(800) 645-3475 questions@nilfisk.com

OSHA Silica Dust Interim
Enforcement Guidance: Housekeeping Practices

OSHA Silica Dust Interim
Enforcement Guidance: Housekeeping Practices

OSHA Silica Dust Interim
Enforcement Guidance: Housekeeping Practices

OSHA Answers Questions About Housekeeping, Other Requirements of New Silica Dust Rule

Last month, OSHA provided answers to 64 questions about the silica dust rule for general industry. The FAQ covers all aspects of the rule, from exposure assessments to recordkeeping. Here, we’ve summarized some of the questions and answers about housekeeping. Does the...

Washington State Exposure Assessment Report Finds Some Workers Have Very High Exposure to Silica Dust

Worker exposure to respirable silica for some workers is very high, reaching 130 times the permissible exposure limit (PEL), according to a recent report from the Washington State’s Division of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH). And that was before OSHA’s new...

Preventing Slip, Trip, and Fall Incidents in Your Industrial Facility

On this blog, we focus a lot on worker safety hazards that can have very serious consequences — like combustible dust, which, if ignited, can produce an explosion powerful enough to level a building, and silica dust, which can cause fatal lung disease. When these...
When life gives you lemons…

When life gives you lemons…

Hot, sunny, humid days mean one thing here at the Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums office….LEMON DAYS!   2011 will mark the 4th year we’ve held this annual event, a 2-day fundraiser in support of Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF). To us, ALSF is a...
Mississippi Floods will Lead to Mississippi Mold

Mississippi Floods will Lead to Mississippi Mold

Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums to donate portion of HEPA Vacuum Sales for Mold Remediation in Flood-Ravaged Regions to Disaster Relief Fund Following a harsh winter across the United States, the Mississippi river has been pushed to its limits; it’s waters...

OSHA Holds Expert Forum on Combustible Dust: Meeting Summary

On Friday, May 13th, OSHA conducted an expert forum to discuss the combustible dust issue. The meeting was open to the public; however, the agency had limited seats for non-participating observers, and it is no surprise the room filled up fast. In fact, the evening...
Nilfisk GM80 to the Rescue!

Nilfisk GM80 to the Rescue!

They can be found on the walls, in the lights above, and on the ground below! Unfortunately, these three-quarter-inch creatures are taking over the mid-Atlantic by storm and they may be coming to a household near you! Last summer, worst cases of the enemy were...

About Nilfisk

Nilfisk Industrial Vacuums play a critical role in thousands of manufacturing facilities and industrial processes across North America. Supported by a direct sales force and an extensive dealer network, Nilfisk helps customers solve a variety of cleaning challenges.

 

Visit our website to learn more.