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MSDSonline frequently contributes to discussions on a number of critical safety topics such as HazCom 2012, GHS, MSDS and chemical management, sustainability, OSHA Recordkeeping, and online training. Links to our more recent conversations follow.

2016

Safety.BLR.com  October 2016
Hazard Communication: SDS and Secondary Label Compliance Following the GHS Deadline
w/ Melissa McCaffrey, Director at VelocityEHS 

Facility Safety Management – September 2016
Making HAZMAT Less Scary 
w/ Phil N. Mole, EHS & Sustainability Expert at VelocityEHS 

Chemical Engineering – September 2016
Mobile Apps for Increasing Process Efficiency
w/ John Colon, Business Product Analyst at VelocityEHS 

Construction Business Owner – August 2016
TSCA 'Hit List' Targets Many Construction Chemicals 
w/ Melissa McCaffrey, Director at VelocityEHS 

EHS Today – July 2016

Hazard Communication Management in the Post-GHS Deadline Workplace
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of VelocityEHS

OH&S – July 2016
GHS Training: Passing Deadlines Don't Mean the Work is Over
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of VelocityEHS

Pollution Equipment News – May 2016
Mitigating Hazmat Risks through Proper Communication and Planning
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of VelocityEHS

ISHN – May 2016
Product Innovations: Safety Data Mobile App by VelocityEHS

Roofing Contractor – May 2016
Making Hazard Communication a Priority
w/ Melissa McCaffrey, Director at VelocityEHS 

Disaster Recovery Journal – April 2016
Lessons from Tianjin
w/ Chuck Haling, VelocityEHS VP of Sales

Facility Safety Management – March 2016
Improving Technology: Communicating Chemical Hazards to First Responders
w/ Chuck Haling, VelocityEHS VP of Sales

OH&S – March 2016

Controlling the Situation: Actionable Steps to Help Mitigate Hazmat Incidents
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of VelocityEHS

Industrial Hygiene News – February 2016
Advancements in Chemical Technology: Making Workplaces Safer for All
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of VelocityEHS

Canadian Occupational Safety – January 2016
First Responder Share Service

2015

Crain's Chicago Business - December 2015
Software firm taking block of Motorola Mobility's space in the Mart

Security Products – December 2015
Perfect Foresight: Making Hazardous Chemical Safety Procedures a Priority
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of VelocityEHS

Professional Safety – December 2015
Combating Chemical Disasters: Three Steps for Safety
w/ Chuck Haling, VelocityEHS VP of Sales

OH&S Magazine – November 2015
Perfect Foresight: Making Hazardous Chemical Safety Procedures a Priority
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of VelocityEHS

Built In Chicago – October 2015
The 2015 Top 100 Digital Companies in Chicago

Facility Executive – October 2015
Product Focus: Plan1 by MSDSonline

Safety+Health – October 2015
Safety Data Sheets: Your Responsibilities
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

Environmental Leader – October 2015
MSDSonline and KMI Rebrand as VelocityEHS

Built In Chicago – September 2015
Meet VelocityEHS, the new identity of MSDSonline and KMI 

OH&S – September 2015
VelocityEHS Debuts at NSC 2015

ISHN Magazine – September 2015
5 Key Questions About OSHA's GHS Transition 
w/ Chuck Haling, MSDSonline VP of Sales

BUILDINGS Magazine – September 2015
Products & Services: Plan1

Chem.Info – August 2015
Are We There Yet? Confusion and Questions Around The GHS Transition 
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

Lodging Magazine – July 2015
Three Tips for Hazard Communication Compliance
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

Homeland Security Today – July 2015
MSDSonline Debuts Plan1 Hazardous Chemical Communications Service

NBC Chicago – July 2015
Getting Immediate Access to Critical Safety Info
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

EHS Today – July 2015
Demanding a Better Solution: Effective Training Options for the Changing Workplace
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

OH&S Magazine – July 2015
The Ripple Effect of Missed GHS Deadlines
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

9-1-1 Magazine – July 2015
MSDSonline Improves Hazardous Chemical Communication for Emergency First Responders with Plan1 Service

Firehouse – June 2015
MSDSonline Debuts First Responder Information Sharing Service

Fire Engineering – June 2015
MSDSonline Improves Hazardous Chemical Communication for Emergency First Responders

Law Enforcement Product News/ Officer.com – May/June 2015
Plan1 - Chemical Information Sharing Service

2014

SHRM; December 2014
Top 5 Tips for Improving Chemical SDS Management
w/ Glenn Trout, MSDSonline President & CEO

