Whistleblower Meeting OSHA’s stakeholder meeting on October 8 in Washington, D.C., will focus on whistleblower practices related to the aviation industry.
U.S. Access Board Webinars: Accessible Toilet Rooms (Oct. 3) and Bathing Facilities (Oct. 24) Most technical questions that come up in using the ADA and ABA Accessibility Standards concern toilet and bathrooms. In October, the U.S. Access Board will conduct two webinars on accessible toilet and bathing facilities. The first webinar will take place October 3 from 2:30 […]
September is National Preparedness Month in the U.S., but we, at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T), focus on preparedness all year long. While the month-long campaign focuses on preparing individual Americans for disasters, a large portion of S&T’s work centers around preparing first responders for threats they face today and may […]
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is pleased to announce that registration for the eighth annual Campus RainWorks Challenge is open through October 15th. The Campus RainWorks Challenge is a green infrastructure design competition that seeks to engage with the next generation of environmental professionals, foster a dialogue about stormwater management, and showcase the environmental, economic, and social […]
CISA INSIGHTS Ransomware Outbreak The Threat and How to Think About It Ransomware has rapidly emerged as the most visible cybersecurity risk playing out across our nation’s networks, locking up private sector organizations and government agencies alike. And that’s only what we’re seeing – many more infections are going unreported, ransoms are being paid, and […]
High Water Update With all the rainfall we’ve had lately, and what is forecasted, I wanted to send you a quick update. Please note that the current high water is not isolated to the Withlacoochee River system. The Peace, Myakka, Manatee, Alafia and Hillsborough Rivers (within our District) have already reached flood stage. Flooding is […]