Midland's RightAnswer.com Recognized with Michigan 50 Companies to Watch Award
MIDLAND, Mich. — RightAnswer.com, Inc., is pleased to announce that it has been chosen from among hundreds of nominees as one of the Michigan 50 Companies to Watch award recipients. The annual Michigan 50 Companies to Watch award, sponsored by Michigan Celebrates Small Business, honors growth-oriented businesses headquartered in the state of Michigan, that make an impact on Michigan's economy and tell a compelling story about the state's diverse economic landscape.
RightAnswer.com, a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) application development company based in Midland, Michigan, creates and manages referential databases and document authoring and management software for a wide variety of organizations to support their efforts in Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS), industrial hygiene, incident response, and regulatory compliance. Recently, RightAnswer.com also began the development of a prototype mobile app, funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, intended to assist healthcare providers in counseling pregnant patients who have concerns about the possible effects of various medications on their developing babies.
March 15, 2016
RightAnswer.com Awarded Small Business Innovation Research Grant by CDC
MIDLAND, Mich. — RightAnswer.com, Inc. a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) application development company based in Midland, Mich., in partnership with researchers from the University of Washington, has been awarded a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The $150,000 grant will be used to research, design, and develop a prototype mobile application featuring information about the risks associated with the use of prescription and over-the-counter medications during pregnancy. The mobile application is intended to assist health care providers in counseling pregnant patients who have concerns about the possible effects of drugs on their developing babies.
In the past three decades the prevalence of medication usage during pregnancy in the United States has increased more than 60%. The implication of this increased usage is concerning because approximately 40,000 infants are born each year with birth defects directly attributed to medication exposure during prenatal development.
October 5, 2015
RightAnswer in the final round for 2016 Michigan 50 Companies to Watch!
Hundreds of companies are nominated for the Michigan 50 Companies to Watch Awards. The Michigan 50 Companies to Watch will be recognized at the 12th Annual Michigan Celebrates Small Business event on May 5, 2016. This year's theme is Inspiring Progress and Prosperity: Michigan Entrepreneurs - companies that are innovative in their fields or business practices, are achieving growth and success, and will have a breakout year in 2016. This event and awards program draws nearly 1,000 attendees and generates tremendous media exposure for the awardees each year.
GHS Workplace Labeling Compliance Deadline June 1, 2016
RightAnswer.com, Inc., and Avery Products Corporation are making the creation of GHS compliant workplace labels easier, faster, and more accurate for small businesses of all types.
With the convenient availability of RightAnswer.com's Knowledge Solutions to provide assistance with GHS (Global Harmonization System) classification, the ease of Avery's Design & Print GHS Wizard for simple label layout, RightAnswer.com's powerful Document Solutions for more complex labeling requirements, and Avery's durable UltraDuty™ GHS Chemical Label substrates, businesses have much more information and flexibility in meeting their GHS labeling needs.
Both companies also give customers options for saving and retrieving their labels. The Avery Design & Print Online GHS Wizard provides step-by-step customization of GHS label templates and makes it easy to save and re-open label designs. For companies with more complex document design and management needs, The RightAnswer® System contains a complete online document management solution including multi-size, multi-language label and SDS (Safety Data Sheet) creation, approval, versioning, output, and archiving.
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Knowledge Solutions - Targeted Search of Supplier SDSs!
Do you need to find a Safety Data Sheet (SDS) by:
- Product Name?
- CAS Number?
At RightAnswer.com, we've made it easier for you to search for only SDS documents and then narrow that search quickly to the product name, CAS number, language, or manufacturer/supplier that you need. We have enhanced our Knowledge Solutions OnLine™ Application to include the ability to quickly target a search of over 4.5 million SDSs from their original manufacturers / suppliers (multi-language SDSs are included when available).
Save Knowledge Solutions Documents with One-Step PDF Creation!
You asked … and we delivered! Our Knowledge Solutions OnLine™ Application now includes one-step PDF creation … allowing you to export documents as a PDF with a single click.
Do you need to save source documents as part of your:
Now it's easier to get content OUT of our OnLine™ Application and INTO your processes.
- GHS chemical classification process?
- Backup to SDS/label creation?
- R&D methodology?
- Claims substantiation process?
Read more ...
Are you ready for GHS?
You will be with The RightAnswer® System
Deadline for US Implementation of the GHS standard is June 1, 2015. GHS implementation will impact the look, layout, and content of labels and Safety Data Sheets (SDSs). The RightAnswer® System has sophisticated authoring and formatting tools to help you easily create and manage all of your label and SDS documents – with compliance review and print options built right in.
Changes in hazard reporting thresholds mean GHS-compliant documents need new pictograms, warnings, and precautionary statements. The RightAnswer® System's phrase and graphics libraries come complete with GHS-compliant content in required languages – ready for immediate use in your documents.
OSHA Hazard Communication Standard: Labels and Pictograms
OSHA has adopted new hazardous chemical labeling requirements as a part of its recent revision of the Hazard Communication Standard, 29 CFR 1910.1200, bringing it in line with the UN's Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals (GHS). These changes will help ensure improved quality and consistency in the classification and labeling of all chemicals, and will also enhance worker comprehension.
Read full OSHA Brief.
