Thursday, December 5, 2019

Let us know who you feel :)



We value your feedback. We've found that the best way to know how our services went for you is to leave a Google review. This platform allows our team to engage with you personally.

Listen, you give us your time, we'll give you ours :) That's the least we can do. 

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Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Remembering John Isaac Chadwell - November 16th Memorial


Our team with our deepest regrets must announce the recent passing of John Isaac Chadwell. John was one of ehsInc's most sought out subject matter experts on Active Shooter. His dedication to workforce safety was paramount.

One of his greatest joys was working with many of you, our clients.

He will be missed.

Memorial to be held on November 16th, 2019 @ 1pm.

If you would like information on location, please let us know by messaging us.

Thursday, November 7, 2019

OSHA Strikes on Forklift Operator Safety


Powered Industrial Trucks yet again make OSHA's annual Most Cited List. For fiscal year 2019, forklifts make the 7th spot at 2,093 total violations in the U.S.

These OSHA violations are attributed to

  • Failing to remove damaged forklifts from operation
  • Failing to properly train operators
  • Failing to safely operate forklifts
Good news - these violations are 100% preventable! Don't be among next years statistics - get your operators properly trained by our safety experts who know what they're talking about.

Click on the graphic above to get our OSHA Top 10 Most Violations (FY 2019) Infographic.

Contact us:
855.234.7462
info@ehsinc.org

Friday, November 1, 2019

Providing Safety Training For At Risk Youth Seven Years In A Row


We would like to congratulate Young Community Developers, Inc. (YCD) Cohort 14 graduates!

ehsInc Director of Client Relations Kaila Krichmar was in San Francisco to help ring in the festivities.

We are honored to be a part of such an amazing opportunity to provide 40hr. HAZWOPER General Site Worker; Traffic Control/Flagger; CPR/First Aid/AED; Mold Awareness; Confined Space Entry; Asbestos Abatement Worker; and Lead-Related Construction Worker certification training to the future workforce.

YCD finds solutions to provide workforce development training for at risk youth. We applaud their efforts and what they stand for. ehsInc is a proud partner since 2013!

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Reminding Water and Wastewater Workers about the Risks of Being Complacent on the Job



We had a great time at this year's California Water Environment Association (CWEA) Northern Safety Day Conference. What an important event for water and wastewater professionals - covering the latest regulatory updates and the Risks of Complacency, especially when working in and around treatment facilities.

ehsInc Founder and CWEA Chair Marjorie Del Toro was the event emcee. Call us bias but she was quite the master of ceremonies! Drop the mic Margie, you've earned it.

Our VP of Client Relations Kaila Krichmar was there along with our lead safety specialist Roy Horta who presented on Confined Space Entry and Bloodborne Pathogens.

For more information about CWEA click here.

To learn more about our training and consulting services click here.

Monday, October 14, 2019

In 2017, there were a total of 48 fatalities involving vehicles in work zones in the state of California.



In 2017, there were a total of 48 fatalities involving vehicles in work zones in the state of California. Having an effective Traffic Control and Flagger Plan is not only required by law but critical for the safety and well-being of workers and general public.
Today we're providing Traffic Control safety training to Sukut Construction, Inc. employees, reminding them the importance of staying focused and alert when working on public roads.

Slow down when you see orange - No exceptions!

Schedule your next Traffic Control class by clicking here.

Thursday, October 10, 2019

We had fun at the 2019 PASMA Safety Conference and Expo



We had fun today at the 2019 PASMA Safety Conference & Expo located at Knott's Berry Farm Hotel.
This event is where public agencies come together to talk about the latest regulatory updates and compliance issues.

Friday, October 4, 2019

Test all Confined Spaces Before Entering



About 2.1 million workers enter permit-required confined spaces annually. According to NIOSH, only 15% of those injured are properly trained in confined space entry safety. Having the basic awareness to identify immediate and potential hazards can save lives.

Today's Safety Furst message comes from our little French Bulldog pal who reminds us to test all confined spaces before entering.

We add that you get all of of your employees trained annually in confined space entry safety. We have a course as short as 2 hours and as long as 2 days.

Contact us to schedule your next class
855.234.7462 • info@ehsinc.org

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Training ETC Building & Design Employees on Confined Spaces



Our client ETC Building & Design puts their employee's safety first. Thank you for the opportunity to host your 3rd quarter safety meeting and provide your employees safety education on the hazards surrounding Confined Spaces.

ETC - We see you! Keep up the great work!


Let us help you in your next safety meeting! We'll even bring in the food! Click on the link or graphic above for more information about our Lunch and Learns.

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Read about ehsInc Founder Marjorie Del Toro being the first woman to serve on the California Underground Facilities Safe Excavation Board ("Dig Safe")



Read ehsInc Founder Marjorie Del Toro's story and how she was among the first women to serve on the California Underground Facilities Safe Excavation Board to help improve public and worker safety through awareness and education.

Click on the graphic above or scan the QR code via your smartphone to read the published article from ASSP Professional Safety Journal.

AGC-CA Build California has the tools you'll need to get trained and find a career in construction



BE PART OF SOMETHING BIG! The Build California initiative, a highly anticipated initiative set forth by the AGC of California and the AGC Construction Education Foundation. JOIN US to "inspire, engage and activate the next generation of California's construction workforce."

