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How to Safely Dispose of Medication
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How to Safely Dispose of Medication

Unwanted, unused or expired medications can become a major safety issue due to accidental poisoning, misuse and overdose. They can...  More →

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How To Use An AED Device
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How To Use An AED Device

Automated external defibrillators, otherwise known as AEDs can help save lives during sudden cardiac arrest with the proper safety training...  More →

Winter Driving Safety
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Winter Driving Safety

Winter driving can be hazardous, especially in regions where seasonal snow and ice are known to significantly impact travel. Let...  More →

Top Poison Prevention Tips for Families
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Top Poison Prevention Tips for Families

Poison centers across the United States respond to more than 2 million poison exposures each year. The vast majority (roughly...  More →

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Top Poison Prevention Tips for Families
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Top Poison Prevention Tips for Families

Poison centers across the United States respond to more than 2 million poison exposures each year. The vast majority (roughly...  More →

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What To Do During An Asthma Attack
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What To Do During An Asthma Attack

Asthma is a chronic condition that makes breathing difficult, as a result of inflamed or narrowed airways, or tubes that...  More →

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What To Do During An Asthma Attack
Emergency Care Blog

What To Do During An Asthma Attack

Asthma is a chronic condition that makes breathing difficult, as a result of inflamed or narrowed airways, or tubes that...  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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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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Healthcare Worker Training and Hazardous Chemicals
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Healthcare Worker Training and Hazardous Chemicals

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has recently published some interesting survey results about healthcare workers and...  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

How to Prepare for Summer Power Outages
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How to Prepare for Summer Power Outages

With record heat waves in many parts of the United States, summer power outages can quickly become dangerous. The threat...  More →

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Spring Cleaning: Safety Edition
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Spring Cleaning: Safety Edition

Spring cleaning is usually associated with clearing out closets, cleaning up the yard and giving your home a nice deep...  More →

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How to Prepare for Summer Power Outages
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How to Prepare for Summer Power Outages

With record heat waves in many parts of the United States, summer power outages can quickly become dangerous. The threat...  More →

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Spring Cleaning: Safety Edition
Emergency Care Blog

Spring Cleaning: Safety Edition

Spring cleaning is usually associated with clearing out closets, cleaning up the yard and giving your home a nice deep...  More →

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10 Ways To Use Safety Data Sheets
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10 Ways To Use Safety Data Sheets

As a safety professional, Safety Data Sheets (SDSs) have always been a close, professional friend. They are scientific, clear, help...  More →

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Prepare Your Workers for Winter Driving
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Prepare Your Workers for Winter Driving

With icy roads, cold temperatures, and snow affecting driving conditions, stop those winter driving woes and make sure you and...  More →

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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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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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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 →

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What Should I Pack In My Wilderness First Aid Kit?
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What Should I Pack In My Wilderness First Aid Kit?

Wilderness environments create special situations that you won’t usually encounter in an urban or suburban area. When you’re in a...  More →

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What Should I Pack In My Wilderness First Aid Kit?
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What Should I Pack In My Wilderness First Aid Kit?

Wilderness environments create special situations that you won’t usually encounter in an urban or suburban area. When you’re in a...  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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What to Do in a Heart Attack Emergency
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What to Do in a Heart Attack Emergency

Each year, about 805,000 Americans have a heart attack – averaging out to about one every 40 seconds. A heart...  More →

Related Topics: Heart Attack , SCA , Sudden Cardiac Arrest , AED , CPR , Calling 911

Preparing to Weather Those Winter Storms Safely
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Preparing to Weather Those Winter Storms Safely

Some advanced preparation will go a long way towards keeping you, your family, and your property safe from winter’s icy...  More →

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Tackling OSHA’s Top 10 Citations: 1910.1200 - Hazard Communication
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Tackling OSHA’s Top 10 Citations: 1910.1200 - Hazard Communication

The following is an excerpt from Tackle OSHA’s Top 10. Hosted by Chief Safety Officer Jill James, you can listen...  More →

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Expecting the Unexpected: Resources for Springtime Weather Emergencies
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Expecting the Unexpected: Resources for Springtime Weather Emergencies

TORNADO SEASON IS HERE, ARE YOU PREPARED? Spring is upon us, giving us all more opportunities for outdoor activities, but...  More →

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First Aid Treatment for Chiggers
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First Aid Treatment for Chiggers

