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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.

Hazard and Risk : OSH Answers

For example, one dictionary defines hazard as "a danger or risk" which helps
explain why many people use the terms interchangeably. There are many
definitions for hazard but the most common definition when talking about
workplace health and safety is: A hazard is any source of potential damage, harm
or adverse ...

Publications – Health risks and safety -

Nov 30, 2017 ... 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 ...

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 ...

Travel health and safety -

Jan 9, 2018 ... 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.

What are the Effects of Dust on the Lungs? : OSH Answers

What are the lungs? What happens when we breathe in dust? What are the
reactions of the lungs to dust?

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

Dec 29, 2017 ... Health Canada maintains this page so that Canadians can easily identify
products they may have purchased and take appropriate action. Canadians are
encouraged to check back regularly for updates. Advisories on safety issues
involving other types of products are available in the recalls and 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?

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, ...

Electrician : OSH Answers

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

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