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Did you know?
The Occupational Safety & Health Admistration recently held a National Stand Down for Fall Protection that was expected to reach up to 1 million workers nationwide. Harvard projects and contractors participated in this important event to provide training and continue to raise awareness around this critical exposure in the construction industry. Lack of fall protection was the most frequently cited violation last year. Proper planning is critical to identify those tasks that present potential fall exposures and to identify the proper control measures.
News & Updates
We are pleased to present the FY14 annual report for the Harvard University Department of Environmental Health...
The Atlantic hurricane season lasts from June 1st to November 30th, with the peak season from mid-August to late October. Seventy-five percent of the forty tropical storm systems that have impacted the New England region in the past century have...
EH&S Connections is our newsletter intended for a broad audience of personnel at the University who are involved in the management of EH&S issues for their local schools/departments. This includes Environmental Safety Compliance Officers,...
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