We were recently asked our opinion on first aid treatment for chigger bites by an instructor who was teaching in...  More →

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Setting the Record Straight on OSHA Recordkeeping
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Setting the Record Straight on OSHA Recordkeeping

If your company has more than 10 employees or isn’t otherwise exempt, you’re probably aware that you have an OSHA...  More →

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Drug Testing in the Workplace and Medical Marijuana – the Controversy
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Drug Testing in the Workplace and Medical Marijuana – the Controversy

Safety + Health Magazine took an in-depth look last summer at an issue that many safety professionals across the country...  More →

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OSHA’s Required Training Frequencies
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OSHA’s Required Training Frequencies

OSHA Required Training for Most Workplaces EMERGENCY RESPONSE OSHA REQUIRED: YES OSHA REGULATION: 1917; 1910.35 – 1019.38; 1926.159 This is...  More →

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What Should Be Included in a Compliance Training Program?
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What Should Be Included in a Compliance Training Program?

Most businesses are familiar with the concept of a compliance training program. Compliance training is training that is mandated by...  More →

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15 Rules of Defensive Driving
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15 Rules of Defensive Driving

Motor vehicle accidents cause more workplace deaths than anything else. In 2020, 37% of on-the-job deaths in the United States...  More →

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Global Health
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Global Health

Join HSI Chief Safety Officer Jill James as she visits environmental health and safety professionals in their workplaces to explore...  More →

Prevent Heart Disease by Keeping That Heart Healthy!
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Prevent Heart Disease by Keeping That Heart Healthy!

Did you know that some health conditions and lifestyle factors can put people at a higher risk for developing heart...  More →

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Tips For Preventing Driver Fatigue
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Tips For Preventing Driver Fatigue

Have you ever been so hungry that you literally started dreaming about pizza the second you fell asleep? I have...  More →

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5 simple steps to improve your heart health
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5 simple steps to improve your heart health

There are many factors that play a role in your risk for heart disease. For example, health conditions like hypertension...  More →

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5 simple steps to improve your heart health
Emergency Care Blog

5 simple steps to improve your heart health

There are many factors that play a role in your risk for heart disease. For example, health conditions like hypertension...  More →

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My Experience with Calling Poison Control
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My Experience with Calling Poison Control

Since it’s National Poison Prevention Week, I wanted to use my own experience with calling Poison Control to help others...  More →

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My Experience with Calling Poison Control
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My Experience with Calling Poison Control

Since it’s National Poison Prevention Week, I wanted to use my own experience with calling Poison Control to help others...  More →

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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 →

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Tackling OSHA’s Top 10 Citations: 1910.134 - Respiratory Protection
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Tackling OSHA’s Top 10 Citations: 1910.134 - Respiratory Protection

The following is an excerpt from Tackle OSHA’s Top 10. Hosted by Chief Safety Officer Jill James, you can listen...  More →

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Lessons from a Life in Safety: #5
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Lessons from a Life in Safety: #5

Larger Than You or Me is WE In this career, “stuff” will hit the fan. And when it does, try...  More →

Related Topics: exposure , fire , hr , job , osha safety training , safety pro

OSHA’s Top Ten Citations for 2019
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OSHA’s Top Ten Citations for 2019

These are OSHA’s top ten most frequently written citations in 2019, with the facts and the explanations surrounding them, as...  More →

Related Topics: Compliance , Construction , exposure , fall arrest , fall protection

How to Keep Your Lungs Strong for COVID-19
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How to Keep Your Lungs Strong for COVID-19

An offense is the best defense for maintaining your lung health during the COVID-19 pandemic. During this unprecedented time, it...  More →

Related Topics: coronavirus , covid-19

Implementing Mental Health into Your OHS Program
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Implementing Mental Health into Your OHS Program

Occupational health and safety has been at the forefront of employers’ minds for decades, with some safety organizations getting their...  More →

Related Topics: mental health , ohs , safety programs

Safety 101: When Safety Needs Explaining
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Safety 101: When Safety Needs Explaining

Barrett: Welcome to today's EHS Daily Advisor webcast, Safety 101: When Safety Needs Explaining. It does need explaining. People tell...  More →

Accident Investigation
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Accident Investigation

Join HSI Chief Safety Officer Jill James as she visits environmental health and safety professionals in their workplaces to explore...  More →

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