Hazardous material containment systems require routine maintenance and inspection to ensure their integrity. Their regulation is primarily handled by the EPA which regulates two types of storage systems: Portable storage containers, such as portable tanks and 55-gallon drums; and fixed tank systems.
Annual fire safety system inspections are an expected and much-anticipated occurrence for businesses and organizations. While fire life safety inspections may not be considered the most exciting part of operations, they are necessary to promoting safety for your building’s staff, visitors and occupants.
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Since 2000, service providers using the company's compliance reporting tools have inspected fire alarm, fire sprinkler, life safety, fire suppression, security, and HVAC systems.
The National Emphasis Program (NEP) targets industrial and manufacturing workplaces where employees are injured by unguarded or improperly guarded machinery and equipment.
In its mission to keep workplaces free of hazards, OSHA significantly increased the number of inspections and provided a record amount of compliance assistance during FY 2019.
A visual guide and checklist document from Western Specialty Contractors helps facility management to identify and track damage to components of parking structures.
Understanding the biggest threats extreme cold poses and taking measures to prepare against them can go a long way in mitigating costs and exposure.
When it comes to vertical transportation, prevent downtime and foster safety with regular inspections of elevator and escalator systems.
Gaining real-time visibility across locations can be accelerated by digitizing outdated manual workflows and deploying intelligent tools that connect granular data from the field.
Routine property inspections can provide valuable information to help facility management make more informed decisions when maintenance planning.
BuildingReports' announced its service members have reached the 5 million inspection report milestone, a growth rate of 150% from 2014.
Fall is the ideal time to prepare your facility for winter weather. Routine inspections of your building from roof to foundation now can prevent costly repairs in the future
A safety walk-around can be an important part of identifying safety hazards in the workplace and communicating those dangers to employees.
There are a few common problems industrial generators encounter that factory managers, OEMs, and owners should be aware of in order to prevent downtime.
This third article in a three-part series describes crevice corrosion, which occurs at or near areas where metal parts are joined in buildings and on other assets.
Water-based fire protection is addressed with NFPA 25, a standard for inspections of system wear and tear.
These new EPDM granules provide a non-slip surface over silicone-coated roofs.
Facility management extends asset life with a two-step approach to preventive maintenance: inspection, followed by execution.
Asset management is bolstered by using innovative technologies such as drones to proactively inspect critical assets and ensure these are maintained effectively.