Workers’ Memorial Day takes place annually around the world on April 28 as an international day of remembrance and action for workers killed, disabled, injured or made unwell by their work. In South Africa, the 1st of May is annually celebrating the workforce and its challenges and achievements as a public holiday; Worker’s Day This…
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Beloit, Wisc.-based Avid Pallet Services LLC is facing $188,302 in OSHA penalties after investigators discovered previous violations were not corrected. Inspectors found the pallet manufacturer failed to correct citations related to wood dust and other respiratory hazards. “Employers are legally required to ensure that exposures to dust are properly evaluated and managed to protect employees from...
Accra, Dec. 13, GNA – The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has launched a road safety action plan to address pedestrian safety at authorized crossings and junctions in Accra. The plan is also to increase walk ability of streets, manage public street spaces, ensure the safety of school journeys, ensure safe speeds by vehicles and engage...
Cases triple; better tools needed to fight mosquitoes, ticks, and fleas Press Release Embargoed Until: Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 1:00 p.m. ETContact: Media Relations(404) 639-3286 Illnesses from mosquito, tick, and flea bites have tripled in the U.S., with more than 640,000 cases reported during the 13 years from 2004 through 2016. Nine new germs spread...