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5 Surprising Facts About the Human Brain - Listosaur | Hungry for Knowledge

Look around your house or car at all the amazing inventions that have come along in the past few years: iPods and iPads, GPS devices, satellite TV, …

Preparing for an OSHA Inspection

Inspections by federal and state OSHA have fallen in recent years as OSHA reinvention has stressed quality over quantity, but an average of 1,000 …

Exclusive SNA poll: Biggest safety training headaches

Any workplace safety program is only as good as the safety training provided to employees. With that in mind, we asked safety professionals what …

Top 10 dos and don’ts for OSHA inspections from 2 OSHA inspectors

Haven’t been inspected by OSHA, or, at least not recently?<p>Here are the top-10 dos and don’ts during OSHA inspections, according to two …

Head Protection | MSA - The Safety Company | United States

Featured<p>The MSA V-Gard Helmet, with its distinctive trademark “V” design, is a world recognized brand known for comfort, quality, and durability. MSA …

7 Proven Strategies To Turn Your Employees Into Safety Champions

Employment

How to get your managers and employees involved in safety

It’s by far the most common question we hear from readers: “How do you get people involved in the safety program?” Of course, there’s no one answer. …

Supervisor Safety Training

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UX Design

The undeclared stakeholders: Recognizing the role of co-workers in return to work | Institute for Work & Health

Co-workers are <i>not</i> a neutral party when it comes to injured workers’ return to work (RTW). They can make all the difference to the success (or not) of …

The Workplace

Leading indicators project tests five tools for ability to predict injury claims | Institute for Work & Health

Imagine a boardroom meeting where the human resources director runs through some metrics and concludes, “These numbers tell us our injuries will …

Health and Safety

How to make occupational health and safety training more effective: Findings from a field trial | Institute for Work & Health

Dr. Ben Amick<p>Institute for Work & Health<p>In a recent quasi-experimental field trial, an Institute for Work & Health (IWH) research team compared the …

Beyond book knowledge

KEY POINTS<p>Mentoring relationships can develop informally or through a program offered by the employer or an outside organization.<br>• Mentees can receive …

NIOSH Publications and Products - Preventing Injuries and Deaths of Workers Who Operate or Work Near Forklifts (2001-109)

2001DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2001-109<p>Note: This publication supercedes 2000-112<p>Alerts briefly present new information about occupational …

Brain Anatomy and Functions | Nucleus Health

Potential Effects | Concussion | Traumatic Brain Injury

What are the Potential Effects of TBI?<p>Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy <b>(CTE)</b><p>CTE is a <i>brain disease</i> that results from changes in the brain. These …

TBI: Get the Facts | Concussion | Traumatic Brain Injury

Overview<p>Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a major cause of death and disability in the United States. TBIs contribute to about 30% of all injury …

The Brain

Adults: What to Expect | Brain Injury Association of America

The Brain

Construction industry has highest number of traumatic brain injuries in US workplace, study finds

Although traumatic brain injury (TBI) is one of the leading causes of death in the United States, work-related TBI has not been well documented. In a …

Construction Safety: Best Practices in Training Hispanic Workers

Hispanics now comprise more than 20 percent of construction employees. "The Hispanic proportion of the construction industry work force has grown …

Construction Industry

OSHA's Multi-Employer Worksite Liability Doctrine Upheld Yet Again - General Contractors Continue To Be Held Liable Even If Their Own Employees Are Not Exposed To Hazard - Employment and HR - United States

<b>Gina A. Fonte is an Assocate and Deborah Griffin, Senior Counsel in our</b> <b>Boston</b> <b>office</b><p>On December 14, 2011, the United States Court of Appeals for the …

Employment

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Over the past 45 years, our mission at the National Headache Foundation has been to further awareness of headache and migraine as legitimate …

3 Pressure Points to Heal Yourself

The next time you have a headache, a stuffy nose, or insomnia, don’t fret! Try using your own hands to heal yourself with acupressure.<p>What is …

Yahoo

Sports Mashable<p>There are already plenty of people already out there tweeting, blogging and writing about the World Cup - but maybe its time for a new …

General Industry | Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Outreach Training Program<p>Trainer Information for General Industry<p>Find information on becoming an OSHA authorized trainer and for conducting the OSHA …

Codes of Conduct

Construction Industry | Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Falls<p><b>Instructor</b><p>Fall Hazard Instructor Guide [PDF]<br>• Fall Hazard Recognition [PPT]<p><b>Student</b><p>Small Group Activities<p>Personal Fall Arrest System Checklist …

Construction Industry

Directives - NEP | Occupational Safety and Health Administration

OSHA Instruction - CPL 03-00-018 - National Emphasis Program - Primary Metal Industries - 10/20/2014 - PDF<br>Note: This NEP does not set inspection …

Ergonomics

'Each employee shall comply...'

Key points<p>Proponents believe employee fines help spread workplace safety responsibility, while opponents suggest it could lead to the hiding of …

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