OSHA - Hazard Communication Standard: Safety Data Sheets
The Hazard Communication Standard (29 CFR 1910.1200(g) requires that the chemical manufacturer, distributor, or importer provide Safety Data Sheets (M)SDSs) for each hazardous chemical to users to communicate information on these hazards. SDSs are required to be presented in a consistent 16-section format. This OSHA brief provides guidance to help those who handle hazardous chemicals understand the contents of the SDSs.
Read full OSHA Brief.
Are you ready for GHS?
You will be with The RightAnswer® System
In the past, small- and mid-size businesses couldn't imagine having access to a label and document solution this powerful. The RightAnswer® System is our latest commercial release – developed from our proven, custom enterprise label solutions – just for you.
Read more about how The RightAnswer® System provides solutions to your GHS challenges.
Announcing the 2014 release of The RightAnswer® System
Labeling and Document Solutions for GHS Compliance
MIDLAND, Mich. — To help organizations meet labeling and SDS requirements under the Globally Harmonized System of Classification (GHS), RightAnswer.com, Inc. announces the 2014 release of The RightAnswer® System.
“The RightAnswer® System is an agile and robust SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) application,” says Ellen Hallett, COO/VP Business Development for RightAnswer.com, Inc. Developed by a company with nearly 20 years of expertise in designing and implementing enterprise labeling and document systems for Fortune 100 companies, RightAnswer.com’s latest offering is “an affordable labeling and SDS solution for small- to mid-size companies to help them meet their GHS requirements,” according to Hallett.
The RightAnswer® System is available by subscription for authoring, maintaining, managing, and printing a broad range of industrial labels and other structured documents, such as SDSs, to meet global regulatory and transportation requirements.
A training tip from RightAnswer's Knowledge Solutions Experts ... the Document Comparison function allows you to compare any two documents side-by-side.
- Do you use a variety of data sources searching for information on a chemical or topic?
- Do you need data from multiple sources for research or reporting?
The Document Comparison functionality allows you to compare any two documents, side-by-side, at a glance. Being able to compare documents next to each other helps you more easily verify data and evaluate information from more than one source at the same time, on the same screen. This powerful function is available on the Knowledge Solutions OnLine™ Application.
A training tip from RightAnswer's Knowledge Solutions Experts ... the Bookmark function allows you to quickly return to a specific document or search results.
Any single document or set of search results can be saved to a bookmark. You can use this powerful function on both the Knowledge Solutions OnLine™ Application and OnSite™ Application.
- Do you frequently search for the same chemical, formulation, or regulatory topic – looking for new or updated information?
- Do you frequently return to the same document – looking for updates?
2013 has been an exciting year of system improvements for our Knowledge Solutions product line:
- Areas of Interest – enhanced search functionality designed to deliver targeted search results with fewer clicks. The new targeted Areas of Interest allows you to quickly drill down to the information you need.
- OnHand™ Mobile Interface – bringing you the same current, comprehensive and trusted information you've come to rely on from RightAnswer Knowledge Solutions, the OnHand™ Mobile Interface is optimized for easy access on most web-enabled smartphones and tablets.
- More data – additional data sources, and content updates to our existing data, are being continuously integrated into our Knowledge Solutions product line, with content provided in multiple languages where available.
RightAnswer.com Launches Social Media Presence – As an initial launch of its Social Media presence, RightAnswer.com conducted a random drawing for an iPad, awarded to an existing customer who LIKED us on Facebook. Drawings are ongoing for USBs, safety kits, t-shirts, and more.
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RightAnswer’s OnSite™ Application has been improved! We have implemented an enhanced search format which is designed to deliver targeted search results with fewer clicks. It includes the ability to search on specific Areas of Interest to allow you to quickly drill down to the information you need. And we have added additional Data Sources to existing subscriptions at no charge.
RightAnswer’s OnHand™ Mobile Interface – You asked. We answered. Our new OnHand™ Mobile Interface offers you all the integrated data and functionality of our OnLine™ Application, optimized for smartphones and tablets. To learn more click OnHand™ mobile interface.
RightAnswer launches enhanced search capabilities in their OnLine™ and OnSite™ Applications as well as their OnHand™ mobile interface – all the integrated data available via a targeted content search. The new search format is designed to deliver results with fewer clicks. We have added the ability to search on Areas of Interest to allow you to quickly drill down to the information you need.
RightAnswer.com Joins Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates – RightAnswer.com, Inc. announces its membership to the Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates, the leading international trade association representing the batch, custom and specialty chemical industry.
RightAnswer launches OnHand™ Mobile Interface – BETA – All the integrated data and functionality of RightAnswer's OnLine™ Application is now optimized for smartphones and tablets with RightAnswers NEW OnHand™ mobile interface.
MORE DATA ADDED – Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology Database (DART) documents added to ReproCollection™ product group; Multi-language (M)SDSs (Spanish, French, German) added to (M)SDS Collection™ System.
MORE DATA added in the reproductive and toxicology areas – see our NEW ReproCollection™ System.
MORE DATA – RightAnswer significantly increases its content by adding 75+ databases/sources, including: CAMEO, WISER – see our NEW ChemCollection™ System.
MORE DATA – New toxicology databases integrated, expanding our ChemKnowledge® System.
RightAnswer.com launches new OnSite™ Application – a deliverable solution for retrieving valuable, current and trusted chemical data and information – when you can't connect online.
RightAnswer.com launches updated OnLine™ Application with new user interface and significant system enhancements.
MSDSonline® and RightAnswer.com now collaborating to offer a more robust solution – see our (M)SDS Collection™.