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Business Insurance
National construction workplace campaign highlights fall preventiontraining resources, including fact sheets in both English and Spanish. The cam
National construction workplace campaign highlights fall prevention
Business Insurance / Posted 3 hours ago
training resources, including fact sheets in both English and Spanish. The campaign is conducted in partnership with the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health and CPWR — The Center for Construction Research and Training in Silver... Read more
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Business Insurance
National construction workplace campaign highlights fall preventiontraining resources, including fact sheets in both English and Spanish. The cam
National construction workplace campaign highlights fall prevention
Business Insurance / Posted 4 hours ago
training resources, including fact sheets in both English and Spanish. The campaign is conducted in partnership with the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health and CPWR — The Center for Construction Research and Training in Silver... Read more
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Sierra Star
Letters to the editor - week of May 5It’s no wonder that Vulcan has received dozens of national, state, and local sa
Letters to the editor - week of May 5
Sierra Star / Posted 10 hours ago
It’s no wonder that Vulcan has received dozens of national, state, and local safety awards for years, including from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. I also worked under Russ Austin, the namesake for the Austin Quarry,... Read more
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CBS News
"60 Minutes" investigates medical gear sold during Ebola crisisthe CDC's Strategic National Stockpile of medical supplies, for use in future o
"60 Minutes" investigates medical gear sold during Ebola crisis
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
the CDC's Strategic National Stockpile of medical supplies, for use in future outbreaks and emergencies. The government's National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health is conducting research on protective equipment. When it commissioned... Read more
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The Star
Include health and safety clause in CA, urges NIOSHPETALING JAYA: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) is
Include health and safety clause in CA, urges NIOSH
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
PETALING JAYA: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) is calling for a health and safety clause in every Collective Agreement (CA) to reduce hazard risks in the workplace. NIOSH chairman Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye said apart from... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Connecticut legislators extend workers compensation to firefighters with cancerfrom exposure to heat, radiation or a known carcinogen as determined by federal
Connecticut legislators extend workers compensation to firefighters with cancer
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
from exposure to heat, radiation or a known carcinogen as determined by federal health agencies. A 2013 study by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health found that firefighters are more likely to develop certain types of... Read more
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The News-Times
Connecticut legislators extend workers compensation to firefighters with cancerfrom exposure to heat, radiation or a known carcinogen as determined by federal
Connecticut legislators extend workers compensation to firefighters with cancer
The News-Times / Posted 5 days ago
from exposure to heat, radiation or a known carcinogen as determined by federal health agencies. A 2013 study by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health found that firefighters are more likely to develop certain types of... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
127 Ohio workers who lost their lives in 2015 due to workplace injury or illness to be honoredworking environment—created the Occupational Safety and Health Administration t
127 Ohio workers who lost their lives in 2015 due to workplace injury or illness to be honored
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 6 days ago
working environment—created the Occupational Safety and Health Administration to set and enforce standards and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health to conduct research and investigations. This year also marks the 47th... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
The Case For Staying Home From Workby employers could be attributed to on-the-job productivity losses. But there
The Case For Staying Home From Work
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 7 days ago
by employers could be attributed to on-the-job productivity losses. But there are other costs as well. A study by the US National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health showed that workers with access to paid sick leave were 28 per cent... Read more
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Boston Herald
Two proposals target flaws in firefightingStreet brownstone. “Doubling funding is a crucial step … in preventing similar
Two proposals target flaws in firefighting
Boston Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Street brownstone. “Doubling funding is a crucial step … in preventing similar tragedies going forward,” Collins said. A National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health report noted contributing factors — including a lack of training on... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Asbestos and the aftermath of 9/11materials must be moved before professional help can assess the situation, pers
Asbestos and the aftermath of 9/11
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
materials must be moved before professional help can assess the situation, persons should use only properly fitted National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health- approved N-100, P-100 or R-100 respirators," he says. "Paper masks,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Five years after the tornado, a killer lurks in the debrismaterials must be moved before professional help can assess the situation, pers
Five years after the tornado, a killer lurks in the debris
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 10 days ago
materials must be moved before professional help can assess the situation, persons should use only properly fitted National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health- approved N-100, P-100 or R-100 respirators," he says. "Paper masks,... Read more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
CDC Press Releasessystems. This year’s Workers’ Memorial Day issue reports new estimates of work
CDC Press Releases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention / Posted 12 days ago
systems. This year’s Workers’ Memorial Day issue reports new estimates of worker hearing impairment from the CDC’s National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Occupational Hearing Loss Surveillance Project. About 22... Read more
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Newsmax
Hearing Loss Strikes 1 in 8 Workersimpairment levels that rival those of miners, the study found. The research wa
Hearing Loss Strikes 1 in 8 Workers
Newsmax / Posted 12 days ago
impairment levels that rival those of miners, the study found. The research was led by Elizabeth Masterson of the CDC's National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. Her team stressed that most workplace ear damage is... Read more
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Salon.com
Deadly work for $55 a day: The hidden horrors of the recycling industrythe other side,” she said. Exposures are especially problematic at e-scrap and
Deadly work for $55 a day: The hidden horrors of the recycling industry
Salon.com / Posted 17 days ago
the other side,” she said. Exposures are especially problematic at e-scrap and battery recycling facilities, where the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health has found workers with elevated levels of lead in their blood or on... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Spring allergies? Don't assume it's only pollenpollen counts are highest. - When mowing the lawn or doing other outdoor chore
Spring allergies? Don't assume it's only pollen
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 19 days ago
pollen counts are highest. - When mowing the lawn or doing other outdoor chores, wear a N95 filter mask rated by the U.S. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, and take appropriate medication beforehand. - After spending time... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Nurses Say Stress Interferes With Caring For Their Patientsdisorder. Nursing has long been considered one of the most stressful professio
