Tips of the Week Archive

Date Title Category Action
January 11, 2016 OSHA's New Online Tool for Reporting Serious Events Safety View
January 4, 2016 New State Environmental Laws for 2016 Environmental View
January 4, 2016 Safety Alert for Hoverboards Safety View
December 21, 2015 Electronic Plating Co. Fined $157,080 for Exposing Workers to Noise, Toxic Metal, Other Hazards Safety View
December 21, 2015 USDOE Releases Groundbreaking Energy Efficiency Standards Environmental View
December 14, 2015 Company Owner Pleads Guilty to Charges Related to Employee’s Fatal Fall Safety View
December 14, 2015 EPA Makes it Easier to Self-Disclose Environmental Violations Environmental View
December 7, 2015 Petroleum Refinery Sector Risk and Technology Review and New Source Performance Standards Environmental View
December 7, 2015 OSHA Issues Tools to Help Prevent Workplace Violence Safety View
November 30, 2015 Top Environmentally Friendly Gifts for 2015 Environmental View
November 30, 2015 Topiramate Listed as a Reproductive Toxin Safety View
November 23, 2015 EPA Proposes to Cut Pollution Transported Across State Lines Environmental View
November 23, 2015 Nanotechnology Presents New Questions for Occupational Safety and Health Safety View
November 16, 2015 EPA Proposes to Revise Refrigerant Management Requirements Environmental View
November 16, 2015 OSHA Issues Final Rule for Handling Retaliation Complaints Safety View
November 9, 2015 Some CFC Replacements Form Potent Greenhouse Gases Environmental View
November 9, 2015 OSHA Penalties to Rise 150% Safety View
November 2, 2015 EPA Reduces Ozone NAAQS Environmental View
November 2, 2015 Occupational Injuries and Illnesses Dropped Last Year Safety View
October 26, 2015 EPA Requires Electronic DMRs and Other NPDES Reports Environmental View
October 26, 2015 $431,000 Penalty for Repeat Lockout Tagout and Machine Guarding Hazards Safety View
October 19, 2015 New Rules to Reduce Potent Greenhouse Gas Emissions Environmental View
October 19, 2015 New App Warns Emergency Responders Safety View
October 12, 2015 Ambitious Clean Energy Legislation Adopted Environmental View
October 12, 2015 Nanotechnology is Everywhere: What are the Hazards to Your Health and Safety? Safety View
October 5, 2015 Update on Chemical Safety Reform Bill Environmental View
October 5, 2015 Teen Worker Loses Leg, Co-Worker Loses Fingers at Case Farms, $1.4 Million Fine Safety View
September 28, 2015 New Requirements Proposed for Hazardous Waste Shipments Environmental View
September 28, 2015 New Safer Consumer Products Guidance Safety View
September 21, 2015 EPA Considers New Enforcement Priorities Environmental View
September 21, 2015 Number of Workers Killed on the Job Has Increased in US Safety View
September 14, 2015 DOT Streamlines Special Permit and Approval Process Environmental View
September 14, 2015 Worker Loses Parts of 3 Fingers on Table Saw Safety View
September 8, 2015 EPA Proposes Hazardous Waste Generator Rule Improvements Environmental View
September 8, 2015 California Labor Enforcement Task Force Takes Action to Prevent Worker Fatalities and Serious Injuries Safety View
August 31, 2015 New Exclusions for Solvent Recycling and Hazardous Secondary Materials Environmental View
August 31, 2015 Serial OSHA Violators Found in Contempt Safety View
August 24, 2015 EPA Updates Water Quality Standards Environmental View
August 24, 2015 OSHA Promotes Early Resolution of Whistleblower Complaints Safety View
August 17, 2015 EPA Proposes to Cut Methane Emissions from Municipal Solid Waste Landfills Environmental View
August 17, 2015 Worker Loses 4 Fingers on His First Day on the Job Safety View
August 10, 2015 How Will EPA’s New Clean Power Plan Impact You? Environmental View
August 10, 2015 OSHA to Lower Beryllium Permissible Exposure Limit Safety View
August 3, 2015 Hazardous Waste Violations Lead to Nearly a Half Million Dollar Fine Environmental View
August 3, 2015 OSHA Proposes to Increase Accuracy of Injury and Illness Records, Decrease Hazards Safety View
July 27, 2015 The Environment and Public Health are Improving Environmental View
July 27, 2015 OSHA Guidance on Revised Hazard Communication Standard Enforcement Creates New Challenges Safety View
July 20, 2015 DOT Extends Date for Compliance with Revised Lithium Battery Transportation Rules Environmental View
July 20, 2015 OSHA Updates Directive to Protect Healthcare Workers from Tuberculosis Safety View
July 13, 2015 EPA Failed to Control Hazardous Waste Imports Environmental View