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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...

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...

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...

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....

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...

Permit Compliance Reference Manual

Are you overwhelmed trying to keep up with the compliance requirements for environmental permits?  Local, State and Federal permits usually come with complicated monitoring, recording...

OSHA’s Six Foot Fall Protection Rule Just Got Teeth

Fall protection continues to be an area of controversy between California’s DIOSH and federal OSHA regulators. When tougher protection rules were initially introduced decades...

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...

Sanitary Sewer Overflow (SSO) Simulator

It’s a classic catch-22. You need to train workers to estimate sewer overflows before they happen, but witnessing an actual SSO is the best...

Fall Protection Training

Fall Protection competent person training provides the information employees need to work safely when working at height, and satisfies the training requirements in the Cal-OSHA...