Compliance with the Beryllium PEL

Compliance with the Beryllium PEL

by Phillip C. Fincher, CIH, CSP Senior Vice President OSHA lowered the permissible exposure limit (PEL)  for Beryllium in General Industry from 2 µg/m3 to 0.2 µg/m3 in 2020. The rule requires employers to measure workers’ exposures to beryllium, limit their access to...
NIOSH Releases Noise Measurement Database

NIOSH Releases Noise Measurement Database

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has recently released a database of noise measurements performed in industries across the United States.  This data includes full-shift personal noise dosimetry as well as area sampling. EHS...