Compliance and Certification

Compliance and Certification

June 18 2021

DOE Confirms Title IX Protections for Discrimination Based on…

On Wednesday, June 16, 2021, the Department of Education (DOE) confirmed Title IX protects students from discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity. The DOE explains in its Notice of Interpretation that it will enforce Title IX’s prohibition on…

May 29 2021

“New View” of Safety Basics: Complexity, Variability, and Procedures

We recently created a guide to some newer thoughts in safety—this includes things like HOP, Safety Differently, Safety-II, HPI, resilience engineering, and more. If you’re a safety professional, you’ll probably find this Guide to Practicing ‘New Safety’ interesting….go ahead and…

May 28 2021

“New View” of Safety Basics: What Is Local Rationality?

We recently compiled and published a guide to “new views” of safety—things like human and organizational performance (HOP), safety differently, safety-II, resilience engineering, and human performance improvement (HPI). That guide includes 29 safety professionals from around the world explaining what…

May 26 2021

2021 Title IX Hearing | Here’s What You Should…

On June 7-11th, the Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) will be hosting a virtual Title IX Hearing to gather information for the purpose of improving the enforcement of Title IX.  It will provide a time for the…

May 25 2021

OSHA, COVID & Ventilation Suggestions

As the COVID-19 pandemic has gone on, we’ve learned a lot. You may recall that in the early days of the pandemic, we didn’t really know how it passed from person to person. Was it spread purely through larger respiratory…

May 25 2021

OSHA Updates COVID Recordkeeping Requirements

If you haven't been keeping up to date with OSHA's publications and updates at their Coronavirus/COVID-19 Safety and Health Topic webpage, you should. There's been a lot going on their, including the release of a new COVID guidance in January,…

April 19 2021

Airports and Safety Management Systems

Recorded webcast Airports and Safety Management Systems Overview Recorded Tuesday, June 22 Since the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued its first proposed rulemaking in 2010, airports have been carefully tracking the agency's efforts to mandate a safety management system (SMS)…

Whitepapers & Guides
March 17 2021

4 Key Components of Performance Optimization

As more organizations have moved to incorporate online education into their training programs, eLearning has become a more dynamic, engaging and comprehensive means for organizations and individuals to stay compliant, certified, prepared, safe, and efficient. But while eLearning has certainly…

March 15 2021

OSHA Launches National Emphasis Program for COVID-19

On March 12, 2021, OSHA announced a National Emphasis Program (NEP) titled National Emphasis Program – Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). The purpose, as OSHA’s NEP explains, is “to ensure that employees in high hazard industries or work tasks are protected…