Nurses Say Stress Interferes With Caring For Their Patients
KPBS San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
disorder. Nursing has long been considered one of the most stressful professions, according to a review of research by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in 2012. Nurses and... Read more
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Victor Post
Senate passes bill aimed at protecting volunteer firefighterspress release on Monday announcing the bill’s passage. Based on numbers in medi
Senate passes bill aimed at protecting volunteer firefighters
Victor Post / Posted 20 days ago
press release on Monday announcing the bill’s passage. Based on numbers in medical studies, including those released by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, the conclusion is that firefighters are at a higher risk for many... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Senate passes bill aimed at protecting volunteer firefighterspress release on Monday announcing the bill’s passage. Based on numbers in medi
Senate passes bill aimed at protecting volunteer firefighters
MPNnow.com / Posted 21 days ago
press release on Monday announcing the bill’s passage. Based on numbers in medical studies, including those released by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, the conclusion is that firefighters are at a higher risk for many... Read more
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Wayne Post
Senate passes bill aimed at protecting volunteer firefighterspress release on Monday announcing the bill’s passage. Based on numbers in medi
Senate passes bill aimed at protecting volunteer firefighters
Wayne Post / Posted 21 days ago
press release on Monday announcing the bill’s passage. Based on numbers in medical studies, including those released by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, the conclusion is that firefighters are at a higher risk for many... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Pig manure exposure leads to man's death in Ohiocase is still open and a final determination will not be made until the company
Pig manure exposure leads to man's death in Ohio
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 22 days ago
case is still open and a final determination will not be made until the company goes through due process, she added. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health has issued warnings on the dangers of noxious gases emitted from manure... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Pig manure exposure leads to man's death in Ohiocase is still open and a final determination will not be made until the company
Pig manure exposure leads to man's death in Ohio
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 22 days ago
case is still open and a final determination will not be made until the company goes through due process, she added. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health has issued warnings on the dangers of noxious gases emitted from manure... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Pig manure exposure leads to man's death in Ohiocase is still open and a final determination will not be made until the company
Pig manure exposure leads to man's death in Ohio
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 22 days ago
case is still open and a final determination will not be made until the company goes through due process, she added. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health has issued warnings on the dangers of noxious gases emitted from manure... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Pig manure exposure leads to man's death in Ohiocase is still open and a final determination will not be made until the company
Pig manure exposure leads to man's death in Ohio
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 22 days ago
case is still open and a final determination will not be made until the company goes through due process, she added. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health has issued warnings on the dangers of noxious gases emitted from manure... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Pig manure exposure leads to man's death in Ohiocase is still open and a final determination will not be made until the company
Pig manure exposure leads to man's death in Ohio
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 22 days ago
case is still open and a final determination will not be made until the company goes through due process, she added. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health has issued warnings on the dangers of noxious gases emitted from manure... Read more
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11 News Houston
Pig manure exposure leads to man's death in Ohiocase is still open and a final determination will not be made until the company
Pig manure exposure leads to man's death in Ohio
11 News Houston / Posted 22 days ago
case is still open and a final determination will not be made until the company goes through due process, she added. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health has issued warnings on the dangers of noxious gases emitted from manure... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Pig manure exposure leads to man's death in Ohiocase is still open and a final determination will not be made until the company
Pig manure exposure leads to man's death in Ohio
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 22 days ago
case is still open and a final determination will not be made until the company goes through due process, she added. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health has issued warnings on the dangers of noxious gases emitted from manure... Read more
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Business Wire
ndd Medical’s EasyOne Spirometer is the First PFT Device Approved for New Coal Miner Surveillance Programcompany announced today at the American Association of Occupational Health Nurs
ndd Medical’s EasyOne Spirometer is the First PFT Device Approved for New Coal Miner Surveillance Program
Business Wire / Posted 22 days ago
company announced today at the American Association of Occupational Health Nurses (AAOHN) meeting in Jacksonville, FL. New National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) regulations require periodic spirometry screenings for both... Read more
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CBS News
Why you should wear earplugs to concertsdial tone from the old rotary phones, and some music players set at the volume
Why you should wear earplugs to concerts
CBS News / Posted 27 days ago
dial tone from the old rotary phones, and some music players set at the volume setting of half on. According to NIOSH (The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health), you can be exposed to sounds that are 85 dBA for 8 hours per day and... Read more
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The News & Observer
Orange County seeks ban on e-cigarettes in bars, restaurantsnot federally regulated, but the Federal Drug Administration is considering whe
Orange County seeks ban on e-cigarettes in bars, restaurants
The News & Observer / Posted 27 days ago
not federally regulated, but the Federal Drug Administration is considering whether to treat them as a tobacco product. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health recommends employers ban e-cigarettes from workplaces. Vaping also is... Read more
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The Morning Call
What did Hillary Clinton say about radiation exposure at Bethlehem Steel?caused by radiation exposure. That process was complicated. The claims are eva
What did Hillary Clinton say about radiation exposure at Bethlehem Steel?
The Morning Call / Posted 28 days ago
caused by radiation exposure. That process was complicated. The claims are evaluated by the Department of Labor and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, but many workers at Bethlehem Steel in New York did not wear radiation... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
St. Joseph Medical Center trains staff to identify domestic violence among its ownsuffer from domestic or sexual violence or stalking by their intimate partners
St. Joseph Medical Center trains staff to identify domestic violence among its own
Baltimore Sun / Posted 28 days ago
suffer from domestic or sexual violence or stalking by their intimate partners every year, according to a 2012 study by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health and the Injury Control Research Center at West Virginia... Read more

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