Each month, we recap trending industry news and interesting online EHS resources for our monthly blog round-up! This July saw a continued focus on safety from the momentum from National Safety Month in June as well as an exciting development in sustainability. Enjoy some of our favorite articles from this month!
47 people in Mexico are injured every hour while on the job. If we don’t start taking workplace hazards more seriously, this number is only going to increase in 2018.
Ireland is divesting from fossil fuels. A new bill that is coming as soon as this year is “send[ing] a clear message from the people of Ireland” that no longer want to see further investment in non-renewable resources.
By the end of 2020, the UK’s emissions should be reduced based on this recent goal set. This ambitious target can only be met if big plans are enacted and met in next two years.
With all of the pressure put on construction workers to get their jobs done faster to meet deadlines, safety can, unfortunately, take a backseat and lead to accidents and injuries. Learn how to manage your construction workers to ensure their safety into the summer months.
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