Our training facility, in Swedesboro, NJ, is now open following the CDC's recommended guidelines. Our Newark, Delaware location has permanently closed. Please read more for additional information.
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Before the World Health Organization declared a coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic on March 11, workplace safety and health professionals already were looking at a future that included new technologies, nontraditional work arrangements, an aging...read more
PREVENTATIVE MEASURES The Delaware Valley Safety Council (DVSC) is excited to announce the reopening of our training facility on Monday, July 6, 2020. For the safety of our staff and customers, we will be following the CDC’s recommended guidelines for...read more
Government researchers and private-sector developers deliver technological advancements all the time. Some could significantly transform the safety function—like in-vehicle monitoring systems that could improve driving performance by identifying risky...read more
I conduct toolbox talks and safety training sessions as a part of a safety program. How else can I proactively reinforce hazard recognition and safe behavior? Responding is Anna Nieman, director of content, The Marlin Co., Wallingford, CT. Conducting...read more
Photo credit: Kinexon New technology helps employees manage social distance requirements, while also enabling contact tracing. As businesses continue to bring workers back into facilities, the key to keeping them open will rest on the company’s ability to...read more
Updated recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for reopening offices during the COVID-19 pandemic include wearing cloth masks throughout the workday; maintaining social distances of six feet, including in elevators;...read more
URGENT INDUSTRY SAFETY ALERT!! STOP USE – IMMEDIATE ACTION REQUIRED 3M Fall Protection Specific DBI-SALA Delta and Exofit XP Arc Flash Harnesses “Recent testing of specific DBI-SALA Delat & Exofit XP&trde; Arc Flash harnesses have returned negative test...read more
With the number of COVID-19 cases beginning to level off in some areas, employers that have ceased operations or shifted to remote work may be considering when, and how, they might be able to bring people back to their facilities. While businesses are...read more
Amidchaos9 | Dreamstime Health and safety concerns prevail as COVID-19 shutdowns begin to end. As the United States slowly begins to reawaken and try to shake off the economic nightmare created by the Coronavirus pandemic, employers need to take...read more
To restaurant operators getting ready to reopen... The purpose of guidance is just that, to offer you direction and provide a framework for the best practices as you reopen. But as the saying goes, the devil is in the details, and not every restaurant is...read more