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Systemic Safety
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Systemic Safety

People, training, and preparation. Safety and human resources professionals know that employers should never overlook those three things. Understanding and...  More →

True Stories in Safety Training
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True Stories in Safety Training

In 2011, OSHA fined a company in Illinois called AMD Industries. OSHA fined them $1.2 million dollars. Some of the...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , Driving , Electrical , hr , online safety training , OSHA , PPE , safety pro

Are you a fire hazard in your workplace?
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Are you a fire hazard in your workplace?

Fires account for approximately 3% of workplace fatalities each year. Additionally, they cost businesses billions of dollars in property damage...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , exposure , fire , fire safety

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

New Products in Safety: How Dual-Hazard Clothing Helps Fulfill OSHA’s Revised 1910.269 Ruling
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New Products in Safety: How Dual-Hazard Clothing Helps Fulfill OSHA’s Revised 1910.269 Ruling

In April 2014, OSHA published a revision to the 1910.269 ruling. The revision applies to employers that work with electric...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , Electrical , Electrical Safety , Electrical Compliance , ewt , nfpa70e , psja

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

Unified EHS Systems: Streamlining Compliance and Safety
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Unified EHS Systems: Streamlining Compliance and Safety

Within Environment, Health, and Safety (EHS), many organizations face the daunting challenge of managing fragmented systems and data silos. This...  More →

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

The Cost of Non-Compliance on Family
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The Cost of Non-Compliance on Family

You can’t put a price tag on human life. (Well, unless you’re an insurance company.) The financial impact of non-compliance...  More →

Related Topics: accident , awareness , Compliance , exposure , OSHA , prevention

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

HSI September Newsletter 2021
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HSI September Newsletter 2021

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

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Maximizing Your Workforce Training Investment
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Maximizing Your Workforce Training Investment

The first thing you want to know is who needs what training and then you have to figure out how...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , fire , job , online safety training , OSHA , osha standards

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

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OSHA 30 Hour Training

The 30-hour OSHA Outreach courses provide more comprehensive awareness training on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of workplace hazards...  More →

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Biotech

Biotechnology is a rapidly changing, innovative industry that focuses on developing products that improve health and quality of life. To...  More →

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Statistics show that Latino and Hispanic workers have a higher chance of getting hurt or seriously injured in the workplace...  More →

10 Questions You Need to Ask Before Buying Online Training
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10 Questions You Need to Ask Before Buying Online Training

Essential questions you’ll want to ask any provider before investing in online safety training, and honest answers from the people...  More →

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Understanding OSHA’s HAZCOM and Globally Harmonized System (GHS) Standards
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Understanding OSHA’s HAZCOM and Globally Harmonized System (GHS) Standards

Hazardous chemicals in the workplace kill an estimated 50,000 workers each year in the United States, and an estimated 190,00...  More →

Related Topics: HAZCOM , GHS , OSHA

HSI Releases New and Improved OSHA 10 and 30 Courses
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HSI Releases New and Improved OSHA 10 and 30 Courses

HSI, a leader in Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) and workforce development software, training, and compliance solutions, announces the availability...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA 10 , OSHA 30 , osha standards , Safety , safety training , safety management , Workplace Safety

OSHA 2021 Outlook
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OSHA 2021 Outlook

With a new administration entering the White House, 2021 could be very interesting for OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration)...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , 2021 , Outlook , Administration , OSHA Budget , Focus , standards

OSHA 2020 Outlook
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OSHA 2020 Outlook

How might 2020 be shaping up for OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration)? Here are some key points of interest...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , Construction , exposure , hazard communication , hr , OSHA , osha outlook

All the OSHA Acronyms! With Definitions!
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All the OSHA Acronyms! With Definitions!

One of the frustrating things about the government—or any large bureaucratic institution—is the jargon. Least popular for laymen are acronyms...  More →

Related Topics: accident , awareness , Compliance , Construction , Electrical , OSHA

How Do I Become an Authorized OSHA Outreach Trainer?
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How Do I Become an Authorized OSHA Outreach Trainer?

We had a customer ask if our OSHA 30 Hour Courses can be used as part of the requirements to...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , OSHA 10 , OSHA 30

Facts About OSHA 10 & 30 Online Training
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Facts About OSHA 10 & 30 Online Training

HSI is one of the extremely few companies authorized by federal OSHA to provide the 10/30 hour courses online, and...  More →

Related Topics: Construction , hr , job , OSHA , OSHA 10 , OSHA 30

How to Match Training by Industry & Employee Group
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How to Match Training by Industry & Employee Group

Having spent a number of years on OSHA’s ‘Ergonomics Team’, which focused on enforcement in long term care facilities...  More →

Related Topics: Training

HSI Launches ESG Solution
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HSI Launches ESG Solution

HSI’s ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) solution set is uniquely positioned to help organizations roll out or expand upon their ESG...  More →

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How-To: Determining State or Federal OSHA Jurisdiction
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How-To: Determining State or Federal OSHA Jurisdiction

How-To: Determining State or Federal OSHA Jurisdiction Did You Know: Employers under state Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) plans...  More →

Related Topics: Construction , hr , job , mining , OSHA , standards

Ladder Safety For Electric Utilities
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Ladder Safety For Electric Utilities

