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Gildan’s Eden Distribution Center Honored for its Achievements in Health & Safety

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Gildan’s Distribution Center in Eden was recognized for achieving one million working hours without a lost time accident during North Carolina’s Department of Labor's annual Safety Awards ceremony.  The Eden Distribution Center also received a gold award for the 7th consecutive year, which recognizes businesses which have an accident frequency rate of at least 50% below the national industry average.

Well Tip: Understanding the Comparison Between Well V1 and Well V2 Pilot

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Are you working on a WELL v1 project and wondering how your team can best utilize the new version of WELL? Are you eager to register your project, but would like to first understand the feature comparison between WELL v1 and the WELL Building Standard version 2 pilot: (WELL v2)?  

Bechtel Podcast | Jim Nolan on Construction Management and Innovation

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“We need to focus on training, we need to focus on safety, we need to focus on everything you can imagine to be able to even function. It’s a journey in culture really, and I like to start with safety,” stated Bechtel’s Jim Nolan, president of equipment operations on the challenges of merging construction management and innovation.

In a LITES podcast interview, Jim discusses what Bechtel is doing with technology and data to help our customers achieve their goals, and improve the E&C industry.  

Tetra Tech Recognizes June as Safety Month

Sharing safe practices and taking a proactive approach to ensure that no one gets hurt
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June 1, 2018 /3BL Media/ - Tetra Tech places safety at the forefront of its daily operations, and its commitment to safety extends from executive management to hands-on project personnel and office staff around the world.

Gina McCarthy’s Advice for Environmental Champions: Be Persistent

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Next week former EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy will keynote a gathering of top corporate environmental leaders as they discuss their work to build business systems that put environmental, health and safety protection at the core. She shared a preview of her remarks with us, along with her advice for those who are making the business case for environmental protection from within companies today. 

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Next week former EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy will keynote a gathering of top corporate environmental leaders as they discuss their work to build business systems that put environmental, health and safety protection at the core. She shared a preview of her remarks with us, along with her advice for those who are making the business case for environmental protection from within companies today. 

JetBlue Releases its Annual Environmental, Social and Governance Report

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-- Mitigating Climate-Related Risk Highlighted as a Key Part of JetBlue’s Long-Term Sustainability Strategy --

-- Airline Incorporates Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) and Task Force on Climate-Related Disclosures (TCFD) Recommendations, Providing Strategic Voluntary Governance Details For Investors --

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-- Mitigating Climate-Related Risk Highlighted as a Key Part of JetBlue’s Long-Term Sustainability Strategy --

-- Airline Incorporates Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) and Task Force on Climate-Related Disclosures (TCFD) Recommendations, Providing Strategic Voluntary Governance Details For Investors --

Well Living Lab™ Wins Prestigious Edison Award for Collective Disruption

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ROCHESTER, Minn., April 18, 2018 /3BL Media/ -- The Well Living Lab™ has been awarded the prestigious 2018 Edison Award for collective disruption. Focused on market transformation and pioneering thought leadership, the Edison Awards recognize and honor the world's best innovations and innovators.

Tyson Foods, UFCW Expand Workplace Safety Efforts

Company, union collaboration called a model for the food industry
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DAKOTA DUNES, S.D., April 5, 2018 /3BL Media/ — Tyson Foods, Inc. (NYSE: TSN) and the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union (UFCW) are expanding their collaborative efforts to make workplace safety improvements at the company’s food processing plants and commemorating 30 years of working together for safer workplaces.  

Pioneering Playbook Released for Creating Sustainable, Healthy Workplaces Portfolio-wide

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CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 3, 2018 /3BL Media/ -- Sustainability Roundtable, Inc. and Delos announce the release of the Playbook for Sustainably Healthy Workplaces: Making the Business Case for Integrating Health & Wellness into Portfolio-wide Sustainability Strategies. This Playbook grows out of the need expressed by Corporate Real Estate and Sustainability executives for alignment between real estate and operations management and employee health and wellness goals.

Health & Safety Conferences You Don't Want to Miss in 2018

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There are several excellent health & safety events coming up this year that can give health & safety professionals an edge in their work.  

Antea Group has compiled a list of these events from April to November 2018, catering to various health and safety needs. Check this out and make sure you don’t drop the ball, miss something, or get behind the times.

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