ISHN Magazine – October 2014
A Chemical Label Conundrum: Brought to You by OSHA and GHS
w/ Chuck Haling, MSDSonline VP of Sales

OH&S Magazine – September 2014
Taking the Lead on Chemical Substitution
w/ Chuck Haling, MSDSonline VP of Sales

EHS Today – September 2014
GHS: It's a Process not a Light Switch
w/ Glenn Trout, MSDSonline President & CEO

ISHN Magazine – June 2014
Managing Safety Data Sheets During GHS Transition
w/ Glenn Trout, MSDSonline President & CEO

Workplace HR & Safety – May 2014
Safety Goes Mobile
w/ Chuck Hailing, MSDSonline VP of Sales

2013

Professional Safety Journal of American Safety Engineers – December 2013
HazCom Most Frequently Asked Questions
w/ Glenn Trout, MSDSonline President & CEO and Chuck Haling, MSDSonline VP of Sales
This article is posted with permission of ASSE, publisher of Professional Safety, and is provided here for informational/educational purposes only.

OH&S Magazine – October 2013
Newest HazCom Chemical Hazard: GHS Classification Shock!
w/ Glenn Trout, MSDSonline President & CEO

VPPPA Leader – Summer 2013
HazCom 2012 and GHS Compliance
w/ Glenn Trout, MSDSonline President & CEO

Today’s Facility Manager – May 2013
FM Issue: Chemical Safety Changes
w/ Chuck Haling, MSDSonline VP of Sales

Bloomberg BNA – May 2013
GHS and HazCom 2012 – Preparing for OSHA’s Dec. 1, 2013 Deadline and Beyond
w/ Glenn Trout, MSDSonline President and CEO

OHS Online – April 2013
5 Tips for Managing the Messy Transition to GHS
w/ Chuck Haling, MSDSonline VP of Sales

ICS Cleaning Specialist Magazine – March 2013
OSHA Adopts GHS – Now What?
w/ Chuck Haling, MSDSonline VP of Sales

2012

ISHN Magazine – August 2012
When HazCom Gets Hazy
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

OHS Magazine – June 2012
OSHA Adopts GHS – Now What?
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

Workplace HR & Safety – June 2012
Five OSHA Initiatives Every Employer Should Be Tracking
w/ P.J. Schoeny, MSDSonline Project Manager of Incident Management

Clement, Safety News Update – April 2012
Impact New Rule Will Have on Employers [PDF]
w/ Chuck Haling, MSDSonline VP of Sales

Facility Safety Management – March 2012
From HCS to GHS: What to Expect from Adoption of UN Initiative
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

VPPPA Region VI – The Progress – March 2012
OSHA Announces March 26 Publishing Date for HazCom Alingment with GHS [PDF]
w/ MSDSonline

Workplace HR & Safety – March 2012
10 Steps to Take Now on the New GHS Standard
w/ Cassandra Minutillo, MSDSonline Director of Product Management

ASSE World Focus Newsletter – February 2012
Are You Prepared for GHS? [PDF]
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

ASSE WI – Nicolet Chapter – January/February 2012
GHS Alignment Expected in February 2012
w/ Melissa McCaffrey, MSDSonline Communications

2011

Safety and the Supervisor – December 2011
Impact the GHS Will Have on Today’s Employers [PDF]
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

Plastics Business – Spring 2011
GHS Bringing Changes to OSHA HazCom Standard
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

Today’s Facility Manager – May 2011
FM Issue: HazCom Compliance Made Simple
w/ Mike Flynn, Vice President of Product Development & Strategy

The American Mold Builder – Spring 2011
GHS Bringing Changes to OSHA HazCom Standard [page 37]
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

2010

OSHA Guide for Health Care Facilities – August 2010
HazCom Expert Advises Safety Professionals on GHS, ‘Gray Areas’ [PDF]
w/ Glenn Trout, President and CEO of MSDSonline

2009 + Earlier

NSC Safety & Health – July 2009
Is Managing Material Safety Data Sheets Electronically OSHA-compliant?
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

Materials Management in Health Care – March 2009
Proper Chemical Use in Everyone’s Responsibility
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

Today’s Facility Manager – Facility Blog – February 2009
Maintaining Hazcom Compliance [PDF]
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

Cleaning & Maintenance Management – July 2008
Cost-effectively Improve Hazard Communication Compliance
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

ISHN Magazine – June 2007
MSDS Management
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

OHS Magazine – June 2007
Surfing the Internet for MSDSs
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

Hazardous Cargo Bulletin – December 2006
No Software, No Paper [PDF]
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

OHS Magazine – October 2006
Harmonzation Across the Globe: Is it Possible?
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of MSDSonline

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