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WALB Albany
New safety resource available for senior driversA new resource is available for the elderly to be safe while driving. The CDC'
New safety resource available for senior drivers
WALB Albany / Posted yesterday
A new resource is available for the elderly to be safe while driving. The CDC's National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health released a new web resource to help employers and workers adopt practices that keep workers ages 55 or older safe... Read more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
CDC Press ReleasesCDC’s National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) released a
CDC Press Releases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention / Posted 2 days ago
CDC’s National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) released a new web resource to help employers and workers adopt practices that keep workers age 55 or older safe on the road. The release coincides with Older Americans Month and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Around NYof exposure to the solvent TCE is inconclusive about the chemical's potential l
Around NY
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
of exposure to the solvent TCE is inconclusive about the chemical's potential link to birth defects, scientists from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health said Thursday. The study did find slightly elevated rates of certain... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Federal study inconclusive on TCE and birth defectsthe solvent TCE is inconclusive about the chemical's potential link to birth de
Federal study inconclusive on TCE and birth defects
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 3 days ago
the solvent TCE is inconclusive about the chemical's potential link to birth defects. The study released Thursday by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health did find slightly elevated rates of certain heart defects among... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Federal study inconclusive on TCE and birth defectsthe solvent TCE is inconclusive about the chemical's potential link to birth de
Federal study inconclusive on TCE and birth defects
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 3 days ago
the solvent TCE is inconclusive about the chemical's potential link to birth defects. The study released Thursday by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health did find slightly elevated rates of certain heart defects among... Read more
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KERA North Texas
We Don't Know How Many Workers Are Injured At Slaughterhouses. Here's Whysuspicious of the injury rates reported by meat companies. For instance, a rece
We Don't Know How Many Workers Are Injured At Slaughterhouses. Here's Why
KERA North Texas / Posted 4 days ago
suspicious of the injury rates reported by meat companies. For instance, a recent study at a Maryland poultry plant by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) found that one-third of workers had injuries that meet the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
We Don't Know How Many Workers Are Injured At Slaughterhouses. Here's Whysuspicious of the injury rates reported by meat companies. For instance, a rece
We Don't Know How Many Workers Are Injured At Slaughterhouses. Here's Why
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
suspicious of the injury rates reported by meat companies. For instance, a recent study at a Maryland poultry plant by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) found that one-third of workers had injuries that meet the... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Ex-firefighter, cancer survivor who inspired law brings work ethic to Middletown businessfor whatever reason, have decided not to reveal their battle with the disease,
Ex-firefighter, cancer survivor who inspired law brings work ethic to Middletown business
The Middletown Press / Posted 6 days ago
for whatever reason, have decided not to reveal their battle with the disease, he says. A study released in 2013 by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health based on 30,000 firefighters found they had higher rates of cancer,... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Ex-firefighter, cancer survivor who inspired law brings work ethic to Middletown businessfor whatever reason, have decided not to reveal their battle with the disease,
Ex-firefighter, cancer survivor who inspired law brings work ethic to Middletown business
The Middletown Press / Posted 9 days ago
for whatever reason, have decided not to reveal their battle with the disease, he says. A study released in 2013 by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health based on 30,000 firefighters found they had higher rates of cancer,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Firefighters warned of job’s unintended health hazardsspend at fire scenes, where they are exposed to an array of carcinogens, Weaver
Firefighters warned of job’s unintended health hazards
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
spend at fire scenes, where they are exposed to an array of carcinogens, Weaver said. That examination, conducted by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, found firefighters were at increased risk for lung cancer and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Fix for tainted wells in Rio Linda to cost $9 million; rate increases neededto hexavalent chromium can lead to skin irritation, asthma in the workplace, an
Fix for tainted wells in Rio Linda to cost $9 million; rate increases needed
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
to hexavalent chromium can lead to skin irritation, asthma in the workplace, and kidney and liver damage, according to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. The chemical entered the limelight in 2000 with the film “Erin... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Fallen Missouri firefighters to be memorializedof the job, but that's exactly what firefighters do each time they answer the a
Fallen Missouri firefighters to be memorialized
