Tips of the Week Archive

Date Title Category Action
September 8, 2009 Risk Assessment Rule Withdrawn Safety View
August 31, 2009 Air Line Pilots Association Calls for Temporary Ban on Lithium Battery Shipments on Airliners Environmental View
August 31, 2009 Congressional Report Says Bayer CropScience Explosion Could Have Eclipsed Bhopal Safety View
August 24, 2009 Q & A on the Transportation of Batteries Environmental View
August 24, 2009 OSHA Updates National Emphasis Program for Refineries Safety View
August 17, 2009 EPA to Strengthen Air Quality Standards for Nitrogen Dioxide Environmental View
August 17, 2009 OSHA Updates the Acetylene Regulations Safety View
August 10, 2009 EPA Proposes NESHAP for Chemical Preparations Industry Environmental View
August 10, 2009 Prevent Hearing Loss Caused by Noise at Work Safety View
August 3, 2009 OSHA Targets Recordkeeping Safety View
August 3, 2009 Chemical Companies to Pay $3.1 Million to Resolve Environmental Violations Environmental View
July 27, 2009 E-Waste Illegally Exported to Hong Kong Environmental View
July 27, 2009 OSHA to Evaluate Voluntary Protection Programs Safety View
July 20, 2009 Fatal Ammonia Release near Columbia, South Carolina Investigated Safety View
July 20, 2009 EPA Announces Public Hearings for Primary National Ambient Air Quality Standards for Nitrogen Dioxide Environmental View
July 13, 2009 Court Rejects EPA Ozone Waivers Environmental View
July 13, 2009 New California Standards Protect Workers Against Infectious Airborne Diseases Safety View
July 6, 2009 New Indoor Air Cleaners Certified to Meet Strict Ozone Limit Safety View
July 6, 2009 EPA Proposes Stronger Nitrogen Dioxide Standards Environmental View
June 29, 2009 House Passes Waxman-Markey Global Warming Bill Environmental View
June 29, 2009 Anhydrous Ammonia Hazard Alert Issued Following Employee Death Safety View
June 22, 2009 Tyson Foods Sentenced to Pay $500,000 Fine for OSHA Violation That Led to Worker Death Safety View
June 22, 2009 Target and KMart Charged for Illegal Disposal of Hazardous Waste Environmental View
June 15, 2009 Chemical Safety Board Releases Video on Chemical Emergency Preparedness Safety View
June 15, 2009 EPA Publishes New Water Quality Criteria for Acrolein and Phenol Environmental View
June 8, 2009 State Mandates OSHA-10 and OSHA-30 Training for All Construction Workers and Site Supervisors Safety View
June 8, 2009 EPA Proposes to Control Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Light-Duty Vehicles Environmental View
June 1, 2009 Washington Orders State Actions to Reduce Greenhouse Gases Environmental View
June 1, 2009 OSHA Cites Wal-Mart Stores Inc. Following Crushing Death of Worker Safety View
May 25, 2009 What's on DOT's Agenda for Hazardous Materials Transportation Regulations? Environmental View
May 25, 2009 Prevention Through Design Minimizes Hazards Throughout Workplace Lifecycle Safety View
May 18, 2009 What’s On EPA’s Spring 2009 Regulatory Agenda? Environmental View
May 18, 2009 What’s on OSHA’s Agenda? Safety View
May 11, 2009 Congress Asks for Higher Penalties and Expanded OSHA Authority Safety View
May 11, 2009 EPA Considers Reversing Bush Era Relaxation of Hazardous Waste Rules Environmental View
May 4, 2009 EPA to Review Three New Source Review Rules Environmental View
May 4, 2009 OSHA to Regulate Combustible Dust Hazards Safety View
April 27, 2009 EPA Reinstates Stricter TRI Reporting Requirements Environmental View
April 27, 2009 Eight Ways to Build Safety into Your Business Safety View
April 20, 2009 EPA Finds that Greenhouse Gases Endanger Public Health and Welfare Environmental View
April 20, 2009 OSHA Warns Workplaces with High Injury and Illness Rates Safety View
April 13, 2009 Jordan Barab Named Acting Head of OSHA Safety View
April 13, 2009 EPA Signals Openness to Banning Dry Cleaning Chemical Perchloroethylene Environmental View
April 6, 2009 New OSHA Guidance on Mandatory Respirator Selection Safety View
April 6, 2009 Effective Date of New SPCC Regulations Delayed Environmental View
March 30, 2009 Global Warming Causes Kidney Stones Environmental View
March 30, 2009 Air Pollution Contributes to Allergies Safety View
March 23, 2009 Maryland to Finalize Crane Safety Regulations Safety View
March 23, 2009 Federal EPA Takes over Enforcement of Asbestos Regulations in Georgia Environmental View
March 16, 2009 Court Rules that an Employer Can be Liable for Subcontractor’s Workplace Hazards Safety View