Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. Safety articles below.
Beyond energy efficiency benefits, window film adds a level of safety for facilities as well.
In addition to the Advisory Committee on Construction Safety and Health meeting, OSHA is accepting nominations for eight members to serve on the 15-member ACCSH committee.
Nine Campbell Institute member organizations share their successes and challenges in implementing worker wellbeing programs.
Innovative UPS design offers hours of runtime for critical network devices, providing internet access during outages and emergencies.
The 2016 Beyond Green™ Awards recognize high-performing, resilient buildings and communities. There’s only two weeks left to submit your project!
A new curriculum addresses the shortage of occupational health and safety training for workers with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
OSHA seeks to amend its current respiratory protection standard to add two additional fit-testing protocols.
About two-thirds of Americans agree that appropriate restroom access should be available for transgender adults at work and in public, without requiring medical transition.
From cleanliness and accessibility to heavy wear, wayfinding, and promoting a healing environment, hospitals face a unique, stringent set of challenges. Flooring is no exception.
About 129,000 of the Winsley Mid-Back Chairs were sold at Office Depot and OfficeMax stores nationwide and online at officedepot.com.
Just in time for a healthy dose of Halloween horror, here are this year's 13 best haunted houses and attractions across the U.S.
The 2016 Atlantic Hurricane season is expected to be the most active since 2012. With flooding one of the most damaging effects of a big storm, here are some timely tips from thyssenkrupp Elevator.
Barron Lighting Group’s test lab is now qualified to perform UL Certification testing.
Facility executives can work toward an effective balance for site security using these six steps.
UL1598C certification provides building owners and managers a safety standard when considering LED Retrofit.
OSHA has issued new guidance on settlement approval in whistleblower cases.
The Well Living Lab leverages and expands upon the principles of the WELL Building Standard™ (WELL), which focuses on seven concepts relevant to indoor health—air, water, nourishment, light, fitness, comfort and mind.
Part of Cintas' High Performance Series, the floor mat's active blades scrape off grime; capture three times more dirt and debris.
The Model C gas detector and the calibratable Model C+ identify fuel oil concentrations of less than 200 ppm or gas leaks of less than one cubic foot per year.
In light of Zika outbreaks worldwide, organizations are urged to train and educate their workforce.
Three Electromagnetic Lock models provide fail-safe operation for low security applications.
OSHA is seeking information on the safe access and egress of vessels, buildings, and other structures in shipyard employment; use of fall and falling object protection; and erection, use, and dismantling of scaffolding systems.
Combined insights and technologies will help build smart, secure, sustainable environments.
A New Zealand library is hoping an unusual method will “bug” scrap-happy teenagers enough to keep them from loitering.
The plan is part of ongoing efforts between OSHA and Health Canada to reduce regulatory barriers between U.S. and Canadian systems responsible for chemical safety.
Two-thirds of organizations name an active shooter as a top threat, but 79 percent are not fully prepared, more than 60 percent run no readiness drills.
The Aquarion Self-Contained Eyewash is a portable eyewash station for when plumbed, potable water is not available.
The Pressure-Sensitive Safety Mat encases conductive plates which provide stop/restart signals when pressure is applied or released.
OSHA is accepting nominations for members to serve on the Federal Advisory Council on Occupational Safety and Health (FACOSH).
The goal is to bring about quicker resolution for whistleblowers and their employers regarding claims of retaliation for reporting safety and other concerns on the job.
Aperio wireless lock technology has been integrated with all editions of Kantech EntraPass Security Software 7.0.
OSHA is challenging inventors and entrepreneurs to help develop a technological solution to workplace noise exposure and related hearing loss.
Clean Air Products wall-mounted, stainless steel pass-thru cabinets, which efficiently transfer supplies and specimens into and out of a cleanroom, are designed to meet the most stringent requirements for cleanroom entry systems.
Activities in and around buildings help determine where to look, and which pests may be attracted.