Safety Myths

Don’t eat before swimming. Suntans are healthy. Complete bed rest cures a bad back. Getting cold will give you a cold. These and statements like them all seemed like common sense rules to live by at one time or another. Then scientific evidence proved them to be ineffective or downright harmful. They were myths. In…… Continue reading Safety Myths

“Adding Inequality To Injury: The Costs Of Failing To Protect Workers On The Job” — EHS Safety News America

“Employers must do more to prevent injuries” A new report released by OSHA explores the substantial impact of workplace injuries and illnesses on income inequality Despite the decades-old legal requirement that employers provide workplaces free of serious hazards, every year, more than three million workers are seriously injured, and thousands more are killed on the […]…… Continue reading “Adding Inequality To Injury: The Costs Of Failing To Protect Workers On The Job” — EHS Safety News America