Online Safety Community

July 2014 Blog Posts (18)

Northern Gateway Pipeline Safety Provisions in Detail

The Canadian Federal Government has recently approved development of the Northern Gateway Pipeline. That approval, however, is contingent upon 209 conditions that Enbridge will have to meet to satisfy safety and environmental concerns, many of which must happen before construction can begin. You can read about those safety conditions here:…

Continue

Added by Chris on July 28, 2014 at 5:16pm — No Comments

Respiratory Protection Equipment

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) require workers to be free from any hazardous atmospheres. Respirators provide the protection against toxic substances in the workplace by reducing or eliminating them. OSHA’s Respirator Standard (29 CFR 1910.134) has “requirements for program administration, work site-specific procedures, respirator selection, employee training, fit…

Continue

Added by Jam Blanco on July 25, 2014 at 11:00am — No Comments

Accidents At Workplace, Prevention and Rights

Workplace accidents – this is quite a common term, even in this modern age, when all kinds of precautions are undertaken to prevent them. While some of these accidents are minor ones, such as tripping, slipping, straining muscles and so on, some can be really serious, and even…

Continue

Added by Patrick Bell on July 24, 2014 at 4:43am — No Comments

Basics of Medical Billing Compliance Plan

Medical billing is the process of submitting the medical bills of a patient by a hospital to the patient's insurance service provider. For example, most individuals are covered under some kind of a medical health insurance policy. This could either be State or some third party insurance coverage, but the process remains similar. Normally when a patient visits a hospital, his/her entire health related information is collected and this becomes the person's health record. This record is treated…

Continue

Added by John Robinson on July 17, 2014 at 5:25am — No Comments

Famous Safety Quotes and Slogans

NB: If you are looking for SAFETY SLOGANS – there are a 1000 or so, and more quotesHERE …

Famous Safety Quotes
Continue

Added by David Collins on July 14, 2014 at 11:48pm — No Comments

What is safety?

What is Safety? The World’s Hardest Question?

I’ve been asked to resurrect this article which did generate some interesting discussion a while back…….. 

This article provides probably the best answer: Safety should not be about Safety…

Continue

Added by David Collins on July 14, 2014 at 11:46pm — No Comments

I’m just not that into safety anymore

I’m just not that into safety anymore READ WHOLE ARTICLE I have spoken with a number of Managers over the past few months who have argued with me that ‘safety’ in our workplaces means that we must do everything we can to control people so that they do not hurt themselves at work. These people have said to me, “we can’t let…

Continue

Added by David Collins on July 14, 2014 at 5:24pm — No Comments

Safety should not just be about safety

We recently asked “What is Safety”? and got quite a mixed response but I think this article by Dr Rob just about nails it! 

Safety Should NOT Be About Safety

“if your world is just about safety, then your world is too small”

I…

Continue

Added by David Collins on July 14, 2014 at 5:16pm — No Comments

Prepare for Hazardous Waste Hazards

image credit: Hans Wretling Matton Collection

Workers dealing with hazardous waste and substances have the right to a safe workplace. The Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response (HAZWOPER) Standards were issued by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration…

Continue

Added by Jam Blanco on July 11, 2014 at 7:02am — No Comments

Satisfying compliance for 21 CFR Part 11 is very important when considering cloud hosting

Ever since the sensational arrival of cloud computing on the IT industry horizon, it has made life different in more ways than could be imagined, to make an understatement. With organizations realizing the enormous advantage cloud computing offers; almost every conceivable type of document is being pushed to the cloud.

The advantages are obvious, but let us repeat them at the cost of sounding banal: on-demand availability of data, flexibility, scalability, pay-for-use, and the choice…

Continue

Added by John Robinson on July 11, 2014 at 6:26am — No Comments

Quality guidelines –ICH

Short for International Conference on Harmonisation of Technical Requirements for Registration of Pharmaceuticals for Human Use; the ICH is a collaborative project whose objective is to discuss scientific and technical aspects of pharmaceutical product registration. The regulatory authorities of Europe, Japan and the United States, as well as experts from the pharmaceutical industry across these three blocs have come together to form the ICH and carry out its stated…

Continue

Added by John Robinson on July 11, 2014 at 6:25am — No Comments

Meeting FDA Expectations on Supplier Audit Program

The FDA, being what it is; has enormous power over the working of a medical device’s supply chain. It can virtually intercept a medical device at almost any stage through its various mechanisms such as recalls, injunctions, seizures and others. In its enthusiasm to ensure higher quality for medical devices, it has sometimes gone overboard to the extent that it is now a highly mistaken and feared regulatory body.

Making Supplier Audit Program…

Continue

Added by John Robinson on July 11, 2014 at 6:24am — No Comments

More Guidance Regarding Medical Device Development Tools from the FDA

In line with the aim of accelerating medical device development, the FDA has issued its as-yet latest guideline, entitled “Draft Guidance for Industry, Tool Developers, and Food and Drug Administrative Staff” (called just the “Draft Guidance”) on November 13, 2013.

