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Marijuana is now legal in 28 states and Washington, DC, which is leaving many employers scratching their heads about drug testing and workplace safety.


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Marijuana is now legal in 28 states and Washington, DC, which is leaving many employers scratching their heads about drug testing and workplace safety.

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Latest: Marijuana is now legal in 28 states and Washington, DC, which is leaving many employers scratching their heads about drug testing and workplace safety.

Question Of The Week: What Do I Need To Know About Weed In The Workplace?

Marijuana is now legal in 28 states and Washington, DC, which is leaving many employers scratching their heads about drug testing and workplace safety.

YORK DOAS Decrease Indoor Air Pollution

Dedicated outside air systems (DOAS) include a range of 100% outside air units and mixed air units that help decrease indoor air pollution and reduce heating and cooling loads.

Siemens’ Physical Security Information Management

Siveillance Viewpoint PSIM is software that combines danger management and select command and control functions in an integrated platform.

Wurf Board From JumpSport, Inc.

This air-spring platform encourages people who use standing desks to perform constant micro movements; virtually exercising while working.

Pelco’s Enhanced VideoXpert Video Management System

VideoXpert VMS incorporates advancements in system navigation for simple set-up and ease of operation along with integrations for user customization.

Clarity 16E Wheelchair Lift From Ascension

This fully enclosed vertical wheelchair lift can be installed in facilities to reach heights up to 14 feet.

Houston, Washington DC Top Cities For Worker Weight Gain

Over a quarter of American employees have access to employer-sponsored wellness benefits, but 63 percent don't take advantage of them, according to new survey.

Vortec Dual Action Personal Air Conditioning Vests

Vortec Personal Air Conditioning Vests (PACs) circulate cool air to minimize temperature-related stress and fatigue, thus improving comfort and productivity.

Question Of The Week: How Can I Protect My Company From Ransomware Attacks?

WannaCry and other ransomware have been making headlines: Here are six immediate steps you can take to protect your organization from cyber attacks, courtesy of EY.

Honeywell Recalls SWIFT Wireless Gateway

Smoke detectors connected to this gateway can fail to activate properly when significant environmental contaminants are present.

Building Safety Month Week 3: Manage The Damage — Preparing For Natural Disasters

Proper planning can help prevent many “what ifs,” as well as help save lives and get your business back on track quicker following a natural disaster.

Keep by Feenics Cloud-Based Access Control Platform

The enterprise version of Keep by Feenics™ is a cloud-based access control as service (ACaaS) platform that delivers scalability, flexibility, and advanced security.

3M Speedglas 9002NC Welding Helmet

The 3M Speedglas 9002NC is a welding helmet that helps users weld with more precision and accuracy.

AwareManager, Vizsafe Form New Partnership

Alliance will provide connected solutions for stronger facility management, safety, and security.

Boosting Communication Efforts With Geofencing

This technology enables facility management to define geographical boundaries to identify where people and assets are, and when they move in and out of bounds.

Follett, Victaulic Support Intercollegiate Competition

The two Easton, PA based companies participated in an event that provided Lehigh Valley students the opportunity to show entrepreneurial skills.

Building Safety Month Week 2: Building Design Solutions For All Ages

As Baby Boomers prepare to retire—will the built environment be ready for them?

Madison Chemical AquaBlue Floor Cleaner & Degreaser

AquaBlue is an alkaline detergent for general floor cleaning.

Atlanta Tops Mosquito Cities List

For the fourth year in a row, the Atlanta area tops pest control leader Orkin’s list of Top 50 Mosquito Cities.

Communicating Building Safety Principles

In this Q&A, Facility Executive spoke with the safety, health, and environmental manager at Schneider Electric about communication as a key to success for building safety.

Control Center v14.2 Tiered Video Management

Control Center v14.2 is an updated version of the video management software that improves user experience.

Boston Medical Center Fires Up Cogen Plant

The combined heat and power (CHP) plant enhances the facility's standing as the most resilient and greenest hospital in Boston.

Hydro Systems’ AccuMax Chemical Dispensers

The AccuMax family of chemical dispensers provide dilution control and backflow protection for a variety of applications.

Werner Offers Training During OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down

Fall protection and ladder safety trainings are planned at job sites across the U.S. to keep construction workers safe.

InstantLabs’ Hunter Food Testing System

The Hunter Real-Time PCR System combines speed, accuracy, and affordability in an easy-to-use instrument for pathogen and species detection in the global food industry.

St. Louis Healthcare Campus Connects With New Skywalk

Nearly a quarter mile long, a pedestrian skywalk at the BJC HealthCare/Washington University Medical Center campus provides a comfortable link between more than 6,000 parking spaces and the main hospital complex.

Building Safety Month Week 1: Mentoring The Next Generation Of Building Professionals

International Code Council kicks off the first week of Building Safety Month by working towards its goal of preserving the building industry's shrinking workforce. 

OSHA Seeks Training Institute Education Center Applications

Nonprofit organizations interested in providing instructor-led classes on occupational safety and health as part of the OSHA Training Institute (OTI) Education Centers Program can apply.

Tubelite ForceFront Storm Products

ForceFront Storm curtainwall, storefront, and entrances provide a complete, easy-to-install, hurricane impact-resistant system.

IOSH Launches New Vision To Protect Workers

WORK 2022 — IOSH’s 2017-2022 strategy — supports experts' call for better data on occupational accidents and diseases.

Flowgard Coating Systems for Ceilings and Walls

Flowgard is a line of high-performance coatings for use on ceilings and walls.

Construction Safety Under Par, Finds NSC Survey

In its survey of 14 industries, the National Safety Council found 58% of Americans working in construction thinks safety takes a backseat to productivity.

Camden Next Gen CM-AF500 Illuminated Annunciators

CM-AF500 illuminated annunciators have been enhanced with much brighter, clearer, easy to read text for superior visibility.

Two Humanscale Products Earn International Recognition

The Infinity task light wins Red Dot product award; OfficeIQ honored as a World Changing Idea Finalist by Fast Company.

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