Click on the graphic above for more information or visit https://buildcalifornia.com/

Friday, August 30, 2019

Happy Labor Day Weekend! Enjoy The Long Weekend - You've Earned It!



Fun fact! Labor Day in the U.S. is a public holiday celebrated on the first Monday in September. It honors the American labor movement and the power of collective action by laborers, who are essential for the workings of society. It is the Monday of the long weekend known as Labor Day Weekend.

Friday, June 21, 2019

Congrats to our very own Kaila Krichmar for earning the ASSP Platinum Chapter Award!


Every year the American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) awards local chapters that meet rigorous standards of excellence. These chapters are considered strong role models for other chapters to emulate.

Our very own Kaila Krichmar and the Region I Orange County ASSP Chapter received the ASSP Platinum Level Chapter Award under her 2017-18 Presidency.

Help us congratulate Kaila for this prestigious award!

About ASSP
For more than 100 years, ASSP has supported occupational safety and health (OSH) professionals in their efforts to prevent workplace injuries, illnesses and fatalities. ASSP provides education, advocacy, standards development and a professional community to its members in order to advance their careers and the OSH profession as a whole.

Friday, May 24, 2019

Honoring The Fallen - We will be closed Memorial Day



"As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter the words, but to live by them." - John F. Kennedy

We will be closed on Memorial Day to honor the men and women of America's Armed Forces who have given the ultimate sacrifice for our freedoms. 

Friday, May 17, 2019

ehsInc Cares Helping Pave The Way For Incoming Safety Professionals



ehsIncCares, a division of ehsInc, together with UCSD Extension Occupational Safety and Health Department funds scholarships annually for students choosing a career path in Occupational Safety and Health.

One of this years scholarship recipients is Josue Romero, a junior at Cal State Fullerton. Congrats Josue!

For more information about our partnership follow the link below:


ehsInc and UCSD Extension 

Monday, May 13, 2019

Proudly Providing Safety Training For At Risk Youth!



We are all faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations. Young Community Developers (YCD) provides workforce development training for at risk youth looking for a second chance in life.

We would like to congratulate all those that graduated from YCD's Cohort 13 in San Francisco, CA last week! Our very own Kaila Krichmar was in attendance to help bring in the festivities.

We are a proud training partner since 2013!

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Fatal Falls From Elevation Continue To Be a Leading Cause of Death For Construction Workers

http://www.ehsinc.org/Stand-Down.html


Falls continue to be a leading cause of death for construction workers, accounting for 366 of the 971 fatalities recorded in 2017. Those deaths were preventable!

Join us May 6-10, 2019 by participating in the National Safety Stand-Down that raises fall hazard awareness across the country in an effort to stop fall fatalities and injuries.

Plan ahead and get your employees trained! Call us 855.234.7462. We are your safety experts!

http://www.ehsinc.org/Stand-Down.html

#StandDown4Safety #ehsInc #ProtectingOurWorkforceForFutureGenerations #OSHA #StopFalls

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

We're Your Forklift Operator Safety Training Experts!

 http://www.ehsinc.org/Operator-Safety.html

Need your employees certified and trained to operate your forklifts? Look no further - We are your safety experts!

Our forklift operator safety training course covers all of the seven (7) classification type forklifts, including the classification VII variable reach rough terrain forklift as shown above.

OSHA fines were just increased - Don't get caught operating a forklift without being certified!

Give us a call today to schedule your next class!

http://www.ehsinc.org/Operator-Safety.html

Thursday, April 4, 2019

New Course! Become a Certified Bio Recovery Technician (CBRT)

http://www.ehsinc.org/CBRT.html


Interested in becoming a Certified Bio Recovery Technician? We have the course just for you!

Our 5-day Crime and Trauma Scene Remediation course will help you meet the requirements needed to take your CBRT exam. Heck, we'll even throw in OSHA 10-Hour Construction training!

The course is led by certified trainers with over 20 years of experience. The course deals with biohazard abatement for employees of crime scene cleaning services and prepares individuals to become crime scene cleanup technicians who decontaminate and remove any blood, tissue or bodily fluids from a crime scene, as well as any fingerprint dust or tear gas used during the police response.

We combine lecture with state of the art virtual reality walk-throughs and hands-on practical exercises.

Agenda:

  • Applicable regulations
  • Proper etiquette
  • Remediation techniques
  • Biological safety
  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • OSHA 10-Hour Construction
  • Medical Waste Disposal

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Catch us at Nexus Las Vegas 2019!



Join us in Vegas on January 28-29 at the Nexus 2019 show. We are exhibiting and presenting!

Visit our booth 416 for fun and prizes!

Be sure to catch our presentation on, "Humor in HAZWOPER" on Jan. 29th at 11am - 12:15pm by our very own Senior Safety Specialist Rogelio Horta, CHST.

For more information about the show click here.

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

ehsInc Cares Scholarship - Now Accepting Applications!

http://www.ehsinc.org/UCSD-Extension.html


Are you a college student or do you know of one that is interested in a career in Occupational Health and Safety? 

In partnership with UC San Diego Extension, we are offering "ehsInc Cares Cares" Scholarships for students who are interested in safety.

We are accepting applications now. Heck, it's free money! Click on the button above to learn more about the partnership and to download the application.