Safety News

NFPA 820 Standards for Wastewater Treatment Plants: Part 2

As we explored last month, the National Fire Protection Association takes a special interest in wastewater treatment plants. The buildup of hazardous substances in...

New Camera Van Reduces Musculoskeletal Disorders

Oro Loma Sanitary District implemented many effective solutions throughout their facilities in the past year to help reduce musculoskeletal disorders. This month we will...

California Worker Deaths Rose in 2015

The findings from 2015 are in, and the news for California is unfortunate. In 2015, the state saw a double digit increase in workplace...

Risk Management

Let’s Work Together to Save the Pipes from the Wipes

Is there any truth in advertising at all these days? When the sticker on a box of wet wipes claims they are “flushable”, does...

DWC Announces Appointment of James Libien to Ethics Advisory Committee

Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) Acting Administrative Director George Parisotto has appointed James R. Libien to serve as a member of the Workers’ Compensation...

Felony Charge in Workplace Injury

In August 2013 a 61-year-old truck driver was crushed by a 35,000-pound earth mover at a large recycling plant near Los Angeles. After an...

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SMART Response: SSO and Backup Response Documentation

SMART Response is the only mobile app that sewer crews need when responding to Sanitary Sewer Overflows to effectively: Collect, in the field, information...
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My Safety Officer: CalOSHA Compliance for Small Public Agencies

DKF Solutions Group created My Safety Officer® to address the challenges smaller cities and agencies have in staying on top of their safety program....
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Safety Data Sheet Management

Du-All Safety has just introduced a new system for managing Safety Data Sheets.  Online SDS management is a great way to organize and store...