WATCH: Train derailment in Colorado Wednesday prompts Hazmat clean up – KKTV

WATCH: Train derailment in Colorado Wednesday prompts Hazmat clean up  KKTV

State recommends changes to leasing properties – Spectrum News 1

State recommends changes to leasing properties  Spectrum News 1

Health Services Director on Reading Warning Labels for Hazardous Materials – Raccoon Valley Radio

Health Services Director on Reading Warning Labels for Hazardous Materials  Raccoon Valley Radio

The EPA is proposing that 'forever chemicals' be considered hazardous substances – NPR

The EPA is proposing that ‘forever chemicals’ be considered hazardous substances  NPR

How bad is Tesla's hazardous waste problem in California? – The Verge

How bad is Tesla’s hazardous waste problem in California?  The Verge

Semi fire, hazmat spill causes traffic delays on Grand Parkway – Houston Chronicle

Semi fire, hazmat spill causes traffic delays on Grand Parkway  Houston Chronicle

WSMV4 discovers no restrictions keeping radioactive materials off Nashville roads after dangerous truck fire – WSMV 4

WSMV4 discovers no restrictions keeping radioactive materials off Nashville roads after dangerous truck fire  WSMV 4 Read more [...]

DG Digest: An NPRM from OSHA in reference to required emergency response measures and organization

“Punxsutawney Phil,” the famous prognosticating groundhog in Pennsylvania, did not, according to news reports, see his shadow last Friday. According to the tradition, that means we’ll see a speedy end to winter. Let’s hope that groundhog nailed it! Meanwhile, however, just in case he’s wrong, be sure your winter safety plans remain in effect until... The post DG Digest: An NPRM from OSHA in reference to required emergency response measures and organization appeared first Read more [...]

Prevention Through Design to Address Continuing Construction Workplace Deaths and Injuries

Nearly 1 in 5 of all workplace fatalities occur in the construction industry (BLS, 2024). In 2022 there were 1,092 fatalities in the construction industry (BLS, 2024); in 2021 and 2022 there were 144,480 cases of construction industry workers missing days away from work from a non-fatal injury or illness (BLS, 2023). These and other statistics show that construction remains one of the most dangerous industries for workers. What if we could “design out” or minimize hazards and risks to Read more [...]

GALLERY: Palm Beach County Fire Rescue suits up for chemical leak training – WPEC

GALLERY: Palm Beach County Fire Rescue suits up for chemical leak training  WPEC Read more [...]

Consultant unveils refinery report addressing Thanksgiving 2022 chemical release – danvillesanramon.com

Consultant unveils refinery report addressing Thanksgiving 2022 chemical release  danvillesanramon.com

Omaha Fire responds to 'possible' hazardous material call at Bergan Mercy ER – KETV Omaha

Omaha Fire responds to ‘possible’ hazardous material call at Bergan Mercy ER  KETV Omaha

Patient in extremely critical condition triggers a hazardous material incident at Omaha hospital – KETV Omaha

Patient in extremely critical condition triggers a hazardous material incident at Omaha hospital  KETV Omaha

Tesla settles for $1.5 million after allegations of illegally disposing hazardous waste – Los Angeles Times

Tesla settles for $1.5 million after allegations of illegally disposing hazardous waste  Los Angeles Times

Consultant unveils Martinez refinery report addressing Thanksgiving 2022 chemical release – KTVU FOX 2 San Francisco

Consultant unveils Martinez refinery report addressing Thanksgiving 2022 chemical release  KTVU FOX 2 San Francisco Read more [...]

Swamp Daddy's in Sioux Falls witnesses 3rd disaster in 2 years – Argus Leader

Swamp Daddy’s in Sioux Falls witnesses 3rd disaster in 2 years  Argus Leader

Hazardous materials crew responds to chemical leak at Besant Hill School – Ojai Valley News

Hazardous materials crew responds to chemical leak at Besant Hill School  Ojai Valley News

Tesla agrees to pay $1.5 million to settle California hazardous waste lawsuit – Yahoo Finance

Tesla agrees to pay $1.5 million to settle California hazardous waste lawsuit  Yahoo Finance

Tesla to settle lawsuit over mishandling hazardous waste in California – CNBC

Tesla to settle lawsuit over mishandling hazardous waste in California  CNBC

Tesla settles California hazardous waste lawsuit with a $1.5M fine – TechCrunch

Tesla settles California hazardous waste lawsuit with a $1.5M fine  TechCrunch

Tesla settles California hazardous waste lawsuit for $1.5 million – Engadget

Tesla settles California hazardous waste lawsuit for $1.5 million  Engadget

NIOSH Global Collaborations on Workplace Safety of Nanomaterials

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Nanotechnology Research Center (NTRC) has taken on a global leadership role on research and guidance for nanomaterials in the workplace since the formation of NTRC in 2004 [1]. Global Collaborations is one of the ten critical topic areas for nanotechnology research and communication identified by NTRC [2]. The NIOSH global collaboration efforts build on the strong NIOSH NTRC research and guidance efforts contributing to the global Read more [...]

