Integrating early refresher practice in height safety and rescue training - Lawani K, Hare B, Cameron I.
The non-routine practice of wind turbine height safety and rescue skills after training has significant impact on the competency and health and safety of construction and maintenance technicians. The proposition is that wind technicians who undertake initi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Egress, Escape, Evacuation, Crowds Source Type: news

A study on the effectiveness of occupational health and safety trainings of construction workers in Turkey - Ba şağa HB, Temel BA, Atasoy M, Yıldırım.
In this study, profiles of the employees working in construction sector and who are to be educated in Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) have been investigated and the perspectives of the employees on OHS have been presented in order for the OHS training... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Safety practices in informal industrial segment of Pakistan - Ahmed I, Usman A, Nazir MS, Shaukat MZ.
This research endeavor is aimed at investigating the current status of health and safety (HS) practices in informal organizations. Data was collected from 35 small manufacturing firms and 156 construction sites, operating in small towns, using systematic o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Cuts to police and justice sector puts communities at risk, says UNISON
Rising crime rates can no longer be ignored by the government, warns UNISON today (Thursday). Speaking at UNISON’s annual police and justice conference in Bournemouth, assistant general secretary Christina McAnea said: “The police and justice sector has been affected in the last eight years by unprecedented cuts and a massive re-organisation. “Since 2010 police community support officer numbers across the country have been slashed by 40% and in Norfolk the provision has been cut completely. “Overall, one in five police staff jobs have been lost, and there has been a 14% reduction in police officer j...
Source: UNISON Health and safety news - October 11, 2018 Category: Occupational Health Authors: Anna Mauremootoo Tags: Article Christina McAnea police Source Type: news

Asbestos Case Among First for Kavanaugh in Supreme Court
The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday will hear a product liability case filed by widows of Navy sailors seeking to recover damages for injuries related to asbestos exposure. It will be the third case on the docket for Justice Brett Kavanaugh, who was sworn in Saturday by Chief Justice John Roberts and retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy. The asbestos case, Air and Liquid Systems Corp. v. DeVries, involves a group of Navy sailors who developed mesothelioma from asbestos exposure. Defendants include Air & Liquid Systems and other large companies that manufactured equipment used by the Navy. Key facts about the case: Eq...
Source: Asbestos and Mesothelioma News - October 10, 2018 Category: Environmental Health Authors: Matt Mauney Source Type: news

Development of a flooded-bed scrubber for removing coal dust at a longwall mining section - Arya S, Sottile J, Novak T.
Dust generation resulting from various mining activities, such as excavation, loading, and transportation, is a major health and safety issue in underground longwall mines. This issue has been intensified by the increased production rates associated with m... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 8, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Cost-benefit analysis of investment in occupational health and safety in Colombian companies - Ria ño-Casallas MI, Tompa E.
OBJECTIVE: To determine whether investment in preventive measures by a Colombian insurer reduces rates of work-related injuries and results in positive returns from these investments. METHODS: The study is based on monthly panel data of 2011-2015 o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 8, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Boosting our members ’ digital confidence
UNISON is supporting the Get Online Week – 15-21 October – to help build members’ digital confidence and remove barriers that prevent them fully taking part in an increasingly technical world. The union’s learning and organising team will be rolling out a digital champions network next year and is encouraging members to #try1thing online during the week as part of programme to support members who need to get the right skills for day-to-day digital life. The week comes after the government launched an essential digital skills framework in response to figures showing that more than 11 million people i...
Source: UNISON Health and safety news - October 5, 2018 Category: Occupational Health Authors: Tony Braisby Tags: Article activists activists education digital learning learning and organising lifelong learning member learning members' learning online learning our activists support for learning Source Type: news

