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NIU researcher: Prolonged tablet typing may lead to shoulder problems | NIU Today

NIU researcher: Prolonged tablet typing may lead to shoulder problems | NIU Today | osha safety training | Scoop.it
RT @NIUCEET: #niuceet professor Kim: Prolonged tablet typing may lead to shoulder problems http://t.co/QYlUYWw4Y3 #whyengineering #ergonomi…
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We all have found ourselves hunched over the keyboard...well here are some things you should include for healthy typing:

 

Kim offers the following tips for reducing the risk of musculoskeletal disorder or discomfort: Find an input device that fits your body by choosing the right-sized keyboard and mouse; Make frequent stops and take breaks when working on a project that involves extensive input; and Use different interfaces so posture can change often. - See more at: http://www.niutoday.info/2014/10/30/niu-researcher-prolonged-tablet-typing-may-lead-to-shoulder-problems/?__scoop_post=155b1f10-6187-11e4-8127-001018304b75&__scoop_topic=3184044#sthash.NJCPllBH.wzYaKfPd.dpuf

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OSHA promotes workplace safety info in Spanish

OSHA promotes workplace safety info in Spanish | osha safety training | Scoop.it
Spanish-speaking people have been part of New Mexico's workforce for hundreds of years. But the dram ...
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The Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries has consistently shown higher workplace fatality rates for Hispanic workers than for workers from other racial or ethnic groups....much needed safety campaigns.

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What is OSHA 10? – How to Apply It, Creative Safety Blog

What is OSHA 10? – How to Apply It, Creative Safety Blog | osha safety training | Scoop.it
What is OSHA 10 Companies often talk about OSHA safety standards and regulations in their facilities, but in far too many cases, the employees themselves don't have a good foundation about what these standards really are ...
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If you are not sure what the OSHA 10 training covers, here's a great article explaining everything you need to know as an employer and employee

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Health and Safety in Small Business - YouTube

Great video for managers on how to work with new employees. Showing new employees how to do the job they have been hired for so that they know what is expect...
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It's not ok just to throw your employees into the job without an orientation on how to do the job...safely and you need to observe the employee.  The safety of your employees is your business!

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OSHA pushes crane safety rules - The Hill

OSHA pushes crane safety rules - The Hill | osha safety training | Scoop.it
The construction standards include new inspection and enforcement procedures to make sure cranes are in good working condition.
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Remember, employer still has the responsibility to see that his crane operators have received mobile crane training specific to the job and the type of crane they will be operating.  Visit www.liftoperatorcertification.com for crane operator certification online.

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Workplace Safety: Climbing the ladder to fame

Workplace Safety: Climbing the ladder to fame | osha safety training | Scoop.it
Workplace Safety: Climbing the ladder to fame http://t.co/Bt3t1we9JR A bit of a fun in our blog today as we spot celebrities up ladders
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A lighthearted look at the use of ladders doesn't mean you should ignore ladder safety.  

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Ebola Alert: OSHA Releases Guidance On Employer And Employee Obligations - Employment and HR - United States

Ebola Alert: OSHA Releases Guidance On Employer And Employee Obligations - Employment and HR - United States | osha safety training | Scoop.it
The question many employers now face is: when does our workforce meet the threshold of possible worker exposure that would trigger implementation of these standards?
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OSHA has responsibility for worker safety issues and clearly they need to provide some guidelines to employers regarding this disease.

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Construction Worker Makes Miraculous Recovery After Beam Falls On Him

This Halloween, Mitchell Hadley is dressing up as Spiderman but it's Superman that everyone is calling him. 'Everybody doesn't understand how I'm even alive today,' he said.
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When operating heavy equipment and machinery such as forklift, aerial lifts, you must have the proper training and certification.  Visit www.scissorlift.training for all your lift operator training online or by training kit CD.

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- Trends in fall protection - Safety+Health magazine

- Trends in fall protection - Safety+Health magazine | osha safety training | Scoop.it
Talk to people within the fall protection industry, and you will encounter a common mantra: fall-related worker deaths are preventable.
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Fall related deaths can be prevented according to author, "A competent person needs to match the proper body wear with the proper connecting device – for each and every single application."

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Workplace safety improves business productivity - HealthCanal.com

Workplace safety improves business productivity - HealthCanal.com | osha safety training | Scoop.it
Workplace safety improves business productivity
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Even though this is an Austrialian study, US businesses should pay attention to investing in workplace safety

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OSHA Top 10 List Can Help Employers Avoid Costly Penalties - WorkersCompensation.com (press release) (blog)

OSHA Top 10 List Can Help Employers Avoid Costly Penalties - WorkersCompensation.com (press release) (blog) | osha safety training | Scoop.it
OSHA Top 10 List Can Help Employers Avoid Costly Penalties
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Remember to keep your hard hat on!

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$262,500 Fine -OSHA Takes on The Dollar Tree

$262,500 Fine -OSHA Takes on The Dollar Tree | osha safety training | Scoop.it
OSHA Fines, Workplace Safety, Emerging Risk
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Every business must ensure that workers perform their jobs safely even if it means moving boxes out of aisles to avoid trip and falls.  This company has been heavily fined because they do not take their responsibility seriously enough.

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Workplace Safety Toolkit

Workplace Safety Toolkit | osha safety training | Scoop.it
keeping a #clean and safe #office space http://t.co/VAQ7AFSNnV
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Employers should take a quick review of these areas where office safety can be improved.

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