Martinez Refining Company workers weren't aware of chemical release on Thanksgiving 2022, Contra Costa County health report shows – KGO-TV

Martinez Refining Company workers weren't aware of chemical release on Thanksgiving 2022, Contra Costa County health report shows  KGO-TV Read more [...]

Martinez refinery 2022 Thanksgiving chemical release addressed in report – KRON4

Martinez refinery 2022 Thanksgiving chemical release addressed in report  KRON4

Hazmat cleanup crew arrives at Pennsylvania home two days after Army Corps engineer Michael Mohn's headless … – Daily Mail

Hazmat cleanup crew arrives at Pennsylvania home two days after Army Corps engineer Michael Mohn’s headless …  Daily Mail

Part of C-470 closed Thursday while hazardous materials team investigates device that fell during 3-car crash – Denver 7 Colorado News

Part of C-470 closed Thursday while hazardous materials team investigates device that fell during 3-car crash  Denver 7 Colorado News

FDNY responds to chemical spill at Port Richmond High School: Sources – SILive.com

FDNY responds to chemical spill at Port Richmond High School: Sources  SILive.com

Part of C-470 closed Thursday while hazardous materials teams investigates device that fell during 3-car crash – Denver 7 Colorado News

Part of C-470 closed Thursday while hazardous materials teams investigates device that fell during 3-car crash  Denver 7 Colorado News

Hazmat cleanup crew arrives at Pennsylvania home two days after Army Corps engineer Michael Mohn's headless co – Daily Mail

Hazmat cleanup crew arrives at Pennsylvania home two days after Army Corps engineer Michael Mohn's headless co  Daily Mail Read more [...]

Tesla sued by 25 California counties for allegedly mishandling hazardous waste – The Guardian

Tesla sued by 25 California counties for allegedly mishandling hazardous waste  The Guardian

Tesla sued by 25 California counties for allegedly mishandling hazardous waste – Engadget

Tesla sued by 25 California counties for allegedly mishandling hazardous waste  Engadget

Tesla sued by 25 California counties over hazardous waste handling – CNBC

Tesla sued by 25 California counties over hazardous waste handling  CNBC

Group of California Counties Sue Tesla for Alleged Mishandling of Hazardous Waste – The Daily Beast

Group of California Counties Sue Tesla for Alleged Mishandling of Hazardous Waste  The Daily Beast

Tesla sued by California counties over hazardous waste – Reuters.com

Tesla sued by California counties over hazardous waste  Reuters.com

Chemical leak leads to extended closure, damage at Swamp Daddy’s – KELOLAND.com

Chemical leak leads to extended closure, damage at Swamp Daddy’s  KELOLAND.com

Tesla sued by California counties over hazardous waste – Reuters

Tesla sued by California counties over hazardous waste  Reuters

California counties sue Tesla for allegedly mishandling hazardous waste – MarketWatch

California counties sue Tesla for allegedly mishandling hazardous waste  MarketWatch

Signs of explosion found in laboratory where MU Medical Sciences fire began – ABC17News.com

Signs of explosion found in laboratory where MU Medical Sciences fire began  ABC17News.com

Semi-truck load shifts, results in hazardous materials incident with leaking acid on Interstate 90 near Marengo – Lake and McHenry County Scanner

Semi-truck load shifts, results in hazardous materials incident with leaking acid on Interstate 90 near Marengo  Lake and McHenry County Scanner

DG Digest: Proposed rulemaking from the CPSC regarding reducing required size of safety marks on consumer coin/button cell battery packaging

Here we are at the end of January! Whew! One more month of the worst weather to go. Hopefully, later this week, “Punxsutawney Phil” the famous groundhog in Pennsylvania will predict a quick end to winter.  Hang in there and stay safe! Here’s this week’s regulatory news: CPSC The Commission published a proposed rule (via... The post DG Digest: Proposed rulemaking from the CPSC regarding reducing required size of safety marks on consumer coin/button cell battery packaging Read more [...]