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More safety, security protocols coming to Nova Scotia emergency rooms

The Nova Scotia government has accepted 12 recommendations for improving safety and security in emergency rooms in facilities across the province.

The recommendations range from performing risk assessments to having an alert system in place that would notify staff of potentially dangerous situations. 346 more words

Politics

Take forking safety seriously

A new year means new workers, tight deadlines and plenty of forklift activity.  We want to remind businesses and workers to keep safe, don’t take shortcuts and to always stick to the usual safety procedures. 344 more words

Workplace Safety

The Electrical Switchboard your backup defence in 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. 556 more words

Electrical Safety

Vancouver Island woman pleads for workplace safety changes after fatal accident

The girlfriend of a construction worker killed in a tragic workplace accident in Saanich, B.C. is advocating for changes to workplace safety rules that she hopes will save lives. 282 more words

Economy

Find your company’s words to live by at OSC17!

By Julie Darby-Martin, BWC Safety Congress Manager

Be Safe Ohio. That’s the motto we live by at BWC. It’s also the spirit of our 2017 Ohio Safety Congress & Expo (OSC17). 181 more words

Ohio Bureau Of Workers' Compensation

For these Microsoft workers charged with verifying images of child porn, the strain is too much

After screening thousands of images and videos of child pornography, a pair of Microsoft employees claim they are suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder.

According to the BBC… 254 more words

British Safety Council Launches Digital Archive

The British Safety Council has launched a digital archive. “The British Safety Council has unveiled a digital archive of its work, featuring momentous events from 60 years of British economic, social and political history. 36 more words

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