The 25-year-old Process Safety Management Standard has significant safety gaps, leaving refinery workers at risk. OHIP Interns worked with a local union to engage workers and the community with a proposed new standard for Washington State.
Robert Vannice practices his real-word Environmental, Health and Safety Management skills while interning with SeaCast Inc.
Did you know that many common items found in day care and early learning classrooms can pose environmental hazards to the children in your care? These pesky, dangerous hazards hide in plain sight and are found in some of the most common everyday products.
January 18, 2017 | Being an ERC student has equipped Emily Zamzow with the skills to work in industry and provide essential industrial hygiene support. In the summer of 2016, she was employed as the industrial hygiene intern at the ExxonMobil Joliet, Illinois refinery.
January 17, 2017 | Upon completion of his Master's degree and internship Darrick Dickerson was offered a full-time position with Boeing as a Safety Specialist. "I love the work I do," says Darrick, "I feel great knowing that my work benefits the lives and wellbeing of those around me!"
September 7, 2016 | Imagine a FitBit, or Apple Health App, that informs you about the space you are occupying throughout the day. If it told you you're breathing in something toxic on your way to work, would you change your route? If it found that your mood improves when you spend time outdoors, would you fit more walks into your day? This is what DEOHS Associate Professor Edmund Seto, PhD, MS, wants to discover.