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CDC - Ryan White Act of 2009 - Background Part G of the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension Act of 2009 (which amended the Public Health Service Act on October 30, 2009) pertains to the notification of emergency response emp...

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Government cagey about future of HSE website news-content | SHP - The Government’s website rationalisation programme and decision to plough ahead with the development of a single government domain to host all main public information has thrown the future of the H...

Scaffold death fine cut because ‘times are tough’ | Health and Safety at Work - Health and Safety at Work magazine | HSW Scaffold firm Ken Brogden was one of two companies fined after John Alty, a steeplejack with 25 years’ experience, fell to his death while working on a chimney in Bolton in 2007. The business was h...

Work Hard – Play Hard. EU-OSHA announces winner of the 2011 Healthy Workplaces Film Award — OSHA — European Agency for Safety and Health at Work - Dr Christa Sedlatschek, Director of EUOSHA said that “with the Healthy Workplaces Film Award we want to promote the importance of workplace health and safety across Europe by challenging and encou...



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See all - However, the figures show a continued fall in the number of people injured at work. There were just over 90,000 injuries serious enough to keep people off work for four or more days - a rate of 363...
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See all Nonfatal Workplace Injuries and Illnesses at all time low - OSHA has just released the statistics for 2010 and the news is good. For the seventh year in a row the number of nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses has dropped. From 5% in 2003 it has steadi... - "Apparently, you can no longer pass round a tin of biscuits at a meeting. The danger of infection is now deemed so severe that only individually-wrapped items are permitted." Richard Littlejohn, Da...

Guatemalan journalist flees city after threats, harassment - 01 Nov 2011Journalist Casualties: 0Media Staff Casualties: 0Under Investigation: 0A Guatemalan newspaper columnist has faced intimidation and harassment after writing a piece that raised questions ...


New figures show continued fall in workplace ill health and injury - Date: 2 November 2011 New figures published today show the ongoing trend for falls in the number of people injured and made unwell at work has continued. The statistics published by the Health and ...


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Work-related injury and ill health levels continue downward trend - news-content | SHP - Levels of work-related injury and ill health in Britain continued to fall last year, according to new statistics released today (2 November). HSE figures for the period between April 2010 and March...

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See all Our Top 3 Safety Gates for Simple Child Proofing - Categories Many parents worry endlessly about our child's protection, which is highly understandable as the world can be a dangerous place at times. Posted via Industry Today. Are you into it? Foll...
INTO_Safety - Date: 31 October 2011 A Merthyr Tydfil-based recycling company has been fined for failing to take appropriate measures to control the risk of exposure of its workers and the public to the potential...

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What purpose does RIDDOR serve? - The discussions that have taken place on RIDDOR over the last 18 months, and the resulting change from over three day (o-3-d) to over seven day reporting of injuries, have centred very much on the ...

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See all BBC - Newsbeat - 'I lost my arm because of poor farm safety' - Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Farmers are being told more needs to be done to stop them injuring or killing themselves at work. One in five British workplace deaths ... - Home Signup for our newsletter! Signup for our newsletter! Sign up to receive our bimonthly newsletter, the BEEA+ Bulletin, as well as InjuryFree news & event updates. Signing See all #safety Read this paper moment plea...


Industry news-1 - IOSH - Posted 15:34Police in Australia are investigating the suspected sabotage of a Qantas passenger jet amid a bitter industrial dispute.Federal police were called after engineers spotted several

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Pilot lands Boeing 767 without wheels - World News - MSN UK News/ITN, 01/11/2011 17:43A Boeing 767 has made an emergency landing at Warsaw airport after its landing gear failed to operate.The Polish Lot aircraft was en route from New York with 230 pe...
IIRSM - Next Scheduled Health & Safety Level 2 Course Date: Wednesday 3rd August 2011 Venue: LRB Offices, Loughborough Duration: Full Day Cost: £160 per person Call Now to book. Employers are responsible f...


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HSE should collect data on carbon-monoxide incidents - news-content | SHP - The HSE should be responsible for administering the collection of data relating to carbonmonoxide incidents in the same way as RIDDOR reporting, according to a report by an independent crossparty...

NIOSH FACE Program: Michigan Case Report 08MI015 - Michigan Case Report: 08MI015 Summary Figure 1. Make-up air roof curb with orange pylon, exhaust fan roof curb with plywood, looking south on roof. In the winter of 2008, a 19year-old male constru...

Radioactive Materials Transport Team join ONR - The Office for Nuclear Regulation extends its remit today as a new team with regulatory responsibility for the transportation of radioactive material join the organisation. Formerly part of the De...

Strong support for Congress to Act on Chemical Reform, Little Support for Congress: Coincidence? | Daniel Rosenberg's Blog - Last week, the latest New York Times/CBS poll was released, showing that the public’s approval of Congress had fallen to 9 percent, the lowest since the question was first asked in 1977. Today, NR...

12 common mistakes in slip, trip and fall prevention | - May 1, 2009 by Fred Hosier Slips, trips and falls are routinely one of the top causes of injuries in workplaces. They also subtract from a company’s bottom line due to medical and workers’ comp ins...


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Concern over rise in Northern Ireland farm deaths - 2 November 2011 Last updated at 05:14 ET The HSENI has urged farmers to exercise caution when using machinery The Northern Ireland Health and Safety Executive (HSENI) has expressed concern about a ...

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