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KPLC Lake Charles
Former employee suing Odessa popcorn business over diacetyl exposureon a near-daily basis. The chemical may pose serious health hazards when heate
Former employee suing Odessa popcorn business over diacetyl exposure
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 5 minutes ago
on a near-daily basis. The chemical may pose serious health hazards when heated and inhaled, according to the U.S. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), and has been linked to an increased risk of developing... Read more
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FOX News
9/11 responder with rare illness uses billboards to seek helprecords and believes the WTC toxins "may more likely than not" be tied to his s
9/11 responder with rare illness uses billboards to seek help
FOX News / Posted yesterday
records and believes the WTC toxins "may more likely than not" be tied to his sickness. However, a rep for the CDC's National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, which runs the program, says a disease can be added to the list—and... Read more
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Medical News Today
Poison Oak: Identifying and Treating this Poisonous Plant Rashat a higher risk of contact with poison oak oil need to take measures to protec
Poison Oak: Identifying and Treating this Poisonous Plant Rash
Medical News Today / Posted yesterday
at a higher risk of contact with poison oak oil need to take measures to protect themselves. Employers must also help. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) have detailed some good tips for workers with a fact sheet on... Read more
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11 News Houston
Lives at stake as San Antonio firefighters battle ‘occupational cancer'a link between those hazards and multiple myeloma, non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, pros
Lives at stake as San Antonio firefighters battle ‘occupational cancer'
11 News Houston / Posted yesterday
a link between those hazards and multiple myeloma, non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, prostate cancer, and testicular cancer. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health looked at more than 30,000 firefighters from 1950 to 2010 and found... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Lives at stake as San Antonio firefighters battle ‘occupational cancer'a link between those hazards and multiple myeloma, non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, pros
Lives at stake as San Antonio firefighters battle ‘occupational cancer'
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted yesterday
a link between those hazards and multiple myeloma, non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, prostate cancer, and testicular cancer. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health looked at more than 30,000 firefighters from 1950 to 2010 and found... Read more
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WLWT-TV Cincinnati
CFD making changes in wake of firefighter's deaththe opposite problem, if we have people trapped in them and trying to get the d
CFD making changes in wake of firefighter's death
WLWT-TV Cincinnati / Posted 2 days ago
the opposite problem, if we have people trapped in them and trying to get the doors open,” Braun said. A report from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health cited a lack of team integrity, the faulty elevator door and... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
NIOSH releases findings on Cincinnati firefighter's deathdied when he plunged into a fifth-floor elevator shaft. The Cincinnati Enquire
NIOSH releases findings on Cincinnati firefighter's death
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 2 days ago
died when he plunged into a fifth-floor elevator shaft. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports the findings were released by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health on Tuesday. The investigation largely agrees with one released by the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
NIOSH releases findings on Cincinnati firefighter's deatha fifth-floor elevator shaft. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports (http://cin.ci/2
NIOSH releases findings on Cincinnati firefighter's death
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 days ago
a fifth-floor elevator shaft. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports (http://cin.ci/2aatZV0 ) the findings were released by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health on Tuesday. The investigation largely agrees with one released by the... Read more
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USA Today
Ailing 9/11 first-responder makes billboard plea for aida causal relationship between the 9/11 exposures and the health condition," sai
Ailing 9/11 first-responder makes billboard plea for aid
USA Today / Posted 3 days ago
a causal relationship between the 9/11 exposures and the health condition," said Christina Spring, a spokeswoman for the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which... Read more
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WLWT-TV Cincinnati
Federal report: Crew mistakes contributed to Daryl Gordon's deathdied more than a year ago after he fell down an elevator shaft while battling a
Federal report: Crew mistakes contributed to Daryl Gordon's death
WLWT-TV Cincinnati / Posted 3 days ago
died more than a year ago after he fell down an elevator shaft while battling an apartment fire in Madisonville. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health report cited several mistakes made by firefighters, saying they... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Ailing West Milford 9/11 responder's plea writ largea causal relationship between the 9/11 exposures and the health condition," sai
Ailing West Milford 9/11 responder's plea writ large
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
a causal relationship between the 9/11 exposures and the health condition," said Christina Spring, a spokeswoman for the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which... Read more
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NJ.com
Why this 9/11 responder is pleading for help on a Route 3 billboardwww.DoRightByMike.com, which tells his story. Howard, the director of the Fund
Why this 9/11 responder is pleading for help on a Route 3 billboard
NJ.com / Posted 4 days ago
www.DoRightByMike.com, which tells his story. Howard, the director of the Fund, had no comment, said a spokeswoman for the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, the federal agency that determines which diseases qualify for... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Cabinet paper on EIS to be tabled by early 2017 – RiotRiot trying a Swiss Ball, an exercise ball for stability, during his visit to t
Cabinet paper on EIS to be tabled by early 2017 – Riot
The Borneo Post / Posted 10 days ago
Riot trying a Swiss Ball, an exercise ball for stability, during his visit to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Southern Region office. — Bernama photo KULAI: A Cabinet paper on the proposed Employment Insurance Scheme (EIS)... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
NIOSH’s metal/nonmetal miner health effort seeks new data sources, collaboratorsabout the health risks miners face on the job, but some pretty big gaps remain.
