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Column: Oregon OSHA focusing on heat safety

Farms and ranches with employees working in hot conditions need a safety plan in place.

As summer heats up, the Oregon Farm Bureau Health & Safety Committee wants to alert farmers and ranchers who are employers that the Oregon Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) has launched an emphasis program to make sure workers are being protected from heat-related illness on the job. 10 more words

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Emergency drills not practised at Dreamworld, inquest hears

Brisbane Times Lucy Stone 21 June 2018

No drills or simulations for emergency situations on Dreamworld rides have been put in place since the October 2016 tragedy that killed four people, a coronial inquest has heard. 76 more words

Forensic Pathology

Your Electrical SwitchBoard your backup defence for Electrical Safety

Fuses, Circuit Breakers and Safety Switches

These devices are found in your Switch board understanding these devices and how to use and maintain them will help your management and understanding of Electrical Safety in the Workplace. 525 more words

Electrical Safety

Column: New Oregon OSHA rule on heat safety debuts

Farms and ranches with employees working in hot conditions will need a safety plan in place.

As summer heats up, the Oregon Farm Bureau Health & Safety Committee wants to alert farmers and ranchers who are employers about a new requirement from the Oregon Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) that’s designed to protect workers from heat-related illness on the job. 12 more words

Guest Opinion

NEBOSH Diploma vs. NVQ Level 5

There’s been some titanic rivalries over the last century – whether on the pitch, through social media or the hubbub around a UK referendum. For most people however, their favourite rivalry is likely something akin to Ali vs. 658 more words

Workplace Safety

4 Steps Businesses Should Take Against Bullying in the Workplace

Bullying can be a major problem in some workplaces. From catty gossip to more aggressive intimidation tactics, you may have noticed classic bullying tactics on the job. 466 more words

Employees

Justice for Janitors Day Oregon Moves to Protect Vulnerable Workers

Today, labor organizations are honoring America’s custodians with Justice for Janitors Day, a recognition of their struggle for fair wages and a safe working environment. In Oregon, the Service Employees International Union Local 49 has released… 28 more words

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