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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 →

Tackling OSHA’s Top 10 Citations: 1910.134 - Respiratory Protection
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Tackling OSHA’s Top 10 Citations: 1910.134 - Respiratory Protection

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

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 →

Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S) Safety
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Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S) Safety

Hydrogen sulfide is the topic of this episode of our safety training series. That’s the rotten-egg-smelling odor that’s produced as...  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

A New Entry for OSHA’s Top Ten
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A New Entry for OSHA’s Top Ten

OSHA’s Top Ten Most Cited Violations is a familiar list to anyone in EHS. It’s an annual snapshot of the...  More →

Related Topics: Top 10 , OSHA

That’s Not a Respirator
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That’s Not a Respirator

Hello-I’m Jill, Chief Safety Officer with HSI Learning Systems. Sometimes, actually most of the time, a Not-So-Great Moment in Safety...  More →

Related Topics: online safety training , respirators , respiratory protection

OSHA’s Required Training Frequencies
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OSHA’s Required Training Frequencies

OSHA Required Training for Most Workplaces EMERGENCY RESPONSE OSHA REQUIRED: YES OSHA REGULATION: 1917; 1910.35 – 1019.38; 1926.159 This is...  More →

Related Topics: accident , awareness , OSHA , Training , safety training

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

What OSHA’s 2022 Top 10 List Says About Workplace Safety in the United States
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What OSHA’s 2022 Top 10 List Says About Workplace Safety in the United States

Each year OSHA publishes a top 10 list of the most frequently cited standards found during inspections conducted by federal...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , Workplace Safety , Regulations , standards , safety pro

Summertime Eye Safety – Save Your Sight From Bright Lights and Glare
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Summertime Eye Safety – Save Your Sight From Bright Lights and Glare

Your eyes are your windows to exploring the life around you… so it’s best not take them for granted. According...  More →

Related Topics: eye safety

Return-to-Work Solutions
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Return-to-Work Solutions

Whether you’re thinking about bringing employees back, or you never left, HSI provides the training and solutions you need to...  More →

Quick Guide to HAZWOPER Training
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Quick Guide to HAZWOPER Training

Exposure to hazardous chemicals can cause a variety of health and safety risks, including chemical burns, fires, explosions, and other...  More →

Related Topics: hazwoper , hazwoper training , hazwoper refresher training , online hazwoper training , hazwoper 24 hour training , hazwoper 48 hour training , hazardous chemicals

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

Power Plant Safety
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Power Plant Safety

Power plants are complex environments that house high-voltage equipment, flammable materials, and hazardous chemicals. A momentary lapse in safety protocols...  More →

Related Topics: accident , coal , Electrical , Electrical Safety , Electrical Compliance , ewt , nfpa70e , lock

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

Ozone Safety
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Ozone Safety

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

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

Safety 101: When Safety Needs Explaining
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Safety 101: When Safety Needs Explaining

Barrett: Welcome to today's EHS Daily Advisor webcast, Safety 101: When Safety Needs Explaining. It does need explaining. People tell...  More →

Safety Blog Series: Part 2 | You’ve Got the Job. Now What?
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Safety Blog Series: Part 2 | You’ve Got the Job. Now What?

Welcome back! So what’s next now that you have this safety position? In Part I we talked about the power...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , checklist , hr , job , online safety training , OSHA , osha standards , PPE , Safety , safety pro

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

Flu Season Safety
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Flu Season Safety

This safety training tip topic is flu season safety. Influenza, also known as the flu, is a contagious respiratory illness...  More →

HSI Learning Systems: MSHA Training Online Now Available in Spanish
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HSI Learning Systems: MSHA Training Online Now Available in Spanish

HSI Learning Systems rolls out MSHA Part 46 & MSHA Part 48 online training in Spanish. December 15th, 2017 –...  More →

Related Topics: MSHA , online safety training , safety training

Tackle OSHA's Top 10
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Tackle OSHA's Top 10

OSHA's Top 10 Most-Frequent Citations address hazards that commonly result in serious occupational injury, fatality, or illness. This mix of...  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 →

Ammonia Safety
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Ammonia Safety

This week's safety training tip touches on the topic of ammonia safety. Ammonia is considered a health hazard because it...  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

Health & Safety Program Templates
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Health & Safety Program Templates

Looking for written Health & Safety Program Templates? Do you know what written health and safety programs and policies you...  More →

OSHA 10- and 30-hour Training for Construction Worker Safety
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OSHA 10- and 30-hour Training for Construction Worker Safety

Although OSHA requires that all employers are responsible for providing a safe and healthful workplace, it’s no secret that construction...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA 10 , OSHA 30

Request a Demo
First Responder Continuing Education

Request a Demo

Group packages are the best way for agencies to take advantage of all the training HSI's 24-7 EMS offers, including...  More →

Coronavirus Precautions for Employees
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Coronavirus Precautions for Employees

Information about the coronavirus changes daily. Yahoo now has an entire tab dedicated to the topic in their navigation. Fears...  More →

Related Topics: Human Resources

How to Keep Your Lungs Strong for COVID-19
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How to Keep Your Lungs Strong for COVID-19

An offense is the best defense for maintaining your lung health during the COVID-19 pandemic. During this unprecedented time, it...  More →

Related Topics: coronavirus , covid-19

Q & A: OSHA’s Top 10 Most Frequently Cited Standards
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Q & A: OSHA’s Top 10 Most Frequently Cited Standards

Question: “Does OSHA have a "high-risk" hazard list, like combustible dust, or lack of FR clothing in facilities with Flash...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , Construction , Electrical , fall protection , OSHA , osha standards

Top Training Challenges: How do you make training efficient, effective, and document it properly?
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Top Training Challenges: How do you make training efficient, effective, and document it properly?

