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RECENT CASES ON FATAL ACCIDENTS CONSIDERED

 Here we review recent cases relating to fatal accidents.

 (1) Accidents abroad and the scope of the Fatal Accidents Act;

(2) Cohabitation, human rights and the Fatal Accidents Act. 1,036 more words

Law

Heat Waves Increase Risks for Heat Related Illnesses and Injuries

Hot weather is certainly here and with it comes the risk of heat related injuries and illnesses. I’ve addressed this topic in this blog before, but this time I’d like to take it a step further. 367 more words

Accident Prevention

REDUCTION IN FATAL ACCIDENTS AT WORK: BUT THE FIGURES MUST BE TREATED WITH CAUTION

The HSE today reported a welcome reduction in fatalities in the workplace.  Workplace deaths are at an “all time low”.

HSE has also today released the latest number of deaths from mesothelioma, a cancer caused by exposure to asbestos. 175 more words

Fatal Accident

CPSC "Fireworks Safety 2014"

We have an updated version of our Fireworks Injuries infographic. The risks are the same. The only change is in the numbers.

Personal Safety

Ensure A Safer Workplace With Top Notch Occupational Health And Safety Program At WHS Solutions

In the modern business and industrial environment, it is important to make your employees feel comfortable in their workstations and to provide them with all amenities and necessities. 318 more words

Occupational Health And Safety

Hang Up and Drive - My Tip for the Ripple Effect

I just got back from the Wyoming Safety & Workforce Summit in Cheyenne, Wyoming.  It was a well run event filled with 2 days of engaging keynote speakers, educational breakout sessions, and networking safety professionals. 232 more words

Occupational Safety And Health

HAZCOM and Global Harmonization

29 Code of Federal Regulation, Part 1910, Subpart 1200 is entitled Hazard Communication is the primary source for these hazards. This program is a general industry standard that applies to all industries that include construction (29 CFR, 2014). 1,819 more words

Hazard Control Management