Workplace Safety Messages on Hazards | Chron.com
Every workplace has safety hazards -- workers can be injured from falls, electrical hazards, chemical solutions of many types, and how they sit, stand or move for long periods of time.read more
7 common workplace safety hazards - Safety+Health Magazine
7 common workplace safety hazards National Safety Council consultants identify what they see repeatedly when auditing worksitesread more
Work and health - Hazards magazine
Features . Unravelling Art lecturer Kate Rawnsley knew a succession of maddening management decisions were pushing her to the verge of a breakdown. She tells Hazards editor Rory O'Neill how college bosses denied repeatedly responsibility for her symptoms.read more
CDC - Hazards to Outdoor Workers - NIOSH Workplace Safety and ...
Outdoor workers are exposed to many types of hazards that depend on their type of work, geographic region, season, and duration of time they are outside. Employers should train outdoor workers about their workplace hazards, including hazard identification and recommendations for preventing and ...read more
Hazards and Risk - Health and Safety Authority
When we refer to hazards in relation to occupational safety and health the most commonly used definition is 'A Hazard is a potential source of harm or adverse health effect on a person or persons'.read more
Welding Hazards Workplace Program
Health Hazards of Welding Gases and Fumes Welding "smoke" is a mixture of very fine particles (fumes) and gases. Many of the substances in welding smoke, suchread more
Safety and Health Topics | Chemical Hazards and Toxic ...
What are chemical hazards and toxic substances? Chemical hazards and toxic substances pose a wide range of health hazards (such as irritation, sensitization, and carcinogenicity) and physical hazards (such as flammability, corrosion, and explosibility).read more
cancer - Hazards magazine
This online resource forms part of a Hazards 'Zero cancer' campaign. The initiative promotes participatory approaches to reducing occupational and environmental cancer risks.read more
Workplace Hazards: 4 Common Types | Occupational Health Center
June is National Safety Month, which makes it a perfect time to start talking about the four common types of workplace hazards.read more
CDC - Electrical Safety - NIOSH Workplace Safety and Health Topic
Electrical current exposes workers to a serious, widespread workplace hazard. Many workers are exposed to electrical energy while completing their daily responsibilities, and many are unaware of the potential electrical hazards present in their work environment — making them more vulnerable to the danger of electrocution.read more
Hazards | Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety
Hazards. There are many types of hazards - chemical, ergonomic, physical, and psychosocial, to name a few - which can cause harm or adverse effects in the workplace.read more
The Top Five Types of Workplace Hazards | Chron.com
Chemicals. Your employees may be at risk of health hazards if their jobs include exposure to chemicals. Substances that can harm your workers include fumes, gases, liquids, solids, dust, vapors and corrosives.read more
Safety and Health Topics | Oil and Gas Extraction - Safety ...
Oil and gas well drilling and servicing activities involve many different types of equipment and materials. Recognizing and controlling hazards is critical to preventing injuries and deaths. Several of these hazards are highlighted below. See Standards and Enforcement for more information on ...read more
Workplace electrical hazards | 2015-11-24 | Safety+Health ...
When thinking about where electrical hazards are commonly found, your first thought likely isn't your office. However, the Georgia Institute of Technology states that electrical equipment used in offices can be hazardous and result in serious injuries if not properly maintained.read more
Health - Wikipedia
A number of types of health issues are common around the globe. Disease is one of the most common. According to GlobalIssues.org, approximately 36 million people die each year from non-communicable (not contagious) disease including cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes and chronic lung disease (Shah, 2014).read more
Department of Health | Workplace Health and Safety
A wide array of workplace hazards present risks to the health and safety of people at work. These include chemicals, physical factors, and biological agents.read more