An interesting accident report concerning a cargo of maize fumigated with aluminum phosphide outlines the causes and circumstances of accidental phosphine exposure. This report describes an investigation into release […]
The Laser Institute of America recently released the new ANSI Z136.9 Safe Use of Lasers in Manufacturing Environments standard. This standard is useful as a […]
Standards cover pipes, construction, buildings, safety, signage, escalators, food and beverage, slip and fall protection, interoperability, consumer products safety, transportation, quality control, railways and practically […]
***Update: This standard has been revised. CGA G-16-2018: Arsine – 2nd Edition is available on the ANSI Webstore. CGA adopted the Code of Practice Arsine and […]
This documentary explores some of the engineering of the Shinkansen bullet train. Can you imagine how many standards are involved?
Funicular is a word we don’t hear often. But ANSI has a standard ANSI B77.2-2014 for funicular safety. The former CEO of Olympus America, Sid Braginsky would […]