CSCS Reinstates IOSH Course Following Verification Improvements

CSCS Reinstates IOSH Course Following Verification Improvements

CSCS Reinstates IOSH Course – We are pleased to confirm that certificates from the IOSH Safety, Health and Environment for Construction Workers course are once again eligible as a route to obtaining a Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) Labourer card. IOSH, working with its network of training providers, has strengthened the delegate identity verification processes. The…

OSHA announces National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health will meet Dec. 12

OSHA announces National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health will meet Dec. 12

National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health – The Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration will hold an in-person and online meeting of the National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2023, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. EST. Committee members will meet in person and the…

More Than One in Three Americans are at Increased Risk for Type 2 Diabetes

More Than One in Three Americans are at Increased Risk for Type 2 Diabetes

Risk for Type 2 Diabetes – More than 1 in 3 adults – about 98 million Americans — has prediabetes, and 81% of them don’t know they have it. CDC and the Ad Council are launching new public service announcements (PSAs) today as part of the ongoing “Do I Have Prediabetes?” initiative to encourage people…

NEBOSH To Exhibit At OSH India 2023

NEBOSH To Exhibit At OSH India 2023

NEBOSH – The National Examination Board for Occupational Safety and Health – will be exhibiting at South Asia’s largest occupational safety and health show, OSH India 2023. It runs from 23 – 25 November 2023 at Bombay Exhibition Centre in Mumbai. OSH India brings together internationally renowned exhibitors, consultants, business experts and key government officials….

Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) Recovery Ready Workplace Toolkit

Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) Recovery Ready Workplace Toolkit

The Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) issued Thursday its Recovery Ready Workplace Toolkit. Aimed at providing guidance and resources for employers across private and public sectors, the toolkit is designed to help employers prevent and respond more effectively to substance use among employees, build their workforces through hiring of people in recovery and develop a recovery-supportive…

NEBOSH Conference: Putting the People Back into ESG, EICC Edinburgh, 16 November 2023

NEBOSH Conference: Putting the People Back into ESG, EICC Edinburgh, 16 November 2023

Join us at this free-to-attend in-person conference, which takes place on 16 November 2023 at the Edinburgh International Convention Centre. As the concept of ESG has matured, the relative focus between the three elements (Environmental, Social and Governance) has shifted, with environmental impacts and measures coming to the fore. This NEBOSH conference showcases why and…

IOSH sees ‘Secret Seven Go Missing’ from King’s Speech

IOSH sees ‘Secret Seven Go Missing’ from King’s Speech

The state opening of the UK parliament hadn’t featured a King’s Speech for more than 70 years, but those hoping to hear a planned legislative agenda that would deliver decent living and working conditions, while creating work that’s good for societal wellbeing, would be disappointed. Believing that economic growth, high productivity and good quality employment…