Health

The latest occupational health news and workplace health management information, research and best practices, with coverage including ergonomics and musculoskeletal disorders, workplace wellness, occupational health, obesity and more.

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Wellness

Why Happiness Matters at Work

Jan. 24, 2024
How EHS professionals can use the power of happiness to transform workplace safety.
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Safety

5 Ways to Protect Employees from Workplace Violence

Feb. 1, 2024
The workplace is becoming an increasingly dangerous environment for employees, so it’s more important than ever to have a plan to keep them safe.
Safety

What's Ahead for Workplace Safety in 2024

Jan. 25, 2024
In this podcast, the editors of EHS Today provide an update on the latest regulations from OSHA and the DOL, as well as a look at mental health awareness in the workplace.
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EHS OutLoud Blog

Hearing Loss, Performance Reviews and Being Happy: What We're Reading This Week

Jan. 12, 2024
A look at some news of note for safety professionals.
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Using Technology to Reduce Musculoskeletal Disorders

Oct. 11, 2023
A new report from NSC references two dozen academic publications to assess the benefits of the most common emerging safety technologies:
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Not A Surprise, But Majority of Workers are Still Concerned About Their Well-Being

Oct. 10, 2023
New survey from Employee Benefit Research Institute found that 74% of workers are moderately or highly concerned about their workplace well-being.
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EEOC Proposes Rules to Enforce Pregnancy Law

Sept. 15, 2023
New Pregnant Workers Fairness Act addresses organizations with 15 or more workers.
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SLC 2023 Preview: Focus on the Pain Points

Aug. 25, 2023
To reduce musculoskeletal disorders and OSHA recordables, employers must first focus on improving the safety culture.