Evan Alvernaz

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Thank You Clients and Friends for a Great 2018

By |2018-12-28T15:55:27-08:00December 28th, 2018|News, Safety|

Hello Everybody, As 2018 comes to a close, I wanted to take a few moments to reflect on our year at Arcose and to thank our clients and friends. We started the year with more booked work than I could have imagined.  Our project work included: occupational hygiene assessments, site inspections, hazardous materials, audits

Noise in the Workplace

By |2018-12-28T15:52:10-08:00December 14th, 2018|News, Safety|

Noise is any unwanted sound. In the workplace, there are three different types of noise we are concerned with: continuous, intermittent, and impact. Long-term exposure to noise or sudden exposure to noise can result in noise-induced hearing loss. This type of hearing loss is caused by damage to the hair cells in the ear,

Arcose Presented on Sensitizers at the Occupational Disease Symposium

By |2018-09-16T16:30:57-07:00April 20th, 2018|News, Safety|

Arcose presented to a packed house at the BCCSA Occupational Disease Symposium hosted by the BCCSA and WorkSafeBC. Sensitizers are finding their way into workplaces at an increasing rate because of their diverse applications. Often workers are not aware that that they are handling a sensitizing chemical. We discussed what makes something a sensitizer,