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Topic: Environmental - Benchmarking and Performance Criteria

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SH&E Industry 2015 Salary Survey, Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP)

The purpose of this research project was to better understand compensation trends among Safety, Health, and Environmental (SH&E) professionals. Since 2008, the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) has measured and reported salary and employment trend data as a service to its certificants and SH&E professionals. In 2015, BCSP hoped to develop a more complete SH&E employment trend and salary picture by inviting five partners to participate in the data collection process. Partners: ASSE - American Society of Safety Engineers; ABIH - American Board of Industrial Hygiene; AHMP - Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals; AIHA - American Industrial Hygiene Association; and IHMM - Institute of Hazardous Materials Management.


ASSE Safety Salary Survey - 2015, American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE)

A 2015 American Society of Safety Engineers survey of more than 9,000 occupational safety and health professionals reveals they earn an annual base salary on average of $98,000, an increase of $8,000 since the survey was taken two years ago. The ASSE survey results are part of an expansive collaboration with the American Board of Industrial Hygiene (ABIH), Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals (AHMP), American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA), Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) and Institute of Hazardous Materials Management (IHMM). A summary is provided and includes a link to download the full report.


Risk Characterization Handbook, US EPA, Office of Scienc Policy

Work tool to provide guidance for establishing a risk ranking system.


An Assessment of Worker Training Under the Worker Protection Standard, Alice C. Larson

The study Assessment of Worker Training Under the WPS is national in scope and was designed to gather qualitative information concerning knowledge, practices and opinions regarding worker training under the WPS.


Human Health Risk Assessment Work Plan for the Upper Columbia River Site Remedial Investigation and Feasibility Study, Syracuse Research Corporation

This document is the work plan for the baseline human health risk assessment (HHRA). The purpose of this document is to: 1) describe the risk assessment approaches that will be utilized in the baseline HHRA, and 2) evaluate the data that are presently available to determine if they are adequate to support the baseline HHRA, or whether additional data collection is needed.


North Birmingham Air Toxics Risk Assessment , Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

This document reports on ambient air toxics monitoring and the resulting human health risk assessment in four North Birmingham, Alabama, communities. .


Integrated Science Assessment for Particulate Matter (Final Report), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

EPA has released the final Integrated Science Assessment (ISA) for Particulate Matter (PM). This is EPA’s latest evaluation of the scientific literature on the potential human health and welfare effects associated with ambient exposures to particulate matter (PM). The development of this document is part of the Agency's periodic review of the national ambient air quality standards (NAAQS) for PM. The recently completed PM ISA and supplementary annexes, in conjunction with additional technical and policy assessments developed by EPA’s Office of Air and Radiation, will provide the scientific basis to inform EPA decisions related to the review of the current PM NAAQS.


State of Safety: 2013, Kyle W. Morrison

Injury, illness and fatality figures have plateaued for the second year in a row as the economy continues its slow recovery. How will workplace safety be affected if the economy continues to improve?


Salary Survey 2012, Ashley Johnson

The National Safety Council sent the 2012 salary survey to 13,410 Safety+Health subscribers and received nearly a ten percent response rate. The survey data shows that safety professionals made gains similar to that in 2011. Major areas of comparison include industry, education, age, number of employees, job title, experience, safety performance, raises/bonuses and region of the country.


Environmental Safety: Air Pollution Compliance for Heating Systems & Emergency Generators, Robert J. Barra

Heating systems and auxiliary equipment, such as back-up generators, are potential sources of air pollution and, thus, are subject to air pollution regulations and permitting requirements. Facility owners, operators, project managers and site managers must evaluate such equipment to determine what federal, state and local regulations apply.


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