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Warren Brand’s coatings career has ranged from entry-level field painting to the presidency of two successful companies. Over nearly three decades, he has project-managed thousands of coating installations and developed specs for thousands of paint and coating applications. NACE Level 3 and SSPC PCS 2 certified, Brand, an MBA and martial-arts instructor, now heads Chicago Coatings Group, a leading coatings consultancy. Contact Warren.
On May 21, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) published a memo discussing a new agreement about a back-door route for employees to file safety-related whistleblower claims that are too stale to be filed with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
Posted Monday, July 21, 2014 |
Where are the women in coatings, and why aren’t there more of them?
Posted Wednesday, June 11, 2014 |
Fall hazards are always among the top Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) enforcement priorities. These violations rank among the most frequently cited year after year.
Posted Tuesday, May 6, 2014 |
Although I am an environmental professional by trade, my work is tied into enough health, safety and environment (HSE) programs to expose me to a variety of safety programs, styles and attitudes over my career.
Posted Friday, May 2, 2014 |
Last week on our bridge demo project, I ran into a news reporter I know who hopes to be involved in building the future of science and technology reporting—a particular passion of mine.
Posted Wednesday, April 30, 2014 |