October 20, 2022 at 11:00 am - 1:00 pm Speaker Gerry Luther, OHST, CIT, CIE – Chief Operating Officer of Caliche Management, LLC, will be presenting “Hidden Hazards That Bite” at the American Society of…
“NIOSH: Approved Respirators Cannot Be Altered to Improve Fit” “Concerns regarding statements in the user instructions for several filtering facepiece respirators (FFRs) manufactured by NIOSH approval holders prompted the agency…
2022 Region III ASSP Professional Development ConferenceAugust 29 – August 31, 2022San Antonio Marriott Riverwalk889 East Market Street, San Antonio, TXRead More - https://region3.assp.org/events/region-iii-assp-pdc/
VPPPA® Presents Safety+ An Integrated Safety & Health Management Systems Symposium, Tuesday, August 23 – Thursday, August 25, 2022 Walter E. Washington Convention Center Washington D.C. More Information - https://www.vpppa.org/events/safety-symposium/
The American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists 2022 guidelines for Threshold Limit Values (TLVs) and Biological Exposure Indices (BEIs) have identified the following proposed changes to the chemicals or implemented changes to stressors listed below:
April 2022 - Completed Urea Ammonium Nitrate (UAN) air monitoring, respirator training, quantitative fit-testing, and UAN Hazard Awareness training for one of our maritime clients.
“More than 50 percent of workers exposed to noise in 2014 did not wear hearing protection consistently, a study conducted by NIOSH researchers has found. Published earlier this month in the American Journal of Industrial Medicine, the study shows that inconsistent use of hearing protection was more prevalent in industries that have fewer noise–exposed workers.”
January 2022 – CIH completed review and submitted comments of a company’s Site-Specific Health and Safety Plan designed for the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) Superfund Site Discovery and…
1st Quarter, 2022 – Renewed service contracts with Texas Children’s Hospital and Houston Methodist Hospital.
US 2019 SAFETY AND HEALTH STATISTICS By: Frank M. Parker, III – CIH, CSP, PE, BCEE The US Bureau of Statistics has published its summary of injuries, illnesses and fatalities reported by private industry for the year 2019 [bls.gov/iif/oshsum.htm#19Summary_Tables]. In summary: