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Marijuana and the Workplace: Introduction

This episode of Workplace Matters is the first of two about marijuana in the workplace. With more states choosing to alter marijuana laws and regulations despite federal laws, the discussion surrounding marijuana and the workplace is changing. How should businesses respond or not respond to these changes? This first episode focuses on educating employers about marijuana’s […]

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CDC Releases COVID-19 Interim Guidance for Businesses and Employers

This interim guidance is based on what is currently known about the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will update this interim guidance as needed and as additional information becomes available.  

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Podcast Series Launch

https://hwc.public-health.uiowa.edu/multimedia/podcasts/

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Congratulations Lisa Henning!

After more than 40 years of service with the Nebraska Safety Council, Laurie Klosterboer will soon retire from her position as executive director. We are delighted to announce that Lisa Henning, Director of WorkWell, will be stepping up to lead the Nebraska Safety Council. “We are thrilled that Lisa has accepted the position of executive […]

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Missing Pieces in the Employee Well-being Puzzle

Through a community-based pilot project grant funded by the Healthier Workforce Center of the Midwest, the St. Louis Area Business Health Coalition (BHC) recently created and released the Total Worker Health® Employer Guide. It includes Total Worker Health (TWH) education and resources for employers to address topics including workplace hazards, interpersonal relationships, the organization of […]

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Register for Agricultural Safety & Health: The Core Course

The Agricultural Safety and Health Core Course has been the national model of effective agricultural safety and health education for over a decade. Expert instruction is provided by experienced faculty and specialists including Board Certified Physicians, Veterinarians, and Certified Industrial Hygienists. Course Includes • Interactive Activities • Safety and Rescue Demonstrations • Classroom Instruction • Farm Tours […]

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Limerick Contest Winner Announced!

Congratulations to the 2019 OSH Limerick Contest Winner, J. Davidson!   Thank you to all our participants for your time and talents!

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