The Effects of Crystalline Silica on Workers

The Effects of Crystalline Silica on Workers

Silica is one of the most abundant and complex naturally occurring minerals and the main component of sand.  Quartz is the stable crystal form of silica, while tridymite and cristobalite are less stable crystalline forms.  Crystalline silica becomes the...
Introducing the Latest in Health and Safety Technology

Introducing the Latest in Health and Safety Technology

Every year, tech’s best and brightest converge on Las Vegas, Nevada to unveil the latest gadgets and gizmos available to the public. And this year was no exception.  CES 2019 always has its share of fantastic TV and digital displays that always attract a crowd;...
OSHA Request for Information Regarding Chemical Management and PELs Deadline Approaching

OSHA Request for Information Regarding Chemical Management and PELs Deadline Approaching

The deadline date OSHA’s Request for information on the management of hazardous chemical exposures in the work place and strategies for updating Permissible Exposure Limits (PELs) is April 8, 2015! On October 9, 2014, the Occupational Safety and Health...