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Occupational Health

Need a primary care doctor? Visit your employer's on-site occupational health clinic

February 20, 2013 - Posted by Karen O'Hara

This is my fourth post in a five-part series on workplace health and safety trends for 2013, taking off on my forecast for 2012.

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Topics: wellness, occupational health, healthcare, energy, employee health, illness prevention, employees, workplace wellness

Act 2 for workforce wellness programs

December 04, 2012 - Posted by Karen O'Hara

With the election behind us, the Obama administration has introduced Affordable Care Act provisions intended to motivate employers and employees to partake in workplace wellness programs.

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Topics: occupational health, Featured, industrial, energy, illness prevention, absenteeism, human resources, workplace wellness

Making the case for worker responsibility

November 05, 2012 - Posted by Bill Grana

A few weeks ago I wrote about how my experience working in the concession stand at a high school football game inspired me to encourage employers to first seriously consider general conditions and physical and mental stresses to which the workforce is subjected before they blame workers for accidents and injuries.

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Topics: occupational health, workplace safety, industrial, energy, occupational safety