Reminder - Tomorrow's Webinar: What is CFATS and Why Should I Care?
 

The Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) under the Department of Homeland Security aims to identify and regulate high-risk chemical facilities to ensure they have ...Read More




 

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What is CFATS and Why Should I Care?
Behind the Scenes of the Development of a Utility-Scale Solar Farm
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Be Ready for a Crystalline Silica Inspection

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As stated in previous articles, the Occupation Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) published a standard to regulate employee exposure to respirable crystalline silica (henceforth referred to as silica) on March 25, 2016. The standard lowered the Permissible Exposure Limit (PEL) to 50 micrograms per cubic meter, established an Action Level of 25 micrograms per cubic meter, and established ancillary requirements. The standard gave general industry until June 23, 2018 before enforcement of the new obligations would commence.  OSHA will offer compliance assistance in lieu of enforcement for the first 30 days for employers who are making good faith efforts to comply with the new standard’s requirements.To read more, click here

Post Date: 8/2/2018



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