Created with Sketch.
Workplace Safety Review
33 minutes | 16 days ago
Episode 15: Interview with Mark Catlin, Industrial Hygienist, MDC Consulting and Training
In this episode, Mike Taylor and Adam Roseman interview Mark Catlin, Industrial Hygienist, MDC Consulting and Training. His role involves Occupational and Environmental Health and Safety Consulting. Mark addresses his work with the 1989 Exxon Valdez oil spill cleanup, his work at SEIU assisting unions after workplace fatalities at industrial sites, the H1N1, Ebola, and COVID-19 pandemics, and how OSHA has changed over the last 40 years.
34 minutes | a month ago
Episode 14: Interview with Mark Rothstein, University of Louisville Professor
In this episode, Michael Taylor, chair of Greenberg Traurig's Occupational Safety and Health Group, interviews Mark Rothstein, University of Louisville Brandeis School of Law and the School of Medicine Director. Professor Rothstein discusses employer mandated vaccines dealing with COVID-19
34 minutes | a month ago
Episode 13: Interview with Mark Friedman, U.S. Chamber of Commerce VP of Employment Policy
In this episode, Adam Roseman interviews Mark Friedman. Mark discusses his role as the Vice President of Employment Policy for the United States Chamber of Commerce, how the Chamber supports its members with workplace safety and health issues, OSHA under the new administration, whether OSHA will issue an emergency temporary standard (ETS) related to COVID-19, and, if it does, what requirements the ETS is likely going to include.
34 minutes | 2 months ago
Episode 12: The Federal Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission - What the Regulated Community Needs to Know
In this episode, hosts Mike Taylor and Adam Roseman speak with Commissioner Amanda Wood Laihow of the Federal Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission (OSHRC). Commissioner Laihow discusses her career and the operations of OSHRC including petitions for discretionary review and the impacts of COVID.
28 minutes | 2 months ago
Episode 11: Diversity in the Environmental, Health, & Safety Community – What Needs to Be Done?
In this episode, Chair of Greenberg Traurig’s OSHA Practice Michael T. Taylor speaks with Francene Diehl, Corporate Director of Safety for Chesapeake Utilities Corporation. Diehl discusses her own experience as an environmental, healthy, and safety professional, and how to increase diversity in the industry.
42 minutes | 3 months ago
Episode 10: OSHA Enforcement: Its History & Its Future in Workplace Safety
In this episode, Michael T. Taylor and Adam Roseman speak with Richard Fairfax, former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Labor for OSHA. Fairfax discusses his first-hand experience working within OSHA, including achievements he is proud of, challenges the agency faces, OSHA’s standard setting process, and where he has seen success in working with employers, among other topics.
34 minutes | 4 months ago
Episode 9: A Look Ahead at 2021 - More of the Same for EHS or a Whole New Ballgame?
Greenberg Traurig’s Michael T. Taylor and Adam Roseman review the bellwether events of 2020 and what environment, health, and safety (EHS) professionals can expect in terms of regulatory and enforcement actions and trends under the new Biden Administration.
24 minutes | 4 months ago
Episode 8: Interview with Doug Parker, Cal-OSHA Chief
In this episode, Greenberg Traurig's Michael T. Taylor, Chair of Greenberg Traurig’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Group, and Adam Roseman speak to Doug Parker, Cal-OSHA Chief, about the ins and outs of Cal-OSHA, his first 15 months as chief, and what Cal-OSHA is planning for 2021.
26 minutes | 6 months ago
Episode 7: Accident Investigations: What You Need to Know
In episode seven of Workplace Safety Review, Greenberg Traurig’s OSHA podcast, host Mike Taylor interviews Quentin Baker, President of Baker Engineering and Risk Consultants. The two discuss accident investigations and what they entail. Quentin Baker has over 40 years’ experience in in the fields of combustion, explosions, and blast effects. He has investigated over 120 explosion incidents in a wide variety of industries. Workplace Safety Review, is a Greenberg Traurig Podcast, hosted by Michael Taylor, Chair of the firm’s OSHA Group. Taylor interviews influential environmental, health, and safety professionals across the country in a broad range of industries.
31 minutes | 7 months ago
Episode 6: Interview with Nevada OSHA’s Chief Administrative Officer, Jess Lankford
In episode six of Workplace Safety Review, host Mike Taylor interviews Jess Lankford, Chief Administrative Officer of Nevada OSHA. The two discuss Nevada OSHA’s response to COVID-19, the group’s enforcement authority during the pandemic, and how they are implementing and educating businesses on its guidelines.
40 minutes | 9 months ago
Episode 5: OSHA’s Process Safety Management Standard, A 30-Year Review With David Moore of AcuTech Consulting
In episode five of Workplace Safety Review, Mike Taylor interviews David Moore of AcuTech Consulting. The two discuss the origins of OSHA’s Process Safety Management Standard, how its evolved over the last 30 years, and David’s first-hand experience with risk consulting services in the U.S. and abroad.
34 minutes | 10 months ago
Episode 4: Interview with Greg Richey of Colden Corporation on COVID-19 and Returning to Work, the Non-Essentials
Greenberg Traurig’s Mike Taylor and Adam Roseman interview Greg Richey of Colden Corporation regarding OSHA’s recent guidance to the regulated community on non-essential workers coming back to work. They discuss how an employer would detect COVID-19 in the workplace, preventative measures to consider including PPE for employees and sanitizing, and OSHA citations, and more.
24 minutes | a year ago
Episode 3: Interview with Hamid Arabzadeh on OSHA Recordkeeping Regulations During COVID-19
In this episode, host Mike Taylor interviews Hamid Arabzabeh, Principle of HRA Environmental Consultants, regarding OSHA’s record keeping regulations and how they apply during COVID-19
28 minutes | a year ago
Episode 2: Interview with Mike Hazzan, from Acutech Consulting, on PSM Auditing During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Host Michael Taylor, Chair of Greenberg Traurig’s OSHA Group, interviews Mike Hazzan of Acutech Consulting for episode two of the Work Place Safety Review, a Greenberg Traurig podcast. Taylor asks Hazzan questions regarding how COVID-19 is impacting PSM Auditing, including implementing virtual audits.
42 minutes | a year ago
Episode 1: Interview with NIOSH Director John Howard on COVID-19’s Impact on Workplace Safety
Host Michael Taylor, Chair of Greenberg Traurig’s OSHA Group, interviews John Howard, Director at the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health for episode one of the Work Place Safety Review, a Greenberg Traurig podcast. Taylor asks Howard questions regarding the realities of workplace safety in the face of COVID-19, including the difficulty of determining whether the virus is actually in the workplace, OSHA/NIOSH/CDC guidance regarding how to protect employees returning to work, personal protective equipment, the feasibility and enforcement of social distancing, as well as other aspects of returning to work that employers may be considering.
Terms of Service
Do Not Sell My Personal Information
© Stitcher 2021