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Virginia Occupational Safety and Health Update

Mr. Schilinski, Virginia Occupational Safety and Health Program Director-Safety provided an annual update for the state of Virginia Occupational Safety and Health Program. In this blog post, I will provide some of the high points from this update. 710 more words

Occupational Safety And Health

Jamaica's Labour Minister says OSH Law Should Be Passed By December This Year

Minister of Labour and Social Security, the Hon. Derrick Kellier, in an address at the opening ceremony of the 33rd annual Jamaica Employers Federation (JEF) Business and Workplace Convention and Expo, at the Montego Bay Convention Centre, in St. 114 more words

Jamaica

Join in Building a Culture of Prevention on Occupational Safety and Health

Join the in international community in Building a Culture of Prevention on Occupational Safety and Health to mark the ILO’s World Day for Safety and Health at Work, 2015. 27 more words

Jamaica

April 16, 1947

2,300 tons of ammonium nitrate on board a ship docked in the port of Texas City detonate, setting off a chain reaction of explosions and fires on other ships and nearby oil storage facilities. 40 more words

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One Less Spark = One Less Wildfire - Take Smokey Bear ’s Wildfire Prevention Pledge

Take Smokey Bear ’s Wildfire Prevention Pledge at http://SmokeyBear.com.

One Less Spark = One Less Wildfire

NM Fire Info

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Bonfire Season! For your viewing pleasure..

Caught outdoors in a lightning storm?

As we enter into the spring season, thunderstorms often strike with little warning, particularly during the warmer months when they are most likely to occur—and when we are most likely to be enjoying outdoor activities. 505 more words

FRIG

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It's that time of the season to seek shelter...

First Aid Training is a Must

First aid training may seem like a thing of the past.  But, it may be one the most important safety skills your construction workers know.  In the event of an emergency, paramedics can often be on the scene in 5 minutes.  469 more words

ProActive Safety Services

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Having served as a medic in the Army, I can tell you first hand the importance of medical training before an incident. I've seen some of the most educated medical professionals freeze in a real life emergency. Thanks for the article!