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Occupational Health & Safety
Listen along as Occupational Health & Safety Editor Sydny Shepard takes a deep dive into occupational safety and health topics with industry experts.
3 days ago
Combustible Dust: Sampling, Testing and Removal with Dr. Russell Ogle
Editor Sydny Shepard and Dr. Russell Ogle get into the nitty gritty of understanding the kinds of dust present in your facility.
5 days ago
Safety Speak: OSHA & The Biden Administration—What to Expect
In this episode, Editor Sydny Shepard discusses anticipated changes safety professionals should look out for after the inauguration of President-Elect Joe Biden on January 20, 2021.
Jan 11, 2021
Safety Speak: New Guidance on FFCRA, OSHA Deadline for Injury and Illness Records and COVID-19 Vaccines
Editor Sydny Shepard discusses the a new FAQ set up for those who have questions about the expired FFCRA, OSHA's impended deadlines for your Form 300A and updates on the vaccination rollout in the U.S.
Jan 4, 2021
Safety Speak: A Look at 2021 with a 20/20 Perspective
In this episode of the podcast, Editor Sydny Shepard walks listeners through what she believes will be the biggest safety trends in 2021.
Dec 21, 2020
Safety Speak: First COVID-19 International Guidelines, Study on Telecommuting and the Rise in Workplace Fatalities
In this Safety Speak mini episode of the podcast, Editor Sydny Shepard discusses ISO/PAS 45005: General guidelines for safe working during the COVID-19 pandemic, a new study on telecommuting and BLS data that shows workplace fatalities are at their highest since 2007.
Dec 15, 2020
Connecting Dust Collection and Compliance with IoT Remote Monitoring
Listen in as Editor Sydny Shepard and Donaldson's Brent Nelson chat about the adoption of IoT in industrial facilities as well as its specific application with dust collectors.
Dec 14, 2020
Safety Speak: Construction Safety Standard, FDA Approves New COVID-19 Test, and Selecting the Right PPE for Your Worksite
In this mini episode of the podcast, Editor Sydny Shepard discusses a newly revised construction standard for multi-employer sites and the FDA's approval of a new at-home test for COVID-19 and the flu.
Dec 7, 2020
Safety Speak: Cal/OSHA’s COVID-19 Emergency Regulations, Influenza Post-Exposure Prevention and the CDC’s Decision on Coronavirus Vaccinations
In this episode of the podcast, listen in as Editor Sydny Shepard discusses Cal/OSHA's new emergency regulations to protect against COVID-19 as well as the CDC and FDA's plan on how a Coronavirus vaccine could be distributed in the United States.
Nov 30, 2020
Safety Speak: Drug Testing for Transportation, Meat Industry Injuries and Holiday Workplace Safety
Join Editor Sydny Shepard as she discusses the HHS guidelines on drug testing, the latest injury rates for the Meat Packing and Processing industry and how OSHA is suggesting retailers, delivery workers and those in order fulfillment decrease their risk of transmitting COVID-19.
Nov 24, 2020
Your FR/AR Safety PPE Questions—Answered: Global Standards
Interested in how to create an effective FR/AR program that works globally? Tune in as Editor Sydny Shepard talks with Paul Castelli, Westex's International Sales Director, about standards and certifications that transcend location.
Nov 23, 2020
Safety Speak: Correctional Worker Safety, Office Ventilation and Staying Safe This Thanksgiving
Join Editor Sydny Shepard on this mini episode of the podcast to learn more about the health and safety of correctional workers, OSHA's guidance on workplace ventilation as well as how you can stay safe this Thanksgiving.
Nov 16, 2020
Safety Speak: COVID-19 Vaccination & Treatments—Everything You Need to Know
In this mini episode, Editor Sydny Shepard discusses where the vaccine currently stands, what treatments have been approved and how we can continue to protect ourselves from the virus.
