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Customer relationship management – an essential element in occupational injury prevention

By Michael Rienerth, BWC Ergonomics Technical Advisor

One of my favorite sayings is, “people don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care.” That philosophy and approach are absolutely essential when it comes to delivering effective safety and health consulting. 523 more words

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Council declares May 30 as Parachute safe kids week

Cote Saint-Luc City Council recently declared the week of May 30, 2016 as Parachute safe kids week.

Parachute is marking the 20th year of Safe Kids Week by focusing on the top injury issues that affect children at Home, at Play and on the Road. 73 more words


Core training VS abdominal training

What is the difference and why does it matter? Well, first of all we want to be able to understand the terminology so we can identify which exercises are working certain areas. 669 more words


How to recover from common swimming injuries?

Even though swimming may be on the safest sports, the exertion swimmers put on their body still has its risks. Poor technique and overtraining are the most common causes of swimming injuries. 651 more words


Playground head injuries: what does recent research show?

A medical study has just been published that looks at hospital emergency department (ED) visits for concussions (or to use the clinical term, traumatic brain injuries or TBIs) to children arising from playground incidents in the USA. 1,345 more words


Why Large Gyms Injure You & Escaping the Ego-Issue

The ego issue with large gyms: When looking around the crowded weights room you can’t help but compare against other ego-lifters:

  • ‘That dude doesn’t look stronger than I, time to increase the bench press’
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Iker Casillas and Oscar Buy Into New York Tech Start-Up

As reported by Tom Lloyd of Sports Pro, soccer stars Iker Casillas and Oscar have bought into a New York based tech startup called Storelli. 81 more words