This guideline is a voluntary process for the qualification of Medical Device Development Tools (MDDT) used in device development and evaluation programs in the Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH). The aim of…

Continue

Added by John Robinson on July 11, 2014 at 6:21am — No Comments

FDA Compliance and Ethics

The FDA has, over the years of its growth, been enacting laws that seek to ensure that all aspects that it covers are ethical. The FDA has been aware of the need to formulate rules and laws governing ethics. In fact, its forerunner, the Pure Food and Drug Act, enacted in 1906, more than three decades before the FDA came into existence, had a provision on ethics.

With the passage of time, even as the FDA's reach and power expanded, ethics was one area it never compromised on. Laws…

Continue

Added by John Robinson on July 11, 2014 at 6:20am — No Comments

Forklift Workers Safety Practices

There is an estimate of 175,000 employees work in over 7,000 warehouses across the nation. Warehouse operations provide many risks and hazards for workers. One of which is the forklift. In the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) most common citations for warehousing establishment, the forklift is at number…

Continue

Added by Jam Blanco on July 7, 2014 at 5:11am — No Comments

6 Vital Steps to Be Followed For Fire Investigation

In the US, the danger of fire accident is increasing at a rapid rate. And to prevent this type of mishap it is vital that you go for fire investigation and stay safe all the time. You should not try to undertake this job on your own hands. The best option is to hire a proficient fire investigation professional and remain at peace for the rest of your life. Here are a few vital steps to be followed for fire investigation after a heinous fire event.

Interview the eye…

Continue

Added by Patrick Bell on July 3, 2014 at 7:27am — No Comments

You know you suck at Safety Communication when...

Over the years, I've worked with a lot of safety professionals.  Some of them have really surprised me with their flair for not being able to influence anyone and to talk about safety in such a boring way that all I could do was stare catatonically at the floor.

While I generally use this blog to give safety professional's advice, helpful tips and how-to's, sometimes it's also beneficial to understand what "bad safety communication" looks like, so you know exactly…

Continue

Added by Marie-Claire Ross on July 1, 2014 at 9:19pm — No Comments

5 Signs that Undermine Workplace Health and Safety Efforts

Recently, I've been reading Accidents Waiting to Happen by Rick Dalyrymple.  One of the interesting things he discussed in the book was that safety professionals and the leadership team can often undermine corporate safety…

Continue

Added by Marie-Claire Ross on July 1, 2014 at 9:17pm — No Comments

Monthly Archives

2019

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2005

1999

Take our poll!

Take our poll!

Latest Activity

johnjorge posted blog posts
2 hours ago
Scoopify Most Viral Stories posted a blog post

ROSES ARE RED, VIOLETS ARE BLUE

The most popular rhyme taught to tiny tots and used by adults to quote some message is ‘Roses are red, violets are blue’ one would not believe that these verses were scriptedfirst by Sir Edmund Spenser in 1590 in his epic “The FaerieQueene”.Roses are red violets are blue more significantly came out with modern derivatives,several novelists, authors and poets framed it in their books with different connotations.In 1988 American Children’s folklore compiled 14 derivatives of original rhymes many…See More
5 hours ago
clara dsouza posted a blog post

How can I convert Exchange EDB files to Outlook PST files using EdbMails application?

If you want your Exchange server error free then you have to use the EDB to PST converter software. But it can be done by the choose of powerful EdbMails EDB to PST Converter software. If you fail to choose powerful Converter software then you couldn’t access your corrupted EDB files successfully.Can I use manual methods for EDB to PST Conversion?Yes some manual methods are available at free of cost to perform EDB…See More
6 hours ago
Mark Nilson posted an event

How to Construct Salary Ranges, Administer Increase Budgets and Build Merit Increase Matrices in Today's Economy at Training Doyens 26468 E Walker Dr, Aurora, Colorado 80016

November 7, 2019 from 1pm to 2:30pm
OVERVIEWLet’s be honest. People work for money. The salary budget while often the biggest expense in a company, is to employees a reward system for their work performed in your company and for the skills they bring to the workplace.Before you get started, keep in mind that adopting a competitive, pay for performance philosophy requires some extra work. Because a merit matrix connects performance to market rate pay. However, in order to differentiate wages based upon the results of your…See More
7 hours ago

Forum

Why should we need to migrate Exchange to Office 365?

Are you looking for an Exchange migration tool to migrate Exchange mailboxes to Office 365? I’ll give you the solution in this article But before migration you must understand why to Office 365 So…Continue

Started by clara dsouza on Saturday.

Office 365 migration tool

EdbMails Office 365 migration tool is a simple tool that performs the migration of mailbox items from Office 365 to Office…Continue

Started by Andrew paul on Friday.

IMAP to IMAP Migration & IMAP Migration to Office 365

 EdbMials IMAP Migration ToolThe tool Maintains all the email elements like Meta headers,…Continue

Started by johnjorge on Thursday.

How can I convert Exchange EDB files to Outlook PST files using EdbMails application?

If you want your Exchange server error free then you have to use the EDB to PST converter software. But it can be done by the choose of powerful EDB to PST converter software. If you fail to choose…Continue

Started by clara dsouza on Wednesday.

Public folder migration to Office 365

Public folder takes an important role in an organizational communication. This will help to collect, organize and share the information among  all the employees.Most of  the organizations may face a…Continue

Tags: Migration, 365, Office

Started by Andrew paul Oct 8.

Badge

Loading…

© 2019   Created by Safety Community.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service