Nov 11, 2020
The Importance and Impact of a Strong Safety Training Program
Setting expectations and standards through a strong safety training program is just one of the best ways to create a strong safety culture. In this episode, Editor Sydny Shepard sits down with Earl Johnson, Director of Safety for the Prepared Foods Segment at Tyson Foods, to discuss the impact and importance of implementing a training program that works for leadership and employees.
Nov 9, 2020
Safety Speak: Structural Guide for Fire Fighting, ASSP's Partnership with NECA, and New Coronavirus Rules and Restrictions
In this mini episode of the podcast, Editor Sydny Shepard discusses a new structural guide for fire fighting, the ASSP's new partnership with NECA and how states are dealing with the third wave of COVID-19.
Nov 2, 2020
Safety Speak: Wildfire Smoke, COVID-19 Case Surges in the U.S. and Mental Health Resources for the Workplace
In this Safety Speak episode of the podcast we will discuss Washington’s proposed regulation to protect workers from wildfire smoke, new surges in Coronavirus cases and decreases in the antibodies that create “virus immunity.” Towards the end, we will go in-depth on mental health in the age of COVID-19 – how employees might be at an increased risk for mental health issues and how employers can help.
Oct 26, 2020
Safety Speak: Target OSHA Citations, Flu Season, and When Will We See a COVID-19 Vaccine?
In this Safety Speak episode of the podcast, we will discuss big box retailer Target’s OSHA citations, how pharmacies are preparing for the highly anticipated flu season and at the end, I will go in-depth on what we know about a possible COVID-19 vaccination and plans to administer it.
Oct 21, 2020
Hazard Communication — An Employer's Guide to Understanding HazCom
Hazard Communication has consistently sat near the top of OSHA’s Top 10 Most Frequently Cited Standards for quite a while now. To understand why, and dive a little deeper into the subject, I interviewed Stephen Badger, a safety management consultant with 34 years’ experience with Hazard Communication. Check out this episode to learn more about the history of the standard, the requirements to comply and how you can avoid citations.
Oct 19, 2020
Safety Speak: Most Dangerous U.S. Jobs, OSHA's COVID-19 Recording Requirements and a New Electrical Safety Campaign
In this mini episode of the podcast, Editor Sydny Shepard reports the top 25 most dangerous jobs in America, the NFPA's new campaign for electrical safety and how OSHA has refined its COVID-19 recording requirements.
Oct 12, 2020
Safety Speak: Temporary Respirator Guidance, Distracted Driving and Airborne Viruses
Interested in knowing more about what it means for Coronavirus to be airborne? Tune in to this mini episode for a deep dive on how infectious diseases spread as well as information on top headlines like the new OSHA temporary respirator guidance and Distracted Driving Awareness Month.
Oct 7, 2020
The Future of Safety: Expanding Construction and Oil & Gas Education
Interested in the the future of safety? You are in luck. In this episode of the podcast, Editor Sydny Shepard sits down with CSU Academic Program Director Dan Corcoran to talk about safety education in today's world and how academic programs are leaning into a more specialized focus.
Oct 5, 2020
Safety Speak: Hazardous Chemical Exposure, OSHA's Updated Coronavirus FAQ and Safety Leadership
In this Safety Speak episode of the podcast, Editor Sydny Shepard discusses a new alliance to protect against hazardous chemical exposure, OSHA’s updated Coronavirus FAQ, and newly published articles from the October issue of Occupational Health & Safety.
Sep 29, 2020
The Connected Worker
In this episode of the podcast, Editor Sydny Shepard and MSA's Jason Fox discuss what a connected worker is, how that fits into the safety industry and what it means for the future of gas detection.
Sep 28, 2020
Safety Speak: Agriculture Industry Partnership, Health Care Worker Safety and OSHA Nonprofit Grants
Editor Sydny Shepard discusses some top headlines in the safety industry, including a new partnership with ASSP and the Agriculture Safety and Health Council of America, the World Health Organization’s call for health care worker safety and millions of dollars in grants awarded to nonprofit organizations by OSHA.
