A new national study conducted by University of Southern California (USC) and Boston University found that Latino immigrants and African-Americans are more likely to work in jobs with a greater risk of injury and as a result are much more likely to have work-related disabilities.
The lack of safety measures in shopping malls when crises such as fire and other accidents break out, is a concern for both investors and visitors.
Singapore hopes to bring down the workplace death rate down to fewer than 1.8 deaths per 100,000 by next year as statistics show that the workplace death rate remains at 1.9 per 100,000 people employed.
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Health experts in the United States are pushing for more research-based workplace wellness programmes to be implemented after a recent study showed that nearly all workers at 20 large companies face a high risk of cardio vascular diseases and stroke due to high blood pressure, unhealthy diet, obesity and other risk factors.read more
Kee Safety, a global supplier of fall protection equipment and safety railing systems, has in its portfolio Kee Gate – a range of self-closing safety gates, which provides industrial workers with a safety solution when working at height and on ground level.read more