At Kasai Consulting, we offer innovative and cost-effective solutions to your environmental, health, and safety needs. We understand how important it is to maintain compliance while addressing business and operational goals. In this blog, we’ll dive a little deeper into our industrial hygiene services in Southern California.
Understanding Industrial Hygiene Services
What Are Industrial Hygiene Services?
Industrial hygiene services are professional services that are dedicated to protecting the health and safety of workers in industrial and commercial settings. These services can include assessment and monitoring of workplace hazards, development and implementation of safety programs, and education and training of employees on how to safely work in their environment.
What is a Certified Industrial Hygienist (CIH)?
A certified industrial hygienist (CIH) is a professional who has been trained and certified in the assessment and control of workplace hazards. Our CIHs at Kasai Consulting use their knowledge of industrial processes and hazardous materials to develop and implement safety programs that protect workers from exposure to potentially harmful conditions.
What Services Are Included in Industrial Hygiene?
Industrial hygiene covers a wide array of workplace safety elements. These include, but are not limited to:
Noise study and mapping of sound levels
Monitoring for heat stress
Monitoring of indoor air quality
Monitoring of exposure to potent compounds
Hazard evaluations and incident investigations
Monitoring for airborne chemical exposure
Chemical exposure audits
Monitoring of ionizing radiation
Ventilation system design and certification
And much, much more
Why is Industrial Hygiene Important?
Industrial hygiene services are vital because they safeguard workers from exposure to potentially harmful conditions in the workplace. When our CIHs identify and control workplace hazards, we can help your company ensure a safe, healthy, and compliant work environment. You can also avoid any fees associated with unsafe practices that could be negatively affecting the environment.