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Study from Weber Shandwick indicates that 21% of employees are “employee activists” and 56% of employees actively defend their companies and serve as first responders. Also, employees with socially encouraging employers are significantly more likely to help boost sales than employees whose employers aren’t socially encouraging.
The City of Toronto will now require CIMS/CIMS-GB certification for all future custodial RFPs.
The stand-down is part of OSHA’s ongoing Fall Prevention Campaign, which was started in 2012 and was developed in partnership with NIOSH.
To qualify for an AISC Safety Award, a plant or the reporting unit must report a minimum of 300 hours of work in each of the four quarters of a year.
The new projects join 23 others across the country that have achieved certification since June 2010 as SITES pilot projects. These diverse projects represent landscapes of various sizes, locations, types, and costs.
OSHA is concerned about the alarming increase in preventable injuries and fatalities at communication tower worksites. In 2013, 13 fatalities occurred in this industry, more than in the previous two years combined. This disturbing trend appears to be continuing, with four worker deaths occurring in the first five weeks of 2014.
The ACG board has created the EMA as a stand-alone association to administer the EMP program and other energy related programs.
Strong demand amid dwindling supply in London’s West End pushes rents up by 5%; London confirms its position as the world’s most expensive office market for the second consecutive year. Hong Kong ranks second after losing top spot to London last year for the first time since 2008; global office rents increase by 3% overall.
Providing a dynamic and diverse workplace was a key driver for this senior director of facilities’ latest project.
Data from BOMA’s Experience Exchange Report reflects results of the industry’s focus on energy efficiency.