Do you suffer from back pain, headaches, numb legs or similar job-related physical ailments? You are far from alone. Ergonomics injuries and illnesses don’t only occur among factory or warehouse workers. In fact, a very typical, yet poorly designed, office desk and chair setup can lead to fatigue, strain and injury for anyone. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, an exact cost for lost time and expenses associated with musculoskeletal disorders of the upper body and lower b... Read More
Posted by Larkin Myers at Feb 25
By Meagan Nichols, originally published in Memphis Business Journal on February 11, 2016 Memphis Business Journal talked with John Luke Hall, a geologist with Tioga Environmental Consultants, about site contamination and what property owners and developers need to know. A quick drive around Memphis and one thing is evident – construction. The Mid-South is undergoing what appears to be a development boom. To help get a better appreciation for the importance of environmental c... Read More
Posted by Larkin Myers at Feb 12
At the end of December, President Obama passed a law to ban the exfoliating component of many hygiene products. From toothpaste and face soaps to body washes and polishing scrubs, microbeads have become a part of many Americans’ daily routines. These tiny scrubbers help eliminate oil and dirt from skin and teeth. However, microbeads are potentially harmful to our ecosystem. There are more than eight trillion microbeads entering aquatic habitats every day in the United State... Read More
Posted by Larkin Myers at Feb 8