Enter your email to stay up to update!

Indoor workers may face health and safety problems due to cold work environment

Indoor workers may face health and safety problems due to cold work environment

A new study from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) reveals that workers who work in moderately cold conditions may face health and safety problems. The study…

Lack of fall protection and unguarded balcony caused worker’s death

Lack of fall protection and unguarded balcony caused worker’s death

An investigation into the death of a 44-year-old construction worker in Dallas while working on the exterior of an apartment complex in May 2015 found that his employer did not…

BHP Billiton and Vale pledge support to help community affected in Brazil mudslide

BHP Billiton and Vale pledge support to help community affected in Brazil mudslide

BHP Billiton and Vale pledge support to Samarco by creating an Emergency Fund for rebuilding works and to help families who were affected by the mudslide in the mineral-rich southeastern…

Red Cross and OSHA renewed alliance for safety and health of volunteers

Red Cross and OSHA renewed alliance for safety and health of volunteers

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the American Red Cross have renewed their partnership to continue their efforts in reducing workplace incidents and protect workers from hazardous exposures. The…

Mud from ruptured dams engulfs Brazil town

Mud from ruptured dams engulfs Brazil town

Three people died and another 24 are missing and are presumed dead after two dams ruptured at a mine jointly owned by BHP Billiton of Australia and Vale of Brazil…

Death toll mounts in Pakistan factory collapse

Death toll mounts in Pakistan factory collapse

Lahore, Pakistan – The number of casualties from a factory collapse in eastern Pakistan rises as rescuers continue their search and rescue operations. More than a hundred survivors were rescued from the…

Coffee roasters’ health at risk due to diacetyl exposure

Coffee roasters’ health at risk due to diacetyl exposure

An air sampling conducted this year by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel found that coffee roasters’ health are at risk due to being exposed to high levels of diacetyl. The tests…

“Safety Matters” to young workers

“Safety Matters” to young workers

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) partnered with the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) to start a new initiative called “Safety Matters”. The new program aims to…

Study: Healthcare workers still exposed to hazardous surgical smoke

Study: Healthcare workers still exposed to hazardous surgical smoke

A recent study conducted by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), found that healthcare workers continue to be exposed to hazardous surgical smoke even with the existence…

Results of Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses released

Results of Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses released

The results of the Bureau of Labor Statistics’s Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses has been released. The report shows that private industry employers reported almost 3 million non-fatal workplace…


1 2 65 66 67 68