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  • 13 | Apr 2020

    Respiratory Protection During Outbreaks: Respirators versus Surgical Masks

    We hope everyone is staying safe and inside! We have found that there has been some confusion regarding respiratory protection during this time and great resource from the CDC Science NIOSH blog was made available. Hopefully this information will help clear up confusion and continue to help keep us all ...
  • 23 | Mar 2020

    COVID-19 Update

    AAA Environmental wants to ensure the safety of not only our employees but also the clients that we serve. As of right now, we are still operating as usual while following all CDC recommendations. We will post updates as things change and we obtain more information. We want to remind ...
  • 03 | Oct 2019

    New Respirator Fit Testing Protocols

    OSHA issued a final rule that provides employers with two new fit testing protocols for ensuring that employees’ respirators fit properly. The new protocols are the modified ambient aerosol condensation nuclei counter (CNC) quantitative fit testing protocol for full-facepiece and half-mask elastomeric respirators, and the modified ambient aerosol CNC quantitative fit ...
  • 26 | Jul 2019

    Free Training Opportunity by SC-DHEC & EPA

    AAA Environmental and The CASE Institute are sponsoring SC-DHEC and EPA in presenting a free Asbestos and Lead Regulatory Seminar. The date is August 20, 2019 from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. Registration is requested either through borykjl@dhec.sc.gov or mtorres@aaaenvironmental.com. 3CEUs will be awarded for attendees. The speakers will be from ...
  • OSHA Penalties Adjusting in 2019
    22 | Jan 2019

    OSHA Penalties Adjusting in 2019

    OSHA’s civil penalties amounts for violations of workplace safety and health standards will increase in 2019 to adjust for inflation. The adjusted maximum penalty amounts will take effect upon publication in the Federal Register. New penalties for willful and repeat violations will be $132,598 per violation; serious, other-than-serious, and posting ...