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.
Harmful VOCs may be endangering the health of building occupants. Find out the latest VOC that has experts concerned and the best ways to lessen its impact.
Spring is in the air, but from Columnist Crane, it isn't such a pleasant time for facilities that suffer from poor ventilation. From the April 2006 issue.
Facility managers can protect occupant health by requiring proper management of this
Disaster planning requires a straightforward approach to the threats a building
Facility professionals gain a fresh perspective on possible changes to the Americans With Disabilities Act.
For FM Frequency Columnist Jeff Crane, 2006 begins with more advice on keeping your building pressure right where it
In his last "Material Revolution," Brian Kraemer looks at carbon fibers and their ability to strengthen building foundations.
Contributor Mike DeNamur explains how the removal of crossed signals may ease communications problems.
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