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Workplace Training: Active Shooters

Active shooter situations are on the rise. According to the FBI, there were 160 incidents in the United States from 2000-2013. Today, there’s approximately one shooting incident every 18 days, […]

Building Our Team in Southern California

Earlier this year, CTEH expanded its presence on the West Coast with a brand-new office in Southern California. Since then, Dr. Dallas Cowan, CIH, DABT has utilized his extensive experience […]

Workplace Training: Fall Protection

In the midst of operations, a ladder is placed in an unsafe position and a floor hole is left uncovered. Next thing you know, an employee slips, trips or falls […]

CTEH How-To: Emergency Action Plans

Emergencies happen. If an incident occurs at your workplace, do you have an emergency action plan (EAP) in place to get employees out swiftly and safely? According to the Occupational […]

CTEH Spotlight: Paul Hart, CSP

In 2016, industry veteran Paul Hart, CSP joined the CTEH team as our company’s new corporate health and safety manager. In this role, he is responsible for providing corporate EHS […]

Explaining OSHA’s Final Rule on Silica

Beginning September 23, all U.S. construction employers must comply with the requirements of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) final rule on respirable crystalline silica. Since the 1970s, OSHA […]

CTEH How-To: Pandemic Preparations

Is an influenza pandemic just around the corner? While the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) notes it’s “impossible to predict when the next pandemic will occur or whether it […]

Outdoor Workers Beware: Lyme disease

Summer is heating up, which means prime tick season is officially underway. With 2017 predicted to be a particularly bad year for ticks, it’s more important than ever for outdoor […]

CTEH’s Scott Skelton Shares Extreme Heat Expertise

Temperatures are continuing to heat up across the country, especially in the western and southern regions of the U.S. Whether working outdoors, in hot indoor environments or on an emergency […]

Safe and Sound: Dan Christensen on Workplace Safety & Health Programs

According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), more than four million workers suffer from job-related injuries or illnesses every year. This not only causes negative ramifications for employees, […]