Written by Shereen Jegtvig Friday, 04 April 2014 10:50
(Reuters) — Extremely loud noise on the job, as well as hearing loss from noise exposure, may cause workers to miss danger warnings, a Canadian study suggests.
OSHA releases memo on classification of combustible dusts under revised Hazard Communication StandardWritten by COS staff Monday, 27 January 2014 10:58
The United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration has issued a memo to provide guidance around new combustible dust classification.
Written by COS Staff Tuesday, 10 December 2013 16:21
The Newfoundland and Labrador government must take immediate action to ensure fair compensation for the health problems suffered by former asbestos miners and their families, a new advocacy group says.
Written by COS Staff Tuesday, 12 November 2013 09:32
Manufacturing workers in Canada and the United States who use laundered shop towels may be exposed to lead and other metals, found a recent study.