OSHA has issued a final rule to prevent chronic beryllium disease and lung cancer in American workers by limiting their exposure to beryllium and beryllium compounds.
Under federal law, you are entitled to a safe workplace. Your employer must provide a workplace free of known health and safety hazards. If you have concerns, you have the right to speak up about them without fear of retaliation.
When you're decorating, cooking or hiding Easter eggs, extra care is needed as eggs are handled a great deal more than usual around Easter. Follow these tips:
NIOSH Publication: Preventing Fire Fighter Fatalities Due to Heart Attacks and Other Sudden Cardiovascular...
Are you a firefighter or know someone who is? As part of American Health Month, NIOSH has resources to help prevent on-duty cardiovascular deaths. Share them with all your fire fighting friends.
Thinking about drinking raw milk because you believe it has health benefits? Consider other options. Raw milk contains harmful bacteria that can make you very ill and in some cases becomes fatal. Know the facts before you buy raw milk.
It's important to follow outdoor food grilling safety guidelines to prevent harmful bacteria from multiplying and causing foodborne illness. Use these simple guidelines for grilling food safely:
Norovirus is the leading cause of illness and outbreaks from contaminated food in the U.S. Most of these outbreaks occur in the food service settings like restaurants.