Industrial Hygiene

Industrial Hygiene Services

Our Industrial hygiene staff is trained in anticipation, recognition and evaluation of many stressors arising from the work place that may result in injury, illness and impairment.

Our professional staff conducts worksite sampling for exposure levels to chemicals, lead, asbestos, silica, mold, and noise, among other things.

We interpret material safety data sheets (MSDS) using our industrial hygiene expertise, and more.

Air Testing

HP2-7-1-Air-TestingOECS, Inc. industrial hygiene qualified professionals evaluate and conduct differing types of air testing following NIOSH guidelines.  Our professional certified lab affiliate provides quality and calibrated lab equipment to us to serve our clients. 


Some of the more common air testing includes:

  • Hexavalent Chromium
  • Silica
  • Methylene Chloride
  • Particulates
  • Welding
  • VOC’s
  • And more

HP2-7-2-ErgoRepetitive motion injuries, improper body position, etc. can be difficult to detect resulting in workers’ compensation claims.  Our experienced professional team identifies ergonomic conditions causing loss.

The advantage is the company can start addressing ergonomic conditions in a cost effective way.


HP-2-7-3Many ventilation problems can be identified if a person has insight in ventilation design.

At OECS, our field safety professionals can identify common ventilation problems that are hindering air contaminant removal. Often we can suggest cost effective ideas for a more effective and efficient system in removing air contaminates.


HP2-7-4-Noise-testingOur safety professionals use quality noise monitoring calibrated equipment (Type II dosimeters) to identify noise levels emitted in the workplace to determine whether a Hearing Conservation Program is needed.

We provide a detailed report that accurately describes items such as the process sampled and locations.

Hygiene Audit

HP-2-7-5-Hygiene-Audit-webA Hygiene facility audit is a critical step in determining whether employees are exposed to potentially high chemical exposure, noise, ergonomic issues, etc. resulting from various processes.

Companies use OECS, Inc. to assess and provide an objective analysis of potential hazards within the workplace.

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