Safety Standards

Codes and Standards April 8, 2022

Technology drives K-12 school changes, while meeting codes and standards

Updates, COVID and tech trends are shifting the way K-12 schools are designed to achieve code

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Courtesy: Cincinnati Incorporated/Steve Rourke, CFE Media and Technology
Safety Standards October 13, 2021

Fall protection remains biggest workplace hazard

OSHA's most-cited workplace safety standards finds fall protection in the top spot for the 11th straight year with respiratory protection a distant second.

By National Safety Council (NSC)
Courtesy: IMRANDD
Codes and Standards September 27, 2021

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles Sept. 20-26, 2021

Articles about the engineering leaders under 40, cycle based preventive maintenance becoming simpler, the differences between NEMA and IEC electric motors, and more were Plant Engineering’s five most clicked articles from Sept. 20-26, 2021. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Keagan Gay
Courtesy: eFlex Systems, New Products for Engineers Database
Codes and Standards September 20, 2021

Top 5 Plant Engineering articles Sept. 13-19, 2021

Articles about the engineering leaders under 40, gaining additional value from inspections, modelling software and machine learning to improve production efficiency, and more were Plant Engineering’s five most clicked articles from Sept. 13-19, 2021. Miss something? You can catch up here.

By Keagan Gay
Courtesy: IMRANDD
Codes and Standards September 14, 2021

Gain additional value from inspections

Inspection is changing but a traditional mindset is preventing further evolution

By Ranald Cartwright
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Safety Standards August 28, 2021

Safety coalition combats industrial heat stress

The National Heat Safety Coalition’s (NHSC) industrial heat safety recommendations were peer-reviewed and accepted by American Geophysical Union (AGU).

By National Heat Safety Coalition (NHSC)
Courtesy: Grace Technologies
Safety Standards May 17, 2021

Why investing in electrical safety is important now more than ever

An analysis of OSHA’s top 10 most cited violations for control of hazardous energy.

By Nick Schiltz
Courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media and Technology
Codes and Standards March 26, 2021

Food traceability rules for supply chain

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is proposing additional traceability recordkeeping requirements for those who manufacture, process, pack or store foods.

By Rao Kolla
Courtesy: TÜV SÜD Industrie Service GmbH
Safety Standards September 1, 2020

Ensure software updates protect motion control

Product safety and operational safety of elevators require that software and software-updates are under control. See list of standards to help lower risk for motion control applications.

By Dr. Rolf Zöllner
C-level executives of the World Health Organisationa and Lloyd's Register Foundation speak at the Virtual Edition of the Global Manufacturing and Industrialization Summit (GMIS). Courtesy: GMIS
Safety Standards July 14, 2020

Manufacturing accidents still too common, say officials

Increase digital technologies and existing tools to decrease too-common occupational accidents, say officials from the WHO and Lloyd’s Register Foundation.

By Global Manufacturing and Industrialization Summit (GMIS)