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Jun 24, 2016 ... Access information about recalls and safety alerts, as well as tips on home safety
and being prepared in an emergency.

Asbestos - Health Effects : OSH Answers

The human health effects from long-term unsafe asbestos exposure are well
documented. Asbestos fibres are easily inhaled and carried into the lower
regions of the lung where they can cause fibrotic lung disease (asbestosis) and
changes in the lining of the chest cavity (pleura). These diseases can lead to
reduced ...

Publications – Health risks and safety -

Elder Abuse. What you can do to keep yourself safe from abuse · What you can
do when abuse or neglect is happening to an older adult in your life · How you
can identify abuse and help older adults at risk ...

Travel health and safety -

Nov 21, 2017 ... Travel health and safety. International travellers should always be extra
concerned about their health and safety. Here is essential information on travel
health risks and preventive measures to keep you and your loved ones safe
during your travels.

Mental Health - Psychosocial Risk Factors in the Workplace : OSH ...

Workplace psychological safety is demonstrated when employees feel able to put
themselves on the line, ask questions, seek feedback, report mistakes and
problems, or propose a new idea without fearing negative consequences to
themselves, their job or their career. A psychologically safe and healthy
workplace actively ...

Electrician : OSH Answers

What does an electrician do? What are some health and safety issues for
electricians? What are some preventive measures for electricians?

Consumer Product Update: Health Canada warns Canadians of ...

Aug 28, 2017 ... Consumer Product Update: Health Canada warns Canadians of health and
safety risks of baby nests. Report a Concern. Starting date: August 25, 2017;
Type of communication: Advisory; Subcategory: Children's Products; Source of
recall: Health Canada; Issue: Important Safety Information, Product Safety, ...

Nurse (Registered) : OSH Answers

What should I know before reading about this occupation? What, briefly, does a
registered nurse do? What are some health and safety hazards associated with
being a nurse?

Unauthorized products may pose serious health risks - Recalls and ...

Nov 17, 2017 ... Unauthorized health products have not been approved by Health Canada, which
means that they have not been assessed for safety, effectiveness and quality.
Unauthorized health products can pose many health dangers, including: They
may contain ingredients not listed on the label. This includes ...

Violence in the Workplace : OSH Answers

Review any incidents of violence by consulting existing incident reports, first aid
records, and health and safety committee records. Determine whether your
workplace has any of the risk factors associated with violence. Conduct a visual
inspection of your workplace and the work being carried out. Focus on the
workplace ...

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