Sep 21, 2020
Safety Speak: OSHA Final Rule on Cranes, Coronavirus Citations and Overall Worker Health
In this mini episode of the podcast, Editor Sydny Shepard shares the top headlines for the week, including OSHA's final rule on cranes, new coronavirus citations for a New Jersey medical center and three tips to cultivating better mental and physical health for your employees.
Sep 16, 2020
Confined Spaces Defined: Hazards, Standards & Training
Editor Sydny Shepard discusses all things hazards, standards and training regarding confined spaces with guest Chris Koester, consultant and owner with Priority One Safe-T, an emergency response and standby rescue services and training firm for industrial and manufacturing companies.
Sep 14, 2020
Safety Speak: Worker Healthcare Options, Coronavirus Citations and Wildfires
On this Safety Speak episode of the podcast, we will discuss emerging options for worker healthcare, new virus-related citations in California and a study that links wildfires and flu season.
Sep 7, 2020
Safety Speak: Labor Day, COVID-19 Treatments and National Preparedness Month
In this mini episode of OH&S SafetyPod, Editor Sydny Shepard discusses resources National Preparedness Month, the new WHO recommendation for COVID-19 treatment and hazards in the oil & gas industry.
Aug 31, 2020
Safety Speak: Transportation Safety, COVID-19 Reinfection, and AIHA New Guidance for First Responders
In this mini episode of OH&S SafetyPod, Editor Sydny Shepard discusses the NCS's prediction for road injuries and fatalities this Labor Day Weekend, the first confirmed case of COVID-19 reinfection and the new AIHA guidance for first responders.
Aug 27, 2020
Your FR/AR Questions — Answered: Weather Preparedness
Westex by Milliken's Scott Francis stops by the podcast to answer your most commonly asked questions about FR/AR PPE in different weather types.
Aug 24, 2020
Safety Speak: U.S. Leading Causes of Death, Worker Virus Protection and Ladder Safety
In this mini Safety Speak episode, Editor Sydny Shepard discusses the new leading cause of death in the U.S, Oregon's new Worker Virus Protection Rule, a new ladder safety grant and effective safety leadership.
Aug 17, 2020
Introducing Safety Speak! New Weekly Mini Episodes
For our inaugural Safety Speak episode we will be discussing National Safety Stand-Down, what OSHA has to say about face coverings, hearing loss in the services sector and Hazard Communications.
Jul 27, 2020
Controlling Hazardous Dusts in Manufacturing & Processing Facilities
OH&S Editor Sydny Shepard discusses analyzing, studying and controlling hazardous dusts with Camfil APC's Jon Ladwig.
Jun 25, 2020
Your FR/AR PPE Questions—Answered: Hygiene & Safety
Stephen Morrill from Westex at Milliken stops by the podcast to talk with OH&S Editor Sydny Shepard about safety professionals' most pressing FR/AR PPE questions where hygiene and safety is concerned.
Jun 16, 2020
ASSP Safety 2020: Benefits of a Virtual Conference
OH&S Editor Sydny Shepard and Content Editor Amanda Smiley break down some of the go-to sessions of ASSP Safety 2020 Virtual as well as some tips for getting the most out of your virtual conference experience.
Jun 15, 2020
ASSP Safety 2020: Transitioning to the Digital Space
Due to COVID-19 restrictions on large gatherings, ASSP's Safety 2020 show has gone virtual! Listen in as Editor Sydny Shepard discusses the benefits of a virtual event with ASSP President Diana Stegall.
Jun 1, 2020
Hassle-Free Occupational Hearing Test Scheduling: A Conversation with SHOEBOX
Editor Sydny Shepard discusses hearing test scheduling in the age of COVID-19 with Kate Mosley, Product Manager of Occupational Hearing Testing at SHOEBOX.
May 26, 2020
Innovative Instructional Design: Can Safety Training be Engaging and Compliant?
SafetySkills Instructional Systems Design and Project Management Team Lead, Lauren Brandeberry, discusses the ever-evolving landscape of safety training and eLearning with OH&S Editor Sydny Shepard on this episode of the podcast.
