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As more states vote to allow recreational use of marijuana, employers may be rightfully confused about the differences between how recreational and medical marijuana are regulated... (Read on)
Discussion of the importance and legalities of fit testing for employees required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE)
Drug abbreviations used in drug testing, their common street names, and why they are tested for in the workplace.
Introduction to the purpose and process of hazard identification studies in the workplace.
The top Twitter accounts to follow in order to stay up to date on the latest in ergonomics in the workplace.
Exploring 7 ways that ergonomic workstations improve worker productivity and a company's bottom line.
Discussing the dangers of fatigue with night shift workers and how this affects employer risk.
Introduction and details of oral fluid drug testing and how it can benefit a company.
The best Twitter feeds to follow about workplace wellness.
Information on the most important negative health effects of noise exposure in the workplace.
State and federal laws differ on the legality of use of medical marijuana.
Discussion on the importance of assisting employers with recognizing ergonomic issues in the workplace and providing tools to assist with designing an ergonomic workstation.
The importance of encouraging healthy lifestyles in the workplace and how to help employees stay healthy.
Ways to test for adulteration and tampering of drug test samples.
Explanation of the types of Functional Capacity Evaluations and their benefits.
List of the top Twitter feeds to follow in order to stay up to date on Marijuana laws.
8 points that employers should know about DOT drug and alcohol testing regulations.
Details and discussion of how oral fluid drug testing, urine drug testing, and hair drug testing differ.
Information on opioids in the workplace and how to deal with its effects.
Details and explanation of OSHA's new recordkeeping and reporting rule.
Discussion of how to deal with Type 2 Diabetes in the workplace to the benefit of both employees and the company.
A ceiling exposure value (CEV) is the maximum level of an airborne contaminant to which an employee may be exposed. This value may vary depending on the... Read more
A health and safety policy is an organization's statement regarding its commitment to maintaining a safe and healthy work environment. In the United States and... Read more
A health and safety program is the action arm (how things actually work) of a plan or policy created by an employer to encourage the maintenance of a safe workplace... Read more
Hazardous material is any solid, liquid, or gas that has the potential to cause harm to animals, humans, or the environment. A substance that can cause harm or... Read more
Wrist rotation is a rehabilitation exercise used on patients that have undergone surgery to the wrist. The exercise is commonly used to aid recovery after wrist... Read moreView All