For the most part, safety training in the utility industry follows the same standards for ladder safety as the general...  More →

OSHA Updates PSM Standards for Retail Exemption
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OSHA Updates PSM Standards for Retail Exemption

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has updated its standards on Process Safety Management of Highly Hazardous Chemicals (PSM)...  More →

Related Topics: PSM , Chemical Compliance , hazardous chemicals , OSHA

Q & A: State & Federal Training Requirements
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Q & A: State & Federal Training Requirements

Q & A: State & Federal Training Requirements Question: “Where do I find information about state & federal safety training...  More →

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

The Trouble with “OSHA-Approved”
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The Trouble with “OSHA-Approved”

What’s the 4-Letter Word (equivalent) of Safety? The nails on the proverbial chalk board? The eye-roller? This two word combo...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , Safety

Bringing on Temporary Workers for Construction Season
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Bringing on Temporary Workers for Construction Season

The summer hiring season is just around the corner, and that can mean bringing on temporary workers to your job...  More →

Related Topics: temp , temporary workers , Construction

10 Ladder Safety Tips for Work and Home
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10 Ladder Safety Tips for Work and Home

The US ranks third in population but according to the World Health Organization, the US leads the world in ladder...  More →

Related Topics: Other , safety training , home

Hazardous Effects of Hazardous Energy – Stay Safe and in Control
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Hazardous Effects of Hazardous Energy – Stay Safe and in Control

Well thought-out plans to control hazardous energy prevent 50,000 injuries and 120 deaths a year, according to OSHA. Hazardous energy...  More →

Related Topics: Hazards , hazaradous

Guide to Environmental Health Safety (EHS) Acronyms
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Guide to Environmental Health Safety (EHS) Acronyms

If you’ve been in the occupational safety world for 10 years or 10 days, there’s little doubt you’ve run head...  More →

Related Topics: OSHA , osha standards , PPE

OSHA Safety Training: 5 Things to Know
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OSHA Safety Training: 5 Things to Know

Here are five things every employer should understand when it comes to meeting OSHA’s vast — but important — safety...  More →

Safety Data Sheet (SDS) FAQ’s
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Safety Data Sheet (SDS) FAQ’s

What products require an SDS?Any product that is considered a hazardous chemical requires a safety data sheet. A hazardous chemical...  More →

Related Topics: GHS , hazard communication , HAZCOM , safety data sheets , sds

Eye Safety at Work — What Can You Do?
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Eye Safety at Work — What Can You Do?

It doesn’t matter what you do for a living; your eyes are an important tool. Today’s blog offers some tips...  More →

Related Topics: eye safety , eye\ , PPE

Safety Climb: 5 Milestones of Safety Culture
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Safety Climb: 5 Milestones of Safety Culture

The Safety Climb is a safety program assessment and development tool designed for safety professionals and company management. The model...  More →

Related Topics: accident , awareness , Compliance , Culture , fire , hr , Safety , Workplace

October is Eye Injury Prevention Month
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October is Eye Injury Prevention Month

Never skimp on safety when it comes to protecting your eyes. October is Eye Injury Prevention Month, and Health &amp...  More →

Related Topics: eye safety , PPE

Troubleshoot Your Training – Live!
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Troubleshoot Your Training – Live!

What? No one liked your PowerPoint training session on OSHA’s new Beryllium rule? If you have a safety training challenge...  More →

Q & A: Walking-Working Surfaces Final Rule
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Q & A: Walking-Working Surfaces Final Rule

Question: “What are the new training requirements in 1910.30? I don't understand who I'm supposed to train and what I'm...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , online safety training , osha standards , Training

10 Reasons You’re Probably Wrong About Online Safety Training: Part 2
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10 Reasons You’re Probably Wrong About Online Safety Training: Part 2

Continued from Part 1 From experience, we understand that there’s a lot of misinformation about online training and its value...  More →

Related Topics: accident , Compliance , effectiveness , engagement , hr , lms , myths , online training , OSHA

Protecting Against the Top 4 Construction Hazards
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Protecting Against the Top 4 Construction Hazards

On OSHA’s website you can find a “Quick Card” listing the top four construction hazards, and ways to protect against...  More →

Related Topics: Construction , awareness , exposure , fall arrest , Training , OSHA , PPE , personal protective equipment

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

Safety Focus: Elevated Work Safety
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Safety Focus: Elevated Work Safety

Ladders and scaffolding are important resources in many occupations. They’re also frequent visitors on OSHA’s top ten most-cited violations list...  More →

Related Topics: WORK SAFETY , Training

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 Comes in Many Colors
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Safety Comes in Many Colors

You might not think of a construction site as a bright and colorful place, but the orange and yellow safety...  More →

Related Topics: Safety , Construction

Safety Job Research Project: Results
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Safety Job Research Project: Results

A year ago, we launched a research effort to learn more about the safety professional community: who they are, how...  More →

Related Topics: safety audit , safety programs , safety quiz , safety standards

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

Safety Blog Series: Part 1 | You’ve Got the Job. Now What?
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Safety Blog Series: Part 1 | You’ve Got the Job. Now What?

Congratulations! You've got the safety job. Now what? Have you recently acquired the role of "safety person" at your company...  More →

Related Topics: basics , safety pro , hr , Compliance , OSHA , osha standards , job , Training

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