Workplace health and safety hazards faced by informally employed domestic workers in the United States - Theodore N, Gutelius B, Burnham Ma L.
Informally employed domestic workers encounter a range of workplace hazards, though these have been poorly documented and are typically left unacknowledged. Safety concerns include exposure to toxic cleaning products, a high prevalence of ergonomic injurie... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 5, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Can Medtech Manufacturing Benefit from Deep Learning?
Given medtech’s needs for high levels of quality and precision, machine learning could be put to good use in medical device manufacturing. One particular type of machine learning called “deep learning” could offer particular benefit as it could enable machine vision systems to learn how to recognize and respond to defects much like a human could, according to Bhaskar Ramakrishnan, technical sales engineer, DWFritz Automation. Ramakrishnan will be speaking about potential manufacturing roles for deep learning in the MD&M Minneapolis October 31 presentation, â&#...
Source: MDDI - October 4, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Daphne Allen Tags: MD & M Minneapolis Assembly and Automation Source Type: news

Trust prosecuted for asbestos failings
An NHS trust in the West Midlands is to be prosecuted for asbestos failures by the Health and Safety Executive. (Source: HSJ)
Source: HSJ - October 3, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

What to Know About the Surprising Modern History of Contraception
When the birth control pill hit its 50th anniversary of its 1960 FDA approval, TIME commemorated its influence on the world as having “rearranged the furniture of human relations.” But as influential as the pill was and continues to be, it’s only one small slice of the enormous influence contraception has had on modern history. Few people know that as well as Donna Drucker, a historian who is currently writing a book about its history. As it turns out, that history is just as complex as you probably think, but in ways that may still surprise you. Drucker says she started studying contraception in a rounda...
Source: TIME: Health - September 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Lily Rothman Tags: Uncategorized healthytime onetime Sex/Relationships Source Type: news

Occupational health and safety vulnerability of recent immigrants and refugees - Yanar B, Kosny A, Smith PM.
This study explored the factors that contribute to occupational health an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

On-the-ground health and safety experiences of non-union casino hotel workers: a focus-group study stratified by four occupational groups - Romero D, Flandrick K, Kordosky J, Vossenas P.
OBJECTIVES: To understand the health- and safety-related experiences of specific occupations among non-union casino hotel employees to identify processes leading to worker health and safety risks. METHODS: Using purposive, criterion sampling, 61 wo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Bristol Hospital Selects ESO Health Data Exchange To Improve Community Health and Safety
BRISTOL, Conn. – Bristol Hospital has chosen ESO Health Data Exchange for its Emergency Center. The staff of the Bristol Hospital Emergency Center will have access to timely, actionable data on patients arriving by ambulance, creating near real-time insights for more accurate assessments and treatment options. Additionally, EMS agencies will have more clinical information regarding patient outcomes to help improve the overall patient experience.   “We are fully committed to providing the best possible healthcare experience for our community,” said David Koscuk, Director of Emergency Medical Services ...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - September 18, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: ESO Tags: Operations Industry News Press Releases Source Type: news

Bristol Hospital Selects ESO Health Data Exchange To Improve Community Health and Safety
BRISTOL, Conn. – Bristol Hospital has chosen ESO Health Data Exchange for its Emergency Center. The staff of the Bristol Hospital Emergency Center will have access to timely, actionable data on patients arriving by ambulance, creating near real-time insights for more accurate assessments and treatment options. Additionally, EMS agencies will have more clinical information regarding patient outcomes to help improve the overall patient experience.   “We are fully committed to providing the best possible healthcare experience for our community,” said David Koscuk, Director of Emergency Medical Services ...
Source: JEMS Operations - September 18, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: ESO Tags: Operations Industry News Press Releases Source Type: news

Assessment of evidence-based health and safety policies on sudden death in secondary school athletics: a benchmark study - Adams WM, Scarneo SE, Casa DJ.
CONTEXT:   Implementation of best-practice health and safety policies has been shown to be effective at reducing the risk of sudden death in sport; however, little is known about the extent to which these policies are required within secondary school ath... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 15, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Voodoo doll and cannibalism studies triumph at Ig Nobels
Self-colonoscopies, useless instruction manuals, and kidney stones on rollercoasters also among subjects awardedNever mind the protests from health and safety. A research paper that describes how employees can overcome workplace injustice by torturing a voodoo doll that resembles their boss has landed one of the most coveted awards in academia: anIg Nobel prize.The study, which sought to understand why disgruntled staff retaliate against bad superiors – despite the risk of making matters worse – found that tormenting a doll with pins and other implements helped restore their sense of fairness in the world.Conti...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - September 13, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Ian Sample Science editor Tags: Ig Nobel prizes Science prizes Source Type: news

Safety measures to take before Hurricane Florence strikes
Hurricane Florence is predicted to hit the North Carolina coast by early Friday morning. While most people tend to focus their preparations on having an adequate supply of food, water and batteries, it?s also important to plan for health and wellness. Dr. Michael Boniface, a Mayo Clinic emergency medicine physician,?says addressing health and safety concerns [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - September 11, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

When the theme is collaboration, labs get moving
UCLA Health Most people have, at one time or another, packed up all their belongings and lugged them to a new environment — a first dorm room, a bigger apartment, a different house. Few people, though, have had to pack up multiple million-dollar scientific instruments, boxes upon boxes of test tubes, pipettes and beakers, and scores of experiments at various stages of completion. Hundreds of researchers at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA recently did just that.The reason was simple: School leaders wanted dramatically amplify the environment of collaboration that unites multidisciplinary teams in...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - September 10, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

UNISON spells out settled status for its EU members
UNISON is today launching guidance for individual EU members and branches on the new settled status requirements for those who wish to continue living in the UK after its exit from Europe. The union is also introducing dedicated Brexit campaign pages on its national website, which will offer news, information and advice relating to UNISON’s efforts to protect the rights, jobs and livelihoods of all its members in the uncharted territory of Brexit. The UK is set to leave the European Union on 29 March 2019. Negotiations between the UK government and Brussels over the conditions of that exit have been extremely thorny....
Source: UNISON Health care news - September 6, 2018 Category: UK Health Authors: Demetrios Matheou Tags: Article News BREXIT EU EU Citizens eu migrant european union Source Type: news

HUD Awards over $12 Million to Assist Tribal Communities with Making Housing Safer
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) provided funding to 13 tribes and tribal agencies through the Healthy Homes Production program. More than $12 million will go towards protecting children and families from home health and safety hazards. (Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center - September 6, 2018 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Shift work and occupational accident absence in Belgium: findings from the Sixth European Working Condition Survey - Alali H, Braeckman L, Van Hecke T, Abdel Wahab M.
(1) Background: Irregular and non-standard work arrangements have become a serious determinant to the health and safety of workers. The aim of this study is to investigate the relationship between shift work and occupational accident absence. A representat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 25, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Resources for National Breastfeeding Month
August is National Breastfeeding Month. The National Library of Medicine (NLM) and National Institutes of Health (NIH) support and maintain many diverse resources that include breastfeeding and lactation topics, to help new mothers learn about the benefits and potential risks involved in breastfeeding their babies. Below are just a few resources to get started. Looking for more information on this topic? Contact us to set up a consultation or training for your professional group! MedlinePlus Health Topic: Breastfeeding – from NLM’s premiere consumer health resources, explore information on breastfeeding, from ...
Source: NN/LM Middle Atlantic Region Blog - August 15, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Hannah Sinemus Tags: Consumer Health Health Professionals Public Health Source Type: news

Children and Women with Disabilities, More Likely to Face Discrimination
This article is part of a series of stories on Disability inclusion.The post Children and Women with Disabilities, More Likely to Face Discrimination appeared first on Inter Press Service. (Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health)
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 13, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Carmen Arroyo and Emily Thampoe Tags: Development & Aid Featured Gender Global Headlines Health Human Rights IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Population Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations Disability rights Source Type: news

