Listen along as Occupational Health & Safety Editor Sydny Shepard takes a deep dive into occupational safety and health topics with industry experts.
Americans See Steepest Decline in Life Expectancy Since WWII
In this episode, Editor Sydny Shepard discusses a new partnership between NIOSH and ASA to protect temporary workers, new data on the latest decline in life expectancy and research that shows heat-related injuries might be significantly underreported.
DOL Asks for Funding to Mass Hire OSHA Investigators
In this episode, Editor Sydny Shepard talks about OSHA's latest revision to the National Emphasis Program for COVID-19, DOL's attempt to increase funding to hire OSHA investigators and the CDC's latest data on drug overdoses.
New Emergency Heat Rule, Addressing Mental Health Stigma and the Delta Variant
In this episode, editor Sydny Shepard discusses the extreme heat in Oregon, the stigma against mental health in the workplace and COVID-19 vaccinations and variants.
It’s Heating Up: Understanding & Preventing Heat Related Illnesses
In this episode of the podcast, we discuss how to anticipate this year’s hottest days of the year, what the risks of working in the hear are and what employers can do to decrease the chances workers might end up with a heat related illness.
The Post-Pandemic Reframing of Workplace Safety
Looking into the future, employers must reframe how they think about workplace safety, health and wellness. In this episode, editor Sydny Shepard and Blackline Safety Chief Revenue Officer Sean Stinson discuss the issues on the forefront and how companies can mitigate them.
The 2020 Impact on Worker Safety
While there seems to be a light at the end of the COVID-19 tunnel, we may see the impact of the pandemic on worker safety for months, or years, to come. In this episode, editor Sydney Shepard dives into the physical and mental effects of the pandemic on workers.
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