Sandy Smith

Editor-in-Chief, EHS Today

Sandy Smith is editor-in-chief of EHS Today magazine, a Penton Media Inc. publication. She has been writing about occupational safety and health and environmental issues since 1990. She has been interviewed about occupational safety and health for documentaries and television programs, has served as a panelist on roundtables, has provided the keynote address for occupational safety and health conferences and has won national and international awards for her articles. 

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in EHS OutLoud Blog Oct 13, 2015

Dateline Thailand: A Bucket List Trip Is Even More Amazing than Expected

Two years ago, a co-worker was invited by the Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) to visit that country and learn about U.S. investment. She visited....More
in EHS OutLoud Blog Sep 03, 2015

Have We Become a Nation of Bad Drivers, or Are We Just Jerks?

The National Safety Council released information last month that indicated 2015 could be the deadliest year for vehicle crashes since 2007....More
in EHS OutLoud Blog Jul 09, 2015

Demolition Derby

In a blog post this week, Associate Editor Ginger Christ wrote about the recent NASCAR crash in which a car racing at 190 mph crashed and went....More
in EHS OutLoud Blog May 18, 2015

If You See Something, Say Something

If you see something, say something when workers' lives are at stake and death or serious injury is a real possibility....More
in EHS OutLoud Blog Apr 16, 2015

Mechanical Geniuses

I have a couple of male friends who seemingly can fix any household problem. One has installed toilets, light fixtures and a hot water tank at my....More
in EHS OutLoud Blog Apr 08, 2015

Blood Lessons: The Story Behind the Story

I read a lot of news every day. I’m a news junkie. Short articles, long articles; if it’s news, I’ll read it. And I’m a tough....More
in EHS OutLoud Blog Jan 07, 2015

Charlie Hebdo: Working in a Deadly Profession

Most days, the greatest workplace safety risks I face are paper cuts and eye strain....More
in EHS OutLoud Blog Nov 14, 2014

Surprised and Delighted: The Indictment of Don Blankenship

As the saying goes: The fish rots from the head....More
in EHS OutLoud Blog Aug 04, 2014

Put Down the Phone!!!

“Driver Swerves Into Opposing Lane on I-90, Causes Crash.” “Motorcycle Crash on Innterbelt Bridge Leaves Two Hospitalized.”....More
in EHS OutLoud Blog Jun 26, 2014

'Inspire Her Mind' Inspires Safety Message

I just watched the new Verizon commercial, "Inspire Her Mind." And the message – that many young girls show an apptitude for science....More
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