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Safety and Health Management Systems in the Healthcare Industry

The healthcare industry is a broad sector that includes different types of establishments and facilities where healthcare services are delivered to meet the health needs of people.

Protecting Workers from Heat-Related Illness

The rising temperatures of summer bring a higher risk of heat-related illness. Those required to work in the heat are especially vulnerable. Workers should be encouraged to take precautions, watch for common signs and symptoms, and administer first aid quickly.

OSHA’s Renewed Emphasis on Healthcare

In April 2015, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) renewed indefinitely its “National Emphasis Program (NEP) on Nursing and Residential Care Facilities.”

Slip, Trip and Fall Prevention

Slips, trips, and falls are no laughing matter. In most healthcare facilities, falls are the second leading cause of workplace injury and the primary cause of lost work days.

Safe Patient Handling

Have you ever stopped to think about exactly how much patient care providers actually lift in an average shift? It has been estimated that in an eight hour shift, the cumulative weight that

Catch Water Problems Early to Avoid a Flood of Problems Later

Make sure potable water supply is up to standards

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