E-Books

Training Needs Assessment Tool

Are you in charge of employee training but don’t know where to start? Are you concerned about workplace accidents or worker compensation insurance rates?

This Training Needs Assessment Tool is designed to help you determine which employees need health and safety training to meet regulatory compliance specific to your operation. Use this tool to ensure that your investment in health and safety training addresses essential regulatory concerns and helps you manage time and costs effectively. LEARN MORE >

12 Things You Need to Know About Asbestos

Did you know that people everyday may be exposed to asbestos in their workplace, their community and even inside their homes?

If something that contains asbestos is disturbed, tiny asbestos fibers are released into the air. When asbestos fibers are inhaled, they cab get trapped in the lungs and remain there for a long time. Over time, these fibers can accumulate and cause scarring and inflammation, which can affect breathing and lead to serious health problems. LEARN MORE >

Guideline for Inspecting Portable Fire Extinguishers

OSHA 29 CFR 1910,157 is very specific regarding placement, use, maintenance, and testing of portable fire extinguishers provided for the use of employees. LEARN MORE >

Employer Guidelines for Purchasing PPE

Most small businesses have tight budgets. Knowing where dollars must be allocated helps maintain a strong bottom line. Some areas of employer responsibility remain grey, such as who is responsible for purchasing personal protective equipment (PPE) that is required on the job—the employer or the employee? LEARN MORE >

Ten Things Needed in a SSHASP

Site Specific Health and Safety Plans are required by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and requested by Construction Managers, Property Owners, Developers, and General Contractors.

Writing a plan that meets the regulatory requirements and is approved by the owner of the project can be a daunting task. Emilcott’s ebook can guide you through the process. LEARN MORE >