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The Hidden Dangers of Floodwater

From Harvey to Maria, 2017 has already seen an above-normal hurricane season with frequent and intense storms affecting the Caribbean, Gulf of Mexico and eastern U.S. With their high winds, […]

CTEH How-To: Scott Skelton on PPE in Extreme Heat

Employees who are exposed to hot weather, work in high-heat environments or wear personal protective equipment (PPE) may be at risk for heat-related illnesses such as stroke, exhaustion or cramps. […]

Applauding CTEH’s Dr. Michael Holland, FEAPCCT

Throughout his career, Dr. Michael Holland, CTEH’s senior medical toxicologist, has received prestigious Fellowship Status Awards with the American Academy of Clinical Toxicology (FAACT), American College of Occupational and Environmental […]

Preventing Crypto Outbreaks

Headed to the pool or water park this summer? Watch out for Cryptosporidium. Also known as “crypto,” this parasite spreads when someone swallows water that has been contaminated with the […]

CTEH Spotlight: Dr. Dallas Cowan, CIH, DABT (Part I)

Earlier this year, we were proud to welcome Dr. Dallas Cowan, CIH, DABT to the team. As head of our new Southern California office, Dr. Cowan brings nearly a decade […]

CTEH Spotlight: Christine Millner, MBA (Part II)

Check out more of our conversation with Christine Millner, MBA, CTEH’s Manager of Quality Management in Part II of this CTEH Spotlight:   Tell us more about your previous production […]

The 411 on Personal Protective Equipment

Is your workplace exposed to loud noises, flying sparks or chemicals? If so, the proper personal protective equipment (PPE) may be needed to keep employees safe on the job. According […]

2016 in the Rearview Mirror (Part II)

Welcome back to Part II of “2016 in the Rearview Mirror.” We’re giving you a quick recap of the second half of our year: Preventing Heat Exhaustion: Dan Christensen, CIH, […]

Oil spill responder health and safety

Oil spill responder health and safety In-situ burn guidance from Dr. Kuhlman   Whether an oil spill occurs on land, snow, or in wetlands, in-situ burning (ISB) may be employed […]

CTEH Takes on #CleanGulf2016 (Part I)

Missed CTEH at the Clean Gulf Conference and Exhibition in Tampa this year? Don’t worry! Here’s a quick recap of our workshops, presentations and sessions: Emerging Homeland Security Challenges: In […]