Health and Safety


Introduction to Asbestos Issues in the Workplace Introduction to Asbestos Issues in the Workplace Introduction to Asbestos Issues in the Workplace Introduction to Asbestos Issues in the Workplace


Introduction to asbestos in the workplace, lung testing, and control measures.

What is Considered Reasonable Suspicion?  A Look at the Criteria for With Cause Drug Testing in the Workplace What is Considered Reasonable Suspicion?  A Look at the Criteria for With Cause Drug Testing in the Workplace What is Considered Reasonable Suspicion?  A Look at the Criteria for With Cause Drug Testing in the Workplace What is Considered Reasonable Suspicion?  A Look at the Criteria for With Cause Drug Testing in the Workplace


More than a coworker's report of an employee using drugs is required for reasonable suspicion drug testing. Discussion of the regulations...

Why Employers Need to be Concerned About High Blood Pressure in the Workplace Why Employers Need to be Concerned About High Blood Pressure in the Workplace Why Employers Need to be Concerned About High Blood Pressure in the Workplace Why Employers Need to be Concerned About High Blood Pressure in the Workplace


Discussion of the risks of high blood pressure and the benefits of high blood pressure screening and control in the workplace.

Fit-for-Work Testing 101:  An Employer's Introduction to Fit-for-Work Testing Fit-for-Work Testing 101:  An Employer's Introduction to Fit-for-Work Testing Fit-for-Work Testing 101:  An Employer's Introduction to Fit-for-Work Testing Fit-for-Work Testing 101:  An Employer's Introduction to Fit-for-Work Testing


An introduction to fit-for-work testing, the steps involved, and how it can benefit employers and employees.

Why Fit Testing is Important for Workers Wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Why Fit Testing is Important for Workers Wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Why Fit Testing is Important for Workers Wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Why Fit Testing is Important for Workers Wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)


Discussion of the importance and legalities of fit testing for employees required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE)

Introduction to Hazard Identification Studies Introduction to Hazard Identification Studies Introduction to Hazard Identification Studies Introduction to Hazard Identification Studies


Introduction to the purpose and process of hazard identification studies in the workplace.

Medical Oversight and Your Company's Emergency Response Plan Medical Oversight and Your Company's Emergency Response Plan Medical Oversight and Your Company's Emergency Response Plan Medical Oversight and Your Company's Emergency Response Plan


Planning for an emergency is vital but part of planning that is sometimes overlooked is the need for trained medical professionals...

Fatigue Management in Night Shift Workers and Employer Risks Fatigue Management in Night Shift Workers and Employer Risks Fatigue Management in Night Shift Workers and Employer Risks Fatigue Management in Night Shift Workers and Employer Risks


Discussing the dangers of fatigue with night shift workers and how this affects employer risk.

Medical Marijuana Law Differences and Contradictions Medical Marijuana Law Differences and Contradictions Medical Marijuana Law Differences and Contradictions Medical Marijuana Law Differences and Contradictions


State and federal laws differ on the legality of use of medical marijuana.

Top Workplace Wellness Feeds to Follow on Twitter Top Workplace Wellness Feeds to Follow on Twitter Top Workplace Wellness Feeds to Follow on Twitter Top Workplace Wellness Feeds to Follow on Twitter


The best Twitter feeds to follow about workplace wellness.

The Top Twitter Feeds About Ergonomics to Follow The Top Twitter Feeds About Ergonomics to Follow The Top Twitter Feeds About Ergonomics to Follow The Top Twitter Feeds About Ergonomics to Follow


The top Twitter accounts to follow in order to stay up to date on the latest in ergonomics in the workplace.

The 3 Key Health Effects of Occupational Noise Exposure The 3 Key Health Effects of Occupational Noise Exposure The 3 Key Health Effects of Occupational Noise Exposure The 3 Key Health Effects of Occupational Noise Exposure


Information on the most important negative health effects of noise exposure in the workplace.

7 Ways Ergonomic Workstations Can Improve Employee Productivity 7 Ways Ergonomic Workstations Can Improve Employee Productivity 7 Ways Ergonomic Workstations Can Improve Employee Productivity 7 Ways Ergonomic Workstations Can Improve Employee Productivity


Exploring 7 ways that ergonomic workstations improve worker productivity and a company's bottom line.

Introduction to Ergonomic Assessments of Employee Lifting Introduction to Ergonomic Assessments of Employee Lifting Introduction to Ergonomic Assessments of Employee Lifting Introduction to Ergonomic Assessments of Employee Lifting


An introduction to conducting an ergonomic assessment of employee lifting, identifying hazards, and how to mitigate injury risks.

8 Key Areas of Ergonomics Employers Must Consider 8 Key Areas of Ergonomics Employers Must Consider 8 Key Areas of Ergonomics Employers Must Consider 8 Key Areas of Ergonomics Employers Must Consider


Discussion of 8 points in ergonomics that every employer should be aware of in the workplace in order to reduce healthcare costs and...

What drugs are part of a non-DOT 5 panel drug test? What drugs are part of a non-DOT 5 panel drug test? What drugs are part of a non-DOT 5 panel drug test? What drugs are part of a non-DOT 5 panel drug test?


Details on what drugs are included on a non-DOT 5 panel drug test.

Managing Opioids in the Workplace Managing Opioids in the Workplace Managing Opioids in the Workplace Managing Opioids in the Workplace


Information on opioids in the workplace and how to deal with its effects.

8 Things Employers Should Know About DOT Drug and Alcohol Testing 8 Things Employers Should Know About DOT Drug and Alcohol Testing 8 Things Employers Should Know About DOT Drug and Alcohol Testing 8 Things Employers Should Know About DOT Drug and Alcohol Testing


8 points that employers should know about DOT drug and alcohol testing regulations.

OSHA's New Recordkeeping and Reporting Rule 2016 OSHA's New Recordkeeping and Reporting Rule 2016 OSHA's New Recordkeeping and Reporting Rule 2016 OSHA's New Recordkeeping and Reporting Rule 2016


Details and explanation of OSHA's new recordkeeping and reporting rule.