An analysis of reported dangerous incidents, exposures, and near misses amongst army soldiers - Schram B, Orr R, Rigby T, Pope R.
Occupational health and safety incidents occurring in the military context are of great concern to personnel and commanders. Incidents such as "dangerous incidents", "exposures", and "near misses" (as distinct from injuries, illnesses, and fatalities) indi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 3, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Justice restored
It’s one year since UNISON beat the government at the Supreme Court and forced an immediate change in the law. The case made headlines. Now we can tell the full story of how David beat Goliath. It’s a remarkable, epic tale that spans over four years. And it’s all true. We hear from the people who made it happen and the ordinary members who are currently fighting for what’s right, thanks to that famous win. If you ever want to know what difference your union makes, you just need to read this… The article Justice restored first appeared on the UNISON National site. (Source: UNISON He...
Source: UNISON Health and safety news - August 1, 2018 Category: Occupational Health Authors: Rosa Ellis Tags: Article Source Type: news

Birmingham City Council cuts care workers ’ hours at the expense of local people
UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis has today (Tuesday) joined striking care workers on the picket line in Birmingham. More than 250 care workers are taking strike action in response to the City Council’s plans to dramatically cut their working hours, resulting in a significant loss of income, says UNISON. UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis said: “I’m proud to join our care workers this morning in Birmingham. “No-one goes on strike lightly, especially care workers who know the benefit they bring, every hour of every day, to those they care for. “But the Council’s decision to slash c...
Source: UNISON Health and safety news - July 31, 2018 Category: Occupational Health Authors: Charlotte Jeffs Tags: News Press release care workers council dave prentis Source Type: news

Living conditions, access to healthcare services, and occupational health and safety conditions of migrant seasonal agricultural workers in the Çukurova Region - Öztaş D, Kurt B, Koç A, Akbaba M.
OBJECTIVE: Migrant seasonal agricultural workers who are employed in one of the most hazardous occupations in Turkey experience difficulties in accessing health-care services. The aim of this study is to investigate the living conditions, access to health-... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Occupational health and safety in the industry 4.0 era: a cause for major concern? - Badri A, Boudreau-Trudel B, Souissi AS.
Real-time communication, Big Data, human-machine cooperation, remote sensing, monitoring and process control, autonomous equipment and interconnectivity are becoming major assets in modern industry. As the fourth industrial revolution or Industry 4.0 becom... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 24, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Making occupational health and safety training relevant for farmers: evaluation of an introductory course in occupational health and safety in Norway - Holte KA, Follo G.
This study aims to eva... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 24, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Evaluation of risk assessment approaches of occupational chemical exposures based on models in comparison with measurements - Landberg HE, Westberg H, Tinnerberg H.
Risk assessments of chemicals in work places are needed to protect workers' health and safety. Several different strategies can be used for conducting risk assessments. The aim of this study was to investigate approaches to risk assessment of chemicals bas... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 24, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

A new approach to predict safety outcomes in the construction industry - Ghodrati N, Yiu TW, Wilkinson S, Shahbazpour M.
Strategic plans play a crucial role in improving occupational health and safety (OHS) in the construction industry. The ability to predict and understand the future changes related to safety outcomes in the industry will assist the authorities and help the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 24, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Third party audits of the psychosocial work environment in occupational health and safety management systems - Hohnen P, Hasle P.
Occupational health and safety management (OHSM) systems certified according to OHSAS 18,001 are gaining importance. A key element in OHSAS 18,001 is third party audits. Psychosocial risks are only briefly mentioned in the standard, and the question theref... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 24, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Evaluating the quality of corporate social responsibility reports: the case of occupational health and safety disclosures - Tsalis TA, Stylianou MS, Nikolaou IE.
A good and safe workplace is a big challenge for the business community. Different stakeholder groups are placing pressure on firms to demonstrate their commitment to the continual improvement of working conditions. In the light of society's demands, firms... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 24, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Estimating OHS costs of building construction projects based on mathematical methods - Akcay C, Aslan S, Sayin B, Manisal ı E.
In the recent years, occupational health and safety (OHS) has become a popular topic in many sectors and holds its ground on the agenda with legal regulations. Given that work accidents occur at a higher rate in the construction industry compared to other ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 24, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Relationships between certain individual characteristics and occupational accidents - Jafari MJ, Barkhordari A, Eskandari D, Mehrabi Y.
BACKGROUND: Work accidents and injuries are an occupational health and safety problem. METHODS: This cross-sectional study was conducted for 404 front-line workers who were randomly selected from the Arya Sasol Petrochemical Company in Bushehr, Ira... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 19, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

