The following is a list of the top 10 most frequently cited standards* following inspections of worksites by federal OSHA. OSHA publishes this list to alert employers about these commonly cited standards so they can take steps to find and fix recognized hazards addressed in these and other standards before OSHA shows up. Far too many preventable injuries and illnesses occur in the workplace.
WASHINGTON-- Based on extensive recent scientific evidence about the harmful effects of ground-level ozone, or smog, EPA is proposing to strengthen air quality standards to within a range of 65 to 70 parts per billion (ppb) to better protect Americans’ health and the environment, while taking comment on a level as low as 60 ppb. The Clean Air Act requires EPA to review the standards every five...
Jan Nisbet, Senior Vice Provost for Research, has announced that three new research centers will be established to position UNH to help lead the country in areas of national importance. The new centers will be:
Prevention Innovations: Research and Practice for Ending Violence Against Women Research Center,
Center for Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Innovations,
UNH Center for...
Training Module: A new online training module is now available on the UNH Research Office’s HIPAA page. (Many thanks to Ben Powers in Research Computing for his patient and cheerful assistance!) The online training module provides a general overview of the HIPAA regulations, and is designed to assist faculty, staff and students with acquiring a basic level of understanding of HIPAA. The...