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Listen along as Occupational Health & Safety Editor Sydny Shepard takes a deep dive into occupational safety and health topics with industry experts.

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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

    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.

    • 12 min
    DOL Asks for Funding to Mass Hire OSHA Investigators

    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.

    • 10 min
    New Emergency Heat Rule, Addressing Mental Health Stigma and the Delta Variant

    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.

    • 13 min
    It’s Heating Up: Understanding & Preventing Heat Related Illnesses

    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.

    • 17 min
    The Post-Pandemic Reframing of Workplace Safety

    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.

    • 22 min
    The 2020 Impact on Worker Safety

    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.

    • 11 min

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