May 12, 2020
AIHce 2020 Goes Virtual! FAQs with AIHA CEO Larry Sloan
Your pressing questions about AIHce 2020: Virtual asked in this special episode with American Industrial Hygiene Association CEO Larry Sloan.
Apr 23, 2020
Coronavirus Basics: Symptoms, Transmissions, PPE, and Pandemic Planning
As a continuation of her very informative webinar ASSP President-Elect Deborah Roy virtually sat down with OH&S Editor Sydny Shepard to answer some of the most frequently asked questions about COVID-19. Resources mentioned in the podcast are linked below: OH&S Webinar “The Safety Professional’s Role in Planning for a Pandemic” https://ohsonline.com/webcasts/2020/03/disaster-preparation-the-safety-professionals-role-in-a-planning-for-a-pandemic.aspx?admgarea=webinars&tc=page0 Symptoms https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamaneurology/fullarticle/2764549 https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/alr.22579 Return to Work Guidelines https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/critical-workers/implementing-safety-practices.html PPE Sanitation https://www.nih.gov/news-events/news-releases/nih-study-validates-decontamination-methods-re-use-n95-respirators PPE Shortage https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/conserving-respirator-supply.html?delive…
Apr 13, 2020
Strengthening Safety Culture — The Affective Approach
Editor Sydny Shepard interviews Craig Sexton, Global Creative Director at DuPont Sustainable Solutions, about engaging the heart and the head to transform an organization's safety culture.
Mar 30, 2020
Under the Microscope: OSHA's New Fall Protection Requirements
OH&S Editor Sydny Shepard sits down with LJB Inc. Principal Thom Kramer to discuss OSHA's updated regulations on fall protection and walking-working surfaces.
Mar 25, 2020
Coronavirus Basics — Respirator Fit Testing in the Age of COVID-19
OH&S Content Editor Amanda Smiley gives an update on the COVID-19 pandemic and sits down with Greg Olsen, a Sr. Product Specialist for Industrial Hygiene and Respiratory Protection at TSI, to discuss proper fit testing amid the Coronavirus crisis.
Mar 20, 2020
Coronavirus Basics — An Update on the Pandemic
OH&S Editors Sydny Shepard and Amanda Smiley discuss the newest updates related to the Coronavirus, or COVID-19.
Mar 5, 2020
Coronavirus Basics (What You Need to Know about COVID-19)
OH&S Editors Sydny Shepard and Amanda Smiley discuss the top most frequently asked questions related to the Coronavirus, or COVID-19.
Feb 24, 2020
Hand Protection: Hazards, Standards and Gloves, Oh My!
OH&S Editor Sydny Shepard sits down with not one, but two, members of the ISEA Hand Protection Group — Jill Clements and Matt Block — to discuss reducing the risks of hand injuries.
Jan 29, 2020
A Crash Course in Combustible Dust
OH&S Editor Sydny Shepard and Combustible Dust expert Russell Ogle discuss the hazards of combustible dust, what to look for and how to react in the event of a catastrophic incident.
Dec 19, 2019
Understanding the Role of Technology in the Safety Industry
For this episode of OH&S SafetyPod, Editor Sydny Shepard sits down with Sean Stinson the Vice President of Sales & Product Management at Blackline Safety to answer some questions about new technology advancements in the safety industry.
Dec 11, 2019
Counting Down the Top Three Safety Trends of 2019
Listen along as OH&S Editor Sydny Shepard and Associate Content Editor Amanda Smiley discuss the top three safety trends of 2019.
Nov 18, 2019
A More Effective Safety Training Experience
Occupational Health & Safety Editor Sydny Shepard sits down with Mike Holmes and Chris Waeir from Honeywell to discuss new trends, training methods and emerging technologies affecting workplace safety.
Oct 22, 2019
Identifying the Four Levels of Safety Culture
Occupational Health & Safety Editor Sydny Shepard sits down with MoveSMART Founder and Managing Director Robert Pater to discuss safety culture in OH&S' first-ever SafetyPod episode.