Expert Tip: On the Safe Side of Alternative Energy
Recognizing Hazards of Alternative Energy Technology in the Workplace
Successfully implementing and maintaining a healthy, safe and environmentally friendly workplace depends on informed employees guided by strong leaders. Staying up to date on alternative energy technologies is key to protecting your staff and the environment in which you operate.
Significant developments in alternative energy generation and storage technologies supporting massive measures to combat climate change and promote global transition to low-carbon energy sources are rapidly taking place. With new capabilities, however, come new challenges. Alternative energy technologies and the novel environmental, health and safety hazards they may create in the workplace include:
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DEKRA North America’s Vice President of Operational Risk Management, Mike Snyder is a recognized expert in occupational and process safety with extensive chemical and municipal experience providing advice to help organizations achieve pragmatic decision making and cost-effective risk management strategies.
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