Safety Articles

Facility managers are often charged with health and safety responsibilities, including fire safety and alarm systems, OSHA inspections, ergonomics, emergency preparedness and disaster planning, and much more.

Flu Infection Control Tips

Flu Infection Control Tips

What should your workplace do to prepare for a possible flu pandemic? Keep informed, develop a plan, and implement public health programs are some of the tips offered to businesses by the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE) Healthcare Practice Specialty group. Many occupational safety, health, and environmental practitioners on the front lines of protecting workers have expressed concern over outbreaks of...Read More...

FM Frequency: A Disaster Checklist

FM Frequency: A Disaster Checklist

FM Frequency Columnist Jeff Crane thinks asking the right questions will help facilities avoid the confusion and destruction just witnessed on the Gulf Coast....Read More...

The Facility Technologist: Planning For Disasters

The Facility Technologist: Planning For Disasters

From site selection to data protection, a variety of technologies can help facilities...Read More...

FM Issue: Prepared For An Audit?

FM Issue: Prepared For An Audit?

It's possible to add value to environmental health and safety...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Interior Pest Prevention

Services & Maintenance: Interior Pest Prevention

Sustaining a pest free building requires proper maintenance and an attentive services...Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Keep It Clean

Services & Maintenance: Keep It Clean

Germ concerns boost restroom automation in some...Read More...

IAQ Trends: The Invisible Menace

IAQ Trends: The Invisible Menace

Nanoparticles in the airstream can contribute to bad IAQ and health problems in facilities....Read More...

Services & Maintenance: Examining Hard Floor Maintenance

Services & Maintenance: Examining Hard Floor Maintenance

New technologies and certifications elevate both cleanliness and...Read More...

The Facility Technologist: Safety Never Sounded So Good

The Facility Technologist: Safety Never Sounded So Good

Condon continues his examination of life safety technologies....Read More...

The Facility Technologist: Danger Ahead

The Facility Technologist: Danger Ahead

In order to function properly, life safety systems must be carefully maintained....Read More...