The following is an excerpt from our on demand webcast, Troubleshoot Your Training—Live!, hosted by Chief Safety Officer Jill James...  More →

Related Topics: Training , safety pro

New Safety Infographic! Free Download
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New Safety Infographic! Free Download

Workplace Safety: Protect Your Workers 13 WORKERS DIE EVERYDAY from traumatic injuries in the USA.OVER $95 BILLION EVERY YEAR is...  More →

Related Topics: fall protection , hazard communication , OSHA , Safety , workers comp

National Safety Month: Workplace Fatalities and Injuries
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National Safety Month: Workplace Fatalities and Injuries

June is National Safety Month: a time for organizations to place a renewed focus on safety. For many workplaces, this...  More →

Related Topics: National Safety Month , Workplace Fatalities , Workplace Injuries

Q & A: Globally Harmonized System Updates
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Q & A: Globally Harmonized System Updates

Question: “Are there new training requirements for staff for the GHS update since the 2014/15 rollout?” Answer: No. June 1st...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , hr , online safety training , OSHA , osha standards , GHS , GHS Update

Deadly Flu Season Continues
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Deadly Flu Season Continues

The current flu season is grabbing headlines at the regional and national level, as medical groups and hospitals continue to...  More →

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Setting the Record Straight on OSHA Recordkeeping
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Setting the Record Straight on OSHA Recordkeeping

If your company has more than 10 employees or isn’t otherwise exempt, you’re probably aware that you have an OSHA...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA RECORDKEEPING

Yes, Your Employees Can Train Online. And They Will Love It.
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Yes, Your Employees Can Train Online. And They Will Love It.

Too many of the environmental health and safety professionals we speak with believe that the workforce they support is not...  More →

Related Topics: online safety training , OSHA , safety training , Training

Pandemics — Ebola and Enterovirus in the News
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Pandemics — Ebola and Enterovirus in the News

We’ve been hearing a lot on the news over the last few weeks about two virulent diseases. Because of these...  More →

Related Topics: pandemic , ebola

Safety First for Pets During the Holidays
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Safety First for Pets During the Holidays

We know our blog readers are superstars when it comes to best practices for safety for themselves and their families...  More →

Related Topics: Pet safety , Holiday

OSHA’s Top 10 Violations for 2018 – Learning from our Mistakes
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OSHA’s Top 10 Violations for 2018 – Learning from our Mistakes

We need to learn from our mistakes in order to not repeat them, but we can’t learn from them if...  More →

Related Topics: online safety training , OSHA , osha violations , safety training , top 5

10 Ways To Use Safety Data Sheets
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10 Ways To Use Safety Data Sheets

As a safety professional, Safety Data Sheets (SDSs) have always been a close, professional friend. They are scientific, clear, help...  More →

Related Topics: safety data sheets , sds , sds management

FAQ: Are MDs Exempt from OSHA Training Standards?
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FAQ: Are MDs Exempt from OSHA Training Standards?

In conversation with customers, this question comes up often enough to be addressed, so I’m going into more detail here...  More →

Related Topics: bloodborne pathogens , exposure , federal standards , healthcare , medical , OSHA , Training

Best Practices for Handwashing
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Best Practices for Handwashing

Washing your hands is one of the easiest and most effective ways to prevent the spread of germs and illnesses...  More →

Related Topics: Handwashing , Best Practices

Infection Control
Supervisor Safety Tips

Infection Control

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

Resources to Help You Avoid OSHA’s Top 10 Most-Cited Violations
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Resources to Help You Avoid OSHA’s Top 10 Most-Cited Violations

OSHA’s list of the top 10 most frequently cited violations hasn’t changed much in the past years. But, according to...  More →

Related Topics: accident , awareness , Compliance , Construction , Electrical , fall arrest , OSHA , risk , Training

A Decade with OSHA’s Outreach Training Program
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A Decade with OSHA’s Outreach Training Program

Eight million, eight hundred forty-six thousand, three hundred and eighty-two (8,846,382) That is how many workers have been trained in...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , OSHA 10 , OSHA 30 , Compliance , hr

Life in a Rapidly Changing Workplace Due to COVID-19
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Life in a Rapidly Changing Workplace Due to COVID-19

We were reminded last year of a famous quote by Heraclitus, the famed Greek philosopher who said, “the only constant...  More →

Related Topics: Covid , covid 19 , Workplace , Workplace Safety

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