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Michele N. Shepard, PhD, MS, CIH, Named Vice President

Michele N. Shepard, PhD, MS, CIH, Named Vice President

Please join Colden in welcoming Michele Noble Shepard to our senior management team! As a newly appointed Vice President for Colden, Michele will oversee the operations for environmental, health and safety (EHS) management and auditing projects, and will continue to manage and expand new and existing high profile client relations.

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Colden Tech Talk

Colden Tech Talk

OSHA's Top 10 Most Cited Violations

In fiscal year 2015, OSHA conducted 35,820 total inspections. This number includes 123 significant enforcement actions [including eight egregious (instance-by-instance) cases]. In addition, OSHA conducted 19,293 unprogrammed inspections, initiated through employee complaints, injuries/fatalities, and referrals. OSHA also conducted 16,527 programmed inspections.

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OSHA Issues Final Rule for Occupational Exposure to Silica

 OSHA Issues Final Rule for Occupational Exposure to Silica

On March 25, 2016 the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued its final rule on occupational exposure to respirable crystalline silica. The rule will help protect the estimated 2.3 million U.S. workers that are exposed to silica in their workplaces. The rule is comprised of two standards, one for Construction, and one for General Industry and Maritime.

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Colden Tech Talk

Colden Tech Talk

Fall Protection: Why Prioritize Employee Training?

According to the 2015 Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), there were 818 fatal falls in 2014. An increase in fatalities can largely be attributed to an increase in the category of falls to a lower level. This category accounted for 595 employee fatalities in 2013 and 647 fatalities in 2014. The 2015 report on falls represent 14% of the total fatalities reported for that year.

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New NYSDOL Mold Assessment Requirements

New NYSDOL Mold Assessment Requirements

Water infiltration into a building envelope can lead to undesirable effects on the indoor environmental quality (IEQ) if not mitigated quickly. Active mold growth, or amplification, can occur between 24 and 48 hours depending on how favorable the conditions are. The evaluation and remediation procedures for mold-affected materials and indoor environments are now governed by the New York State Department of Labor's (NYSDOL) Article 32 of the labor law.

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OSHA Updates

OSHA Updates

Stay up-to-date with the latest Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards announced quarterly.

Latest: OSHA Quarterly Updates, Apr-Jun, 2016 (PDF)

OSHA Quarterly Updates, Jan-Mar, 2016 (PDF)

OSHA Quarterly Updates, Oct-Dec, 2015 (PDF)

 

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Clarkson University 2016 Fall Career Fair

Clarkson University 2016 Fall Career Fair

Thursday, September 21, 2016
12:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Student Center, Clarkson University

Colden Corporation will be represented at the Clarkson University 2016 Fall Career Fair by two of its Industrial Hygienists. Both are alumni of Clarkson. As a dynamic and growing EHS business, Colden is seeking individuals to join our team to serve premiere clients including Fortune 100 companies.

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Colden Tech Talk

Colden Tech Talk

Nanotechnology: Health and Safety Awareness Training for Employees

All employees working with engineered nanomaterials should receive training on the associated hazards and risks. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Hazard Communication Standard, 29 CFR 1910.1200, requires that, at a minimum, training should address the means to detect the chemicals in their workplace, the hazards associated with those chemicals, and procedures to prevent exposure (OSHA 1994).

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