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SiteHawk Inventory Training Center Introduced at The Hermitage in Nashville, TN

SiteHawk recently partnered with The Hermitage, home of President Andrew Jackson, to provide a SiteHawk Inventory Training Center for the Chemical Inventory Services team in Nashville, TN. A Brief History of The Hermitage If you’ve spent any time in Nashville, Tennessee, you most likely know that all directions start with, “Take Old Hickory.” Old Hickory…

New Transition Timelines – Hazardous Products Regulations – WHMIS 2015

With the first WHMIS 2015 deadline looming for manufacturers and importers to have updated Safety Data Sheets and labels that include GHS information and are compliant with the Hazardous Products Regulations (HPR), Canadian officials have announced changes to the timing of some of the transition phases. The first deadline for manufacturers and importers that was originally…

Chemical Inventory: Do It Safely, Completely

In a previous blog post, The EHS Professional’s Secret Weapon, I described how a chemical inventory can drive down operating costs, reduce risk, and minimize the chance of regulatory non-compliance. Now that I’ve convinced you of the need to perform an inventory, I’m going to provide some best practices and explain the basics of how…

2017 NAES O&M Conference in San Antonio

Our friends and partners at NAES who are attending the 2017 NAES O&M Conference are reminded that SiteHawk is a proud member of the NAES Preferred Vendor Program. SiteHawk’s cloud-based solution for SDS Management is a proven and recommended solution, already deployed at 18 NAES sites. SiteHawk established a Master Services Agreement with NAES in 2011.…

SiteHawk Releases Version 8.6 of SiteHawk Communicator – Featuring SDS Version Comparison

On May 7, 2017, SiteHawk released the latest version of SiteHawk Communicator, the leading global solution for SDS and chemical data management. SiteHawk Communicator 8.6 is the fourth major product release in 2017 and includes new functionality to help users perform SDS version comparison, providing an easy to read differential analysis. Simple, Easy, SDS Version Comparison…

SDS Authoring Innovation – Multiple Agency Support on a Single SDS

Global disributors are reducing costs and improving efficiency – without sacrificing compliance standards or introducing risk – by having a single product SDS adhere to multiple agency standards, a multiple agency SDS. The Concept – OSHA, WHMIS, and even EU CLP or UN on a Single SDS At SiteHawk, we are seeing an increase in the number of…

SDS Authoring Risk Alert: OSHA Requires Checking Full Range of Data Sources for Hazards

OSHA regulations call for firms to “identify and consider the full range of available scientific literature and other evidence concerning the potential hazards” when authoring an SDS (§1910.1200 (d) (2)). SDS Authoring Risk Unfortunately, many organizations expose themselves to significant risk by only checking one or two common sources. When they cannot find an endpoint…

The Annual Chemical Inventory – The EH&S Professional’s Secret Weapon

What secret weapon addresses worker safety, product safety, and compliance, as well as helps with risk mitigation and cost reduction? The answer is the annual chemical inventory. To comply with hazard communication regulations, we all know that annually conducting a complete inventory of chemicals used in your workplace is a must. By comparing the physical…

SiteHawk Presents at Ignite Performance Intelex User Conference in Toronto

“Without the data, the tools are pointless and without the software the data is unmanageable.” -Tim O’Reilly Mr. O’Reilly was spot-on. Today, most companies engage multiple software systems and under-utilize countless data sources. At the Ignite Performance Intelex User Conference 2017 in Toronto, SiteHawk led a breakout that focused on the data conundrum and how users…