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A new section, Storage Racks, has been added to the B.C. Occupational Health and Safety Regulation (OHSR). Until now there were no specific requirements in OHSR for rack safety. The new section will help employers and WorkSafeBC officers with consistent standards for enforcing safe storage rack requirements. The regulation will come into effect on January […]


To learn more about EHS Trends in China, please register for Nimonik’s free webinar: Chinese EHS Trends: Improve your organization’s operations in China Wednesday, June 28, 2017, at 10 AM ET The webinar will expand on the Expert Video and provide an analysis of the current situation and emerging trends for Environmental, Health and Safety compliance issues […]


Recently revised regulations concerning EHS compliance in China have decreased pre-event supervision and enhanced post-event supervision and legal liability.  Post-event supervision has increased significantly with fines for the violation of Safety Protection increasing from RMB 50,000 in 2011 to RMB 1000,000 in 2017 and fines for violation of Environmental Impact Assessment increasing from RMB 200,000 […]


Nimonik works with amazing companies in nearly every industry. With every new client, we are learning new things and we were thrilled to learn more about an innovative standard for the agricultural feed industry. FAMI-QS is a standard to help Specialty Feed Ingredient manufacturers reduce risk and optimize their quality control, here is what the […]


Great companies need to audit and manage their environmental, safety and quality requirements as efficiently as possible. Nimonik’s software solution has been helping organizations big and small in nearly every industry efficiently meet compliance obligations. To further assist you streamline your operations, we have compiled the most sought after audit checklists for your industry. All templates […]


Every day, 6,300 people die as a result of occupational accidents or work-related diseases – more than 2.3 million deaths per year. 317 million accidents occur on the job annually; many of these resulting in extended absences from work. The human cost of this daily adversity is vast and the economic burden of poor occupational […]


IATF 16949: 2016 FAQ & Free Checklist The automotive industry is driving forward with new changes to international quality compliance standards. IATF 16949: 2016 is replacing ISO/TS 16949: 2009 and automotive companies are moving towards compliance to the new standard. Nimonik works with many companies throughout the automotive industry, both OEM and suppliers. We have […]


Left to right, Top Row: David Fu, Benjamin Chen, Jamin Jia, Dean Cheng, Lane Huang, Magnus Vernlov. Bottom row: Annia Jia, Daisy Hu, Cherry Tao, Yusi Wang, Jonathan Brun, Luciano Ciccone MONTRÉAL, Canada — April 17th, 2017— Nimonik, the leader in mobile solutions for environmental, health and safety legal compliance, has acquired Envitool, the leader […]


Access to Standards and Codes in Canada remains a huge problem. Codes such as the National Fire Code from the National Research Council cost money and are barely accessible. We have previously blogged about this here and here. In comparison to other countries, Canada lags far behind. In an attempt to make compliance simpler and […]


China is taking bold steps to simplify and open access to important industrial standards. The Chinese government has announced plans to offer all mandatory standards available to the public for free by 2018 and all standards by 2020. This initiative, if fully executed, will place China at the forefront of openness and transparency when it […]