Content related to ‘Safety’

Facility Executive | November/December 2015 Issue

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This issue takes a comprehensive look at smart facility technologies, the Internet of Things, maintenance software, and energy management. Plus, mitigating disaster.


FM Alert: Worker Endangerment Initiative Addresses Violations

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Justice Department’s Environment and Natural Resources Division will work with the Department of Labor and U.S. attorneys for broader look at environmental and workplace safety crimes.


New Year’s Task: Building Envelope Check

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With gingerbread house construction a tradition for many this time of year, it may also be time to ensure the integrity of facility exteriors.



Question Of The Week: Are Current Building Codes Adequate For Extreme Weather?

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Do current building codes adequately reflect knowledge gained from experience with recent storms and are the codes changing fast enough?



Question of the Week: What Are The Cleaning Benefits of Aqueous Ozone?

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Studies indicate aqueous ozone cleaning systems can prove effective at eliminating colony-forming units (CFUs) of both E. coli and listeria from hard surfaces.


FM Alert: Is Your Facility Ready For Winter Weather?

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This guide will help you prepare your facilities’ facades, roofs, plazas, and parking garages for the intense storm systems predicted for this winter.


Question of the Week: How Can I Prevent Bed Bugs In My Facility?

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The last thing you want to worry about is a bed bug infestation in the office, but unfortunately, it is becoming more common. How can you prevent these pests from infesting your facility?


OSHA Advisory Committee On Construction Safety And Health Seeks Nominations

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OSHA’s Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health is accepting nominations for six new members to serve on the 15-member committee.