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Ten workers, truck driver killed in collision - HAMPSTEAD, Ont (Canadian OH&S News) One of Ontarios deadliest road accidents has put the spotlight on the dangerous transportation many farm workers take getting to and from the job. Shortly befor... HealthSafety

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NIOSH Science Blog Hair, Formaldehyde, and Industrial Hygiene - Even if youre not particularly fashion conscious, its been pretty hard to miss hearing about the Brazilian Blowout smoothing solution over the past year. Imagining a 10% solution of methylene gly... NIOSH

Campaign for Safe Cosmetics : Get Involved Your Letter: In September 2007, the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics sent 33 lipsticks purchased in the US to an independent lab to be tested for lead. The two highest lead counts were both found in L... SaferChemicals


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Council in court after respite resident scalded - Date: 13 February 2012 Release No: COISE/1302 The Isle of Wight Council has been fined 12,000 after an elderly resident staying in respite care was seriously scalded at a care home in Freshwater. ... H_S_E

Industry news-1 - IOSH - Posted 12:24Two men are set to go on trial for health and safety offences relating to the death of a founder member of the Electric Light Orchestra.Michael Edwards, 62, who was cellist in the 197... IOSH_tweets

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See all Beware of the Safety Tiger Women and occupational diseases: the case of Belgium OSHA European Agency for Safety and Health at Work - The ETUI recently published a report highlighting the discriminatory impact on women of the system for the declaration and recognition of occupational diseases in Belgium. There is one striking sta... EU_OSHA

See all - "Beware of the safety tiger." (Written by Ken Oswald Plateau Safety Manager) "Safety rules are a nuisance. They restrict you from doing what you want to do the way you want to do it." "The person w... safetycommunity

RoSPA'S BLIND CORD CAMPAIGN EXTENDED IN SCOTLAND BY CHARITY ... - 13 February 2012 The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) is expanding its blind cord safety awareness campaign to five new areas in Scotland thanks to the generous donations of Sc... RoSPA

Marijuana Consumption Doubles likelihood of collision - I can still remember what they used to say "I actually drive better when I'm high because I'm more focused" or something very like that. They were talking about how they drive while under the influ...

Safer Chemicals Art Contest - Its cold, its winter, lets make some art! by Lindsay Dahl, Deputy Director Its cold, its winter, lets make some art! Welp its January, and it finally got cold here in Washington D.C. The wint... SaferChemicals



See all Engineer pinned to ground under bus - incourt-content | SHP - Workers at a bus depot in Essex used unsuitable lifting equipment when working underneath vehicles, despite the correct equipment being available at the site, a court heard.Westminster Magistrates...

Health and Safety for Beginners View topic - He seems to be a devout fan of the 'Bluff and Persuasion Act 1997' and ain't afraid to use it Messy, I love that! I shall use it if that's ok with you! As for the rest I agree with all comments, ba... hsfb


Cheshire company ignores Prohibition Notice despite fire risk - Cheshire company ignores Prohibition Notice despite fire risk Health and Safety News A company that organises weddings at a 14th Century venue in Cheshire has been prosecuted for breaching fire saf... EssentialSkillz

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Sierra Club, Earthjustice To Sue Homer City Generating Station for Air Pollution in Violation of Clean Air Act - The Sierra Club and Earthjustice released a Notice of Intent to Sue the Homer City Generating Station, a coal-fired power plant, today on the grounds that the Homer City plant has violated the Clea...[15/02/2012 09:05:19]

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See all - 13th Annual RSI DAYPlus 2012 Workplace injuries such as repetitive strain injuries (RSI's) account for 42% of all lost time claims and 50% of all lost time days. To increase awareness on these iss...

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CCOHS - February 14, 2012 Belgrave Mill burns in 2010 in Oldham, England. Photo: Gavin Clarke on Flickr It could be months before investigators know what started an explosion and fire that killed two worke... SpeakinOfSafety

MHCCs 5th Anniversary National Mental Health Awards - WinnersAdjudicators Adjudication Criteria, Categories, and Application Forms The Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) has created the MHCCs 5th Anniversary National Mental Health Awards to re... CCOHS

AIHA - American Industrial Hygiene Association - 6.01 IH CM Points / 4.5 CEUs / COCs36 Contact Hours Ann Arbor, MIKensington Court Hotel+1 800-344-7829 This 4.5-day course is an intensive, high-level review of a wide range of industrial hygiene t... AIHA

Safety Network - Safety Resources, Safety Events and Safety News Blazer's article - Published on 14 February 2012, 5:06 PM Last Update: 34 minute(s) ago by Blazer In the summer of 2010, two young children died within days of each other after being crushed by sliding electric gates... safety_network

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Ads by Google - Date: 14 February 2012 Release No: HSE/NW/12Webster The Managing Director of a St Helens gas supply firm has appeared in court after he and an employee suffered multiple burns in an explosion. The ...


Crown Censure of HM Prison Service - Date: 13 February 2012 Release No: COISE/1302 The National Offender Management Service (NOMS) today was subject to a formal Crown Censure from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) after the death ... BritSafe


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Brazilian journalist killed, second in a week - 12 Feb 2012Journalist Casualties: 1Media Staff Casualties: 0Under Investigation: 0Brazilian authorities must conduct a thorough and swift investigation into the murder of journalist Paulo Roberto C... newssafety


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Looking at combustible dust explosions - February 14, 2012 Belgrave Mill burns in 2010 in Oldham, England. Photo: Gavin Clarke on Flickr It could be months before investigators know what started an explosion and fire that killed two worke... - The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH) is showcasing an introductory health, safety and environmental qualification for people working anywhere in the world in th... Ergo_Journal


News Sentinel photo of KUB work site raises safety concerns Knoxville News Sentinel - After being contacted concerning comments about a photograph published in Wednesday's News Sentinel, KUB says it contacted the Tennessee Occupational Safety and Health Administration to determine i... WorkSafeBC

Yellowknife airport worker struck by propeller - sa=t&fd=R&usg=AFQjCNHxH6WLFFYdFtFJM6vK_a _PszkJmw&url= /story/2012/02/14/north-yellowknife-propellerstrike.html A 28-year-old Yello... safetyphoto

Is nanotechnology safe in the workplace? | Nanotechnology world - C90FRX Scientist wearing gas mask in lab. Image shot 2011. Exact date unknown. Photograph: Alamy If the ideas of nanoscale science are going to be successfully integrated into our world, companies ... WorkSafeBC

Asbestos takes another victim Asbestos News asbestos industry news removal, surveying, waste - A former, Midlands daily newspaper, deputy editor has died as a result of being exposed to asbestos. A journalist for almost 30 years at the Burton mail, Andy Parker, died on New Years Eve at the ... UK_AsbestosNews


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