Most Common Construction Site Safety Vio...

Through innocent accident, neglect, lack of oversight or incompetence, safety violations occur at construction sites all over the country. And the danger or injury to onsite workers, as well as the cost to real estate investors and owners, are real. And in some cases, can bankrupt a construction project from…

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Phase 1 Environmental Site Assessment (E...

Your guide to everything Phase 1 What is a Phase 1 Environmental Site Assessment? A Phase 1 Environmental Site Assessment is a standardized due diligence investigation that determines whether hazardous materials exist on a property. Predominantly, a Phase 1 analyzes any potential liabilities for property purchasers, owners, operators, and lenders.…

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Phase 1 Regulations: CERCLA, ASTM, and A...

Any Environmental Firm should be experts in the rules and regulations pertaining to Phase 1 Environmental Site Assessments. In this post, we will discuss three of the most important Phase 1 regulations, CERCLA, ASTM, and AAI. The Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA) was enacted by the United…

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How to Manage Multiple Deadlines All at ...

Almost regardless of the job position or your vocation, no doubt you’ve run across this phrase in some job post you’ve seen online or in a newspaper’s want-ad: “This position requires someone who is organized, able to prioritize and works well under pressure.”  Translated? You need to know how to…

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What I Think You Should You Know About R...

The detrimental effects of radon upon people’s health has been well researched and recorded, especially in recent years. It’s presence in commercial buildings and multifamily dwellings, even in miniscule degrees, can be lethal. In fact, over a period of time radon can cause a myriad of serious illnesses and diseases and lead…

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How to Hire An Environmental Consultant?...

INTRODUCTION: You have many choices when it comes to environmental consulting firm.  Having been a part of the industry for over 15 years, we at Essel know there are some significant distinctions between certain firms. To help you along your decision making process, we have compile a list of 5…

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