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Catch up on Safety Training This Summer

Invest a little time now to achieve a safer workforce!  PIA members can take advantage of PIA’s free webinar series and get all your training squared away.  OSHA requires employers to provide safety training to any employee exposed to a safety hazard and you may be subject to citation or possible civil or criminal litigation … Continued

Time to Prepare the OSHA Form 300a; Post it by February 1st

It’s that most wonderful time of the year, AGAIN, when we are required to prepare the OSHA 300 log, post Form 300A by February 1st, and keep it posted through the last day of April, for all to see. If your company employs more than 10 people or is responsible for more than 10 employees, … Continued

Time to Post OSHA Form 300a

It’s that most wonderful time of the year, AGAIN when we are required to prepare the OSHA 300 log, post Form 300A by February 1st, and keep it posted through the last day of April, for all to see. If your company employs more than 10 people or is responsible for more than 10 employees, you are required … Continued

What Are Your Shop Towel Practices?

If you’re thinking it’s ok to throw away your shop towels, or wash them yourself – think again.  It’s probably not a good idea for several reasons.   Disposable wipes can be thrown in the trash when they don’t contain a hazardous waste substance. The selling point is they are disposable and do not need … Continued

It’s That Most Wonderful Time of the Year — AGAIN!

It’s that most wonderful time of the year, AGAIN when we are required to prepare the OSHA 300 log, post Form 300A by February 1st, and keep it posted through the last day of April, for all to see. If your company employs more than 10 people or is responsible for more than 10 employees, you are required … Continued

Digital Printing is Green

Both digital and offset printing have made strides to conserve energy and reduce their environmental footprints.  But, even with all of the advancements in the print industry, its environmental friendliness continues to come under fire.  Digital printing in particular continues to evolve and increase its environmental efficiency. Digital printing eliminates the need for certain chemicals … Continued

PIA Safety Training Saves You Money: Don’t Hide Your Head in the Sand!

A surprise inspection by a government regulatory agency can be devastating to a business – Rendering citations that can cost thousands or even tens of thousands of dollars or even a jail term. Important as it is to protect your company from the wrath of regulatory agencies, it is most important to protect your employees … Continued

Compressed Air Efficiency

Gary Jones, Assistant Vice President, EHS Affairs, Printing Industries of America recently circulated an article on compressed air efficiency to subscribers of PIA’s EHS Listserve.  As I read through his article, I realize that some of it is a bit too complicated for me.  But I do understand that air compressors can consume a great … Continued

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