May 2015, OSHA has released new language for the Posters required in each workplace. Employers do not have to replace existing posters. New locations are required to post the language where employees report for duty. The new poster language is in response to the requirement to notify fatalities within eight hours and catastrophes (hospitalizations, loss ...
Starting January 1, 2015:
All employers* must report:
· All work-related fatalities within 8 hours
Within 24 hours, all work-related:
· Inpatient hospitalizations
· Losses of an eye
How to Report Incident
· Call 1-800-321-OSHA (6742)
· Call your nearest OSHA area office, during normal business hours (www.osha.gov/html/RAmap.html)
· Visit http://www ...
We are bringing in 2015 with an special 2 for the price of 1 on our February HAZWOPER 24 or 40 hour course! Space is limited, registered today either online or by calling 505.869.8000 We appreciate the opportunity to provide for your training needs.
HAZWOPER 40 is required for workers that perform activities ...
From all the staff at DC Environmental, we wish you an Happy New Year and a Prosperous 2015!
November 3, 2014
In This Update:
Disinfectants for Use against Ebola and Guidance to Companies
In August 2014, EPA and the Center for Disease Control provided hospitals with guidance on how to select effective disinfectants that work against Ebola. This information is available on the CDC website, the primary source of guidance for hospitals at http://www ...
As we celebrate an additional year in business, we are appreciative of our clients and dedicated staff. To all who made this possible, thank you. We wish everyone an successful upcoming year.
A BIG Thank you to SWANA and the New Mexico Environmental Department Solid Waste Bureau, Connie Pasteris, for the successful collaboration in developing and implementing the Household Hazardous Waste Course held on October 15, 2014. We appreciate the opportunity to work with environmental partners to address the need for training of staff at facilities that ...
In This Update:
EPA to Host Webinar on the Basics of School Integrated Pest Management – October 21
A webinar, The Basics of School Integrated Pest Management, hosted by the EPA’s Center of Expertise for School IPM, will be held on October 21, from 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. Eastern time. IPM is a smart ...
DC Environmental is a proud sponsor of the Honor Flight Network. Honor Flight Network is a non-profit organization created solely to honor America's veterans for all their sacrifices. We transport our heroes to Washington, D.C. to visit and reflect attheir memorials. Top priority is given to the senior veterans – World War ...
EPA Approves New Mexico Regional Haze and
Visibility Transport Clean-Air Plan
DALLAS – (Sept. 26, 2014) EPA is taking final action approving the New Mexico Regional Haze and Visibility Transport clean-air plan.
“By working together - we have successfully met our shared goal to protect our national treasures,” said Ron Curry, EPA Administrator for Region 6. “The State ...