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2021 East Central Iowa Safety and Health Conference

When: February 25, 2021 all-day
Where: Online

The 2021 East Central Iowa Safety & Health Conference is going virtual! Join us on February 25, 2021 via Zoom. We do not have to tell you that safety has changed over the past year[…]

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The Role of Organizational Design in the Future of Work

When: January 27, 2021 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: Online

This first webinar of 2021 in the new NIOSH series on the Future of Work. This event will focus on the role of organizational design in the future of work, featuring speakers from NIOSH and[…]

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Fatigue in the Workplace: Effects on Health and Performance and Measurement Considerations

When: December 16, 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Online

Webinar Details A leading cause of non-fatal work injuries is overexertion and bodily reaction. What is less understood is the role fatigue plays as a contributing factor. Fatigue in the workplace is a multidimensional process[…]

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State of COVID-19 Response and Future World of Work Summit

When: December 9, 2020 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Where: Online

Virtual Event Date: Dec. 9, 2020 Time: 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (CST) Price: $49 for NSC members, $69 for nonmembers Since the pandemic began, experts at the National Safety Council and its member and partner organizations have[…]

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COVID-19: Challenges of Returning to Work or Staying at Work During a Pandemic

When: December 4, 2020 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Where: Online

Hosted by: Vicki Kristman, PhD William Shaw, PhD Doug Gross, PhD More information coming soon.   Register here.

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Effective Interventions to Combat Opioid Misuse: Studies from the Field of Opioid Prescription Management

When: December 10, 2020 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Online

As the country continues efforts to reduce opioid misuse and overdose, what are some of the lessons learned? What progress have we made? Join the NIOSH Total Worker Health Program and Center for Workers’ Compensation Studies on[…]

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The Urgency in Addressing Mental Health in the Workplace

When: December 8, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Where: Online

Presented By: WELCOA We know the mental well-being of your employees is a top concern as you look for the best partners and services to help you in making the workplace whole again. This December[…]

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Managing Remote Workers Webinar

When: October 27, 2020 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Zoom, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA

This event will address the health & safety concerns of managing employees remotely. Sponsored by the Healthier Workforce Center of the Midwest and the Tippie College of Business. Moderated by Tippie Assistant Professor Beth Livington and[…]

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Substance Abuse & Mental Health Forum

When: September 24, 2020 @ 8:45 am – 2:30 pm
Where: Online (Zoom)

A one-day virtual forum sponsored by the Iowa-Illinois Safety Council focusing on how substance abuse, mental health and domestic violence issues have changed during the Covid-19 pandemic for both employees and employers. Topics include: Iowa[…]

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COVID-19 Webinar Series: Contact Tracing

When: July 16, 2020 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Where: Online

COVID-19 Webinar Series: Contact Tracing – How it’s done, and how you can help As COVID-19 cases rise across the country, the construction industry is looking for ways to prevent the spread of the disease[…]

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