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Flu shots delayed a month in Queensland in bid to fight influenza

ABC news 5 March 2015

Queensland Health have announced that the influenza shot will be delayed by a month due to a change in the vaccine. 54 more words

Influenza

Take the CLP quiz from the ECHA!

To go with the new CLP regulations coming in to law from June 1st 2015 the European Chemicals Agency has created a quiz to test you on your knowledge. 9 more words

Occupational Health & Safety

The European Environment — State and Outlook 2015 (SOER) Report

The European environment state and outlook report (SOER)  2015  delivers a comprehensive assessment of the European environment’s state, trends and prospects, in a global context. It highlights a number of factors of concerns in relation to the pharmaceutical industry in it’s 20 year plus outlook citing: 136 more words

Occupational Health & Safety

Deadly bacteria release sparks concern at Louisiana lab

USA Today Alison Young 2 March 2015

A dangerous, often deadly, type of bacteria that lives in soil and water has been released from a high-security laboratory at the Tulane National Primate Research Center in Louisiana. 52 more words

Leadership / Management

Is social media the secret to improving OHS in correctional facilities?

There are many issues that need to be dealt with in regard to the health and safety of prisoners. Not only do correctional facilities need to ensure that inmates address their offending behaviour and prepare for the workforce upon release, prisons need to ensure that they provide the safest environment possible for those under their care. 794 more words

Infrastructure

New CLP regulations - June 2015

From June 2015 the EU will harmonise CLP labelling under the ECHA (European Chemicals Agency). The regulations will apply to the classification and labelling of both substances and mixtures. 93 more words

Occupational Health & Safety

A young man has died after workplace accident in Bohle

Townsville Bulletin RACHEL RILEY  February 20, 2015

POLICE have confirmed a 24-year-old man has died after a workplace accident involving a forklift at a business on Ingham Road, Bohle. 56 more words

Forensic Pathology