OSHA Releases the Final Silica Rule

OSHA released the final silica rule  on March 24, 2016:  https://www.osha.gov/silica/index.html. Key points: The new standard for silica exposure is 50 ug/m3 PEL. The construction industry has one year to comply.  General industry two.  Fracking gets an additional three years to come into compliance with the engineering controls. The final rule and various resources can be found on OSHA’s... Read More


Another year is upon us for the Anthony Wayne American Society of Safety Engineers – Northeast Indiana’s premier membership organization geared specifically for today’s health, safety, and environmental professional. As we look forward to having our best year yet I would like to extend a sincere thank you to all of our officers, members and regional HSE professionals for a great success... Read More