The January 2021 Process Safety Beacon is now available to download and share on the AIChE/CCPS website. This month’s newsletter outlines how material identification, starting when a shipment is received, protects all processes downstream. https://www.aiche.org/ccps/resources/process-safety-beacon/archives #ProcessSafetyBeacon #MaterialIdentification #WorkplaceSafety #WorkplaceSafetyResources
Check out the one-page December 2020 CCPS Process Safety Beacon which warns about unintentional chemical reactions. #CCPS #ChemicalReactions #WorkplaceSafety #WorkplaceSafetyResources #SafetyDataSheets
The VPPPA is excited to announce that we are now accepting workshop proposals for the 2021 Safety+ Symposium! Please consider sharing your safety knowledge with our attendees. The event will be held from August 30 - September 3, 2021, at the Gaylord Opryland Convention Center in Nashville, TN. Proposals are for 45-minute long workshops and will be reviewed and selected based on several criteria to include topic relevance, practicability, quality of proposal and creativity. Da
"We are excited to share the 2020 Autumn issue of the Leader magazine - Ergonomics. Happy reading! https://www.vpppa.org/read-the-leader.html You may have noticed your worksite did not receive its usual amount of physical copies of the magazine. Due to the number of members not yet working onsite, combined with a sustainability effort, the VPPPA has decided to only send one copy of the magazine to each site this quarter. Need help logging into the website to view the magazine
"Do you have a safety best practice to share? Did your site create innovative solutions during COVID-19?
Consider writing about your expertise for the winter 2021 issue of the Leader - VPPPA's award-winning quarterly magazine!
If you, or someone you know, is interested in providing an article please email firstname.lastname@example.org." #VPPPA #BestPractices #TheLeaderMagazine #COVID19Safety #COVID19WorkplaceSafety #WorkplaceSafety #WorkplaceHealth #WorkplaceSafetyResources
"The Voluntary Protection Programs Participants’ Association (VPPPA) is pleased to officially announce the launch of a new website and database. The new site can be viewed at www.vpppa.org. “Our members asked, and we listened,” said Terry Schulte, VPPPA Board of Directors Chairman. “They wanted a better online experience and we have worked hard to fulfill that wish.” The new website has an improved online membership experience. It features a sleeker look and easier navigation
The Center for Construction Research and Training (CPWR) is a nonprofit dedicated to reducing occupational injuries, illnesses, and fatalities in the construction industry. In 2010, CPWR, NIOSH, and OSHA formed a Research to Practice (r2p) Working Group to facilitate communication and action on critical safety and health issues facing the construction industry. The Working Group identified silica as a priority area for outreach efforts. CPWR developed a one-stop source of in
OSHA's COVID-19 Tip of the Day: "Reinforce and repeat new information to drive points home to workers during training." More information can be found on page 5 of OSHA's Resource for Development and Delivery of Training to Workers PDF, available here! #OSHA #DOL #COVID19Tip #WorkplaceSafety #EmployeeTraining #WorkplaceSafety #WorkplaceSafetyResources #TrainingResources
"OSHA and American Society of Safety Professional (ASSP) are offering a free webinar on Silica Compliance. The webinar is scheduled for November 4, 2020 at 12:00 PM (Central) and will include speakers from OSHA, ASSP and CPWR." Learn more here! #Silica #OSHA #ASSP #FreeWebinar #SilicaCompliance #CPWR #WorkplaceSafety #Compliance #WorkplaceSafetyResources