Last fall OSHA increased its emphasis on promoting understanding of regulations that concern hazardous substances found in agribusiness. As noted at EHS Today, the new OSHA initiative came in the form of a 90-day outreach period which the agency says is “an opportunity for employers to proactively seek compliance assistance to ensure they are adequately

Read more

About 18 months ago, the results of the work of Associated Press reporters brought to light the apparent compounding effects of dangerous workplaces and older workers. Maria Ines Zamudio and Michelle Minkoff conducted research under a program called Working Longer, with funding from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. In August of 2017, they presented findings

Read more

Safe entry into, work in, and exit from confined spaces is one of the key training missions of Findlay All Hazards. With our Mobile Confined Space Training Simulator and permanently installed simulator at our Ohio campus, we believe we set the bar for CSE (Confined Space Entry) training across North America.   To keep ourselves

Read more

It is hard to say goodbye after 32 years – especially when what you are leaving is your life’s work. I am very proud of what we were able to develop and deliver to the Environmental, Safety, and Health (EHS) community through both our Academic Programs (bachelor’s and master’s degrees) and the All Hazards Training

Read more

The National Safety Council recently released the results of a survey that looked at how the fatigue level of employees relates to on-the-job injuries. The NSC survey shows that a significant amount of work injuries and near-misses combined can be attributed to tired workers. The survey, which included interviews with over two thousand workers, revealed

Read more

One of the recently-rising modern business catchphrases is “Internet Of Things”, or IoT. IoT refers to those devices that have been assimilated into Internet connectivity but were built for another purpose. For example, a laptop is a standardly connected device, but a refrigerator is not. Even so, that fridge might connect to the web so

Read more

In the panhandle of Florida, and elsewhere, communities are working hard to return to normalcy after Hurricane Michael struck about two weeks ago. The damage is now estimated at more than $8 billion, though nothing matters more than the loss of life, of course. At Findlay All Hazards we think of how businesses work to

Read more

At the National Safety Congress and Expo in Houston last week, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced the ten most-frequently cited workplace safety violations for fiscal year 2018. This is a preliminary list, tallied as of October 1. OSHA presents this list each year, and there aren’t a lot of variations, it seems, at

Read more

Confined space incidents claim about 100 lives each year in the US, and sometimes more (over 130 in 2015). As part of Findlay’s on-going mission to provide the best on-site Confined Space Entry (CSE) training, we help our clients parse the stipulations, regulations, and guides that have a province in the confined space arena. Besides

Read more

According to Statista.com, the United States experienced five workplace mass shootings in 2017. Cumulatively, 17 people lost their lives in these tragedies, in workplace types that range from an Ohio nursing home to a west coast UPS facility. A big part of the Findlay All Hazards strategy toward Workplace Violence (WPV) is prevention. Yes, drills that

Read more

SIGN IN

Forgot Password

X