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EU Healthy Workplaces Campaign Details | Homewood Human ...

EU Healthy Workplaces Campaign Details | Homewood Human ... | Quest OHS | Scoop.it
Notable efforts are underway in the European Union to help national authorities, companies, organizations, managers, workers, and their representatives enhance health and safety in the workplaces. The 2012–2013 Healthy ...

Via J. Arthur Vasconcelos
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Is there enough reminders being done to ensure safety in workplaces? Though the article is from a European union the ideas can always been considered to help maintain safety in workplaces in Australia.

By setting goals and targeting different areas each week can strongly enforce the idea of OHS back into the workplace in an interesting form. The idea of encouraging workers to participant each week in completing goals and eliminating risks can ensure a healthier and safer work environment. 

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Workplace Health and Safety History WWII to OSHA

A short history of occupational health and safety in the U.S. from after WWII to OSHA's creation in 1970. Clipped from the 1979 film, Can't Take No More, pro...
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As the work force changes and the surrounding environment new rules need to be brought it to ensure better safety of the workers. Enforcement of knowledge of OHS will keep workers safe and ensure there is always a safe environment to work in. Workers and families need to be reassured that there safety is acknowledged and recognised in the chosen work force.

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Aftermath Inc. Crime Scene Cleanup | The Importance of PPE for Biohazard Cleanup

Many people are unaware of the risks that are present when dealing with blood and bodily fluids. There are many bloodborne pathogen (BBP) infections that can...
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Though it may seem like nothing on the surface, it needs to be taken into account that there could be other potential risks for example in the air. Using the correct PPE will ensure safety of yourself and others.

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Health and Safety in the Workplace

The zebbz demonstrate the importance of good health and safety practices within the workplace.
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Training is the key to provide a safe and healthy working environment for the workers. Without specific training many future problems can occur and the only solution for problem to be prevented is training.

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Car safety features that avoid accidents, do they help?

Car safety features that avoid accidents, do they help? | Quest OHS | Scoop.it
In progress toward safer cars, devices like seat belts were aimed at protecting you in a crash. Today, new safety technology is moving toward preventing an accident from happening at all.

Via Zachar Law Firm
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Even with new technology coming in, precautions still need to be taken to prevent future accidents from occurring. Just relying on new technology may not be enough to avoid an accident.

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