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Safety Consultant Services That Make the Manufacturing Industry More Efficient and Mistake Free

Maintaining a safe work environment is critical to the success of any business. For companies in the manufacturing industry, it’s …

How to Prepare Your Business for an Emergency

September is National Preparedness Month in the United States, an annual awareness campaign tasked with bringing attention and helping the …

How an EHS Professional Improves Oil and Gas Safety

The oil and gas industry employs millions of workers who take on both desk and field positions. According to the …

Understanding Lockout Tagout

Unfortunately, preventable injuries in workplaces across the U.S. remain a very real reality. According to data compiled by the National …

YellowBird: 2 Years In On Our Amazing Journey

It’s hard to believe YellowBird is now over two years old. I love to take a pause and reflect on …

Your 2021 Guide to OSHA Compliance

The standards and regulations that govern workplace safety are constantly changing. OSHA updates its literature every month to remain current …

Top 10 EHS Needs in Logistics and Trucking

June 28 is the 3rd annual National Logistics Day, a day to recognize the services and professionals within the logistics …

How Does Better Safety Culture Reduce Insurance & Workers’ Comp Risk?

Safe workplaces are good for employees and good for business. For insurance carriers and risk management professionals, better environmental health …

How a Sustainability Consultant Will Help Your Company Save Money and Scarce Resources

In the past few years, the majority opinion on climate change has changed. There used to be skepticism as to …

What Will You Gain From an OSHA 30 Training?

An OSHA 30-hour training verifies that an individual has received education on workplace health and safety standards. In 1970, OSHA …

What Should Your SPCC Plan Include?

Thousands of oil spills occur within the U.S. every year, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Office of …

My Story, Kindness, and a Bottle of Water: Another Lefty’s Life Lesson

Raising money is hard, really hard. Even with a successful track record, an experienced team, and a great model, you …

3 Types of Safety Audits & How They Differ from Safety Inspections

Recently, we had a vendor ask for a YellowBird Pro to come out to complete a workplace health and safety …

Compliance Corner: OSHA’s Proposed Changes to the Hazard Communication Standard

In April, 2021, the Occupational Safety & Health Administration extended the comment period for new proposed updates to the 29 …

How Earth Day Has Impacted Environmental Consulting

April 22, 2021, marks the 51st year of Earth Day. It’s a day that has come to symbolize the environmental …

OSHA Top 10 Most Cited Safety Violations 2020

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has released its preliminary data for the 2020 Most Cited Violations for the …

Want to Be an EHS Consultant? 9 Steps to Build an EHS Solo or Small Business

The Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) space is a natural fit for independent contractors. Instead of hiring EHS pros in-house, …

9 Environmental Consulting Predictions & Implications for 2021

New initiatives on Capitol Hill are guaranteed to catapult regulatory issues to the forefront. With every new presidential administration, environmental …

How to Build Your OSHA Safety Plan for 2021: 5 Considerations

The year 2021 brings big changes to workplace safety. Businesses are restructuring workforces as the pandemic made remote work more …

Michael Zalle on Locally Grown Podcast

CEO Michael Zalle recently made a guest appearance on the Locally Grown podcast. Michael and Regina chat about Michael’s rise …

How to Prepare for an OSHA Audit

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) may conduct workspace inspection audits at any time, rarely with advanced warning. Sometimes …

The Changing Face of EHS: The Importance of Diversity and Inclusion in EHS Workforces

Diversity and inclusion are important for any working environment, and the EHS industry has been making progress to become a …

6 Safety Trends We’re Watching in 2021

Contemplating bringing a Safety Consultant on site but not sure where to start? Check out the Safety Trends of 2021 …

One Year In On Our YellowBird Journey!

Wow. I can’t believe I have hit the one-year mark since Michael and I founded YellowBird.  We have achieved so …

Michael Zalle on the Construction Management Podcast

Recently, YellowBird CEO Michael Zalle was on the Construction Management Podcast where Michael and Damien Edwards chatted about YellowBird, Construction …

How to Keep Employees Engaged in Safety Training

When employees hear they have to go through a safety training, many will spend the time daydreaming about other parts …

Michael Zalle on the Jay Allen Show

Recently, Michael Zalle was on the Jay Allen Show on the Safety FM Network. Hear them talk about the story …

Top 10 EHS Needs in Manufacturing

With a combination of machinery and manual labor, manufacturing is an industry with very strict regulations. If you’re in need …

Top 10 EHS Needs in Oil & Gas

The Oil & Gas industry has a variety of challenges due to the work environment. One of the biggest challenges …

Safety Culture: What Is It and How Do You Foster a Positive One?

According to OSHA, safety culture consists of, “shared beliefs, practices, and attitudes that exist at an establishment. Culture is the …

Top 10 EHS Needs in Construction

Managing a team comes with a variety of challenges in all industries and work. When it comes to safety, that’s …

Why You Should Have a Return to Work Plan in Place Before Reopening the Office

Being ahead of the curve is always a good thing. And in the case of Coronavirus, helping flatten the curve …

Celebrating June, the National Safety Month

Fun Safety Fact: June is National Safety Month! Created in 1996 by the National Safety Council, each week in June …

Certifications: How They Make EHS Pros More Effective

The amount of time and effort poured into getting certifications is something to be proud of! Here we’ll dive into …

10 Easy Ways to Make a Positive Sustainable Impact

Happy Earth Day! It’s amazing how quickly less pollution has had positive changes on our planet. In Venice, Italy, the …

The Origins of YellowBird (Part 2)

We are taking flight! It’s been only 90 days since YellowBird EHS staffing marketplace went live. We are already ‘in …