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First Aid Requirements for Day Care Centers and Child Care Professionals in Pennsylvania

First Aid Requirements for Day Care Centers and Child Care Professionals in Pennsylvania

By on Feb 6, 2017 in Blog, First Aid, Services |

Imagine you’ve finally sat down after a chaotic and messy lunch time at your child care center. Everything has been cleaned up and your five children are off and busy with play time, out of your hair and you can (sort of) relax now and just observe, making sure every one is safe and happy. All of a sudden you realize your one child is laying face down and...

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The Basics of Asbestos and its Danger to Human Health

The Basics of Asbestos and its Danger to Human Health

By on Feb 2, 2017 in Asbestos, Blog |

Asbestos: What is it? Is it really that dangerous? Why do I always hear about asbestos and mesothelioma on the television? Below you will find the answers to all of your questions regarding asbestos, how it can affect the health of you and your loved ones and how you can reduce your exposure to asbestos fibers during activities such as construction or demolition....

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The Impact of the OSHA and Philadelphia Alliance

The Impact of the OSHA and Philadelphia Alliance

By on Jan 19, 2017 in Blog, OSHA |

Are you aware that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has teamed up with the Philadelphia (III) region to form an alliance? And the significance of such an alliance? The city of Philadelphia has issued an ordinance (Bill No. 130847-A) that amends Title 4 “The Philadelphia Building Construction and Occupancy Code.” This ordinance...

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Forklift Safety in the Workplace

Forklift Safety in the Workplace

By on Dec 14, 2016 in Blog | 1 comment

While attending college, I worked at various manufacturing companies where I, like those around me, worked in tandem with forklift trucks.  Those of us working on the floor were aware of the forklifts but didn’t truly understand the potential hazards.  We would go about the day’s work with the forklifts buzzing around us, horns beeping and engines roaring.  After...

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Lead In Drinking Water

By on Jul 13, 2016 in Blog, Lead in Drinking Water, Water Sampling | 1 comment

Since the lead in drinking water crisis in Flint, public awareness of lead-contaminated drinking water has soared. Earlier this year, news came to light of historically high levels of lead in drinking water fountains throughout the Newark Public School District in New Jersey. Since then, thousands of schools, day-care centers, and public facilities throughout the...

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Indoor Air Quality in Winter

By on Feb 16, 2016 in Air Quality, Blog, Mold | 2 comments

How Does my Indoor Air Quality Change in the Winter? In the winter months we are bombarded with blogs, news articles, and inserts that accompany our bills advising us to button up our home, seal all the cracks, and insulate everything to keep heating costs down. But have you asked yourself “What does this do to my indoor air quality?” By reducing or eliminating the...

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Karl Environmental Group provides environmental services to residential customers, business clients, school districts (both public and private) and government agencies. Our clients represent a variety of industries and backgrounds and we pride ourselves in being able to meet their individual environmental needs with quality and efficiency. Our services include lead water testing, asbestos testing, asbestos abatement, environmental site assessment, lead paint inspection, mold sampling, and industrial hygene. We also provide certification for the OSHA Hazwoper Certification, General Industry Certification, Construction Industry Certification, EPA Lead Renovator Certification, Asbestos Worker Certification, First Aid Certification, and Basic Life Support courses. Find us on Facebook, call us at 1-800-527-5581, or find our PA location 20 Lauck Road, Mohnton, PA 19540 Tel: (610) 856-7700 or our NJ location 200 Whitehead Road, Unit #222, Hamilton, NJ 08619 Tel: (609) 365-9635