ISO publishes guidance on environmental management system implementation
Published: Monday, 07 March 2016 10:48
Written by Concrete News
Sources: International Organization for Standardization, Geneva; CP staff
The newly revised ISO 14004:2016, Environmental management systems – General guidelines on implementation, is a companion to the ISO 14001:2015 – Environmental management systems, a benchmark reference for life cycle assessments underpinning Product Category Rules and Environmental Product Declarations surfacing across the construction materials and products landscape.
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Feds challenge disciplinary actions tied to employees’ tardy claims of workplace injury
Published: Monday, 29 February 2016 21:29
Written by Tanna Holzer
Sources: Occupational Safety and Health Administration; CP staff
The Department of Labor is testing Occupational Safety and Health Act anti-discrimination provisions in a lawsuit contending U.S. Steel Corp. wrongfully suspended two Pennsylvania employees who reported treatment for symptoms of injuries perhaps occurring a few days prior while on the clock. Pittsburgh-based U.S. Steel requires immediate workplace injury reporting.
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