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Avoiding the Flu: Tips From the CDC
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Avoiding the Flu: Tips From the CDC

The news is full of stories about the virulence of this season’s flu outbreak and, judging by the empty cubicles...  More →

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Hepatitis C Infection Rate Increasing
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Hepatitis C Infection Rate Increasing

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently announced that the U.S. is seeing a significant upward trend in...  More →

Related Topics: BBP , Hepatitis

Winter Road Safety Tips
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Winter Road Safety Tips

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), motor vehicle crashes are a leading cause of death in...  More →

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April Brings Awareness to Alcohol Abuse and Distracted Driving
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April Brings Awareness to Alcohol Abuse and Distracted Driving

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (NCADD) have...  More →

Related Topics: drunk driving , text and drive , texting , Distracted Driving

Focus on Alcohol Awareness and Distracted Driving for the Month of April
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Focus on Alcohol Awareness and Distracted Driving for the Month of April

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (NCADD) have...  More →

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Deadly Flu Season Continues
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Deadly Flu Season Continues

The current flu season is grabbing headlines at the regional and national level, as medical groups and hospitals continue to...  More →

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Make It a Safe Halloween in Your Community
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Make It a Safe Halloween in Your Community

Before you send your little ghouls and goblins out on Halloween night, be sure they’re prepared for a safe and...  More →

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Hand Injuries in Construction
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Hand Injuries in Construction

A construction site can be a real epicenter for hand injuries. A 2011 article in EHS Today cites some scary...  More →

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Dealing With Extreme Cold, Hypothermia, and Frostbite
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Dealing With Extreme Cold, Hypothermia, and Frostbite

2014 is coming in COLD. Across the U.S., temperatures are plummeting and wind chills arecolder than we've seen for a...  More →

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Thanksgiving Food Safety
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Thanksgiving Food Safety

Big holidays mean big meals, and the granddaddy of them all here in the U.S. is the traditional Thanksgiving dinner...  More →

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Getting Smart About Antibiotics
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Getting Smart About Antibiotics

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have declared November 17-23, 2014 as their annual “Get Smart About Antibiotics” week...  More →

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Do You Understand the Symptoms and Risks of Cardiovascular Disease?
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Do You Understand the Symptoms and Risks of Cardiovascular Disease?

We talk a lot on our blog about sudden cardiac arrest, but today let’s look at a broader topic in...  More →

Related Topics: CARDIOVASCULAR , heart , Heart Attack , heart disease

Pandemics — Ebola and Enterovirus in the News
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Pandemics — Ebola and Enterovirus in the News

We’ve been hearing a lot on the news over the last few weeks about two virulent diseases. Because of these...  More →

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Mold and Latex Allergies in the Workplace: What to Do
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Mold and Latex Allergies in the Workplace: What to Do

In addition to the seasonal pollen-inspired sneezing and runny eyes you’ll see among your employees beginning this time of year...  More →

Related Topics: Mold , latex

Winter Workers: Beware of the Cold
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Winter Workers: Beware of the Cold

It’s not just in the winter months that workers are exposed to cold stress, but it is a lot more...  More →

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The Importance of Living an Active & Healthy Life – Your Heart Will Thank You!
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The Importance of Living an Active & Healthy Life – Your Heart Will Thank You!

Your heart wants you to be healthy! Why? Because heart disease is a major problem; it is the leading cause...  More →

Related Topics: heart , Heart Attack , heart disease

Best Practices for Handwashing
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Best Practices for Handwashing

Washing your hands is one of the easiest and most effective ways to prevent the spread of germs and illnesses...  More →

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Hypertension: A Leading Risk Factor for Heart Disease
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Hypertension: A Leading Risk Factor for Heart Disease

As part of our American Heart Month blog series, we want to focus on a leading risk factor for both...  More →

Related Topics: heart health , heart disease

Eye Injury Prevention Month
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Eye Injury Prevention Month

July is Eye Injury Prevention Month, and whether we find ourselves at work, at home, playing sports, or anywhere where...  More →

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Heart Health Matters
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Heart Health Matters

February is American Heart Month, giving each of us a chance to refocus on our cardiovascular health. So, let’s brush...  More →

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Hypertension: A Leading Risk Factor for Heart Disease
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Hypertension: A Leading Risk Factor for Heart Disease

As part of our American Heart Month blog series, we want to focus on a leading risk factor for both...  More →

Related Topics: heart health , heart disease

American Heart Month: How to Raise Awareness
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American Heart Month: How to Raise Awareness

February is American Heart Month, which gives each of us an opportunity to motivate our family, friends and students to...  More →

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American Heart Month: How to Raise Awareness
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American Heart Month: How to Raise Awareness

February is American Heart Month, which gives each of us an opportunity to motivate our family, friends and students to...  More →

Related Topics: heart health

Summer Safety Tips: Drowning Prevention
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Summer Safety Tips: Drowning Prevention

Drowning remains a critical public health issue worldwide, affecting individuals of all ages. In the United States alone, there are...  More →

Related Topics: Water Safety , Drowning prevention

Make Safety A Priority In 2021
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Make Safety A Priority In 2021

The new year provides a chance for a fresh start, with new goals and new priorities. And with 2020 in...  More →

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Make Safety A Priority In 2021
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Make Safety A Priority In 2021

The new year provides a chance for a fresh start, with new goals and new priorities. And with 2020 in...  More →

