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Wetland Restoration, Enhancement, and Preservation along the Loosahatchie River

EnSafe’s West Tennessee Wetland Mitigation Bank is transforming former farmland into a self-managing, sustainable, and productive wetland using hydrological and ecological design that leverages nature’s unparalleled capacity for ecosystem restoration. A sea of small orange flags speckling the wintery landscape of West Tennessee is a welcomed sight for EnSafe’s ecological staff. A host of small […]

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EHS Webinar: Key Employer Safety Considerations for Return-to-Work Plans

Mike Palmer, past Vice President of Health and Safety Services and now Vice-Chairman of EnSafe’s Board of Directors, will lead a roundtable discussion covering: Key Employer Safety Considerations for Return-to-Work Plans May 27,  2020, 11:30 am CDT Panelists are EHS professionals from a variety of industries: James Norris, CSP, Director, Safety, Health and Environment, BAE […]

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Announcing our Summer of EHS Educational Webinars

We’re pivoting our 2020 Client Education Series to accommodate COVID-19 social distancing guidelines. Instead of holding the complimentary workshops at our corporate office in Memphis, we’re offering them as webinars. That means anyone anywhere can benefit from our guidance on a wide range of important topics – from OSHA compliance to TSCA chemical data reporting. […]

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Mike Palmer, Board of Directors Vice-Chair

Employer Guidance for Keeping Workers Safe

With many stay-at-home orders lifting and businesses reopening, U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is asking employers to take the following six steps to reduce the risk of worker exposure to SARS-CoV-2 in their workplaces: Develop an Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response Plan Prepare to Implement Basic Infection Prevention Measures Develop Policies and Procedures […]

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Returning to Work Amid COVID – Our Top Three Recommendations

We’ve spent the last few weeks answering questions for clients planning a plant closure, curtailment, or reduction of hours due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Navigating the shut-down process is especially difficult, so we shared our “COVID-19 Shutdown Regulatory Checklist” to help. Now we’re beginning to hear questions from clients about how to safely return employees […]

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Our COVID-specific resources, at your fingertips

As EnSafe responds to support our clients during this COVID-19 pandemic, we’re building a wealth of COVID-specific resources and recommendations. First, we have a dedicated COVID-19 Response Team – our heavyweights from across our service offerings – on the front lines, proactively analyzing, strategizing and advising on behalf of our clients’ long- and short-term goals. […]

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COVID-19 Response Plan

What should a comprehensive COVID-19 Response Plan Include?

EnSafe has been providing emergency response plans for a wide range of industries for 40 years, and we’re now leveraging that experience to build comprehensive COVID-19 Response Plans for our clients. Here are some recommended measures to include in your COVID-19 action plan: What to IncludeWhy to Include Infection prevention measuresClearly communicated prevention measures improve […]

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EPA temporary COVID policy

EPA Announces Temporary Policy during COVID-19 Pandemic

On March 26, the EPA issued a temporary policy that applies retroactively beginning on March 13, 2020 regarding enforcement of environmental legal obligations during the COVID-19 pandemic.  In essence, and with certain limitations, the EPA has suspended environmental enforcement action. It’s important to note that this policy does not apply to activities carried out under […]

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