Daily Archives: October 31, 2016


California’s Nonfatal Worker Injuries, Illnesses Remain Stable for 2015

Oakland, CA — The Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) has posted California’s 2015 occupational injury and illness summary data on employer-reported injuries. According to the estimates provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (SOII), California’s overall incidence rate of nonfatal occupational injuries and illnesses Read the full article…


Changes to Existing Hazardous Waste Export and Import Regulations

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), has finalized a rule to improve the nation’s hazardous waste regulations to protect public health and the environment. The updated Hazardous Waste Import and Export Regulations streamline the hazardous waste export and import process, implement mandatory electronic reporting for international shipments and electronically linking Read the full article…