Each month, we recap trending industry news and interesting online EHS resources for our monthly blog round-up! Enjoy some of our favorite articles from this month.
[Infographic] 4 Tips for National Preparedness Month
September is National Preparedness Month, which means it’s the perfect time to learn how you and your team can get ready for anything! Learn more in Gensuite’s latest infographic. Read more.
DOL announces Office of Compliance Initiatives
Construction Industry Welcomes Restart of the Federal Safety Panel
The construction industry is getting back its public forum to share concerns with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Read more.
5 Healthcare Technology Trends to Keep an Eye On
Every year, it seems as if there’s a defining technology that emerges in the healthcare space and makes a name for itself. This year, there hasn’t been a single technology that’s emerged – rather there’s been several different tools, systems and innovations that have changed the face of the industry. Strategic implementation of these tech trends will lead the way forward. Read more.
European Green Power Generation Set to Overtake Coal This Year
Renewable energy’s share in power generation in Europe is poised to overtake coal this year as the continent seeks to reduce its reliance on the carbon-emitting fuel, according to a report commissioned by UBS AG. Read more.
House is the Next Stop for Worker Safety Spending Bill
House is the next stop for the Worker Safety Spending Bill Covering OSHA, MSHA, NIOSH, OSHRC and FMSHRC. The decision on spending for these federal programs protecting worker safety for next year is now in the hands of House lawmakers, following the Senate’s 93-7 approval of an appropriation bill (H.R. 6157) that occurred on Sept. 18. Read more.