Facility Management Archives

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.



Smart Buildings Survey: Safety, Security Outrank Going Green

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Building operators prioritize the safety and security of their facilities over sustainability and productivity, according to a recent survey of nearly 500 buildings across seven major U.S. cities by Honeywell and KRC Research.


New Guide Offers Tips For Building A Sustainability Program

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If you need help garnering support for building a sustainability program at your facility, you might want to check out the new “Sustainability 101″ Quick Guide from Global Environmental Management Initiative (GEMI).


Green Buildings Improve Cognitive Function 

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Improved indoor environmental quality doubled participants’ scores on cognitive function tests, according to a new study by researchers at the Harvard University T.H. Chan School of Public Health’s Center for Health and the Global Environment, SUNY Upstate Medical University and Syracuse University.



Question of the Week: How Do You Support Productivity In Your Facilities?

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Investing in workplace well-being supports productivity. So why do so many companies make it difficult for employees to concentrate with workplaces that are too hot, too cold, too loud, or too confining?


Webinar: The Impact of Using Defendable Data to Assess & Budget for the Future

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This webinar will outline how to access, predict, plan, and execute a successful life cycle cost program and the consequences of ignoring using real facility examples.