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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.

2017

Safety.BLR - May 2017
Creating and Maintaining an Effective Chemical Hygiene Plan
w/ Phil N. Mole, EHS & Sustainability Expert at VelocityEHS 

Construction Business Owner - May 2017
Changing the Jobsite Safety Game
w/ Greg Duncan, EHS & Sustainability Expert at VelocityEHS 

OH&S - May 2017
Understanding Chemical Safety Following the Final GHS Deadline
w/ Glenn Trout, President & CEO of VelocityEHS

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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