Eyewash in the Workplace: What You Need to Know

When it comes to workplace safety, preparation comes first. An action plan and first aid supplies within reach will prove invaluable in an emergency or minor incident. But remember, there’s more to a first-aid kit than bandages, gauze pads … [Read more...]

5 Factors That Impact The Lifespan of a Chemical Respirator

Choosing and maintaining respirators is an important part of keeping employees who work around chemicals and other contaminants safe. Luckily, you don’t have to guess as to which respirator to use. Manufacturers of chemicals must create … [Read more...]

OSHA Updates to the Hazard Communication Standard 2012

Are you aware that OSHA loosened its policy that relates to transitioning to the Hazard Communication Standard 2012 (HCS 2012)? The GHS transition timeline states that by June 1, 2015, chemical manufacturers and distributors should have had … [Read more...]

The Scoop on OSHA’s New Globally Harmonized System (GHS) Standard and Safety Data Sheets (SDS)

As North America becomes more in tune with global awareness, OSHA has begun to transition what we know as Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), to align with the United Nations Globally Harmonized System (GHS) of Classification and Labeling … [Read more...]