NIOSH’s metal/nonmetal miner health effort seeks new data sources, collaborators
ScienceBlogs / Posted 17 days ago
about the health risks miners face on the job, but some pretty big gaps remain. Kristin Yeoman and her colleagues at the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) hope to begin closing that knowledge gap with a new focus on... Read more
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The Star
Niosh: Risky to wear soft rubber shoes on escalatorshad been wearing soft rubber shoes. The soft rubber shoes could easily be pull
Niosh: Risky to wear soft rubber shoes on escalators
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
had been wearing soft rubber shoes. The soft rubber shoes could easily be pulled or snagged by moving escalators, said National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (Niosh) chairman Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye. “Parents must take extra care... Read more
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Daily Journal
EPA monitoring Vineland Ice & Cold Storagecases of short-term exposure can irritate eyes and skin as well respiratory and
EPA monitoring Vineland Ice & Cold Storage
Daily Journal / Posted 25 days ago
cases of short-term exposure can irritate eyes and skin as well respiratory and gastrointestinal tracts, according to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. The plant, which dates back to 1922, remains open for business and... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Raytown City Hall, police department closed while breathing hazard is investigatedthe results demonstrated levels higher than the levels set by the Occupational
Raytown City Hall, police department closed while breathing hazard is investigated
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 28 days ago
the results demonstrated levels higher than the levels set by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health for safe occupancy. The closure affects the Detention Center (Jail)... Read more
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KMBC-TV Kansas City
Raytown City Hall, Police Department ordered closed after air testscompounds. Those levels exceeded limits set for safe occupancy by the Occupatio
Raytown City Hall, Police Department ordered closed after air tests
KMBC-TV Kansas City / Posted 29 days ago
compounds. Those levels exceeded limits set for safe occupancy by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Officials said City Hall will be closed Friday for additional... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
'Airborne health hazard' closes Raytown City Hall, police department"volatile organic compounds." The level exceeded levels set by the Occupationa
'Airborne health hazard' closes Raytown City Hall, police department
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 29 days ago
"volatile organic compounds." The level exceeded levels set by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health for building occupancy. Police headquarters, including the detention... Read more
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ScienceBlogs
Are low wages an occupational health hazard? Two public health researchers say ‘yes’practices, like shift work, and elevated risks of heart disease, depression and
Are low wages an occupational health hazard? Two public health researchers say ‘yes’
ScienceBlogs / Posted 29 days ago
practices, like shift work, and elevated risks of heart disease, depression and even cancer. In a 2008 report from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), the authors wrote: “The economic costs of job strain and job... Read more
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Business Insurance
Call goes out for new generation of safety and health professionalsAdvisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health with coming up with specif
Call goes out for new generation of safety and health professionals
Business Insurance / Posted 30 days ago
Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health with coming up with specific recommendations on how OSHA and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health can encourage young people to enter the field. This effort was... Read more
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Business Insurance
Workplace safety standards rely on quality of dataATLANTA — The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health will analyz
Workplace safety standards rely on quality of data
Business Insurance / Posted a month ago
ATLANTA — The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health will analyze the information gathered via the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s new electronic record-keeping rule to identify new workplace safety hazards,... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Johns Hopkins students improve protective suit design to help Ebola health workersa good fit for a wide range of face sizes, adjusted filter placements so that t
Johns Hopkins students improve protective suit design to help Ebola health workers
News-Medical-Net / Posted 1 months ago
a good fit for a wide range of face sizes, adjusted filter placements so that the design would meet certification by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, and worked with DuPont to develop prototypes for testing that could be... Read more
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PharmaceuticalOnline
An Introduction To Biopharmaceutical Facility Design Layoutthat constrain facility design and provide insight into the regulatory expectat
An Introduction To Biopharmaceutical Facility Design Layout
PharmaceuticalOnline / Posted 1 months ago
that constrain facility design and provide insight into the regulatory expectations: National Electric Code (NEC), OSHA, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), Americans with... Read more

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