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21
NOV
2016

Finding The Right Balance

Many of the articles featured on our blog are based on personal experiences. As we have bid and executed our field services cleaning projects over the last 24 years, both Safeway and our customers have learned much. Our field services managers or owner look at each job so that we...
17
OCT
2016

Workplace Safety: Most Frequently Cited Violations

Without our valuable employees, most businesses would fail to exist. Please remember that safety mindedness should begin with the employer! Each year, in October, OSHA releases a preliminary list of the (10) most frequently cited safety violations for the fiscal year. The list is...
17
SEP
2016

Hazardous Waste Disposal

There are more than 500,000 shipments of hazardous waste materials every day. And there are specific guidelines and rules in place to make sure all these shipments are completed in a proper and safe manner. The majority of these shipments are transported by trucks that make up...
15
AUG
2016

New Global Harmonizing System In Effect

The new Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) is now in effect. All chemicals shipped by manufacturers and distributors should now meet the OSHA GHS requirements and the packaging, marking and labeling requirements for hazardous materials...
28
JUL
2016

The Truth About Confined Spaces

Based on years of gathering information on confined space fatalities and also on testimony of the hazards involved, the Final Rule for Permit-Required Confined Spaces became effective on April of 1993. Since the rule applies to all general industry, a performance-oriented...
20
JUN
2016

Non-Hazardous Does Not Mean Harmless

Many companies generate only non-regulated non-hazardous wastes from their processes. Do not be lulled into a false sense of security. Non-hazardous does not mean harmless! There are federal, state and even local regulations regarding the treatment processes for these types of...
21
MAY
2016

Skeletons In The Closet?

This week we cleaned out an old building for a client and came across all sorts of obsolete chemicals and universal wastes. They were tucked into every nook, cranny, and closet. You know how it is. The company is not using that particular brand of degreaser anymore,...
21
APR
2016

Is It Time To Reevaluate Your Waste Management Program?

Managing your company’s industrial wastes, whether hazardous or non-hazardous, is not an issue with which you should become stagnant, for several reasons. First, the manner in which you have been handling the material for years may be obsolete or downright illegal under...
21
MAR
2016

Have You Arranged For Spring Cleaning?

Due to the tremendous response to our Spring Cleaning email, we have added additional crews and equipment to make certain we can handle your needs in a timely manner. Do you have so much going on at work you’ve become blind to the obvious? It’s easy not to notice how...
21
FEB
2016

Let Sleeping Dogs Lie?

Most of us move at such a pace that if something isn’t a current problem, we ignore it in favor of the most recent ‘fire’ to put out. Sometimes, regular maintenance seems like an unnecessary nuisance in our busy work world. It invariably gets moved to the back...