KOMU Columbia / Posted 14 days ago
of the job, but that's exactly what firefighters do each time they answer the alarm," Nixon said in a new release. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health says about 100 firefighters die each year nationwide. There have been... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Niosh: Fewer workplace accidents, more on the roadsemployees got hurt in the workplace from 2012 until last year but more of them
Niosh: Fewer workplace accidents, more on the roads
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 16 days ago
employees got hurt in the workplace from 2012 until last year but more of them are getting into trouble on the roads. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (Niosh) Chairman Tan Sri Lee Lam Thye said this has become a growing... Read more
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Newsmax
Ex-NFL Players Aren't at Greater Suicide Riskcancer, heart disease, and assaults or homicide than the general population. T
Ex-NFL Players Aren't at Greater Suicide Risk
Newsmax / Posted 17 days ago
cancer, heart disease, and assaults or homicide than the general population. The study was done by researchers at the U.S. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and the findings appear in the May issue of the American... Read more
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FOX News
Suicides rarer in some ex-NFL players but questions remainare more common in players with a degenerative brain disease linked with repeat
Suicides rarer in some ex-NFL players but questions remain
FOX News / Posted 17 days ago
are more common in players with a degenerative brain disease linked with repeated concussions. The research is from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, part of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . The... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Suicides rarer in some ex-NFL players but questions remainare more common in players with a degenerative brain disease linked with repeat
Suicides rarer in some ex-NFL players but questions remain
KGTV San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
are more common in players with a degenerative brain disease linked with repeated concussions. The research is from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, part of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . The... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Suicides rarer in some ex-NFL players but questions remainare more common in players with a degenerative brain disease linked with repeat
Suicides rarer in some ex-NFL players but questions remain
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 17 days ago
are more common in players with a degenerative brain disease linked with repeated concussions. The research is from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, part of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . The... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Suicides rarer in some ex-NFL players but questions remainare more common in players with a degenerative brain disease linked with repeat
Suicides rarer in some ex-NFL players but questions remain
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 17 days ago
are more common in players with a degenerative brain disease linked with repeated concussions. The research is from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, part of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . The... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Suicides rarer in some ex-NFL players but questions remainare more common in players with a degenerative brain disease linked with repeat
Suicides rarer in some ex-NFL players but questions remain
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 17 days ago
are more common in players with a degenerative brain disease linked with repeated concussions. The research is from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, part of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . The... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Suicides rarer in some ex-NFL players but questions remainare more common in players with a degenerative brain disease linked with repeat
Suicides rarer in some ex-NFL players but questions remain
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 17 days ago
are more common in players with a degenerative brain disease linked with repeated concussions. The research is from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, part of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . The... Read more
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CBS Sports
Government study finds lower suicide rate among ex-NFL playersa lower suicide rate than men in the general population. The study also noted i
Government study finds lower suicide rate among ex-NFL players
CBS Sports / Posted 18 days ago
a lower suicide rate than men in the general population. The study also noted it contained significant shortcomings. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health studied a group of retired players who played for a minimum of five... Read more
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ESPN
Study: Suicides less common for ex-NFL playersThe study did not examine concussion data or whether any of the players involve
Study: Suicides less common for ex-NFL players
ESPN / Posted 18 days ago
The study did not examine concussion data or whether any of the players involved had CTE. The research is from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, part of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
nfl players aren't at greater risk for suicidecancer, heart disease, and assaults or homicide than the general population. T
nfl players aren't at greater risk for suicide
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 18 days ago
cancer, heart disease, and assaults or homicide than the general population. The study was done by researchers at the U.S. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and the findings appear in the May issue of the American... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Suicides rarer in some ex-NFL players but questions remainare more common in players with a degenerative brain disease linked with repeat
