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. 

Posts by Sandy Smith

KEEN Utility: Taking a Fearless Approach to Workplace Safety

I recently traveled to Portland, Oregon to tour the KEEN manufacturing facility with other media types and I was impressed with KEEN and its....More

America’s Safest Companies: Building World-Class Safety Leadership

Each year, since 2002, EHS Today has named a list of companies we feel exemplify world-class safety leadership....More
in EHS OutLoud Blog Mar 18, 2016

Sandy Says: Burn Baby Burn

Will the Republican National Convention spark riots in Cleveland? At least one political candidate seems to think so....More
in EHS OutLoud Blog Jan 22, 2016

The Poisoning of Flint, Michigan

I proudly call myself a community activist in my Cleveland neighborhood....More
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

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