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      Q: My hospital has an enclosed smoking shelter for patients on an outdoor patio that is separate from the building. I am unsure of the materials it was…

      Brad Keyes, CHSP | Jul 9, 2021
      Article Safety Management Smoking

      My good friend Tom Cuthrell, Safety Officer at CarolinaEast Health System in New Bern, NC wanted to know if Joint Commission has said anything about the…

      Brad Keyes, CHSP | Dec 20, 2012
      Article Smoking

      The cigarette butts you see in the picture to the left were found inside a walk-in filter bank in the intake side of  a large air handler unit for a…

      Brad Keyes, CHSP | Feb 1, 2012
      Q&A Smoking

      Q. Is there a Life Safety Code requirement to post “No Smoking” signs on patient room doors where oxygen is being administered? Our Respiratory Care…

      Brad Keyes, CHSP | Dec 1, 2009