Safex News

Safex Gives Back 2019: Part I

Not only is team Safex busy at work but we’ve made time to serve our community. We’re proud to share how we’re giving back in hopes that it will inspire you to do the same. Here’s what we’ve accomplished in the first six months of the year. As...

Our Newest Employee

Safex is committed to developing the next generation of environment, health and safety professionals. We're pleased to introduce you to our new intern.  Mackenzie Barnwell Mackenzie is a graduate of The University of Findlay with a degree in...

Introducing Safex On Demand

One thing we hear often from clients is "wow, your team is so knowledgeable!" Our new membership resource, Safex On Demand, harnesses all that environmental, health and safety knowledge and puts it in one place—your fingertips. As a member of Safex On...

Safex Announces Additional 2019 Training Classes

We're adding classes to our training calendar and thrilled to tell you more. Customers have been asking for more workshops on some of the softer EHS skills. We're excited to announce later this year we'll be teaching workshops on the following:OSHA...

Let’s Connect at Safety Congress 2019

Let’s Connect at Safety Congress 2019

We invite you to connect with Safex and expand your knowledge about health and safety at this year’s Ohio Safety Congress on March 6, 7 and 8 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. As always, several of our consultants are part of the presentation line...

Safex Consultants Become CSPs

2018 has been the year for Safex staff to earn advanced designations. Not to disappoint, Nate Burgei, CIH, and Blair Everett, CHMM, recently fulfilled the requirements to become Certified Safety Professionals (CSPs).CSPs are persons who perform at least...

Safex Announces 2019 Training Calendar

Some people know us for our EHS consulting services, while others know us as trainers. The truth of the matter is we do both and love to do them equally!Whether you are a safety, human resources, environmental or industrial hygiene professional, you'll...

Safex Consultants Earn Advanced Designations

The consultants at Safex have been hitting the books recently and have several accomplishments to show for it.  We’re proud to announce that:   Beth Angus is now a Certified Industrial Hygienist® (CIH). The CIH designation is one that...

Interns Share The Top 10 Things They’ve Learned

Seems like just yesterday we said hello to our summer interns Dominic and Mishael. To celebrate their summer of learning, they’ve put together a top ten list. Drumroll please….Ten Things I’ve Learned While Interning at Safex10. How to concisely write an...

Introducing Mikhail Yakhnitskiy

Safex is growing and we're pleased to announce that Mikhail Yakhnitskiy, our former intern, is now on the team full-time. Mikhail is a recent graduate of The Ohio State University with a B.S. in Environment, Economy, Development and Sustainability (with a...

Safex Welcomes Summer Interns

Safex loves developing young EHS talent and recruits interns from across the region. This summer we're pleased to have two interns. Let's learn a little about Mishael and Dominic.   Mishael Theis Mishael hails from Wolcottville, Indiana,...

Recognizing Better Hearing Month

Recognizing Better Hearing Month

May is Better Hearing Month and Safex is recognizing this observance by sharing information about noise-induced hearing loss. Our very own, Dianne Grote Adams will be on the Joel Riley Morning Show in 610 WTVN on Wednesday, May 23, at 8:25 a.m. to talk...

Fit Test Friday

At Safex we conduct qualitative and quantitative respirator fit testing according to OSHA’s Respiratory Protection Standard (29 CFR 1910.134). Take advantage of our special pricing the first Friday of each month on Fit Test Fridays. Pay only $80 for a...

Scaffold Safety Training Series Coming Soon

Scaffold Safety Training Series Coming Soon

OSHA estimates that nearly 75% of the construction safety industry works on scaffolds. Chances are that your company is included. OSHA has reported that only 25% of employees working on scaffolds have ever been trained. Scaffolds are one of the top ten most frequently...

Game On: Safety Congress 2018

Game on! Join us at the 2018 Safety Congress. The Safex team will be presenting several educational sessions: Beyond Table 1: Silica in Construction presented by Dianne Grote Adams – Thursday, March 8, 2018 from 11:15-12:15 Emergency Planning and Community...

It’s Here: Safex’s February Silica Training

The weather is cold now but construction season will be heating up before you know it. OSHA's new silica standard, mandates training for all workers with exposure to respirable crystalline silica dust. This is where Safex can help. Each Thursday in February we'll be...

Safex Earns GreenSpot Certification

Safex recently became a GreenSpot certified business and we're proud to share this news. GreenSpot is a volunteer sustainability program created by the City of Columbus for businesses, households and local organizations. As part of the GreenSpot community, Safex is...

OSHA Extends Recordkeeping Deadline

Recordkeeping Deadline - U.S. Department of Labor’s OSHA Extends Compliance Date for Electronically Submitting Injury, Illness Reports to December 15, 2017 Recordkeeping Deadline - To allow affected employers additional time to become familiar with a new electronic...