and Falls: Winter Edition

In fact, winter season slip and fall claims doubled over the previous year, to account for 29 percent of all...  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 →

Respiratory Protection
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Respiratory Protection

Did you know that an estimated 5 million workers are required to wear respirators throughout the United States? And that...  More →

Lead Awareness
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Lead Awareness

Lead is one of the most common toxic elements found in industry and is a leading cause of workplace illness...  More →

Chemical Interactions
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Chemical Interactions

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

Respiratory Protection for Surface Miners
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Respiratory Protection for Surface Miners

Surface mining work presents a host of risks, and airborne contaminants can be one of the most dangerous. Contaminants in...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , deadly gasses , Hazards , mining , MSHA , PPE

Propane Powered Forklift
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Propane Powered Forklift

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

Top Poison Prevention Tips for Families
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Top Poison Prevention Tips for Families

Poison centers across the United States respond to more than 2 million poison exposures each year. The vast majority (roughly...  More →

Related Topics: poison , carbon monoxide , Chemical

Top Poison Prevention Tips for Families
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Top Poison Prevention Tips for Families

Poison centers across the United States respond to more than 2 million poison exposures each year. The vast majority (roughly...  More →

Related Topics: poison , carbon monoxide , Chemical

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

Tackling OSHA’s Top 10 Citations: 1910.178 - Powered Industrial Trucks
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Tackling OSHA’s Top 10 Citations: 1910.178 - Powered Industrial Trucks

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

Related Topics: OSHA , trucks

Extended Completion Deadline: FAQs About California’s Updated Sexual Harassment Law
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Extended Completion Deadline: FAQs About California’s Updated Sexual Harassment Law

NEW UPDATE: The training deadline for the new California Sexual Harassment requirements has been extended to January 1, 2021. The...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , hr , prevention , sexual harassment , Training , Workplace

What Does OSHA Say About Online Safety Training? - Part 3
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What Does OSHA Say About Online Safety Training? - Part 3

Before deciding to invest in online safety training, management types often ask a similar question… “Is this stuff OSHA certified?”...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , engagement , exposure , hr , online training , PPE , Safety , safety pro

Chemical Safety: What Not To Do
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Chemical Safety: What Not To Do

When I was little, one of my favorite games to play with my cousin Erica was something we made up...  More →

Related Topics: accident , awareness , Compliance , exposure , GHS , HAZCOM , Chemical , Chemical Safety

Chemical Spills
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Chemical Spills

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

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

Improving Temp Worker Safety
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Improving Temp Worker Safety

A Growing Industry The temporary employment sector is a massive economic engine, but, as it continues to grow, safety professionals...  More →

Related Topics: Safety

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

Answers From The Expert
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Answers From The Expert

Q Who is this? A My name is Jill. I work for HSI Learning Systems as Chief Safety Officer. We...  More →

Related Topics: ask the cso , ask the expert , PPE , Falls , Safety , OSHA , hr , job , safety pro

HSI Launches EHS Essentials, EHS Software Developed to be Quick and Easy to Adopt
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HSI Launches EHS Essentials, EHS Software Developed to be Quick and Easy to Adopt

HSI EHS Essentials is an out-of-the-box solution designed to help organizations set up and manage their incidents, audits, inspections, JSAs...  More →

Related Topics: ESG Software

8 Key Questions for Effectively Selecting an EHS Management System
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8 Key Questions for Effectively Selecting an EHS Management System

Transitioning from old processes, outdated systems, and paper-based management can be daunting for organizations. Employee adoption of new systems is...  More →

3 Key Elements of Effective Leadership
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3 Key Elements of Effective Leadership

Ask any employee what the benchmarks of a good leader are and you’ll probably wind up with a handful of...  More →

Related Topics: Leadership , manager , Training & Development

EHS Software Solutions - How do we get started?
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EHS Software Solutions - How do we get started?

What does it take to roll out EHS software? Hear from Jon Liesmaki, Director of Environmental, Health, & Safety from...  More →

How Three Construction Companies Use Technology to Improve Safety
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How Three Construction Companies Use Technology to Improve Safety

Managing safety remains a huge and vital task in the construction industry. It’s a job that involves heavy record-keeping and...  More →

Annual Safety Training Plan
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Annual Safety Training Plan

When launching a safety training program, the hardest question to answer is: where do we start? With a diversity of...  More →

Hazard Construction - Improved Safety Training
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Hazard Construction - Improved Safety Training

Hazard Construction is one of San Diego's largest general engineering contracting firms, with more than 150 employees across multiple work...  More →

