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Facility managers are often charged with health and safety responsibilities, including fire safety and alarm systems, OSHA inspections, ergonomics, emergency preparedness and disaster planning, and much more.

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Building Safety Month Week Three: “Water Safe, Water Smart—Build To Code”

Adoption and application of codes and standards are essential preventive measures that are key to outdoor... [...]

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Did You Miss The Emergency Prevention, Preparedness, Response and Recovery Are You Ready Webinar?

View this video to find out how to evaluate your emergency plans, technologies, and training to ensure the safety of people, the protection of property, and the prevention of business... [...]

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Ringling Bros. To Enhance Safety For Aerial Acts

Ringling Bros. to enhance safety for all aerial acts after settlement... [...]

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Building Safety Month Week Two: Bounce Back Faster From Disaster—Build To Code

Actions ensure that businesses and communities are disaster... [...]

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Upgrading Power Transformers

If your transformers are 10 to 15 years old, consider taking proactive steps to save utility costs and prevent power... [...]

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What We Have Here… Is A Failure To Communicate

Communication should be the impetus for an appropriate response during a security related... [...]

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OSHA, National Center For Transgender Equality Form Alliance

OSHA and the National Center for Transgender Equality form an alliance to protect the safety and health of transgender... [...]

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Question Of The Week: Earthquake Ready?

In the U.S., the scope of seismic activity may be... [...]

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Building Safety Month Week One: Don’t Get Burned—Build To Code

Code compliance, working smoke and carbon monoxide alarms, and escape plans are keys to saving... [...]

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Question Of The Week: Public Address Standards

Is there an established requirement for relaying emergency messages within a corporate... [...]