CDC 60-Page Return-to-Work Guidelines Issued

The long-awaited CDC guidelines for reopening the economy are out.  The 60-page guide contains many links to other CDC documents related to businesses of different types. Click here for the CDC PDF Guidelines for Businesses Click here for specific CDC guidelines for COVID-19 prevention in the Meat Processing Industry  OSHA COVID-19 Page Our workplace is […]

ASTM Updates Home Laundering Standard for AR and FR Clothing

ASTM F2757 – 20 Standard Guide for Home Laundering Care and Maintenance of Flame-Resistant or Arc-Rated Clothing This standard has been updated with more accurate terminology (“arc rating” has replaced the older term “arc resistant”) and more guidance on laundering.  This standard is useful for referencing to guidance to employees especially in absence of manufacturer’s […]

EPA Updates Disinfectants for Use Against COVID-19 Virus

EPA has updated the disinfectant list for disabling the SARS-CoV-2 virus which causes COVID-19. We have updated our other articles linking to the old list.  Here is a new one. EPA List of Approved Disinfectants for COVID-19 Causing Virus

COVID-19 Cloth Face Coverings and Respirators: Keeping YOU Safe in a Flash

The presentation discusses the subject for arc flash exposure of cloth face coverings and respirators and provides data from our other article on the subject. It addresses an ASTM F18 ballot item and an NFPA 2112 proposed TIA for end user and manufacturer information.   Click Here for the original, updated blog article with […]