A Comprehensive Guide to Anti-Harassment Training Programs
Employee Training & Development

A Comprehensive Guide to Anti-Harassment Training Programs

There is a dire need to establish and develop a cohesive anti-harassment program in the workplace, as harassment is both...  More →

The ROI of Online Safety Training
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The ROI of Online Safety Training

Let’s start with the bottom line: Online training is less expensive than traditional live trainingHeightened accountabilityReduction in time lost to...  More →

Related Topics: online safety training , return on investment , roi

OSHA’s Birthday
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OSHA’s Birthday

Forty-seven years ago, on this date (December 29) in 1970, President Nixon signed the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA)...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA

Software Skills Training Topics
Employee Training & Development

Software Skills Training Topics

Strong computer skills are critical for employees to be successful. Keep your employees up-to-date with the latest Microsoft, Gmail, and...  More →

Most Popular Blog Posts of 2014 – Do You See Your Favorite?
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Most Popular Blog Posts of 2014 – Do You See Your Favorite?

Can you believe it? The year 2014 is already coming to a close… and 2015 is starting in just a...  More →

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Appreciating 911 Call Takers by Following Best Practices for Emergency Calls
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Appreciating 911 Call Takers by Following Best Practices for Emergency Calls

April 8-14 is National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, a chance to appreciate the unsung heroes who serve our communities answering...  More →

Related Topics: 911 , Emergency

It's Time to Interrogate Your EHS Technology
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It's Time to Interrogate Your EHS Technology

Like many EHS professionals, you've likely experienced twists and turns in your EHS journey. Amidst numerous changes, added data points...  More →

HSI July Newsletter
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HSI July Newsletter

Your monthly digest of EHS, Compliance, and Professional Development resources & news for you and your business, with something for everyone....  More →

Related Topics: newsletter , safety pro , Safety , Health , health and safety , safety training

5 Blended-Learning Benefits for Corporate Trainers
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5 Blended-Learning Benefits for Corporate Trainers

Blended learning has been a growing part of corporate training for a few years now. According to Training Magazine’s 201...  More →

Related Topics: Training & Development , blended learning

Reducing the Burden of EHS Administration with Innovative Technology
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Reducing the Burden of EHS Administration with Innovative Technology

Are you tired of the time-consuming and tedious tasks involved in Environmental, Health, & Safety (EHS) administration? As a safety...  More →

Related Topics: EHS software , ehs program , risk managment , safety managment system

Texas Winter Weather Recommendations
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Texas Winter Weather Recommendations

In 2012, Quanta Technology developed a Weather Emergency Preparedness Report for the Public Utility Commission of Texas (PUCT). The report...  More →

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Connectivity: The Key Challenge and Opportunity in EHS
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Connectivity: The Key Challenge and Opportunity in EHS

Many organizations struggle with managing Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) responsibilities due to the fragmented and disconnected systems they use...  More →

Related Topics: EHS software , ehs program , ehs connectivity , risk managment

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 →

Related Topics: TSCA

Effective Coaching Techniques in the Workplace: Tips to Ignite Potential
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Effective Coaching Techniques in the Workplace: Tips to Ignite Potential

Some leaders get to where they are by working hard and learning the ropes. Some also seem to have...  More →

Related Topics: Leadership , coaching

BESIX Global Construction Firm Transforms EHS with Centralized Platform
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BESIX Global Construction Firm Transforms EHS with Centralized Platform

BESIX upgrades from disparate tracking systems to cohesive, centralized EHS platform. Company: BESIX GroupSolution: 23 EHSQ ApplicationsIndustry: Construction, Property Management...  More →

11 Benefits of Sustainability in the Workplace
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11 Benefits of Sustainability in the Workplace

Nowadays, sustainability in the workplace is a strategic necessity. And the return on investment is well worth the time and...  More →

Related Topics: Innovation , emotional intelligence

OSHA Extends Compliance Date for Electronic Submission of Injury Reports
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OSHA Extends Compliance Date for Electronic Submission of Injury Reports

OSHA has extended the compliance deadline for certain employers to electronically submit reports on workplace injuries and illnesses until December...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , Compliance

Q & A: What is the OHSAS 18000 Accreditation?
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Q & A: What is the OHSAS 18000 Accreditation?

Question: “I have big expectations for our safety program I want to get us the ohsas 18000/18001 accreditation how should...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , hr , online safety training , OSHA , Safety , safety management

HazCom Signage
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HazCom Signage

Since its implementation in 2015, OSHA’s Hazard Communication Standard has made OSHA-compliant hazard pictograms part of the visual landscape in...  More →

Related Topics: HAZCOM

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