Western Center for Agricultural Health and Safety Annual Fall Symposium
October 25, 2018; Davis, CA. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Health and safety at work
(Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft) DFG submits list to German Federal Labor Minister / 95 supplements and new entries / MAK value for polytetrafluoroethylene / List now also available in Spanish (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - July 17, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

De-icing of aircraft: incorporating business risks and occupational health and safety - Nadeau S, Morency F.
Airliner maintenance is a high-risk sector from an occupational health and safety perspective. In the current context of increasing air traffic worldwide and in view of the economic and safety issues associated with aircraft maintenance, it is imperative t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

The occupational health and safety vulnerability of recent immigrants accessing settlement services - Lay AM, Kosny A, Aery A, Flecker K, Smith PM.
OBJECTIVE: To compare occupational health and safety (OHS) vulnerability of recent Canadian immigrants and workers born in Canada. METHODS: Recent immigrants (n  = 195) were recruited at four settlement agencies in Southern Ontario, and non-immi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 11, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Researcher honored for improving health and safety of home care workers
(University of Massachusetts Lowell) A UMass Lowell researcher dedicated to improving the quality and safety of home health care recently received international recognition for her work. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - July 10, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Report: Washington hospital is "like going into hell"
Hundreds of patients at Washington state's largest psychiatric hospital live in conditions that fail U.S. health and safety standards (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - July 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Effectiveness of health and safety training in reducing occupational injuries among harvesting forestry contractors in KwaZulu-Natal - Nkomo H, Niranjan I, Reddy P.
Forestry work is generally characterized by a combination of personal and environmental risks in health and safety. Employers need to ensure intensive and continuous safety training to mitigate these risks; however, the efficacy of this training is seldom ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

AMA Urges Caution With Use of Wire-Bristle BBQ Grill Brushes
TUESDAY, July 3, 2018 -- The American Medical Association (AMA) states that caution should be exercised with use of wire-bristle grill brushes due to the potential health and safety risks associated with bristles that may break off and adhere to the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 3, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Occupational health and safety of road haulage company employees - Riva MM, Cantamessa F, Borleri D, Mosconi G.
BACKGROUND: This paper follows up on a project that was launched in 2008 and contributed to the development of the new Italian Society of Occupational Medicine (SIML) guidelines for the road haulage industry. OBJECTIVE: To reach a better understand... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 2, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Wish Bone Salad Dressing Issues Allergy Alert On Undeclared Milk and Egg in 15 oz. Wish-Bone House Italian Salad Dressing
Pinnacle Foods Inc. is voluntarily recalling a limited quantity of Wish Bone House Italian Salad Dressing 15 oz. with the health and safety of our consumers as our top priority. The recall was initiated after learning from a retail customer that a limited number of bottles were mislabeled. The product contains milk and egg, known allergens not declared on the bottle. People who have an allergy or severe sensitivity to milk or egg may run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product. If you are not allergic to milk or egg, this product is safe to eat. No illnesses have been report...
Source: Food and Drug Administration - June 29, 2018 Category: Food Science Source Type: news

Study looks at ways to control dust coal miners breathe
A new report examines the way coal dust inhaled by miners is regulated as health and safety officials grapple with an increase in cases of severe black lung disease in Appalachia (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

US: Care lacking at troubled Washington psychiatric hospital
U.S. officials have found glaring health and safety violations at Washington state's largest psychiatric hospital (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Safety knowledge and changing behavior in agricultural workers: an assessment model applied in central Italy - Cecchini M, Bedini R, Mosetti D, Marino S, Stasi S.
BACKGROUND: In recent years, the interest in health and safety in the workplace has increased. Agriculture is one of the human work activities with the highest risk indexes. Studies on risk perception of agricultural workers are often referred to as specif... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 27, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news