Suicides rarer in some ex-NFL players but questions remain
Northwest Herald / Posted 18 days ago
are more common in players with a degenerative brain disease linked with repeated concussions. The research is from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, part of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The... Read more
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Denver Post
Suicides rarer in some ex-NFL players but questions remainare more common in players with a degenerative brain disease linked with repeat
Suicides rarer in some ex-NFL players but questions remain
Denver Post / Posted 18 days ago
are more common in players with a degenerative brain disease linked with repeated concussions. The research is from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, part of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . The... Read more
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CBS News
New findings on NFL players and suicide riskare at a higher risk for suicide, but a new government study suggests the answe
New findings on NFL players and suicide risk
CBS News / Posted 18 days ago
are at a higher risk for suicide, but a new government study suggests the answer is 'no.' Researchers from the CDC's National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) analyzed suicide death rate data on 3,439 retired NFL players.... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Suicides rarer in some ex-NFL players but questions remainare more common in players with a degenerative brain disease linked with repeat
Suicides rarer in some ex-NFL players but questions remain
Hawaii News Now / Posted 18 days ago
are more common in players with a degenerative brain disease linked with repeated concussions. The research is from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, part of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . The... Read more
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USA Today
CDC study of retired NFL players gives no indication of higher suicide rateliterature,” Dr. Douglas Trout, deputy director of the Division of Surveillance
CDC study of retired NFL players gives no indication of higher suicide rate
USA Today / Posted 18 days ago
literature,” Dr. Douglas Trout, deputy director of the Division of Surveillance, Hazard and Field Studies at the CDC’s National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health said in a media release. “In studying this particular cohort of... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
UT Health Northeast Physician Receives Award - Tyler – UT Health Northeast occupational medicine physician Dr. David Rowlett received the Marcus Key Award on April 30 in Dallas at the annual Texas College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine...Occupational and Environmental Medicine (TxCOEM) meeting. According to TxCOEM,
UT Health Northeast Physician Receives Award - Tyler – UT Health Northeast occupational medicine physician Dr. David Rowlett received the Marcus Key Award on April 30 in Dallas at the annual Texas College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
Occupational and Environmental Medicine (TxCOEM) meeting. According to TxCOEM, Dr. Marcus Key was the first director of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). He was a dermatologist, an industrial hygienist, and was... Read more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
CDC Press ReleasesU.S. population, according to a new study by the Centers for Disease Control an
CDC Press Releases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention / Posted 19 days ago
U.S. population, according to a new study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The findings from CDC’s National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) appear in the May issue of the American Journal of Sports... Read more
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My EastText
UT Health Northeast Physician Receives AwardOccupational and Environmental Medicine (TxCOEM) meeting.According to TxCOEM, D
UT Health Northeast Physician Receives Award
My EastText / Posted 19 days ago
Occupational and Environmental Medicine (TxCOEM) meeting.According to TxCOEM, Dr. Marcus Key was the first director of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). He was a dermatologist, an industrial hygienist, and was... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Are lead-based squib explosives a health hazard for film crews?and Prevention. Lead can cause permanent damage to children's development and l
Are lead-based squib explosives a health hazard for film crews?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 19 days ago
and Prevention. Lead can cause permanent damage to children's development and lead to lower intelligence quotients. The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health -- the arm of the CDC that researches work-related issues -- has not... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Lead paint could be lurking on your latest thrift-store findcover the vents. Cover up. It’s advisable to wear long pants, a long-sleeved s
Lead paint could be lurking on your latest thrift-store find
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 21 days ago
cover the vents. Cover up. It’s advisable to wear long pants, a long-sleeved shirt, goggles, washable shoes, gloves and a National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)-certified disposable respirator with a high-efficiency... 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 25 days 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 25 days 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 25 days 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 28 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 29 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 30 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 30 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 a month 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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