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Regional Emphasis Program to reduce illness and injuries at Southeastern chicken processing facilities

Regional Emphasis Program to reduce illness and injuries at Southeastern chicken processing facilities

Poultry workers are twice as likely to suffer serious injuries and six times more likely to get sick on the job than other private sector workers. This prompted leading federal…

Partnership established to protect workers in the scrap recycling industry

Partnership established to protect workers in the scrap recycling industry

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries Inc. has recently signed alliance aimed at protecting workers in the scrap recycling industry and promote…

Study shows lack of adherence to precautionary guidelines for compounding antineoplastic drugs among employers and healthcare workers

Study shows lack of adherence to precautionary guidelines for compounding antineoplastic drugs among employers and healthcare workers

A new study finds safe handling practices for compounding antineoplastic (chemotherapy) drugs are not always followed in actual healthcare practice. The NIOSH study was published in the September issue of…

NIOSH launches new virtual center to advance concept of productive aging

NIOSH launches new virtual center to advance concept of productive aging

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has launched the National Center for Productive Aging and Work (NCPAW) on Friday. The new virtual center will focus on the…

Research revealed benefits of taking work breaks

Research revealed benefits of taking work breaks

A study recently published in the Journal of Applied Psychology found that breaks can offer significant benefits to both employers and employees. The study, Give Me a Better Break: Choosing…

Business giants contributing to better workplace mental health

Business giants contributing to better workplace mental health

Work being one of the biggest contributors to stress can be detrimental not just to workers but to employers as well. Increased work responsibility, low job satisfaction, lack of support…


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