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Conco’s Commitment to Safety First

At The Conco Companies, we are not just talk when it comes to our commitment to safety. It is something we strive toward every single day.  398 more words

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Coming soon! National Farm Safety and Health Week 2014

September 21-27 is National Farm Safety Week. This year’s theme is “Safety Counts: Protecting What Matters.” The theme underscores the importance of working together to build a safer and healthier agricultural work place. 137 more words

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Justices Block Lawsuit Over Boeing Worker's Death

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington’s Supreme Court says in a split decision that Boeing can’t be sued over a worker’s death from asbestos exposure.

Worker Gary Walston was exposed to asbestos throughout his long career at Boeing, but especially during a span in 1985 when crews began repairing pipe insulation in the ceiling of the shop where he worked. 134 more words

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Life of a WCAHS Student Researcher: Heat Illness Study

By Eddie Delgadillo Alfaro

Note: Eddie and his co-workers have been working throughout the summer season on CA farms to better understand how to prevent heat illness associated with farm work. 639 more words

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Does Your Workplace Need an Ergonomic Intervention?

Ergonomics on the job go unnoticed until it is too late. They specifically relate to the way in which a person physically adapts their body to fit the task that they are doing. 249 more words

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Small Changes Can Make Big Impact with Ladders

If you ever had an ergonomic review of your workspace, you know that small changes, such as moving your chair up an inch or tilting your monitor a few degrees, can make a big difference in reducing muscle aches and pains. 377 more words

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Green America 'pleased' with Apple's first steps in banning chemicals; urges Apple to go further

Green America’s press release, verbatim:

Green America announced today that it is pleased with Apple’s August 13 announcement that it is taking first steps to protect the workers who make their products from dangerous chemical exposures. 391 more words

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