What is Industrial or Occupational Hygiene? Industrial hygiene, also known as occupational hygiene, is “the discipline of anticipating, recognising, evaluating and controlling health hazards in the working environment with the objective of protecting worker health and well-being and safeguarding the community at large.’ -International Occupational Hygiene Association (IOHA) What is an Industrial Hygienist? According […]
The APS enjoyed a terrific spring technical session and 25th anniversary celebration! We are especially grateful for the fantastic social event that was fully sponsored by ALL-TECH Environmental Services Limited. Thank you to those who donated door prizes, including Levitt Safety, Schooner Industrial, Safety Services Nova Scotia, AIHA National, and Clive MacGregor & Associates Ltd. […]
The topic of the upcoming spring technical session is “The Lac-Megantic Disaster Revisited: Root Cause Analysis and the Hygiene Aspects of Disaster Response”. The technical session will be held at the Ramada Plaza at 240 Brownlow Ave. in Dartmouth, NS on Friday March 27th. It will be a full day session with presentations given by […]
The annual NS workplace health and safety conference is renowned for a high quality program and top notch speakers – offering the latest and most effective tools for creating, maintaining and improving workplace health & safety. Keynote speakers have left lasting impressions over the years! Over 50 exhibits will showcase the latest health & safety […]
Registration is now open for the American Industrial Hygiene Conference & Exposition (AIHce) – A must-attend event for industrial hygiene and occupational and environmental health and safety professionals. Join thousands of your colleagues at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, May 30 – June 4, 2015, for world-class education and networking opportunities.
So, you have researched broadly and decided that you require professional liability insurance, right? You are on the right track. After all, better safe than sorry. Before you settle for a policy, you should note that not all policies are the same. Before signing the dotted line, it is advisable to consult your insurance agent […]