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Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in Workplaces
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Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in Workplaces

Many businesses and individuals are returning to in-person settings after over a year of navigating the COVID-19 pandemic. Organizations across...  More →

Related Topics: RSV , Covid

Fire Emergencies: Older Adults are at Increased Risk
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Fire Emergencies: Older Adults are at Increased Risk

A fire department in the U.S. responds to a fire event every 24 seconds, according to the National Fire Protection...  More →

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Summer Job Safety for Young People
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Summer Job Safety for Young People

With the school year over, many teens and young adults will begin working at summer jobs. Especially for younger teens...  More →

Related Topics: CABS , Summer , Summer Jobs , ASHI , Safety

Fire Emergencies: Older Adults are at Increased Risk
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Fire Emergencies: Older Adults are at Increased Risk

A fire department in the U.S. responds to a fire event every 24 seconds, according to the National Fire Protection...  More →

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What You Need to Know About Splash Pad Safety
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What You Need to Know About Splash Pad Safety

Splash pads are popular attractions for families looking for an easy alternative to public pools and water parks. These little...  More →

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What You Need to Know About Splash Pad Safety
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What You Need to Know About Splash Pad Safety

Splash pads are popular attractions for families looking for an easy alternative to public pools and water parks. These little...  More →

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All About OSHA's "Focus Four" Construction Hazards
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All About OSHA's "Focus Four" Construction Hazards

In the construction industry, certain hazards are present every day on the job site. To better understand and avoid these...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Compliance , online safety training , OSHA , osha standards , PPE , Training

Best Practices for Preventing Heat-Related Emergencies
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Best Practices for Preventing Heat-Related Emergencies

High temperatures can be dangerous to people at work, home and play. A hot environment with high humidity can lead...  More →

Related Topics: heat , Emergency , heat stroke

Best Practices for Preventing Heat-Related Emergencies
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Best Practices for Preventing Heat-Related Emergencies

High temperatures can be dangerous to people at work, home and play. A hot environment with high humidity can lead...  More →

Related Topics: heat , Emergency

How to Protect Against the Dangers of High Concentrations of Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S)
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How to Protect Against the Dangers of High Concentrations of Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S)

Safety professionals stress the importance of a plan for protecting workers from high concentrations of hydrogen sulfide (H2S). Many industries...  More →

Related Topics: awareness , Compliance , exposure , fire , mining , OSHA , PPE , hydrogen sulfide , respiratory protection

Flu Season Safety
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Flu Season Safety

This safety training tip topic is flu season safety. Influenza, also known as the flu, is a contagious respiratory illness...  More →

Post-incident Resources for First Responders
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Post-incident Resources for First Responders

Assisting in an emergency can be a traumatic experience, even for the pros. Although first responders like EMS, fire, and...  More →

Related Topics: First Aid , First responder

Spring Yard Work Safety
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Spring Yard Work Safety

With longer days and warmer weather, many of us are spending more time working outdoors on our gardens and lawns...  More →

Related Topics: spring , Yard work

Halloween Safety: Adult Edition
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Halloween Safety: Adult Edition

Most people think of children’s safety when planning for Halloween activities. But Halloween fun and preparedness doesn’t have an age...  More →

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Halloween Safety: Adult Edition
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Halloween Safety: Adult Edition

Most people think of children’s safety when planning for Halloween activities. But Halloween fun and preparedness doesn’t have an age...  More →

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First Aid Training Courses Contribute to a Healthier, Safer Workplace
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First Aid Training Courses Contribute to a Healthier, Safer Workplace

Have you ever taken a first aid training course? I’ve had friends and colleagues learn first aid in health classes...  More →

Related Topics: Human Resources

How to Safely Remove a Tick
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How to Safely Remove a Tick

Ticks are blood-feeding parasites that attach firmly to the skin’s surface. They’re usually found in shrubs and tall grassy areas...  More →

Related Topics: First Aid , tick removal

The 20 Things You Need to Meet OSHA’s New Guidelines
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The 20 Things You Need to Meet OSHA’s New Guidelines

Make sure you’re prepared for a successful workplace COVID program....  More →

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How to Safely Remove a Tick
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How to Safely Remove a Tick

Ticks are blood-feeding parasites that attach firmly to the skin’s surface. They’re usually found in shrubs and tall grassy areas...  More →

Related Topics: First Aid , tick removal

The Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
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The Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Carbon monoxide poisoning claims the lives of more than 400 Americans each year and makes thousands upon thousands more ill...  More →

Related Topics: poison , carbon monoxide

The Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
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The Dangers of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Carbon monoxide poisoning claims the lives of more than 400 Americans each year and makes thousands upon thousands more ill...  More →

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Hydration Alert: Why You Should Drink More Water
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Hydration Alert: Why You Should Drink More Water

Not only is water a precious global resource, it is also the superhero of beverages – no question. Why? Because...  More →

Related Topics: Hydration , Heating , Heat stress

HSI March Newsletter
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HSI March Newsletter

Your monthly digest of EHS, Compliance, and Professional Development resources & news for you and your business, with something for everyone....  More →

Related Topics: newsletter , safety pro , Safety , Health , health and safety , safety training , sexual harassment , california , Regulations

OSHA and Worker Safety in Hospitals
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OSHA and Worker Safety in Hospitals

Many of our emergency care instructors are based in the broader healthcare field, especially in hospital settings, and today’s blog...  More →

Related Topics: Hospital , OSHA

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